Story by Maddy Williams | Contributing Writer A Middle Tennessee State University student was declared a finalist in the third year of the Scholars for Conservation Leadership Program, created by the Land Trust Alliance, last month and is eligible for a 2023 fellowship. The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization, represents 950 member …

Story and Photos by Kailee Shores | Assistant News Editor On Thursday night, Wynonna Judd performed “The Judds: Love is Alive, The Final Show” at Murphy Center, alongside special guests Martina McBride, Kelsea Ballerini, Ashley McBryde, Little Big Town and Brandi Carlile. The show was an emotional tribute to the other half of The Judds …

Story by Jenene Grover | Contributing Writer Author of popular young adult books “The Serpent King” and “In the Wild Light” Jeff Zentner spoke at Middle State Tennessee University’s Creative Writing Event Series, In Process on October 27 about how he came to write novels and read excerpts from his two new novels coming out …

After Tennessee’s law criminalizing abortion went into effect, Chloe Akers, a criminal defense attorney for the state of Tennessee, addressed MTSU students about the importance of voting and understanding the legislative process.  The new law makes it a criminal offense for anyone to perform an abortion, punishable up to 15 years in prison. Akers said …

Middle Tennessee State University alumna and author of upcoming book “No Choice: The Destruction of Roe v. Wade and the Fight to Protect a Fundamental American Right,” spoke to a group of MTSU students. Former MTSU Sidelines editor-in-chief and current Reckon News reporter Becca Andrews discussed the challenges of writing a book on abortion in …

Story by Lillian Chapman Photos by Aubrey Salm “One of the ways that you prevent big events, like the Holocaust, from happening is remembering them because the further it gets from memory the less effective it becomes,” said Caleb Franklin, an undergraduate who spoke at the Holocaust Studies Conference. Undergraduates from Middle Tennessee State University …