Posts in category

Student Government


Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor MTSU’s Student Government Association Senate held its final meeting of the semester on Thursday in the Student Union Ballroom, capping off a session that President Courtney Brandon said was marked by unity among senators. “I think us working together worked really well,” Brandon said. “We probably wouldn’t …

Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Senators of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building to discuss a new slate of bills and resolutions pertaining to campus life. The first bill, introduced by Sen. Abbigail Thomson, would honor former MTSU …

Update at 12:55 p.m on Nov. 7, 2017: Sidelines incorrectly reported that SGA members passed the two bills discussed in the meeting. The bills were simply debated in the meeting. Sidelines regrets the error.  Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary …

Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building to discuss a proposed bill that would amend the SGA constitution to allow for an impeachment process for its executive board. Senators also discussed a …

This article was updated on Oct. 9, 2017 at 1:55 p.m. to correct misinformation regarding the frequency of the ceremony and those involved. Sidelines regrets the error.  Photo and story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association commemorated the former presidents of SGA from the past five years …

Photo and Story by Ethan Clark / Contributing Writer Senators from Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association decided to table debate on a resolution to construct a pavilion for students taking apartment shuttles in their weekly meeting Thursday. The resolution, introduced by Sen. Simone LeClaire at the previous week’s meeting, would provide for the …