Station News & Events http://wmot.org en More on the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa on the World for 7-28 http://wmot.org/post/more-ebola-outbreak-west-africa-world-7-28 <p>We continue to closely follow events in the Middle East today, where a lull in the fighting, relatively speaking, is giving both sides time to take stock of what's happened.</p><p>Plus, the Ebola outbreak in West Africa seems to be getting worse, with a reported case now in Nigeria. We'll speak with Dr. William Fisher, who was on the front lines in the battle against Ebola in Guinea recently.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:52:14 +0000 41647 at http://wmot.org MTSU Alumna-turned-Buddhist Nun Explains Her Life on 'MTSU on the Record' http://wmot.org/post/mtsu-alumna-turned-buddhist-nun-explains-her-life-mtsu-record <p><strong>— </strong>MTSU alumna Dolma Johanison, whose personal path has taken her from toting a gun to becoming a nun, will be the guest on the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.</p><p>Host Gina Logue’s interview with Johanison will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, July 28, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and <a href="http://www.wmot.org/">www.wmot.org</a>).</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:17:03 +0000 41558 at http://wmot.org MTSU Alumna-turned-Buddhist Nun Explains Her Life on 'MTSU on the Record' Sandra Tsing Loh on Her Essay Collection on Q for 7-25 http://wmot.org/post/sandra-tsing-loh-her-essay-collection-q-7-25 <p><strong>TODAY on "Q"&nbsp;</strong></p><p>--&nbsp;Writer and performer <strong>SANDRA TSING LOH</strong>, talks about her essay collection "The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones", which features her witty insights into mid-life and culture.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:13:03 +0000 41557 at http://wmot.org Prince Luitpold on the Sport of Jousting on The World for 7-25 http://wmot.org/post/prince-luitpold-sport-jousting-world-7-25 <p><strong>Greetings from your Boston newsroom at The World.</strong></p><p>We'll have an update on the Mideast crisis, including the Palestinian protests in the West Bank.</p><p>We'll talk about Iraq too, where the Sunni extremist group, ISIS, continues to make inroads. Valerie Hamilton reports from, El Cajon, a suburb of San Diego known as "Little Baghdad" because so many Iraqi refugees have settled there. These days, many of them are focused on what's happened to Christians in Mosul… now under the control of ISIS.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:11:29 +0000 41556 at http://wmot.org Project Runway's Tim Gunn on Q for 7-24 http://wmot.org/post/project-runways-tim-gunn-q-7-24 <p><strong>TODAY on "Q"&nbsp;</strong></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:54:23 +0000 41527 at http://wmot.org