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Press Releases:

WOSU Kids Day At The Ohio State Fair
July 16, 2018

Classical 101 Reprises Instrument Drive After Successful Inaugural Year
July 9, 2018

WOSU Collecting Gently Used Shoes For Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Shoe Drive
June 15, 2018

WOSU Classroom Launches Inaugural Excellence In Education Awards
April 25, 2018

WOSU Public Media Receives Major Grant To Advance Career Readiness For Students And Workers
March 29, 2018

89.7 NPR News Brings Radio Version Of Popular Podcast To Weeknight Lineup
March 27, 2018

89.7 NPR News Wins Eight Awards From Ohio Associated Press Media Editors
March 26, 2018

WOSU Launches New Podcast On Aging
December 19, 2017

WPBO-TV In Portsmouth, Ohio Goes Off The Air In October
September 25, 2017

WOSU Public Media Wins Regional Emmy Award for Columbus Neighborhoods: New Americans
August 7, 2017

WOSU Kids Day At The Ohio State Fair
July 17, 2017

Classical 101 Launches Instrument Drive
July 10, 2017

WOSU Public Media and the Center of Science and Industry (COSI) Unveil New Exhibit for Children
June 15, 2017

Tom Rieland Elected To Chair National Public TV Organization
June 12, 2017

89.7 NPR News Wins Eight Awards From Ohio Associated Press Media Editors
May 23, 2017

The Ohio State University Announces Sale Of WPBO-TV (Portsmouth) Broadcast License In FCC Auction
March 3, 2017

WOSU Public Media Acquires Educational Technology Leader
February 7, 2017

WOSU Public Media Joins Ohio Public Television Stations In Providing An Innovative New Service To Support Public Safety
October 24, 2016

Emmy Award Winning Documentary Series, Columbus Neighborhoods, Goes Weekly
September 23, 2016

WOSU Returning TV Studios To Columbus Campus Of Ohio State – – Envisions 15th And High Headquarters
September 16, 2016

Tom Rieland Elected To Executive Committee Of National Education Telecommunications Association
August 17, 2016

WOSU Public Media Wins Five Regional Emmy Awards
August 8, 2016

89.7 NPR News Introduces Two New Programs To Weekend Lineup
August 1, 2016

WOSU Public Media Partners With Ohio State Fair For WOSU/PBS Kids Day
July 21, 2016

WOSU Wins Seven Awards From Ohio Society of Professional Journalists
July 8, 2016

89.7 NPR News Wins Ohio AP Awards
May 16, 2016

Classical 101 and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Present a ‘Youth & Family Concert’
April 4, 2016

General Manager of WOSU Public Media to Serve as a PBS Professional Director
February 10, 2016

Columbus Neighborhoods: New Americans Premieres On WOSU TV
January 4, 2016

WOSU Wins 11 Awards From The Ohio Society of Professional Journalists
October 26, 2015

Broad & High Returns For Third Season To WOSU TV
August 19, 2015

WOSU Public Media Wins Four Regional Emmy® Awards
July 27, 2015

WOSU Public Media Wants To Hear Your Story!
July 6, 2015

WOSU Public Media Brings Marketplace’s Chris Farrell To Columbus
June 12, 2015

Columbus Neighborhoods: Tri-Village Premieres On WOSU TV
May 5, 2015

89.7 NPR News Wins Eight Awards From Ohio Associated Press Media Editors
May 4, 2015

Classical 101 and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Present “Youth & Family Day”
May 1, 2015

Admiral Byrd: Forged on Ice Premieres April 21 At 9PM On WOSU TV
April 7, 2015

WOSU Public Media and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer and Solove Research Institute Partner For A Panel Discussion on The Local Impact Of Cancer
March 18, 2015

Columbus Neighborhood: Bexley Premieres On WOSU TV
February 6, 2015

Every Secret Has A Price – WOSU Public Media Hosts A Roaring Twenties Speakeasy Inspired By ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 5
December 4, 2014

WOSU Public Media Mobile App Now Features Video
October 28, 2014

Columbus Neighborhoods: Worthington Premieres On WOSU TV
September 25, 2014

WOSU Public Media Wins Two Regional Emmy Awards
August 4, 2014

Classical 101 Launches Bilingual Show
July 24, 2014

89.7 NPR News Wins Four Awards From The Ohio Associated Press Media Editors
May 20, 2014

Just In Time For March Madness WOSU Public Media Releases Sports Podcast
March 18, 2014

Classical 101 and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Present Youth & Family Day
May 1, 2014

‘Columbus Neighborhoods: Clintonville’ Premieres On WOSU TV
January 17, 2014

WOSU Public Media Wins National Award For Columbus Neighborhoods Classroom Project
October 28, 2013

Broad & High Premieres October 2 At 7:30 p.m. on WOSU TV
September 23, 2013

Columbus Neighborhoods: South Side Premieres on WOSU TV
September 10, 2013

89.7 NPR News Wins Third Straight Best News Operation Award From Ohio SPJ
September 4, 2013

WOSU Public Media Wins Two Regional Emmy Awards
July 22, 2013

John Glenn: A Life Of Service Premieres July 17 On WOSU TV At 9 pm
July 8, 2013

89.7 NPR News To Air New Midday News Program, Here & Now
June 24, 2013

“Surge Columbus: A Creative Circuit For Youth” Receives $300,000 Grant From Battelle
June 13, 2013

WOSU Public Media Is Now Mobile
June 6, 2013

89.7 NPR News Wins Outstanding News Operation From The Ohio Associated Press Media Editors
May 21, 2013

Friday Night Jazz Comes To 89.7 NPR News
May 20, 2013

Local Students Featured On Classical 101 Broadcast Of From The Top
May 13, 2013

Radio Studio Named For Anne Melvin, Local Philanthropist And Arts Supporter
May 7, 2013

Local Corporations Compete on Celebrity Edition Of WOSU TV’s In The Know
April 23, 2013

WOSU Public Media Awarded Ohio Humanities Council Grant
April 3, 2013

WOSU Announces Columbus Neighborhoods Is Back In Production
February 13, 2013

WOSU Announces Two New Primetime Programs For Classical 101
December 28, 2012

Radiolab, ‘The Moth Radio Hour’ Join 89.7 NPR News Weekend Lineup
December 20, 2012

The Wait Is Over WOSU Public Media Hosts High Tea Inspired By Downton Abbey Season 3
December 14, 2012

WOSU TV & Classical 101 to air The Ohio State University’s School of Music Holiday Concert
December 5, 2012

From Martha Stewart To Bach, WOSU Is Your Source For Holiday Programming
November 29, 2012

WOSU Public Media Wins The 2012 Artistic Excellence Award From The Greater Columbus Arts Council
October 19, 2012

WOSU 89.7 FM Dominates Radio News Awards
August 30, 2012

Emmy Awards for WOSU Public Media
July 31, 2012