Jaye Murray, one of four U.S. students newly honored by the Society for Human Resource Management, will be the guest on “MTSU on the Record” with host Gina Logue at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, and 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and wmot.org).
Murray, who hails from Orlando, Fla., is a recipient of the 2012 Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year award from the Society for Human Resource Management.
Dr. June Hall McCash will talk about her book, “A Titanic Love Story: Ida and Isodor Straus,” on the next edition of “MTSU On the Record” with host Gina Logue at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 30, and 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and wmot.org).
McCash, founding director of the MTSU University Honors Program and former chair and now professor emerita of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, tells the true story of the German Jewish immigrants who died aboard the RMS Titanic in 1912.
An MTSU director whose first children’s book has received the Betty Ford Center’s seal of approval will be Gina Logue’s guest on the next edition of “MTSU On the Record” at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 23, and 8 a.m. Sunday, July 29, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).
Elaine Mitchell Palmore, the head of MTSU’s Child Development Center, is the author of “The Dragon Who Lives at Our House.” It’s one of only 14 books about addiction recommended for children by the famed alcohol and drug-abuse treatment center in Rancho Mirage, Calif.
Dr. Sean Foley, associate professor of history at MTSU, will discuss his 15-month research trip to Malaysia and other parts of Southeast Asia on “MTSU on the Record” with host Gina Logue at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 16, and 8 a.m. Sunday, July 22, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and wmot.org).
Supported by his third grant from the U.S. Department of State’s Fulbright Program, Foley studied at International Islamic University in Kuala Lumpur and made presentations in other nations in the region.
Underwater videography by MTSU students aboard the ship E/V Nautilus is the topic of the next “MTSU on the Record” with host Gina Logue at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 9, and 8 a.m. Sunday, July 15 on WMOT-FM (89.5 and wmot.org).
Dr. Mary Nichols, professor of electronic media communication, and Ryan Skelley, an EMC major, recorded the interview before leaving for an excursion to the Black Sea with explorer Bob Ballard. The oceanic adventurer found the wreckage of the Titanic in 1985 and the ruins of the Bismarck in 1989.