Click to Search

WHRO Public Media congratulates President and CEO Bert Schmidt on 15 years with the organization.

Read more ...

If you missed the recent Classical Open Mic on the Eastern Shore, you can now watch it online. 

Read more ...

Two teachers across the Tidewater region received an unexpected surprise in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week on Wednesday. Acclaimed as the “Oscars of Teaching,” the Milken Educator Awards celebrate the American teaching profession.

Read more ...

Enjoy a full month of mysteries with one of your favorite detectives! On Cinema 15 Classics this month we are featuring a different Sherlock Holmes film each week. 

Read more ...

Community Initiatives

Here's what we've currently got in the works to bring education, enlightenment, and inspiration to Hampton Roads.

American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative focuses on helping youth succeed in school, career, and life by exploring challenges to entering the workforce facing today's youth. Find out more


Hampton Roads is home to over 217,000 veterans. We're currently involved in these initiatives with them:

Veterans Coming Home

Veterans Coming Home explores "what works" for veterans as they return to civilian life sharing both the challenges and success stories of veterans who are making a difference in the workplace, on campus, and in their communities. Find out more

Wall of Faces

There are 1,307 names of Virginian Vietnam veterans listed on The Wall. WHRO is proud to spearhead a state-wide initiative and engage partners and community individuals to ensure every Virginian listed has a photo. Find out more

Race: Let's Talk About It

Stories and events that foster conversations about race relations in America. Find out more

Emerging Leaders Board

Young professionals passionate about public media and supporting its mission. Find out more

Support for WHRO comes from
Support for WHRO comes from