Amanda RabinowitzHost/Producer “All Things Considered”
Expertise: Audio storytelling, journalism and production
Education: Ohio University – Bachelor of Arts
University of Akron – Master of Arts
Favorite spot in Northeast Ohio: Summit Metro Parks
Amanda Rabinowitz has been a reporter, host and producer at WKSU since 2007. She is currently the local host of “All Things Considered” and produces Ideastream Public Media's local independent music podcast, “Shuffle.” She also interviews Cleveland.com columnist Terry Pluto for a weekly commentary about Northeast Ohio’s sports scene called the “View From Pluto.”
- Started working at WKSU in 2007
- Hosted WKSU's “Morning Edition” for 12 years, now hosts “All Things Considered”
- National Edward R. Murrow Award, Sports Reporting, Radio Television Digital News Association, 2013 - “Playing through pain sometimes means a deadly addiction for athletes”
- Taught audio storytelling and podcasting at the University of Akron and Kent State University
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Coach T.K. Griffith just earned his 500th career win at Archbishop Hoban High School. Sports commentator Terry Pluto talks about Griffith, who also serves as an English teacher and principal.
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Alex Bevan has been writing and releasing his original folk songs for five decades. The Cleveland native joins Shuffle and Applause Performances for a special in-studio performance and interview.
Ideastream Public Media's sports commentator Terry Pluto talks about Guardians Manager Stephen Vogt's outlook as the young manager takes over for the legendary Terry Francona.
Ideastream's sports commentator Terry Pluto talks about the Browns quarterback plan with Joe Flacco and Deshaun Watson, and why the team needs a different veteran QB.
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