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In a note to newsroom staff, Senior Supervising Editor of NPR's International Desk, Will Dobson, announced the staffing update.

Today I am thrilled to announce the newest addition to NPR's International Desk: Emily Feng will be joining us as our new Beijing correspondent.

Wait, Wait... It's on My Smart Speaker!

9 hours ago

NPR's Trivia Show Is Now an Interactive Game

Have you always wanted to call into 'Wait Wait Don't Tell Me,' but didn't want to embarrass yourself or your family? Well, now you can play along with Peter and Bill without risk to your reputation thanks to NPR's new Wait Wait Quiz for smart speakers.

In a note to newsroom staff, Acting VP for News Programming Sarah Gilbert announced the staffing update.

I am delighted to share the news that, after a nationwide search, Natalie Winston is our new Executive Producer at Weekend All Things Considered.

Natalie started her career at NPR, working as an intern on the 2008 election team. After graduating from Williams College, she joined the PBS NewsHour, returning to NPR to work on our 2012 election team.

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KUAR is bringing two new programs featuring science and storytelling to its central Arkansas airwaves and making several changes to its local and regional music programming schedule beginning January 5th and 6th, 2019.

Faces Of NPR: Kelsey Page

Dec 5, 2018

Faces Of NPR is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Kelsey Page, an Audience and Community Relations Associate on the Audience Relations team at NPR.

The Basics:

Name: Kelsey Page

Twitter Handle: @kelseylpage

Faces Of NPR: Christina Cala

Nov 27, 2018

Faces Of NPR is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Christina Cala, an associate producer for All Things Considered.

The Basics:

Name: Christina Cala

Twitter: @christinacala

Faces Of NPR: Abby Wendle

Nov 19, 2018

Faces Of NPR is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Producer of Invisibilia, Abby Wendle.

The Basics:

Name: Abby Wendle

Twitter: @aewendle

Job Title: Invisibilia, Producer

Where You're From: Youngstown, Ohio

Faces Of NPR: Adelina Lancianese

Nov 12, 2018

Faces Of NPR is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Adelina Lancianese, a Production Assistant for NPR's Story Lab.

The Basics:

Name: Adelina "Addie" Lancianese

Twitter Handle: @AdLancianese

Job Title: Production Assistant, Story Lab

NPR announced the hiring of Anne Li for the NPR One Editorial/Personalization and Curation team as the Emerging Platform Lead . Read more below in an note shared with newsroom staff by Tamar Charney.

Dear All,

Faces Of NPR: Justin Winn

Nov 5, 2018

Faces Of NPR is a weekly feature that showcases the people behind NPR, from the voices you hear every day on the radio to the ones who work outside of the recording studio. You'll find out about what they do and what they're inspired by on the daily. This week's post features Justin Winn, the Community Relations Manager at NPR.

The Basics:

Name: Justin Winn

Job Title: Community Relations and Business Manager

Where You're From: Lubbock, TX

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