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Governor and Mayor Gather At Future Reeb Community Center

Governor and Mayor Gather At Future Reeb Community Center

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 [...]

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COSI’s 50th Anniversary!

COSI’s 50th Anniversary!

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’d like to give a huge shout out to the COSI Science Center as it celebrates its 50th anniversary. Broad & High will have a feature on COSI’s legacy on its Wednesday, March 26 broadcast and the video will be posted online.

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WOSU provides live coverage of OSU Presidential Announcement

WOSU provides live coverage of OSU Presidential Announcement

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU will have live coverage this afternoon from the OSU Longaberger Alumni House of the historic naming of a new President. Coverage begins at 4 pm of the OSU Board of Trustees meeting and the appointment of the 15th President in Ohio State’s 143-year history.

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WOSU & OSU – It’s in the Seal

WOSU & OSU – It’s in the Seal

| December 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Why does Ohio State own a network of educational television and radio stations we now call WOSU Public Media? Part of the answer is in OSU’s seal from the 1870s.

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89.7 Week Long Series Focuses on Columbus School Levy

89.7 Week Long Series Focuses on Columbus School Levy

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 5, Columbus School District voters face a big decision – whether to approve a 24 percent increase in school taxes. WOSU 89.7 NPR News is taking a week-long critical look at the levy request.

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Focusing our efforts on Columbus’ South Side

Focusing our efforts on Columbus’ South Side

| September 16, 2013 | 1 Comment

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 [...]

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Join us for a “WOSU Media Munch”

Join us for a “WOSU Media Munch”

| July 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

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.

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WOSU 89.7 NPR News – AP Outstanding Radio News Award

WOSU 89.7 NPR News – AP Outstanding Radio News Award

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

89.7 NPR News swept just about every reporting category and was named the Outstanding Radio News Operation by the Ohio Associated Press over the weekend.

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Free TV with No Monthly Bills!

Free TV with No Monthly Bills!

| March 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

A recent paid ad in the Columbus Dispatch made me laugh out loud.  The full page ad blares a headline “Public gets Free TV with no monthly bills” as if this was a revolutionary new concept. WOSU TV PBS has been serving Columbus for free for 56 years. 

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Shouting Out to New WOSU Members

Shouting Out to New WOSU Members

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our WOSU Friends Advisory Board is a group of avid volunteers who help WOSU in many ways – advocacy, fundraising, promotion, outreach and more.  After the board meeting this past Wednesday, they took to the phones to help us say THANK YOU to recent contributors.  Nearly 700 calls were made over a 90 minute period!  [...]

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