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Sidelines is MTSU's editorially independent, student-run newspaper. Founded in 1925, the paper is available in print weekly during the academic year. Sections include news, features, sports, opinion, and arts and entertainment. Stop by the Center for Innovation in Media to see Sidelines in action or visit Sidelines online for up-to-the-minutes news and information at

News & Events 

Mass Comments: Justin Reed turns college radio up a notch
WMTS DJ Justin Reed goes above and beyond with his radio program, "The Justin Reed Show".

Mass Comments: Behind the Glass in Bragg
The large, reflective glass doors on the first floor of the Mass Communication Building mark the entrance to a pioneering space designed as an outlet for student media and state-of-the-art instruction. It's MTSU's new Center for Innovation in Media.

HUNTER: Next media star could be just around the corner
For a long time, Middle Tennessee State University has been known for having one of the best electronic mass communication programs in the nation.

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