Connecticut Public Radio won a 2019 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for News Documentary/Large Market Television for its documentary, The Island Next Door: Connecticut and Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria.
Marking its centennial in 2019, Junior Achievement serves nearly 4.9 million students each year. This documentary marks JA’s 100th anniversary, and will premiere on CPTV Tuesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Friday, March 29 at 1 p.m. at the John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts, New Haven CPTV to Air Follow-up Show, “Student Mental Health: Crucial Conversations,” on Thursday, April 18 at 8 p.m. HARTFORD, Conn. (March 18, 2019) – According to the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), approximately 1 in 5 youth aged […]
Hartford, Conn. (February 5, 2019) – Connecticut Public is proud to announce the American television premiere of Irish brothers and witty masters of music, Owen and Moley Ó Súilleabháin, performing on the national public television series, THE KATE. The live concert taping will take place on Monday, February 11th at 7:30 PM at the Katharine […]
Contreras comes to Connecticut Public from his position as the Dean of Quinnipiac University’s School of Communications. He is a nationally-regarded and seasoned media leader with diverse experience as a private sector chief executive officer, news industry leader and public media board member.