npr http://whqr.org en NPR's Robert Siegel on Interviewing Politicians, "Terribly Discouraging" Former USSR, Mel Brooks http://whqr.org/post/nprs-robert-siegel-interviewing-politicians-terribly-discouraging-former-ussr-mel-brooks <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Robert Siegel, Senior Host of NPR’s All Things Considered, starts his day with what he regards as indispensable daily reads:&nbsp; <em>The New York Times </em>and <em>The Washington Post.&nbsp; </em> Sat, 10 May 2014 21:43:10 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 54720 at http://whqr.org NPR's Robert Siegel on Interviewing Politicians, "Terribly Discouraging" Former USSR, Mel Brooks What will the departure of NPR's president mean? http://whqr.org/post/what-will-departure-nprs-president-mean <p>NPR has announced that President and CEO Gary Knell, who has been in that office for less than two years, will be leaving this fall to become CEO of the National Geographic Society. <strong><a href="http://www.whqr.org/post/npr-ceo-gary-knell-announces-hes-leaving">WHQR covered this story </a></strong>yesterday. But what will it mean for stations, and for listeners?</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:34:27 +0000 Cleve Callison 41745 at http://whqr.org What will the departure of NPR's president mean? NPR President on The Diane Rehm Show http://whqr.org/post/npr-president-diane-rehm-show <p>Gary Knell, the new President of NPR, was a guest on the <a href="http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2012-06-07/gary-knell" target="_blank"><strong>Diane Rehm Show</strong></a> on Thursday, June 7th to discuss the future of NPR, including financing, competition for audience and changing technology. Knell answered questions from Diane and took listener calls. You can listen to the show or read a transcript. From their website:</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:13:38 +0000 Cleve Callison 17997 at http://whqr.org NPR President on The Diane Rehm Show Friday Feedback for April 13, 2012 http://whqr.org/post/friday-feedback-april-13-2012 <p>Listener Nick wrote: &quot;There are many programs that I enjoy, but NPR&#39;s coverage leaves much to be desired. They are biased, [and] lack objectivity, and journalistic integrity. Fri, 13 Apr 2012 04:05:00 +0000 Cleve Callison 14703 at http://whqr.org Friday Feedback for April 13, 2012 Friday Feedback for January 27, 2012 http://whqr.org/post/friday-feedback-january-27-2012 <p>Susan Smith Sims wrote:</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 05:05:00 +0000 Cleve Callison 10700 at http://whqr.org Friday Feedback for January 27, 2012 Welcome to our new website! http://whqr.org/post/welcome-our-new-website <p>The new WHQR website is now live! Please take a look and let us know what you think. This has been a gradual process of rolling out, so it&#39;s possible you may not see the changes immediately. Try holding down your Shift key and refresh your browser to get the very latest version.</p><p>WHQR web intern John Mortara deserves tremendous thanks for the planning and work he put into this work.</p> Fri, 28 Oct 2011 16:02:55 +0000 Cleve Callison 5912 at http://whqr.org Welcome to our new website!