Posts in category

News


Take a compliment, leave a compliment activity Story and Photos by Bren Jackson | Contributing Writer September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. In recognition of this, Middle Tennessee State University Counseling Services hosted their annual Mental Health Wellness and Suicide Prevention Fair on campus. The event took place Sept. 22 inside the Student Union …

Story and photos by Cassie Clark / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee State University hosted the “Communities Surviving Together: Communicating and Working for Social and Racial Justice During a Pandemic” outdoor fair event on Thursday, Sept. 23, as part of MT Engage Week. The event took place in the Student Union Commons, where around 35 different …

Story by Aubrey Salm / Contributing Writer On Monday, Middle Tennessee State University Fraternity and Sorority Life hosted a bystander training course discussing sexual violence and hazing. The two-hour session hosted by Leslie Merritt, MTSU director of Fraternity & Sorority Life, and Daleigh Thompson, a recent graduate of MTSU and advocate for consent and accountability, …

On Tuesday, the Middle Tennessee State University Board of Trustees voted unanimously to “support efforts to gain permission from the state” to remove Nathan Forrest’s name from MTSU’s ROTC building, according to the Murfreesboro Voice. As President Sidney McPhee has expressed in earlier statements concerning Forrest Hall, the name is a painful reminder of the past. …

Story by Peyton Tranas | Core Writer When events began to be re-planned and put on schedules again, the world was under the assumption the pandemic would be significantly better, if not gone. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is still here, but entertainment workers have to be able to get back to work. Venue workers and …

Cover photo by Bill Lickman | Photographer Twenty years ago, four planes were commandeered by terrorists and crashed into iconic sites in America: the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. A fourth plane also crashed into a field in rural Pennsylvania. Much like the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, the …