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

Date Title
NEW SERIES “ICONIC AMERICA: OUR SYMBOLS AND STORIES WITH DAVID RUBENSTEIN” PREMIERES WEDNESDAYS BEGINNING APRIL 26 AT 10 P.M. ET ON PBS
Joni Mitchell to Receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
AROUND TOWN BEST BETS Offers Weekly Arts and Entertainment Recommendations 
Dawnita J. Wilson Joins WETA as Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer
Tell Me More with Kelly Corrigan Season 4 Premieres Tonight
WETA AND ALTMAN PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE WETA IS NEW BROADCAST HOME OF "IT’S ACADEMIC"
MAKING BLACK AMERICA: THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE
Julie K. Brown Joins WETA as Senior Vice President, Human Resources
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