Joshua Stewart

Joshua Stewart

Host, Morning Edition

Department: Radio

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Twitter: @jstewnews

Joshua Stewart is the local host of Morning Edition on GPB Radio. He’s also hosted Weekend Edition and filled in on All Things Considered in addition to reporting news from around the state. He came to GPB in 2010 from Tampa, Fla., where he hosted All Things Considered and produced an award-winning local public affairs program called Florida Matters at WUSF Public Media. Joshua’s work has been recognized with two regional Edward R. Murrow awards and numerous Associated Press nods. He grew up along the World’s Most Famous Beach and lived throughout Florida before coming just a little north to Georgia. Joshua also reported and worked with college journalism students in Jacksonville.

Recent News Articles

June 14, 2012 - 7:44am
Georgia’s unemployment rate stayed the same between April and May, holding at 8.9 percent. Labor officials said it’s the first time in 10 months the rate has not fallen. The state added more than 16...
June 12, 2012 - 3:15pm
Researchers are planting about a hundred sensors on 10 farms in southwest Georgia this month to measure soil moisture. The idea is to better track how much water crops really need and help farmers...
June 12, 2012 - 1:06pm
The U.S. Department of Justice has approved Chatham County’s new school board and county commission district maps. Candidates for those offices qualified for the July primary last month under the...
June 12, 2012 - 6:29am
Fewer Georgia employers plan to hire additional workers this summer compared to the spring. But four out of five Georgia companies -- 79 percent -- said they will maintain their current staff right...
June 8, 2012 - 5:45pm
Our resident career guru Brandon Smith comes by most weeks to help us maximize our working lives. He also occasionally answers questions from listeners and blog readers. This week, he tackles two...

Recent Blog Posts

Working and Career - April 14, 2014 - 7:32am
Ever wonder what your co-workers take home every payday? Though many workplaces forbid talking about that, new research suggests being open about pay actually makes people work harder. It may sound...
Working and Career - April 7, 2014 - 8:28am
About one in five young people in Georgia—ages 16 to 24—is out of work. For people in their early 20s, the numbers are even worse at close to 40 percent. Workplace and career expert Brandon Smith...
Working and Career - March 31, 2014 - 7:00am
People who are considered successful don’t just use the work week to get ahead. Many use their weekends, too. But maybe not in the way you think. “What these people realize is, life is like a report...
Working and Career - March 24, 2014 - 6:37am
Going into business with a friend sounds like a great idea. You already get along. You probably think a lot alike. And you likely have similar interests. It can be a great idea, if you start off on...
Working and Career - March 17, 2014 - 7:29am
Sometimes people take a job and then realize pretty quickly it was a mistake. Sometimes new career opportunities are too good to pass up—even if you’ve only been in your current position for a few...

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