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Event Highlights

2019 Conn Dinner Highlights

Posted on February 15, 2019

This year we had Diane Kochilas as our host chef for the 27th Annual Connoisseur’s Dinner at the Nittany Lion Inn! Thanks again to everyone who attended and for your support for public media. Continue »


Upcoming Events

Art for the Airwaves Competition

Posted on February 4, 2019

WPSU-FM's annual Art for the Airwaves competition is back!  Express your creativity by portraying the people, places, activities, and life of central Pennsylvania. Continue »

Deadline to enter is Thursday, February 28


WPSU Families Survey

WPSU Learning Families Survey

Posted on January 26, 2019

WPSU is looking to learn how we can better serve the families in our coverage area. Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey. Your input is greatly appreciated! Continue »


Black History Month on PBS
Special Programs

PBS Honors the Legacy of Black History

Posted on January 21, 2019

PBS is proud to present special programming to commemorate Black History Month, as part of its commitment to celebrating the diversity of America year-round. Continue »


Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper
Digging Deeper

Fake News

Posted on January 20, 2019

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests talk about the emergence of fake news, it’s impact on American culture and what it means for the legitimate news media. Continue »


NPR Student Podcast Challenge

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Posted on January 14, 2019

NPR is inviting students between 5th and 12th grade from around the country to create a podcast, then — with the help of a teacher — compete for a chance to win the grand prize and have your work appear on NPR. Continue »


PBS Kids Writer's Contest

PBS Kids Writers Contest 2019

Posted on January 4, 2019

WPSU, in partnership with WQED, is encouraging children in Pennsylvania in Kindergarten through 5th grade, to create their own stories and take part in the PBS KIDS Writers Contest! Continue »

Deadline to enter is Sunday, March 31


Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper
Digging Deeper

Big Data

Posted on December 16, 2018

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests talk about big data; what it is, how it is collected, and how it is used. Continue »