Pressroom

Nick Briggs/Carnival Film & Television Limited 2015 for Masterpiece

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Contacts: Greg Petrowich, Executive Director, WSIU Public Broadcasting, (618) 453-6181, greg.petrowich@wsiu.org; Monica Tichenor, Promotions Director, WSIU Public Broadcasting, (618) 453-6160, monica.tichenor@wsiu.org

Public Invited to Free Local Preview Parties Celebrating New Season of Downton Abbey on Masterpiece

Woodlawn, Trico Students on WSIU's Scholastic Hi-Q

Nov 13, 2015
WSIU

For Immediate Release

Friday, November 13, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Woodlawn, Trico Students on Local TV Quiz Show on November 22

ITVS

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Contact: Beth Spezia, WSIU Educational Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org; Lisa Tawil, ITVS, (415) 356-8383, lisa_tawil@itvs.org

PBS Series Independent Lens to Launch Indie Lens Pop-Up in Carbondale and 75 Cities Across the U.S.

National Screening Series Seeks to Spark Conversations through Sneak Previews of Independent Lens Films, Premieres Locally on November 21

Fairfield, Sandoval Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Nov 3, 2015
Monica Tichenor / WSIU

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Fairfield, Sandoval Students on Local TV Quiz Show on November 15

Herrin, Mt. Vernon Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Oct 30, 2015
T.J. Price / WSIU

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Herrin, Mt. Vernon Students on Local TV Quiz Show on November 8

Nashville, Mascoutah Students Compete on Scholastic Hi-Q

Oct 27, 2015
Monica Tichenor / WSIU

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Nashville, Mascoutah Students on Local TV Quiz Show on November 1

John Kouns / Courtesy of Farmworker Movement Documentation Project/Leroy Chatfield

For Immediate Release

Monday, October 26, 2015

Contact: Jeff Williams, Associate Director, WSIU Radio, (618) 453-6170, jeff.williams@wsiu.org; Matt Meacham, Program Coordinator-Access, Illinois Humanities, (312) 422-5589, matt.meacham@ilhumanities.org

Local Event to Explore Latino Experience in Southern Illinois

Area Teachers Invited to 'Get Their Tech On'

Oct 20, 2015
PBS LearningMedia

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Contacts: Beth Spezia, WSIU Educational Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

WSIU Invites Teachers to ‘Get Their Tech On’ With Digital Content and Technology Sweepstakes

WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Monday, October 19, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Murphysboro, Breese Central Students on Local TV Quiz Show on October 25

Carterville, NCOE Students on Next Scholastic Hi-Q

Oct 14, 2015
Monica Tichenor / WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Friday, October 9, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Carterville, NCOE Students on Local WSIU-TV Quiz Show

Prix Jeunesse Foundation

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Contact: Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

Area PreK-12 Students Invited to Participate in Art Contest

Mater Dei, Cisne Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Oct 6, 2015
Monica Tichenor / WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Mater Dei Takes On Cisne in Local TV Quiz Show

Monica Tichenor / WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Contacts: Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Mark St. George, TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Paige Frankovich, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, pfrankovich@siu.edu

Marion, Centralia High School Kick Off New Season of Scholastic Hi-Q

WSIU to Launch Little Egypt Live Music Series October 8

Sep 30, 2015
Katie Dumper / WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Contact: Mark St. George, Little Egypt Live Lead TV Producer, (618) 453-5887, mark.stgeorge@wsiu.org; Abby Hargrave, TV Producer, (618) 453-5888, abby.hargrave@wsiu.org; Benjy Jeffords, TV Producer, (618) 453-6173, benjy.jeffords@wsiu.org

WSIU-TV to Launch New Local Music Concert Series

Katie Dumper/Monica Tichenor / WSIU Public Broadcasting

Media Advisory

For Saturday, September 12, 10am-9pm & Sunday, September 13, 12-5:30pm

Contact:  Jeff Williams, Associate Director – Radio, WSIU Public Broadcasting, (618) 453-6170 or (618) 713-3498, jeff.williams@wsiu.org; Monica Tichenor, Promotions Coordinator, WSIU Public Broadcasting, (618) 453-6160, monica.tichenor@wsiu.org

SIRIS Classic Vinyl & Media Sale is This Weekend

WSIU to Host 8th Annual Classic Vinyl & Media Sale

Aug 31, 2015
Katie Dumper/Monica Tichenor / WSIU Public Broadcasting

For Immediate Release

Monday, August 31, 2015

Contact:  Jeff Williams, Associate Director – Radio, WSIU Public Broadcasting,

(618) 453-6170, jeff.williams@wsiu.org

WSIU & SIRIS To Hold 8th Annual Classic Vinyl & Media Sale

September 12 & 13 at the University Mall in Carbondale

WSIU Seeks Donations for Classic Vinyl & Media Sale

Aug 25, 2015

WSIU Seeks Donations for Classic Vinyl & Media Sale
Sale Scheduled for September 12 & 13 at University Mall in Carbondale

Carbondale, Ill. -- Wanted! Your gently used stereo equipment, record albums, CDs, DVDs, cassettes, electronic games, and audio books for WSIU Public Radio's 8th Annual SIRIS Classic Vinyl & Media Sale, coming to the University Mall in Carbondale on Saturday, September 12 from 10am-9pm and Sunday, September 13 from noon-5:30pm.

Odd Squad (c) 2014 The Fred Rogers Company

Media Advisory

Local Children’s Math Camp, August 17-August 21, 2015

North Side Primary Center, Herrin, Illinois

Contacts:

Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

Matt Viernow, Principal, North Side Primary - Herrin, Ill., (618) 942-5418

Teresa Whitecotton, Assistant Principal, North Side Primary - Herrin, Ill., (618) 942-5418

WSIU, North Side Primary to Host Math Camp for Kids

Media Advisory for Community Cinema, Sat, May 2

Apr 30, 2015

Media Advisory

For Saturday, May 2, 2:30pm

Contact: Kate West, WSIU Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, kate.west@wsiu.org

WSIU Local Film Screening Is Saturday, May 2 at 2:30pm

“Limited Partnership” ” – Precedent-setting Fight for Marriage and Immigration Equality

WSIU to Host Free Film Screening on May 2

Apr 30, 2015
ITVS

For Immediate Release

Wednesday April 22, 2015

Contacts:

Kate West, Community Cinema Coordinator and Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communications & Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, kate.west@wsiu.org

Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

WSIU, Carbondale Public Library to Present Free Community Cinema Film Screening on May 2

PBS KIDS

Media Advisory

For Saturday, March 28, 2015, 1-4pm

Media Contacts:

* Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

* Sara Blackstad, WSIU Outreach Assistant, (618) 453-5595, sara.blackstad@wsiu.org 

* Monica Tichenor, Public Information & Promotions Coordinator, (618) 453-6160, monica.tichenor@wsiu.org

* Jennifer Sarver, Education Director, Cedarhurst, (618) 242-1236, jennifer@cedarhurst.org

Free WSIU PBS KIDS Event Coming to Cedarhurst

Mar 19, 2015
PBS KIDS

For Immediate Release

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Press Contacts:

Beth Spezia, WSIU Educational Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

Sara Blackstad, WSIU Outreach Assistant, (618) 453-5595, sara.blackstad@wsiu.org or outreach@wsiu.org

Jennifer Sarver, Education Director, Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, (618) 242-1236, jennifer@cedarhurst.org

PBS KIDS

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Press Contacts:

Beth Spezia, WSIU Educational Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

Sara Blackstad, WSIU Outreach Assistant, (618) 453-5595, sara.blackstad@wsiu.org or outreach@wsiu.org

Jennifer Sarver, Education Director, Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, (618) 242-1236, jennifer@cedarhurst.org

Area Families Invited to Free Event "Math, Music & Me!"

March 28, 1-4pm at Cedarhurst in Mt. Vernon Featuring PBS KIDS Host

Media Advisory

For Saturday, March 7, 1:30pm

Contact: Kate West, WSIU Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, kate.west@wsiu.org

WSIU Local Film Screening Is Saturday, March 7

“American Denial” To Address Unconscious Bias

Gordon Parks

For Immediate Release

Monday, March 2, 2015

Contacts:  Kate West, Community Cinema Coordinator and Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communications & Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, (217) 246-4626 (cell -- for media only), kate.west@wsiu.org

Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

Local Film Screening Rescheduled for Saturday, March 7 at 1:30pm -- New Date & Time!

“American Denial” To Address Unconscious Bias

Canceled: WSIU Community Cinema Event Sat, Feb 21

Feb 19, 2015

Media Alert – Event Cancelation

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Contact:

Kate West, Community Cinema Coordinator and Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communications & Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, (217) 246-4626 (cell – for media only), kate.west@wsiu.org

URGENT – CANCELED! Community Cinema Film Screening on Saturday, February 21

WSIU to Carry Gov. Rauner's Budget Address Live at Noon

Feb 18, 2015
Zbigniew Bzdak, Chicago Tribune

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

WSIU to Carry Gov. Rauner's Budget Address Today, Speech Will Air Live at Noon on WSIU Radio & WSIU-TV

Contact: Jak Tichenor, Senior Producer, WSIU-TV, (618) 453-6187, jak.tichenor@wsiu.org

Free Local Film Screening to Address Unconscious Bias

Feb 10, 2015
Gordon Parks

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Contacts:

Kate West, Community Cinema Coordinator and Graduate Assistant, SIU College of Mass Communications & Media Arts, (618) 453-5060, (217) 246-4626 (cell -- for media only), kate.west@wsiu.org

Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

WSIU, Local School to Host 100 Days of School Event

Jan 26, 2015
Katie Dumper, WSIU

For Immediate Release

Monday, January 26, 2015

Contacts: Cassie Burgess, Principal, North Side Primary Center - Herrin, Ill., (618) 942-5418; Beth Spezia, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-5595; Irena Just, Asst. Dir. And Children's Librarian, Herrin City Library, (618) 942-6109

WSIU, Local School to Host 100 Days of School Event

Event is Thursday, January 29 at North Side Primary in Herrin

Love is On the Air at WSIU

Jan 14, 2015
Kate West, WSIU

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Contacts: Laura Cobin, WSIU Donor Communications Coordinator, (618) 453-4287, laura.cobin@wsiu.org; Susan Patrick, WSIU Customer Service Specialist, (618) 453-6184, susan.patrick@wsiu.org

Celebrate Valentine's Day with WSIU's Love is On the Air

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