MTSU’s latest contribution to the continuing need for blood in the region is the subject of the next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program.
Host Gina Logue’s interview with Regina Raccuglia Conway, communications manager for the Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — A mid-state man has died after contracting West Nile virus.
Family members told WTVF-TV (http://bit.ly/1aeurWo ) that 82-year-old Marion Rogers died Sunday at Saint Thomas at Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro. Rogers was reportedly admitted about two weeks ago.
He was the 14th person in Tennessee to be diagnosed with the mosquito borne virus this year and the second death from it.
The next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program will delve into the topics of journalism, the recording industry and electronic media communication.
Host Gina Logue’s interview with Ken Paulson, new dean of MTSU’s College of Mass Communication and president of the First Amendment Center in Nashville, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and http://www.wmot.org).
The next edition of the “MTSU On the Record” radio program will feature a visiting lecturer and expert on civil rights and racial history.
Host Gina Logue’s interview with Dr. Thomas J. Sugrue, this year’s 2013 Strickland Visiting Scholar Lecturer, will air from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, and from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, on WMOT-FM (89.5 and www.wmot.org).
An internationally renowned battlefield archaeologist from the University of Glasgow will bring the story of the final bloody fight for the British monarchy to MTSU on Wednesday, Sept. 11, in a special free lecture in MTSU’s Student Union.
Dr. Tony Pollard, director of the Centre for Battlefield Archaeology and a senior lecturer in the Scotltish university’s Department of Archaeology, will speak at 6 p.m. in the second-floor ballroom on “Old Wounds, New Perspectives: The Archeological Investigation of Culloden Battlefield.”