Why has WGBH had such an impact? Five views

Fred Barzyk: “I have asked several long time producers at WGBH to take a crack at the question of ‘Why does WGBH, a local public TV station in Boston, have such an impressive impact on media, culture and innovation?’ What follows are several responses to the question.”

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Thank You!

Thanks so much to the 165+ WGBH alumni, staff, guests, and students who joined us at  the 2018 Reunion on October 20! Pictures and stories have already begun appearing in our Facebook group: “It was a soul-lifting afternoon!” — Eileen Hughes “Amazing and well done on all counts.” — Mark Duffield “What a great night!”…

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Reunion 2018: Guestbook – Regrets

Final List – Regrets received as of October 16, 2018 Here is the list of regrets. You can  see the list of RSVPs in alphabetical order here. Your first name Alternate first or last name Your last name Years at WGBH Role(s) Department(s) and program(s) Carole Ashcraft ’70s Production NOVA – Original Production Secretary at…

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2018 Reunion Planning Team

The 2018 WGBH Alumni Reunion was planned with a renewed focus on alumni and staff from recent decades, especially the ’00s and ’10s. The planning team is always interested in hearing from you! Reunion planning team In order of most recent years at WGBH, just to be different. Anne Damon (1973-2009) David Atwood (1965–80, contractor…

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Countdown #3 – August 2018

The final countdown with details is here. August 23: The reunion is only 8 weeks away! We’re really looking forward to seeing you. Saturday, October 20, 2018, 12:30-5:30 WGBH Studios, One Guest Street, Brighton, MA More details are here. Our guest book grows every month. Check out the people who have already said they are planning to…

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Countdown #2 – June 2018

The final countdown with details is here. June 23: We looking forward to seeing you on October 20! Our guest book grows every month. Check out the people who have already said they hope to join us! Guestbook – in alphabetical order Guestbook – in chronological order (newest RSVPs at the bottom) If you haven’t…

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Countdown #1 – April 2018

The final countdown with details is here. April 26: We’re looking forward to seeing you at the reunion on October 20! Even though it’s still 6 months away, we’ve already received a lot of RSVPs — it should be a good turn out! Take a look at the Guestbook to see who’s planning to join us.…

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Sheila Simollardes

I joined the WGBH Educational Foundation as secretary to Michael Ambrosino in the Program Department (1965-67); then served as administrative assistant to Jack Caldwell in the Production Department (1967-68). In the course of these 3 years, I also worked in various capacities for Bob Larsen, Dave Davis, and Greg Harney. When an opportunity arose to…

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Countdown to Reunion 2015

The 2015 Reunion is just two days away tomorrow! Here are a few last-minute details. Be sure to check this page before leaving for the reunion, in case we have more information for you. See who’ll be there We’ve updated the guestbook in alphabetical order and in order of receipt. Take a look! Directions Directions are available at wgbh.org/directions and at…

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