2013 Awards
8:50 pm
Sun June 23, 2013

WUOT Receives Four First-Place Awards In Annual Public Radio Broadcasters Contest

WUOT Director of News Content Matt Shafer Powell poses with NPR's Weekend Edition Host Scott Simon at the annual Public Radio News Directors Inc. (PRNDI) conference in Cleveland, Ohio. WUOT received four First-Place reporting awards at the ceremony, which was hosted by Simon.
Credit Aaron Selbig, PRNDI

On June 22, 2013, WUOT was recognized with four first-place awards at the Public Radio News Directors Inc. (PRNDI) conference in Cleveland, Ohio.  In a ceremony hosted by NPR's Weekend Edition host Scott Simon, Without a Net: Voices of the Working Poor received first-place recognition in the Series and Documentary categories and Mother And Child took First Place awards for Best Writing and Best News Feature.