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Apr 02, 2014, 10:24 ET

73rd Annual Peabody Awards Winners Announced

A record 46 recipients of the University of Georgia's 73rd Annual Peabody Awards were announced today on CBS This Morning and...

Mar 24, 2014, 12:14 ET

73rd Peabody Award Winners to be Announced on CBS THIS MORNING April 2

 The April 2 announcement of this year's Peabody Awards recipients will be broadcast on CBS THIS MORNING and conclude on the Peabodys' website....

Mar 17, 2014, 16:05 ET

Participant Media's Pivot to bring Peabody Awards to TV

The University of Georgia's George Foster Peabody Awards, considered among the most prestigious prizes in electronic media, and Pivot, Participant...

Nov 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

UGA's Peabody Awards Issues Call for Entries

The George Foster Peabody Awards' 73rd annual search for excellence in electronic media has begun. Thousands of "Call for Entries" alerts...

Sep 12, 2013, 10:04 ET

Peabody Awards Welcome Three New Board Members

 The University of Georgia has approved three new members of the George Foster Peabody Awards Board. Joining other distinguished experts who...

Mar 27, 2013, 10:42 ET

72nd Annual Peabody Awards winners announced

 Thirty-nine recipients of the 72nd Annual Peabody Awards were announced today by the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and...

Apr 04, 2012, 10:49 ET

71st Annual Peabody Awards Winners Announced

 Thirty-eight recipients of the 71st Annual Peabody Awards were announced today by the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism...

Mar 21, 2012, 09:00 ET

Patrick Stewart Will Emcee 71st Annual Peabody Awards

 Sir Patrick Stewart, Peabody Award-winning star of stage and screen, Shakespeare plays and science-fiction blockbusters, will be the host of...

Nov 14, 2011, 10:00 ET

UGA's Peabody Awards Issues 71st Annual Call for Entries

 From Los Angeles to London, from Minneapolis to Manila, broadcasters and webcasters, news directors, documentarians and makers of dramas,...

Aug 02, 2011, 10:00 ET

UGA's Peabody Awards Welcome Three New Board Members

The University of Georgia has approved three new members of the George Foster Peabody Awards Board. Joining other distinguished experts who select...

Mar 31, 2011, 12:47 ET

70th Annual Peabody Awards Winners Announced

A record 39 recipients of the 70th Annual Peabody Awards were announced today by the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass...

Mar 16, 2011, 15:28 ET

60 Minutes Journalist to Deliver UGA's Peabody-Smithgall Lecture

The Peabody Awards will present its third Peabody-Smithgall Lecture on the theme "The Media and Public Life" at 4 p.m. on April 11, in Room 101 of...

Mar 07, 2011, 10:01 ET

Larry King to Emcee 70th Annual Peabody Awards

ATHENS, Ga., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Larry King, the long-time host of CNN's Larry King Live and a two-time Peabody Award...

Oct 28, 2010, 15:34 ET

UGA's Peabody Awards Issues Call for Entries

The George Foster Peabody Awards' 70th annual search for excellence in electronic media has begun. More than 100,000 "Call for Entries" alerts have...

Sep 13, 2010, 12:26 ET

UGA's Peabody Awards Welcome Four New Board Members

The University of Georgia has approved four new members of the George Foster Peabody Awards Board. Joining other distinguished experts who select...

Mar 31, 2010, 12:04 ET

69th Annual Peabody Awards Winners Announced

Thirty-six recipients of the 69h Annual Peabody Awards were announced today by the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass...

Mar 31, 2010, 11:26 ET

Complete List of Recipients of the 69th Annual Peabody Awards

The following release was issued today by The George Foster Peabody Awards: Modern Family (ABC) Twentieth Century Fox Television in association...

Mar 18, 2010, 14:30 ET
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The Peabody Award is considered the most selective and prestigious of awards in the electronic media industries. The Peabody Awards are administered by the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. Entries are judged by a 15- member Advisory Board, which meets at the University of Georgia each spring for intensive deliberations. Board members include television critics, broadcast and cable industry executives and experts in culture and fine arts. http://www.peabody.uga.edu/. (PRNewsFoto)[TC]
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 05/11/2004

Diane Sawyer to Emcee 69th Annual Peabody Awards

Diane Sawyer, the award-winning anchor of ABC's "World News," will be the host of the 69th Annual George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony on Monday,...

Sep 22, 2009, 12:56 ET

Peabody Awards Issues Call for Entries & Welcomes Four New Board Members

The George Foster Peabody Awards' 69th annual search for excellence in electronic media has begun. More than 100,000 "call for entries" alerts...

Apr 01, 2009, 18:55 ET

2008 Peabody Award Winners

The following release was issued today by The George Foster Peabody Awards: Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony (NBC and Zhang Yimou) NBC...