Joshua Stewart

Joshua Stewart

Host, Morning Edition

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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

May 8, 2012 - 6:00am
An Atlanta man and his small nonprofit are trying to save the state’s history for future generations by repairing some of Georgia’s oldest historical markers. Some of the state’s oldest markers have...
May 4, 2012 - 5:45pm
Looking for a job is no easy task, and when you’re about to have a baby, things only get more complicated. Our career expert Brandon Smith occasionally answers questions from listeners and blog...
May 4, 2012 - 2:19pm
Soon, driving through the west Georgia city of Villa Rica will mean hanging up your cell phone or using a hands-free headset. The city council passed the new law this week. It’s already illegal to...
May 2, 2012 - 6:30am
After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in 1941, the U.S. government decided people of Japanese descent on the west coast were a potential threat. So the military moved more than 100,000 of them inland to...
May 2, 2012 - 5:30am
Five community health centers in Georgia are getting $11 million from the federal government to improve care for the poor and uninsured. At Augusta’s Neighborhood Improvement Project, almost $5...

Recent Blog Posts

Working and Career - October 19, 2012 - 10:11am
We take time on occasion to answer listener/blog reader letters on our regular Working segment with Brandon Smith. (We have a bit of a backlog on this, too – my apologies.) This week, an interesting...
Working and Career - October 12, 2012 - 10:15am
Staffing company Randstad released an interesting new look at the changing workforce last month. A few highlights: 67 percent of companies currently use contingent (temporary, contract, part-time)...
Working and Career - October 5, 2012 - 10:21am
The Monday Night Football game Sept. 24 resulted in a controversial win for the Seattle Seahawks. It also played a part in the NFL’s replacement officials losing their jobs. The public outcry helped...
Working and Career - September 28, 2012 - 2:45pm
I don’t waste any time when I first get to work in the morning. I log into my computer and start preparing for my mornings newscasts and Morning Edition cut-ins. Maybe you start your day with a cup...
Working and Career - September 21, 2012 - 11:25am
Iceland is apparently one of the happiest countries in the world, and that doesn’t stop when all those contented folks go to work in the morning. That prompted Inc. Magazine contributor Geoffrey...

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