Author: Toby Tabaczynski

WDET announces winners of the 2020 SPJ Detroit “Excellence in Journalism” Awards

SPJ The Society of Professional Journalists - Detroit Chapter distributed more than 240 awards to Metro Detroit’s best journalists, who were recently announced as winners in the 2020 SPJ Detroit “Excellence in Journalism” competition. The annual competition honors the best journalism in Southeastern Michigan spanning all mediums, including print, radio, television and digital. WDET swept..

WDET’s audio and photography storytelling project wins this year’s Local That Works award in New Orleans

WDET in Detroit won the 2019 Local That Works contest for “Framed by WDET,” a project that tells stories of the region’s communities through audio and photography. Current, a nonprofit news service presented the award this year in partnership with Greater Public and with co-coordinator Public Media Futures Forums at the Public Radio Super-Regional conference..

What Is Corporate Social Responsibility — CSR?

Like any well-run non-profit public media organization, WDET’s mission and values correspond well with the theme of CSR.  And, in today's socially conscious environment, employees and customers place a premium on working for and spending their money with businesses that prioritize corporate social responsibility (CSR).  In Public Media, this refers to a concept we call 'The..