Religion and Spirituality
5:50 pm
Tue October 28, 2014

USC Professor Explores Sharia And The Constitution

Professor Sherman Jackson.
Credit Mira Zimet/University of Southern California

University of Southern California professor Dr. Sherman Jackson is both an American and a Muslim. That’s put him front and center on the debates over Islamic culture in the U.S. He’s been working to bridge the divides and provide answers he hopes both sides can use to understand each other better. On Tuesday evening, October 28, he brings that perspective to the University of Tennessee as a guest of the Religious Studies Department. He’ll speak on the concept of sharia and its interactions with U.S. laws and culture.

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Opera in November on WUOT

Nov. 1   Michigan Opera Theater presents “Cyrano,” based on Edmond Rostand’s celebrated stage drama of 1897

Nov. 8   Donizetti’s “Lucrezia Borgia,” recorded live in July 2014 at The Caramoor Summer Music Festival in New York

Nov. 15  Tobias Picker’s “An American Tragedy,” presented by the Glimmerglass Festival

Nov. 22   The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Presents Verdi’s “Macbeth

Nov. 29  Rossini Opera Festival Presents Rossini’s “Armida”

Pet Pledge Day
2:52 pm
Tue October 28, 2014

Today is Pet Pledge Day!

HABIT: Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee

  It’s Pet Pledge Day! Pledge in honor of your pets AND help Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee (HABIT)!

Today is a day to honor your furry (and not so furry) friends while supporting the station you care about. But wait, there’s more! Today is your chance to “Make it a HABIT” to donate to WUOT AND support a worthy nonprofit!

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Arts
2:43 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Holiday Treat Time!

Donate today and you may be enjoying a night at The Nutcracker and dinner at Aubrey’s!

  It’s the second day of the Fall Fund Drive, and today we’re looking forward to the holidays: If you donate by 8 p.m., you’ll have the chance to win a holiday treat!

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Fall Fund Drive 2014
4:22 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

WUOT Celebrates 65th with Drive Kick-Off

  Happy Birthday, WUOT! Sixty-five years ago today, WUOT went on the air for the very first time. We’ve come a long way. WUOT now offers analog and digital signals, streams on the web, has TWO channels of 24/7 programming, and produces some amazing local programming, some of which has been recognized by prestigious organizations as the best in the country!

Yes, WUOT has come a long way, and YOU helped make that possible with your annual gifts of support. Thank you!

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