TUCSON, AZ – August 29, 2017 – Arizona Public Media (AZPM) received a total of twenty-seven individual Emmy Awards nominations for thirteen productions in ten categories, as announced by the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS).
“Our goal is to provide content and tell stories that enrich the lives of our audience,” said Jack Gibson, AZPM General Manager. “To receive recognition from industry peers for the quality of that work is an added bonus.”
AZPM Emmy Nominations
Arts/Entertainment – Program Feature-Segment
Forming the Formless
New Downtown Murals
Education/Schools – News Single Story/Series/Feature
The Growing Class
Human Interest – Program Feature/Segment
Societal Concerns – Program Feature/Segment/Program Special
Technology – News Single Story/Series/Feature/Program Feature/Segment / Program/Special
OSIRIS REx: Countdown to Launch
Public/Current/Community Affairs – Feature/Segment /Program Special/Series
Special Event Coverage (other than News or Sports) Live or Edited
Community Interactive: Stories from the Border
Arizona Public Media
AZPM is an Emmy® award-winning, member-supported media organization that serves all of Southern Arizona with three public television channels and three radio stations, including PBS 6, PBS Kids and NPR 89.1. Producing original, local content from its digital studios on the campus of the University of Arizona, AZPM is provided as a community service and educational resource. More information about AZPM, including program schedules and Video-on-Demand offerings, can be found online at azpm.org.
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