Station News & Events

2:37pm

Tue April 29, 2014
Station News & Events

Jian Explores the Economic Model Sustaining our TV Addiction on Q for 4-29-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Salon.com's ANDREW LEONARD discusses how the arguably-greatest creative period in television's history is being threatened by the economic model sustaining our TV addiction… and the broader implications that has for access overall.

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2:35pm

Tue April 29, 2014
Station News & Events

How the Poorest regions in Mexico Deal with Climate Change on THE world for 4-29-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Grab some lemon juice and a toothpick. We're writing secret letters today. More on that in a minute.

Violence has flared again across Syria, and our plan is to take you to Damascus for the latest. We'll pair that with a look at Hezbollah, the Lebanese Shiite group whose fighters have been battling alongside Syria's government forces for months now. Susannah George in Beirut has that story for us.

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3:47pm

Mon April 28, 2014
Station News & Events

MTSU on the Record Cites Greek Organization Impact on College Student Success

As spring commencement draws near, the “MTSU On the Record” radio program will present a graduate-to-be with some interesting information about student success rates.

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Wes Routon will be aired from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, April 28, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, May 4, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).

With Dr. Jay Walker of Niagara University, Routon conducted a study that found four-year graduation rates are notably higher for members of Greek organizations than nonmembers.

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3:39pm

Mon April 28, 2014
Station News & Events

NFL Cheerleaders Demanding Better Working Conditions on Q for 4-28-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Slate's AMANDA HESS discusses why NFL cheerleaders are finally breaking the 'culture of silence' and demanding better working conditions, while simultaneously challenging our notions of female empowerment.

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3:35pm

Mon April 28, 2014
Station News & Events

Buried ET Atari Game Cartridges Found and Racism in Pro Soccer on The World for 4-28-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

ET, the video game, phones home. More on that in a minute.

First, we're off to Ukraine to get the latest from The Toronto Sun's Mitch Potter. He narrowly escaped being kidnapped by pro-Russian activists in the eastern part of the country. He'll tell us about his close shave and his uniquely Canadian approach to avoid becoming a hostage. Listen in for that.

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