A library, a church and a school. Those three institutions were created in Worthington long before any of the founding fathers from New England stepped foot in Ohio. And through pioneer hardships, economic depressions and world wars, the citizens of Worthington have held fast to the principles of fellowship and lifelong learning. It’s a story [...]
Governor Kasich used the Reeb Elementary School on the South Side of Columbus as his backdrop in signing the Ohio Capital Improvement Bill today. The 110-year old building will be renovated in the coming year and turned into a new community center designed to change lives in the neighborhood. State capital funds combined with City [...]
Lesson plans created out of WOSU’s Columbus Neighborhoods documentary series have been honored with a national award from the National Educational Telecommunications Association for best use of digital media in the classroom.
If you missed the latest Columbus Neighborhoods – South Side documentary Monday night, no fear. It will run again on WOSU TV Thursday night (9/19) at 9 pm and again Sunday afternoon (9/22) at 4 pm. This is an ALL WOSU effort for our community to learn more about the history and future of our [...]
The Emmy Award winning local documentary series, Columbus Neighborhoods, returns with a profile of the South Side (or is it the South End?) of Columbus at 8 pm next Monday night, September 16th on WOSU TV.
We’ve unveiled a new series of speakers bureau presentations for any civic and social organization across central Ohio called the “WOSU Media Munch.” Basically, you learn about WOSU and its programming and get to munch on something at the same time! The Friends Board of WOSU makes the presentations assisted by WOSU staffers.
Ricky Skaggs was interviewed this week by Rich Baker of WOSU 89.7′s Bluegrass Ramble. He talked about his Friday night show in Columbus with ProMusica, but also playing the Parsons Avenue clubs and living in West Jeff for a couple of years as a teenager.
I would just as soon we never had to learn the meaning of this new word in our vocabulary: Sequestration. But there it is, this unlucky 13 letter word that is dominating the news and impacts the fiscal health of all federally funded organizations including all of public broadcasting. At WOSU Public Media, we receive [...]
Special Thanks to Mayor Coleman and 200 Columbus leader Jamie Greene for the comments at yesterday’s press conference about the completion of the Columbus Bicentennial. WOSU was thrilled to use this occasion to announce an additional three year commitment to Columbus Neighborhoods!