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December 4, 2007

RSU President Guest on ‘Green Country Perspectives’ This Week

Dr. Wiley and Sam Jones

Rogers State University President Dr. Joe Wiley is this week’s guest on RSU Public Television’s news talk show “Green Country Perspectives with Sam Jones.” The 30-minute program will air at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7

Wiley will talk about a variety of subjects including Hillcat athletics, current and future campus construction projects and the history of RSU.

“We are excited to have Dr. Wiley on our flagship program and think viewers will learn a lot from his conversation with host Sam Jones,” said Dan Schiedel, general manager of RSU Public TV. “There is a great deal going on at RSU and this show is a chance to share university news with the public.”

This is the second season of RSU Public Television’s weekly news talk show and host Sam Jones brings more than 30 years of broadcast experience to the series.  Many viewers will recognize him from his years on KOTV and KJRH in Tulsa. He worked as the co-anchor for KJRH’s nightly news from 1981 to 1986.

The episode featuring Dr. Wiley will be repeated at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9 and 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12.

RSU Public Television can be found on UHF channel 35, Cox cable channel 19 and satellite channel 35. The station, based on RSU’s Claremore campus, reaches about 1.2 million people within a 75-mile radius of the campus and is Oklahoma’s only full-powered television station operated by a public university.

More information about the program and RSU Public Television is available by calling (800) 823-7210 or visiting www.rsupublictv.org.