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

April 6, 2011 - 5:00pm
A state audit finds that teachers who retire and then return to work don’t cost the state extra money. Georgia allows retirees to return to work to so that classrooms are never short of teachers....
April 6, 2011 - 4:28pm
Around the country, people are trying to quack their way to fame as the new voice of the Aflac spokesduck. The Columbus-based insurance company is having open casting calls in six cities, including...
April 5, 2011 - 4:28pm
Georgia unemployment has outpaced the nation for several years, but it’s even worse for the state’s teenagers. Teen unemployment in Georgia is 37.3 percent and the highest in the nation, according...
April 4, 2011 - 9:12am
A new initiative aims to help combat veterans transition to civilian life. It will be based at Callaway Gardens near Columbus, and the idea is to bring service members and their families for...
April 1, 2011 - 5:00am
The U.S. Agriculture Department’s crop planting forecast projects Georgia’s producers will plant 1.45 million acres of cotton this year, an increase of 9 percent. That is 120,000 addition acres, but...

Recent Blog Posts

Working and Career - December 2, 2013 - 8:33am
Say the boss wants to take you and your co-workers out for a long lunch and maybe a little shopping afterward. Sounds pretty nice. But are you crossing an ethical line since you’re probably still...
Working and Career - November 25, 2013 - 9:29am
Some new research tells us that using a lot of direct eye contact isn’t always a good idea. The study, published in the journal “Psychological Science,” found speakers with a strong opinion about a...
Working and Career - November 18, 2013 - 7:52am
It’s OK not to like everyone you work with. You don’t even have to pretend you do like them. But workplace expert Brandon Smith says you do still have to get the work done. “You don’t have to go up...
Working and Career - November 11, 2013 - 7:55am
When you’ve had a rough day at work, you might go home and vent to your partner or spouse. Susan sent a note to workplace expert Brandon Smith to find out whether that’s a problem. “Does telling your...
Working and Career - November 4, 2013 - 7:13am
That 12-hour workday is bad for the balance in your life, sure. But it will pay off eventually, right? Maybe not. “Working long hours is actually really, really bad for your career,” says Brandon...

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