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Story by Serena Vasudeva | Contributing Writer The American Democracy Project is hosting a voter registration drive that will last until October 7.  On Tuesday, a blue canopy tent was pitched outside of the Keathley University Center. Underneath it, Luke Cameron helped students complete their voter registration forms. Luke Cameron, a member of the American …

Story by Lillian Chapman Students are reading aloud portions of the U.S. Constitution over loudspeakers at different locations on Middle Tennessee State University’s campus every day this week for “Constitution Week.” The annual celebration commemorates the Sept. 17 anniversary of the Consitution’s signing. In 2004, Congress made it a federal law that any institution that …

Story by Kayla Walker Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett is inviting Middle Tennessee State University students to participate in the 2022 College Voter Registration Competition during National Voter Registration Month. Middle Tennessee State University students Luke Cameron and Kayla Jenkins work the voters registration table located in front of the Honors College Building for …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines A bill that would establish polling places on institutions of higher education in Tennessee has been introduced in the General Assembly, with multiple MTSU representatives playing key roles in the formation of the proposal. London Lamar, the youngest female representative in Tennessee, has introduced HB0554, which would require …

Photo by Megan Cole / Assistant News Editor Today is the last day to register to vote for the upcoming elections this November. Many Tennesseans across the state have already registered and will head to the polls to select their favorite candidates. As citizens gear up, students at MTSU have a last-minute opportunity on campus …