Tom Kuser

Program Director, WSHU Morning Edition host

Tom has been with WSHU since 1987, after spending 15 years at college and commercial radio and television stations. After a short stint as classical music announcer, he was given the task of rebuilding and expanding the news department. Under his direction, the news staff began a tradition of award-winning coverage. Tom has won several Associated Press awards for his own feature reporting, too. He became Program Director in 1999, and has been local host of NPR’s Morning Edition since 2000.


Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake
1:42 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Quindlan finds what's bright, past and future

May 1, 2013: Pulitzer Prize-winner and former New York Times columnist Anna Quindlen talks about her bestselling memoir, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake. She writes about marriage, girlfriends, mothers, faith, loss, all the stuff in our closets, looking back and ahead, and celebrating it all. Introduced by WSHU News Director Naomi Starobin. (56:32)

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How to Cook Everything
1:24 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

The Basics from Bittman

March 16, 2013: Renowned food writer and New York Times columnist Mark Bittman talks about his new, book: How to Cook Everything: The Basics (All You Need To Know To Make Great Food). Introduced by WSHU Development Director Gillian Anderson. (48:10)

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Music Mountain
1:48 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Rarely heard pieces for the 84th season

Music Mountain President Nick Gordon

Music Mountain is this country's longest-running chamber music festival. This is their 84th season. 

Kate Remington talked with Nicholas Gordon, president of Music Mountain, about the current season, which still has lots of great performances in store.

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