The Connecticut Public, has recently engaged the nation’s top digital design experts and the CPBN team to prototype and begin testing the next generation of public media products. This organizational transformation—based in what is known as “human-centered design”— is in response to the shifting and ever-competitive landscape of media.
HARTFORD, Conn. (July 30, 2015) – The Connecticut Public, has received a $15,000 grant from Melville Charitable Trust to fund a WNPR comprehensive Housing and Homelessness Reporting Project. The Melville Charitable Trust grant will be used to pilot a one-year, comprehensive reporting venture, committed to increasing the public knowledge around housing and the prevention of […]
“The Cobblestone Corridor,” a new half-hour mystery from Connecticut filmmaker Erik Bloomquist, will premiere on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) on Thursday, July 18 at 8:30 p.m. (with an encore presentation airing at 11 p.m.). Shot at the University of Connecticut School of Law in Hartford, “The Cobblestone Corridor” is a modern day, tongue-in-cheek film noir. […]
Arlington, Va., July 8, 2015 – PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM) have teamed up to offer a new line of back-to-school products, available exclusively at Whole Foods Market stores this July and August. The two mission-driven brands announced today a broad offering of school supplies, from notebooks made from recycled paper to organic […]
Public Radio News Directors Incorporated (PRINDI) recently awarded WNPR second place in the category of call-in programs for an episode titled Walking Into the Flames: Discussion With Connecticut Firefighters. The episode aired on Where We Live in June of 2014. On the show, host John Dankosky interviewed a panel of firefighters about what draws them to the […]