Tammy Terwelp http://wesa.fm en Life of Learning Public Forum: What Should Pittsburgh's Future Education System Look Like? http://wesa.fm/post/life-learning-public-forum-what-should-pittsburghs-future-education-system-look <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join </span>us&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">for a 90.5&nbsp;</span>WESA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> <a href="http://wesa.fm/topic/life-learning">Life of Learning </a>community forum on the evolution of learning in Pittsburgh. Come and ask questions and help us help the community grow.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It will be held on Tuesday, March 18th at the Community Broadcast Center on the South Side at 67 Bedford Square.&nbsp; Doors open at 6:30 and the forum begins at 7. Among the topics posed, we'll explore:</span></p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:55:23 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 25800 at http://wesa.fm Life of Learning Public Forum: What Should Pittsburgh's Future Education System Look Like? 90.5 WESA Giveaway-Experience Pittsburgh http://wesa.fm/post/905-wesa-giveaway-experience-pittsburgh <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When you give now you will be automatically entered to win our </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Experience Pittsburgh Package</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> - a night for two on the town including a $50 gift certificate for dinner at Braddock’s American Brasserie, a weekend night’s stay at The Renaissance Hotel, and a $150 gift certificate for the tickets purchased through Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.</span></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 12:08:45 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 23975 at http://wesa.fm 90.5 WESA Giveaway-Experience Pittsburgh 90.5 WESA and 91.3 WYEP Pittsburgh - Director of Marketing http://wesa.fm/post/905-wesa-and-913-wyep-pittsburgh-director-marketing <p><strong>Posted December 10, 2013 and Open Until Filled</strong></p><p><strong>Position Overview</strong></p><p>The station group that includes&nbsp;WESA&nbsp;90.5 and&nbsp;WYEP&nbsp;91.3 in Pittsburgh, PA is seeking a DIRECTOR OF MARKETING to develop, implement, and manage marketing strategy and activities for a professional and progressive multimedia/multi-platform organization.</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:34:55 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 23334 at http://wesa.fm PA Local Journalism Center - Keystone Crossroads - 90.5 WESA Reporter http://wesa.fm/post/pa-local-journalism-center-keystone-crossroads-905-wesa-reporter <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 1.5;">Posted January 24, 2014 and Open Until Filled</strong></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Position Overview</strong></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">A shrinking tax base, crumbling infrastructure, and enormous budget deficits are just some of the challenges facing Pennsylvania cities. By combining smart storytelling with energetic civic engagement 90.5 WESA is working to help Pennsylvanians see the challenges of their cities more clearly, understand how they are related, and create a forum for potential solutions at both local and state levels. As a part of this collaborative project with WHYY in Philadelphia, WPSU in Central Pennsylvania, and WITF in Harrisburg, the Keystone Crossroads Reporter is responsible for reporting on infrastructure, economic, legal and financial issues facing Pennsylvania cities.<br /> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:29:02 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 23333 at http://wesa.fm 2013 Holiday Programming on 90.5 WESA http://wesa.fm/post/2013-holiday-programming-905-wesa <p>90.5 is happy to offer you the best in public radio programming this holiday season.</p><p><strong><a href="http://wesa.fm/programs/905-wesas-essential-pittsburgh">Essential Pittsburgh</a></strong> brings you year-end Pittsburgh specials on December&nbsp;23<sup>rd</sup>, &nbsp;26<sup>th</sup>, &nbsp;27<sup>th</sup>, &nbsp;30<sup>th</sup>, and&nbsp;31st.&nbsp; Tune in for the best of 2013 sports, music, public radio personalities and more.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, December&nbsp;24<sup>th</sup></strong></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:40:33 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 21126 at http://wesa.fm 2013 Holiday Programming on 90.5 WESA Nelson Mandela: 1918-2013 http://wesa.fm/post/nelson-mandela-1918-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(17, 17, 17); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px;">Nelson Mandela, who was born in a country that viewed him as a second-class citizen, died Thursday as one of the most respected statesmen in the world. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(17, 17, 17); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px;">We bring you an hour-long NPR Special Thursday night at 8pm.</span></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:05:28 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 20902 at http://wesa.fm 'No Shows' and Special Programming http://wesa.fm/post/no-shows-and-special-programming <p class="p1"><b>Essential Pittsburgh Special: 7M Students are Chronic "No Shows"</b></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:30:15 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 15455 at http://wesa.fm Program Updates for August http://wesa.fm/post/program-updates-august <p class="p1"><b>Starting Friday, August 2, late night listening just got hipper. &nbsp;</b></p><p class="p1">We are excited to bring <a href="http://www.retrococktail.org/">The Retro Cocktail Hour</a> here from Kansas Public Radio airing&nbsp;<b>12 a.m. - 2 a.m.&nbsp;</b>&nbsp;Space-age jazz and groovy '50s cocktail music perfect to keep your dinner guests entertained until the wee hours. This is part of our <a href="http://wesa.fm/topic/after-hours">After Hours </a>Friday line up.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 15:37:15 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 13791 at http://wesa.fm Program Updates for August Photos: Point State Park Fountain Flow Back in the Pittsburgh Skyline http://wesa.fm/post/photos-point-state-park-fountain-flow-back-pittsburgh-skyline <p>90.5 WESA&nbsp;Programming intern Reid Carter ventured down to Point State Park Friday evening to catch some photos of the official re-launch of the iconic fountain.</p><p></p> Sat, 08 Jun 2013 14:23:41 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 11049 at http://wesa.fm Photos: Point State Park Fountain Flow Back in the Pittsburgh Skyline Donate Now and Grow With Us! http://wesa.fm/post/donate-now-and-grow-us <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Its our Spring Member Campaign and we are inviting you to <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wesa/wesa_sustaining/form.pledgemain">grow with us!</a></p><p>Everyone who donates today will receive our custom seed packet - a blend of basil, parsley, oregano and chives - in addition to any thank you gifts you choose.</p><p>Its your support that keeps 90.5 WESA strong. &nbsp;Thanks for your membership.</p> Thu, 02 May 2013 10:41:13 +0000 Tammy Terwelp 8867 at http://wesa.fm Donate Now and Grow With Us!