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An Ikea-sponsored prank shows the art world is just like Ikea wants you to think it is

We’ve all been there before.  

You move into a new apartment. The walls are bare. You’re too old to put sports posters on the wall, or that light-up beer sign you won at pub trivia. But you’re also too poor to buy real art. So you head to Ikea, where fine art costs less then a lobster roll sold out of a truck.

A sharecropper’s son who flew into the pages of history will be the guest on the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with retired Col. William “Greg” Gregory will air from 5:30-6 p.m. Monday, March 23, and from 8-8:30 a.m. Sunday, March 29, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and

The aviation ace will speak about his extraordinary career at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, in Room 204 of the Todd Building on campus. This event is free and open to the public.

Meet the business exec apologizing to working moms

Katharine Zaleski admits that she used to roll her eyes at career women with children. Now she wants to publicly atone for that attitude.


Activists go up against Drew Faust as Harvard refuses to divest carbon

The Harvard University president, who skipped midterms to march in Selma 50 years ago, is facing activists who see her as representative of university's refusal to get rid of investments in fossil fuels. Says one Harvard student: "The leaders I’m supposed to look up to have 100 percent failed me.''

The enduring beauty of Loie Fuller’s choreography is the subject of the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Jessica Lindberg Coxe, a ballet performance instructor with the Greater Austin Dance Academy of Austin, Texas, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, March 16, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, March 22, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and