Steve Drummond

Steve Drummond appears in the following:

A breakup led this former White House speechwriter to rediscover her Jewish faith

Thursday, July 13, 2023

NPR's Rachel Martin talks with former White House speech writer Sarah Hurwitz about the wisdom she found in an unexpected place: her childhood faith.


Prompted by a visit from his grandfather's ghost, a man reconciled with his family

Thursday, June 29, 2023

NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with John Blake, who wrote More Than I Imagined: What a Black Man Discovered About the White Mother He Never Knew, about how an apparition of his grandfather led to healing.


Listening to high school finalists of NPR's Student Podcast Challenge

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

NPR's Student Podcast Challenge received more than 3,300 entries in its fifth year. We bring you some of the finalists in our high school category from students around the country.


From gun violence to great composers: Meet our Student Podcast Challenge finalists

Friday, June 16, 2023

In its fifth year, our contest received more than 3,300 entries from around the country – and we've narrowed it down to 13 middle school and 13 high school finalists.


Actor Jeff Hiller feels fortunate to play a character who is both queer and religious

Thursday, June 01, 2023

NPR's Rachel Martin talks with the actor Jeff Hiller about how his character on HBO's Somebody Somewhere reflects some of his own personal spiritual journey.


Announcing the fifth annual NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

The national podcasting contest for middle and high school students will return in January and run through April 2023.


NPR's College Podcast Challenge is back: With a $5,000 prize!

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

What does college sound like? Send us your best podcasts and our judges will choose a winner from among 10 finalists


The superstar teachers of our Student Podcast Challenge

Sunday, October 24, 2021

To celebrate four years of NPR's Student Podcast Challenge, we highlight teachers whose students have shined.


News Additions To The Code Switch Team

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

Code Switch announced Christina Cala starts June 28 as a producer and three new fellows will join the team.


This Year's Favorites: Our 2021 SPC Finalists

Sunday, May 09, 2021

It's that time of year! Listen to our middle school and high school finalists now.


The NPR Student Podcast Challenge: Announcing Our College Winners

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Two very different stories won our hearts this year.


Best In Show: Our Favorite College Podcasts

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

This year's finalists in the Student Podcast Challenge, College Edition, give us a glimpse at life on, and off, campus.


NPR's Student Podcast Challenge Opens For Middle And High School Students

Friday, January 01, 2021

We know you have stories to tell and we at NPR are excited to listen. The 2021 Student Podcast Challenge opens on Jan. 1, and runs through March 15.


NPR's Student Podcast Challenge Opens For College Students!

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

NPR's Student Podcast Challenge: College Edition opens today! The contest closes on Feb. 15, 2021.


Announcing The 3rd Annual NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

It's our third year, so we decided to go big or go home. This year we're opening up the contest to college students!


'Dear NPR': In Postcards From The Shutdown, Kids Show Us Life — And Learning

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

From online soccer to missing Grandma, children all over the country sent us postcards about their lives. Along the way, they gave us a glimpse of what it's like to be a kid right now.


The Winners Of The NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

With entries from 46 states and Washington, D.C., two winners emerge from more than 2,200 podcasts to win this year's NPR Student Podcast Challenge.


Here's A Fun Project For Your Kids: Send NPR A Postcard!

Friday, May 15, 2020

We're looking to tell the story of how school and learning have changed around the country. Parents, if you want to help - have your kids create a postcard, and you can send it to us at NPR.


The NPR Student Podcast Challenge Is Back!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Once again, NPR is challenging teachers to turn their classrooms into studios and their lessons into podcasts. Last year's contest drew nearly 6,000 entries from around the country.


Here Are The Winners Of The NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Students across the U.S. showed us their worlds with podcasts in the first-ever NPR student contest.