FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 20, 2009
EDITORIAL CONTACT: Gina Logue, 615-898-5081; WMOT-FM, 615-898-2800
COOKING, EATING ON THE MENU ON “MTSU ON THE RECORD”
New York Times Expert Mark Bittman Talks Turkey in Time for Thanksgiving
(MURFREESBORO) – Mark Bittman, food and cooking columnist for The New York Times, will talk about healthy eating just in time for Thanksgiving this Sunday, Nov. 22, at 8 a.m. on “MTSU on the Record” with host Gina Logue on WMOT-FM (89.5 and wmot.org).
The author of six books, including How to Cook Everything and Food Matters, Bittman was a guest speaker at the 2009 Tennessee Undergraduate Social Science Symposium Nov. 10. He encourages the consumption of more greens and grains and fewer industrially processed animal foodstuffs.
To hear last week’s program on research into the impact of public health policy on Southern attitudes toward death, go to http://frank.mtsu.edu/~proffice/podcast2009.html and click on “November 15, 2009.” For more information, contact Logue at 615-898-5081 or WMOT-FM at 615-898-2800.
With three Nobel Prize winners among its alumni and former faculty, Middle Tennessee State University confers master’s degrees in 10 areas, the Specialist in Education degree, the Doctor of Arts degree and the Doctor of Philosophy degree. MTSU is ranked among the top 100 public universities in the nation in the Forbes “America’s Best Colleges” 2009 survey.