Awards http://wunc.org en WUNC 2014 Murrow Awards Overall Excellence Entry http://wunc.org/post/wunc-2014-murrow-awards-overall-excellence-entry <p><strong>Rundown for WUNC’s 2014 Overall Excellence Entry</strong></p><p>This entry contains examples of the best work of North Carolina Public Radio WUNC. The stories are excerpted in order to meet the category’s time limit.</p><p>0:00 – 4:17&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <em>Legislative end of session wrap-up</em></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:13:42 +0000 WUNC News 30214 at http://wunc.org 7:06 AM Newscast 11-08-2013 http://wunc.org/post/706-am-newscast-11-08-2013 <p>WUNC's 7:06 AM Newscast on November 8, 2013 - posted for award contest entries</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:25:09 +0000 WUNC News 30196 at http://wunc.org UNC Coach Dean Smith Recieves Presidential Medal Of Freedom [Video] http://wunc.org/post/unc-coach-dean-smith-recieves-presidential-medal-freedom-video <p></p><p>At a ceremony at the White House Wednesday, President Obama awarded former UNC basketball coach Dean Smith the Presidential Medal of Freedom.</p><p>The president bestowed the nation's highest civilian honor on a class of recipients including civil rights activist Bayard Rustin and women's rights advocate Gloria Steinem.&nbsp; Smith was lauded not just for his many athletic achievements, but also for his impact on the community he calls home.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:21:31 +0000 Eric Mennel 26135 at http://wunc.org UNC Coach Dean Smith Recieves Presidential Medal Of Freedom [Video] WUNC Wins 4 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards http://wunc.org/post/wunc-wins-4-regional-edward-r-murrow-awards <p>WUNC won four regional Edward R. Murrow Awards in the 2013 Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) contest, including the overall excellence award for our region (which includes KY, NC, SC, TN, &amp; WV).</p><p>RTDNA has 14 regions and only two other public radio stations in the country won the overall excellence award in their region – WBEZ in Chicago and WLRN in Miami. The awards recognize work of the highest quality produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.</p><p>WUNC also has individual winners:</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:57:54 +0000 Laura Candler 13901 at http://wunc.org WUNC Wins 4 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards