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Video by Nigel Shelly / Contributing Videographer Photo and story by Cabarrius Frierson / Contributing Writer  Middle Tennessee State University students and staff participated Thursday in the third annual “Raiderthon” in the MTSU Recreation Center to benefit a Middle Tennessee children’s hospital. The annual fundraiser and dance marathon was established in 2015 by Kristen Perry, …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Guest speakers for “MTSU Raiderthon” spoke about their family’s story, and four new resolutions were brought up for discussion at MTSU’s Student Government Association meeting on Thursday. After the roll call, several guests were introduced to speak to SGA members. Kristen Perry, an MTSU alumna and founder of Raiderthon, introduced husband and …

Photo and Story by Steve Barnum / Staff Writer The second annual “Raiderthon” took place Thursday in the Campus Recreation Center to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network. Kristen Perry, an MTSU senior and the founder of Raiderthon, explained that Raiderthon is MTSU’s first dance marathon program. The Raiderthon is where students sign up to …

Photo by Boyd Photography Just a few short days ago, Kristen Perry claimed the crown of the 2017 Miss MTSU Pageant. A lifelong resident of Murfreesboro and a graduate of Middle Tennessee Christian School, Perry will soon receive scholarships, as well as the opportunity to compete in the state pageant which will be held June 21-24 …