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The new Steak ‘n Shake in the Student Union Building was all the buzz on campus the first week back, even though it was cut short by the snow storm. As we told you earlier, the new Steak ‘n Shake opened for business the first day of classes. Students rushed to eat there all day …

Steak ‘n Shake will begin serving up steakburgers to MTSU students starting Tuesday. The ’50s-style diner, most well known for its steakburgers and hand-dipped milkshakes, has replaced Tortilla Fresca in the Student Union Building. Amid other restaurant suggestions, students have advocated for getting a Steak ‘n Shake on campus for the past few years. Since …

When you entered high school, it was hard enough to endure the freshman experience.  But being a freshman in college is a different ball game. You’re in classes with students of varied ages and backgrounds, you don’t know many people and you’re exposed to a new world of experiences and responsibilities. And to top it all off, most of …

Actor and author Hill Harper spoke in the Student Union Ballroom Wednesday night as MTSU’s Black History Month keynote speaker. Harper, who starred in CBS’s CSI: NY and USA Network’s Covert Affairs, came off as charismatic, smart, funny and extremely wise. His message was potent and deep, yet light with some well-timed humor and crowd involvement. …

Moon Taxi performs at MTSU's Student Union Ballroom in Murfreesboro, Tenn. on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. (MTSU Sidelines / Brett Turner)

There are two positive outcomes that can come with seeing a band perform live. Some performances reaffirm your love for a group, while some make you love them even more. The latter is what I experienced after seeing Nashville rock act Moon Taxi perform Tuesday night at the Student Union Ballroom. Going in, I was …