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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.

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Changes Mean More Will Get Jury Duty

A new system for picking jurors means more Georgians could be called for jury duty – but everyone should be called less often. The changes end the process of each county “balancing” jury pools to...

May 21, 2012 - 12:01pm

Program Takes Lunch To Poor Kids

A Georgia nonprofit group is launching a new program to provide summer lunches to poor kids who normally would get meals at school. The program launches first in Richmond County on Monday. Action...

May 21, 2012 - 2:44am

WORKING: Graduation Advice

Spring is graduation season. Many colleges have bid farewell to their seniors, and high schools will soon do the same. In the spirit of a “commencement address,” our working guru Brandon Smith shares...

May 18, 2012 - 1:45pm

Arts Council Debuts New Goals

After months of meetings around the state, the Georgia Council for the Arts unveiled new goals and a new vision this week. The new direction is tied closely to the arts’ impact on Georgia’s growth....

May 18, 2012 - 12:41pm

Georgia 2nd In Financial Distress

Georgia households are among the most financially distressed in the country. A new analysis by credit counseling group CredAbility found Georgians are still struggling with high unemployment and low...

May 17, 2012 - 11:06am

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WORKING: The Most-Important Hour

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...

September 28, 2012 - 10:45am
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WORKING: Happy Workplaces

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...

September 21, 2012 - 7:25am
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WORKING: Know Thyself

I read this fascinating blog post the other day on the Harvard Business Review site. The takeaway is that we don’t know ourselves nearly as well as the people around us do. They can actually predict...

September 14, 2012 - 5:07am
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WORKING: Digital Connections

More and more people work from home or have an office that’s in a different city than most of their colleagues. Technology has made it possible for plenty of jobs to be done almost anywhere. That...

September 7, 2012 - 10:40am
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WORKING: Happy Hour

Sometimes it’s a social get-together. Other times it’s a more formal celebration of a job well-done or a promotion. In either case, the after-work, happy hour is pretty common. But do you really have...

August 31, 2012 - 6:01am

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