WEDU PBS Honored with 2 Suncoast Regional Emmy® Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences


Tampa, FL — The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has honored WEDU PBS, West Central Florida’s PBS station, with two Suncoast Regional Emmy® Awards. The first Suncoast Regional Emmy® Award was presented to Robert Bruno for Pyramid Arts, a segment of WEDU’s local production WEDU Arts Plus. The second Emmy® went to Serena Aubrey for The Vietnam War: Voices from the Bay Interstitials.

The Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences is a nonprofit Florida corporation dedicated to excellence in television and offers the annual Regional Emmy Awards to television markets in the entire State of Florida; Alexandria, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles and New Orleans, La.; Mobile, Ala.; Thomasville, Ga.; and Puerto Rico. Winners of the 2018 Regional Emmy® Awards were announced on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences annual ceremony in Orlando, Florida.

All of WEDU’s winning and nominated programs can be viewed on the WEDU PBS website at: www.wedu.org/awards.