Terry Gross

Annual Conference & ExpoNAFSA 2019 Proposals

terry grossFriday, June 1, 2018

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Terry Gross is a renowned journalist and author who asks the questions that millions of radio listeners want to hear.

Gross is the long-running host and co-executive producer of Fresh Air on National Public Radio. With her distinct conversational interviewing style, Gross can get her guests, who range from politicians to cultural icons, to reveal personal insights and candid truths about themselves and issues impacting the world.

Since 1987, WHYY-FM, a public radio station based in Philadelphia, has produced a daily, one-hour national edition of Fresh Air. The program is broadcast on nearly 600 stations, and it became the first nondrivetime show in public radio history to reach more than 5 million listeners a week.

Fresh Air With Terry Gross has received numerous awards, including the Peabody Award in 1994. Gross received the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Edward R. Murrow Award in 2003 for her contributions to public radio. In 2015 she was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In addition, Gross received the 2015 National Humanities Medal from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Gross is the author of All I Did Was Ask: Conversations With Writers, Actors, Musicians, and Artists.

Gross earned her bachelor’s degree in English and MEd in communications from the State University of New York at Buffalo.


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