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Story by Maddy Williams | Contributing Writer Honorable mention by Ethan Pickering | Lifestyles Editor Reading provides a myriad of benefits, such as bettering your memory, reducing stress and lowering your screen time.  If you want to lessen the amount of time you spend scrolling on social media or watching Netflix, reading is a great …

Story by Hannah Plunkett / Contributing Writer Photo by IMDb As we near the end of the spring semester, we are all looking forward to a summer full of rest, relaxation, and a much-needed break…right? Whether that is your reality or not, we need some time to relax, even if that’s just a few minutes …

Photo Courtesy of NME Story by Ashley Barrientos/Contributing Writer Bittersweet hues of loneliness, regret, heartbreak and wistfulness are gently colored in between the stanzas of Lana Del Rey’s debut poetry book, “Violet Bent Backwards Over the Grass,” which released on September 29. Del Rey is primarily recognized as an American singer-songwriter whose musical style is …

Feature Photo Courtesy of Mental Floss Photos and Story by Reana Gibson/Contributing Writer On November 8, MTSU Sandbox held their Comic Book Networking Night at the Student Union. The event was hosted by MTSU alumnus and Sandbox member Will Nolan, who wanted to use this event as an opportunity for content creators to get together …

Photo and story by LB Rogers / Contributing Writer  Music lovers filled the seats and lined the walls at Station Inn Tuesday night for a Charlie Worsham performance in celebration of the release of his new book, “Follow Your Heart.”  Worsham welcomed audience members to what he has affectionately named Station Inn, “the Sistine Chapel …

Photo by Tiffany Brady / MTSU Sidelines Elyce Helford, an MTSU professor of English and women’s and gender studies, was influential in the production of the multi-author book, “The Woman Fantastic in Contemporary American Media Culture,” which discusses how women are represented in modern popular culture. Helford was a senior editor for the 2016 book, …