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WSIU To Carry Governor's Budget Address Live

Mar 19, 2014
Office of the Governor of Illinois

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

WSIU to Carry Governor's Budget Address on March 26

Speech Will Air Live at Noon on WSIU-TV, WSIU Radio

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

WSIU Radio, IHC to Launch New Local Radio Series

Mar 7, 2014
Katie Dumper / WSIU

For Immediate Release

Friday, March 7, 2014

WSIU Radio, Illinois Humanities Council to Launch Local Radio Series

Southern Illinois Wonders to Debut March 12

Photo: Pearl Franz

For Immediate Release

Friday, February 14, 2014

Contacts: David Kidd, Senior Producer, WSIU-TV, (618) 453-5887, david.kidd@wsiu.org; John Guberud, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, john.guberud@wsiu.org

Celebrate Valentine's Day With WSIU

Jan 28, 2014
Kate West, WSIU

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

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

WSIU Hosts 18th Annual Love is on the Air Event

Pearl Franz / WSIU

For Immediate Release

Friday, January 24, 2014

Contacts: David Kidd, Senior Producer, WSIU-TV, (618) 453-5887, david.kidd@wsiu.org; John Guberud, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, john.guberud@wsiu.org

WSIU, North Side in Herrin to Host PBS Kids Event

Jan 23, 2014
2013, Feline Features LLC

For Immediate Release

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Contacts: Cassie Burgess, Principal, North Side Primary Center – Herrin, Ill., (618) 942-5418; Beth Spezia, Outreach Coordinator, WSIU Public Broadcasting, (618) 453-5595, beth.spezia@wsiu.org

WSIU, Local School to Launch PEG + CAT 100 Days of School

Event to be held Thursday, January 30 at North Side Primary in Herrin

Illinois Office of the Governor

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

WSIU to Carry Governor's State of the State Speech on January 29

WSIU-TV & Radio to Air Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's Speech Live at Noon

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

WSIU to Air Live GOP Gubernatorial Debate on Jan 23

Jan 17, 2014
Image: WILL/Illinois Public Media

For Immediate Release

Friday, January 17, 2014

WSIU-TV & Radio to Carry Live Debate on Thursday, January 23 at 7pm

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

Wayne City, Carbondale HS Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Jan 17, 2014
Photo: Pearl Franz / WSIU

For Immediate Release
Friday, January 17, 2014

Contacts: David Kidd, Senior Producer, WSIU-TV, (618) 453-5887, david.kidd@wsiu.org; John Guberud, Student Producer, (618) 453-6158, john.guberud@wsiu.org

Wayne City and Carbondale High School Students on Local TV Quiz Show

New Season of Downton Abbey to Begin Sunday, January 5

Dec 28, 2013
Courtesy of ©Carnival Film and Television Limited 2013 for MASTERPIECE

For Immediate Release

Friday, December 27, 2013

Contacts:

Ellen Docksor, WGBH Boston, (617) 300-5338, ellen_dockser@wgbh.org

Olivia Wong, WGBH Boston, (617) 300-5349, Olivia_wong@wgbh.org

Monica Tichenor, WSIU, (618) 453-6160, monica.tichenor@wsiu.org

New Season of Downton Abbey to Begin Sunday, January 5

Local Film Screening for Sat, Dec 7 Canceled

Dec 6, 2013

Media Alert

Friday, December 6, 2013

Contact: Deborah Tudor, Associate Dean of the SIU College of Mass Communications and Media Arts, (618) 453-4308, dtudor@siu.edu

Local Film Screening for Sat, Dec 7 Canceled

Public Invited to Local Downton Abbey Preview Event

Dec 5, 2013

For Immediate Release

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Contacts: Laura Cobin, Donor Communications & Event Coordinator, (618) 453-4287, laura.cobin@wsiu.org

Public Invited to Downton Abbey New Season Preview Event

Celebrate the holidays with WSIU Public Radio and American Public Media!  During the month of December we hope you enjoy our diverse, reflective, and entertaining line up of special holiday music programs.

Centralia, Marion High School Students on WSIU Quiz Show

Nov 25, 2013
Pearl Franz

Top students from Centralia High School will compete against Marion High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, December 1 at 1pm, with a repeat on Sunday, December 8 at 9:30am.

Cumberland, Sandoval High School Students on WSIU Quiz Show

Nov 22, 2013
Pearl Franz

Top students from Cumberland High School will compete against Sandoval High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, November 24 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, December 1 at 9:30am.

Nashville, Benton High School Students on Local TV Quiz Show

Nov 14, 2013
Pearl Franz

Top students from Nashville Community High School will compete against Benton Consolidated High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, November 17 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, November 24 at 9:30am.

WSIU Radio is currently not receiving Morning Edition from NPR because of a technical problem. NPR is aware of the problem, and is working to fix it. WSIU apologizes for the inconvenience, and we hope to get regular programming back online soon.

Pearl Franz

Top students from Herrin High School will compete against Marissa High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, November 10 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, November 17 at 9:30am.

Pearl Franz

Top students from Carterville High School will compete against Norris City-Omaha-Enfield High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, November 3 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, November 10 at 9:30am.

Pearl Franz

Top students from Johnston City High School will compete against Altamont High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, October 27 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, November 3 at 9:30am.

Media Alert - Local Film Screening on 10/26 Canceled

Oct 22, 2013

Media Alert - Urgent

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Contact: Deborah Tudor, Associate Dean of the SIU College of Mass Communications and Media Arts, (618) 453-4308, dtudor@siu.edu

Local Community Cinema Film Screening for Sat, Oct 26 Canceled

Local Film Series to Examine Illegal Immigration

Oct 18, 2013

For Immediate Release

Friday, October 18, 2013

Contact: Deborah Tudor, Associate Dean of the SIU College of Mass Communications and Media Arts, (618) 453-4308, dtudor@siu.edu

Documentary Captures Realities Behind Illegal Immigration

CG: ® & © 2013 Universal Studios and/or HMH

For Immediate Release

Thursday, October 17, 2013

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

Free Children's Halloween Event Coming to Salem Library

WSIU to Host Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest on Friday, October 25

Local Program on Sen. Paul Simon to debut Oct 24

Oct 17, 2013
Martin Simon Photography

WSIU Public Broadcasting, the public media arm of Southern Illinois University  Carbondale in partnership with the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, will present a new 90-minute documentary chronicling the life of the late corruption fighting newspaper publisher and former Lieutenant Governor, U.S Congressman, and U.S. Senator Paul Simon (1928-2003).

Cairo, Murphysboro High School Students on Scholastic Hi-Q

Oct 17, 2013
Pearl Franz

Top students from Cairo High School will compete against Murphysboro High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, October 20 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, October 27 at 9:30am.

Pearl Franz

Top students from Carbondale Community High School will compete against Edwards County High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams. The half-hour episode will air on WSIU-TV 8/WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), on Sunday, October 6 at 5pm, with a repeat on Sunday, October 13 at 9:30am.

Local Film Screening to Focus on Assault in US Military

Oct 1, 2013
US Marine Corps

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Contact: Derrick Williams, Assistant Director, SIU Center for Inclusive Excellence and Coordinator, Black Resource Center, (618) 453-3916, dlw10@siu.edu

Next BMI Critical Lens Series Film Screening is October 7

Film & Discussion to Focus on Rape in the U.S. Military

Local Film Screening to Focus on Assault in US Military

Oct 1, 2013
US Marine Corps

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Contact: Derrick Williams, Assistant Director, SIU Center for Inclusive Excellence and Coordinator, Black Resource Center, (618) 453-3916, dlw10@siu.edu

Next BMI Critical Lens Series Film Screening is October 7

Film & Discussion to Focus on Rape in the U.S. Military

Local Film Screening to Focus on Assault in US Military

Oct 1, 2013
US Marine Corps

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Contact: Derrick Williams, Assistant Director, SIU Center for Inclusive Excellence and Coordinator, Black Resource Center, (618) 453-3916, dlw10@siu.edu

Next BMI Critical Lens Series Film Screening is October 7

Film & Discussion to Focus on Rape in the U.S. Military

WSIU Fall Programs Explore Business Innovation

Sep 30, 2013

WSIU-TV presents three new series that profile American business ingenuity, from mom-and-pop shops to manufacturing icons. The first series, Start Up, will begin on Thursday, October 3 at 6am, with NOVA: Making More Stuff and Raw to Ready debuting on October 16 at 8pm and 9pm, respectively.

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