Find the latest news about WETA programs and corporate news in the press releases below.

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JON STEWART CELEBRATED IN THE KENNEDY CENTER MARK TWAIN PRIZE AIRING NATIONALLY ON PBS STATIONS
HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT: YOUTH MENTAL ILLNESS Premieres June 27 and 28 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS
Artists to Celebrate Lionel Richie Receiving Library of Congress Gershwin Prize
"SIGNATURE DISH" PREMIERES MARCH 28 ON WETA PBS AND WETA METRO
DAVID BRUCE SMITH’S GRATEFUL AMERICAN FOUNDATION GRANTS $25,000 TO WETA’S LITERACY WEBSITE ADLIT.ORG
PBS AND WETA ANNOUNCE NEW DOCUMENTARY SERIES FROM McGEE MEDIA AND INKWELL MEDIA MAKING BLACK AMERICA: THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR. TO PREMIERE FALL 2022
LIONEL RICHIE TO RECEIVE THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS GERSHWIN PRIZE FOR POPULAR SONG IN BROADCAST SPECIAL PREMIERING MAY 17, 2022 ON PBS
WETA AND WELL BEINGS LAUNCH SERIES OF DOCUMENTARY SHORTS CALLING ATTENTION TO THE RURAL HEALTH CRISIS IN AMERICA
If You Lived Here Returns with 10 New Episodes Beginning January 24 on WETA PBS and WETA Metro
RUBY GOYAL AGGARWAL NAMED CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AT WETA, THE FLAGSHIP PUBLIC MEDIA STATION IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL
PBS STATIONS NATIONWIDE TO BROADCAST HOLIDAY CELEBRATION MUSIC SPECIAL IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE: SPIRIT OF THE SEASON PREMIERING DECEMBER 21 AT 8 P.M. ET ON PBS
Weta and Well Beings To Host "Tell My Story: Identifying and Preventing Teen Suicide" Virtual Event on Thursday, September 23 at 7 PM Et / 4 PM Pt on WELLBEINGS.ORG
Public Media's Mental Health Campaign Well Beings Celebrates One Year of Impact Focused on Youth Mental Health
WETA Welcomes Technology and Network Operations Executive Mary Pratt-Henaghan as Chief Technology Officer
“Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.” Season Eight Premieres in January 2022
FIVE-PART DOCUMENTARY SERIES "ASIAN AMERICANS" NAMED WINNER OF THE PRESTIGIOUS PEABODY AWARD
WETA TO BROADCAST TELL MY STORY DOCUMENTARY CHRONICLING A FATHER’S QUEST FOR ANSWERS FOLLOWING SON’S SUICIDE
Critically Acclaimed WETA series "Asian Americans" receives Peabody Award Nomination
Yamiche Alcindor Named Moderator of "Washington Week"
WETA Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month with More Than 50 Programs across TV and Digital Channels
Local WETA Production "If You Lived Here" Returns with Four New Episodes Beginning May 3 on WETA PBS and WETA Metro
New Television Series "If You Lived Here" Premieres February 15 at 8pm on WETA PBS and WETA Metro
WETA Launches New Local Public Television Channel WETA Metro for Washington, D.C. Region
WETA Names Non-Profit Leader Richard Bland Vice President, Foundation and Government Development
The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations, Season 3 Premieres January 8th, 2021 on WETA PBS
"Vernon Jordan: Make It Plain" Premieres on WETA PBS
“Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.” Season Seven Premieres January 19, 2021
PBS and WETA Announce New Documentary Series from Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. THE BLACK CHURCH: THIS IS OUR STORY, THIS IS OUR SONG to Air February 16 and 23, 2021 at 9:00 p.m. ET
History with David Rubenstein Premieres July 3, 2020 at 8:30pm on WETA PBS
WETA Public Media in Washington, D.C. and a Coalition of Public Health Partners Launch National Youth Mental Health Project