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

Date Title
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
State Superintendent Announces Launch of “VA TV Classroom” by Va. Public TV Stations
At-Home Learning initiative launches April 6 in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia, offering special schedule of public TV programs and online resources
John F. Wilson Named Senior Vice President and Chief National Content Officer at WETA, the Flagship Public Media Station in the Nation’s Capital
WETA, Hirsch Stern Productions and Story Syndicate Partner to Develop a New Film on the History of Anti-Semitism
Tech and Media Leader Miguel E. Monteverde, Jr. Named Senior Vice President and General Manager, WETA Greater Washington
Classical WETA 90.9 FM Launches “Classical Breakdown” Podcast Featuring Thoughtful and Lively Musical Discussions
The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations, Season 2 Premieres September 6th on WETA TV 26 and PBS Stations Nationwide
Season Six of "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr." Premieres Fall 2019 and Airs Through Fall 2020 on PBS, Beginning October 8
WETA Enters Partnership to Represent and Distribute BBC World News Programming on PBS
Washington in the 2000s Premieres May 14 at 8:00pm on WETA TV 26 & HD
Roadmap to Happiness with Gretchen Rubin Premieres June 2019 on PBS
John F. Wilson Named Vice President, Project Management for WETA, The Flagship Public Broadcasting Station in the Nation’s Capital
PBS DOCUMENTARY “KOREA: THE NEVER-ENDING WAR” SHEDS NEW LIGHT ON A GEOPOLITICAL HOT SPOT, PREMIERES APRIL 29, 2019 ON PBS
WETA Launches Innovative Digital and Cross-Platform Content Development Initiatives for Public Media
David C. Purvis Named Chief Financial Officer for WETA, the Flagship Public Broadcasting Station in the Nation’s Capital
Season Five of “Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.” Premieres Winter 2019 on PBS, Beginning January 8
PBS Announces "Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History," New Collaboration with Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., Three-Hour Documentary to Premiere Spring 2020 on PBS