Programs A-Z

  • Listen to conversations about issues that matter. WPSU’s weekly community affairs radio program features in-depth interviews with central Pennsylvania newsmakers.

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  • An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you've given it away. Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz – a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and...

  • The Folk Show, produced by WPSU Penn State, brings you great music every weekend. You'll hear the occasional a cappella sea shanty or perhaps some Klezmer — and LOTS of celtic, bluegrass/oldtime, singer-songwriters and acoustic instrumentals.<...

  • Live radio broadcasts of Metropolitain Opera performances during the Met's radio season, December to early May.

  • The Splendid Table is public radio's culinary culture and lifestyle program that celebrates food and its ability to touch the lives and feed the souls of everyone.

  • Each weekday, host Marco Werman and his team of producers bring you the world's most interesting stories in an hour of radio that reminds us just how small our planet really is. The World is heard on over 300 stations across North America.

  • On The Writer's Almanac, Garrison Keillor recounts the historical highlights of each day and reads a short poem or two.

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.1 million listeners. It is produced by 

  • "This Way Out" is the award-winning internationally distributed weekly LGBT radio program, currently airing on over 200 local community radio...

  • One of NPR's most popular music programs is created in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands. When you turn your radio on, you're there too.

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  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and...

  • Saturday mornings are made for Weekend Edition Saturday, the program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories. The...

  • Weekend Edition Sunday with Rachel Martin on Sunday mornings brings news and analysis, and features puzzle master Will Shortz.

     

     

  • Wits is a live public radio show that brings world-class comedians, actors and musicians to the stage where host John Moe gives them and the audience the time of their lives. Wits mixes improv, sketch comedy, conversation, music and genuine...

  • World Cafe is hosted and produced by David Dye in Philadelphia at WXPN presents interviews and performances with today's essential and...

  • Explore a world of ideas through a wide variety of thought-provoking public radio programs. We’ll delve into politics, science, the arts, and more, in programs ranging from investigative journalism to audio art.

  • Find out about the books our listeners couldn't put down and submit your own review proposal. BookMark focuses on new releases and books by Pennsylvania authors. But sometimes you'll hear a new take on a classic. BookMark features book reviews...

  • The Folk Show Road Show features recordings of live local concerts held throughout the WPSU listening area.

  • WPSU's Story Corps, a local oral history project, records and shares the stories of central Pennsylvanians. WPSU is traveling to towns throughout the listening area to give you a chance to record your personal and family history with a friend...

  • Tell us the personal philosophy and core values that guide your daily life, and hear stories from others.

    This I Believe is based on the 1950s radio program of the same name and the media project (launched in 2005) from This I...

  • An hour of “chemical-free horticultural hijinks,” You Bet Your Garden is a weekly, nationally syndicated Public Radio show airing out of WHYY-FM in Philadelphia that offers fiercely organic advice to gardeners far and wide.

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