WPSU Nominated for seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards

Congratulations to WPSU staff who earned seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy® nominations for excellence in television programming and individual achievement from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

The Nominations include:

Arts Program/Special: “Music Theatre Spotlight 2015”
Jeff Hughes, producer/director; Michael Klein, audio mixer

Children/Youth/Teen (19 and under) Program or Special: “Science-U: Backwash”
Kristian Berg, producer/director

Education/Schools – Program/Special: “You Can’t Say That”
Jeff Hughes, executive producer; Lindsey Whissel Fenton, producer

Human Interest Program/Special: “Holding History: The Collections of Charles L. Blockson”
Cheraine Stanford, producer/director; Cole Cullen, writer

Sports – Program/Series: “Penn State Basketball: In the Paint”
Don Hampton, senior producer/director; John Wagner, producer; Matt Wilson, videographer/editor; Austin Lederman, associate producer; Jordan Huffman, editor/videographer

Individual Achievement nominees:
Cole Cullen, editor – program
“Holding History: The Collections of Charles L. Blockson”
“Pennsylvania Legends and Lore: Ghosts of the Commonwealth”

Mark Stitzer, photographer – program
“Pennsylvania Legends and Lore: Ghosts of the Commonwealth”

The winners will be announced during the regional Emmy Awards ceremony Saturday, September 24, in Philadelphia.

You can review a comprehensive list of recent awards WPSU has received, at wpsu.org/awards.