Press

All press inquiries and requests for interviews with New York Public Radio personalities and staff may be directed to NYPR's Senior Director of Publicity Jennifer Houlihan Roussel at (646) 829-4497 or via email at jhoulihan@nypublicradio.org.

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Press Releases

December 2011

WNYC's "In MLK's Footsteps: Education as a Civil Right" with Brian Lehrer, Touré, Jami Floyd, Toshi Reagon, NYC schoolchildren & others on Sunday, January 15 at the Brooklyn Museum
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New York Public Radio Names Harry Clark General Manager, Corporate Underwriting & Integrated Media Sponsorships
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November 2011

WNYC & The New York Times's SCHOOLBOOK presents "School Choice: Too Much of a Good Thing?" with NYC Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott on Thursday, December 8
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WNYC and The Greene Space present "JS 30: Three Decades of John Schaefer" on Friday, December 2 at 8pm
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October 2011

The Greene Space at WNYC presents "The Battle for the White House" hosted by Farai Chideya, with Talib Kweli, U.S. Representative Yvette D. Clark, and others on Tuesday, November 8
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WNYC's Brian Lehrer, with Eliot Spitzer, Greg David, and Jesse LaGreca, to Host Panel On Economic Issues Tues, Nov 1 10am-Noon in The Greene Space
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Alec Baldwin to Host New WNYC Prodcast, "Here's the Thing," Launching Monday, Oct 24
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WNYC Radio Launches New Mobile App for Live and On-Demand Listening, Available Now
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The Greene Space at WNYC presents The NEXT New York Conversation: "The Real Cost of Unemployment," hosted by Farai Chideya on October 19
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September 2011
The Greene Space at WNYC & WQXR presents Morehouse College Glee Club's 100th Anniversary Kick-Off Performance on Friday, September 30
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WNYC's The Greene Space presents "Lopate and Locavores," a Series of Food Events Hosted by Leonard Lopate
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August 2011
"The Brian Lehrer Show" to Begin "Decade 9/11" Coverage with Live Radio Broadcast from Montclair State University on Tuesday, August 30
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The New York Times, in Collaboration with WNYC Radio, Launches SchoolBook, an Interactive Education Site
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WNYC's Radio Rookies, with the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Present "The 9/11 Generation Speaks": Six Young Adults Report Stories about 9/11
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WNYC Radio Wins 4 NABJ 2011 Salute to Excellence National Media Awards
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May 2011
WNYC’s New Sounds Live to Host Record Release Party and Exclusive Live Performance of Meredith Monk’s Songs of Ascension
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March 2011
WNYC's Radiolab Wins Peabody Award
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February 2011
Cult Sensation Radiolab Announces Three-City Tour
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New York Public Radio Names Thomas Hjelm New Chief Digital Officer
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September 2010
American Public Media and New York Public Radio Announce Production Deal with Freakonomics Co-Author Stephen J. Dubner
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October 2009
WNYC Announces WQXR Host Line-up and Updated Program Schedule
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September 2009
WNYC and Public Radio International Announce New Co-Host for The Takeaway
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September 2009
WNYC to Launch WQXR on 105.9 FM on Oct. 8 from Stage of Orpheus Opening Night at Carnegie Hall
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July 2009
WNYC Radio Purchases WQXR from The New York Times, Preserving a Station Dedicated to Classical Music on the NYC Airwaves
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February 2009
WNYC Radio Announces Completion of Capital Campaign
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April 2008
Knight Foundation Backs WNYC and PRI’s The Takeaway with John Hockenberry and Adaora Udoji
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WNYC® Radio’s The Brian Lehrer Show Wins Peabody Award
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March 2008
PRI and WNYC Radio’s The Takeaway with John Hockenberry and Adaora Udoji to Launch On Air and Online on Monday, April 28
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WNYC Names Katherine Brown Chief Operating Officer
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September 2007
John Hockenberry and Adaora Udoji To Host a New Drive Time Morning Show From WNYC Radio and PRI
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April 2007
WNYC Radio Announces the Campaign for New York Public Radio at the Station's New Home in Lower Manhattan
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March 2007
PRI and WNYC Radio Announce New Morning Drive Time News Program for Public Radio
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January 2007
Mrs. Laura Bush to Honor Arts and Education Programs for Underserved Youth
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April 2006
WNYC® Radio's Radio Rookies® Wins Peabody Award
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