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Photo and story by Daniel Shaw-Remeta / Contributing Writer Alison Mann, a public historian with the U.S. State Department, gave a lecture on famed 19th-century author and activist Frederick Douglass Wednesday in the Paul W. Martin Sr. Honors Building. She discussed Douglass’s diplomatic career and mentioned a few historically significant events in his life that …

Photo courtesy of CNN Contributions by Caleb Revill / Assistant News Editor  After a tumultuous year of controversy, political division and many changes to the way that the country is governed since the Obama era, President Donald Trump gave his first State of the Union address Tuesday. The president spent over an hour discussing a …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Sidelines Archive Story by Jaime Minor / Contributing Writer  The Trump administration released its proposed budget for the 2018 fiscal year on Tuesday, and, if passed by Congress, many MTSU student loan borrowers may be affected. The budget proposes changes to the student federal aid program and will affect …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / News Reporter With 100 days under his belt and a constitutional oath in his name, President Donald Trump has been a great influence on the socio-economic climate in the United States. Through the first 100 days, the president has worked to establish this influence through policies and orders that …