GBH News Remembers Charles J. Ogletree Jr.

Charles J. Ogletree Jr.

As the legal and academic worlds mourn the loss of one of the era’s greatest minds, a flood of tributes point to yet another side of Harvard legal scholar Charles J. Ogletree Jr., who died on Friday: that of a selfless mentor.

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Gail Martin, Director of Business Administration, Retires

I first walked into WGBH on January 20, 1978, in the middle of a 20” snowstorm to interview for an unpaid internship while in graduate school.  This was the storm that preceded the famous February Blizzard of ‘78.  The person I was to interview with was not able to make it into the station because…

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Celebrating Bob Ferrante

I’d like to raise a glass to Bob. He was a really special person. We all miss him terribly. There’s an awful lot to savor and celebrate.

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Michael Grossman, Caption Writer & Production Coordinator

It is with great sorrow that I report the death of Michael Grossman on June 22, 2022. Michael was an integral member of The Caption Center from 1984-2005, serving as both caption writer and production coordinator. His diligence, patience and quiet perfection influenced everyone who worked alongside him, and he set the standard for caption…

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Mark Duffield on ‘Maritime Memoirs Panel’ – March 28, 2023

Mark Duffield will be participating on a panel of writers and story-tellers reciting their unique experiences on the sea: Maritime Memoirs.  Come in person to the Chilmark Tavern, 9 State Road in Chilmark on Martha’s Vineyard or log into zoom from 7:00 – 8:30 pm on Tuesday, March 28.  Find the link here, https://pathwaysmv.org.  The event…

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New Book by Mark Duffield

Mark Duffield, former WGBH Director of Business Development for the Local Corporate Development Department has written his third book.

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Karl Lorencic, 91, Engineer Across Four Decades

Karl and his family immigrated to the US in 1965 when he received a job offer from WGBH-TV. He worked as a WGBH engineer for many years, working on programs including The French Chef with Julia Child, Boston Pops, Masterpiece Theater and many, many more.

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