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Oct 24, 2018
CPB Awards Grant for ‘1A Across America’ to Engage Local Voices in National Dialogue
WAMU 88.5 Leads Two-Year Collaboration with Six Public Media Stations
Oct 22, 2018
CPB Expands Digital Culture Accelerator Program to Ignite Digital Growth
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 22, 2018) The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) announced it is expanding the Digital Culture Accelerator initiative to help 20 public media leaders transform their stations for the digital age.
Oct 22, 2018
NFCB Receives CPB Grant to Strengthen Service in Rural Areas
10 public radio stations serving rural communities will take part in NFCB’s “Community Counts” initiative.
Oct 16, 2018
Corporation for Public Broadcasting Board of Directors Elects Bruce Ramer as Chair and Patricia Cahill as Vice Chair
Leaders unanimously elected to one-year terms
Oct 09, 2018
New PBS Series Films In North Carolina November 10 & 17
"Family Pictures USA," coming to PBS in 2019, is a new television series that explores neighborhoods and cities through the lens of the family photo album.
Oct 04, 2018
CPB Board of Directors to hold Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., October 15-16, 2018
The CPB Board of Directors will hold its annual meeting in Washington, D.C., on Monday, October 15, 2018, from 9:30 am – 5:30 pm, and Tuesday, October 16, 2018, from 9:30 – 11:00 am.
On the draft agenda:
Day 1 (October 15):
Sep 28, 2018
CPB Statement on Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act of 2019
Washington, DC (September 28, 2018) -- Today, the President signed the Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act and Continuing Appropriations Act of 2019, which includes $445 million in FY 2021 for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)....
Sep 26, 2018
StoryCorps Announces One Small Step, a Major New Initiative to Reclaim America’s Civil Discourse
The Largest Collection of Human Voices in History Now Applies Its Belief in the Power of Listening to Connect Americans of Opposing Viewpoints
Sep 20, 2018
CPB Board of Directors Audit and Finance Committee to Meet Telephonically on October 1, 2018
The Audit and Finance Committee of the CPB Board of Directors will meet telephonically on Monday, October 1 from 2-4 pm ET. On the draft agenda:
Sep 20, 2018
WBUR's BizLab Launches Open Call to Conduct Revenue Experiments for Sustainability in the Digital Age
BOSTON (October 1, 2018) - WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station, is pleased to announce that its innovation initiative, BizLab, has launched an open call to public media stations interested in designing and conducting revenue experiments for public radio in the digital age. Six public radio stations...
Sep 07, 2018
Corporation for Public Broadcasting Statement on Public Media Leader Susan Howarth
WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 7, 2018) -- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting remembered Susan Howarth, WEDU President and CEO, who died on September 5 after battling cancer.
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) issued the following statement:
Sep 06, 2018
New PBS Series to Film in Southwest Florida
FORT MYERS, FLA., Sept. 11, 2018 – WGCU in Fort Myers will anchor a Southwest Florida episode of the new public television series Family Pictures USA, showcasing neighborhoods and cities using local residents’ photo albums. Hosted by artist and filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris, and with major support...