Jeremy Hobson

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Jeremy Hobson
Alma mater Boston University
Show Here and Now
Station(s) WBUR-FM
Network NPR
Previous show(s) Marketplace Morning Report (2011-2013)

Jeremy Hobson is an American national radio journalist. He is the co-host of NPR's Here and Now, which is co-produced by WBUR-FM.He began co-hosting the show, along with Robin Young on July 1, 2013.[1][2]

Education and personal life[edit]

A native of Urbana, Illinois, Hobson graduated from University High School[3] and received his undergraduate degree from Boston University.[4] He is the son of pianist Ian Hobson.[5]

Career[edit]

Prior to his tenure at NPR, Hobson worked at NPR member stations WCAI (Cape Cod, Massachusetts), WILL (Urbana, Illinois), and Rhode Island Public Radio, as a reporter and local show host. He has also been a producer for NPR’s All Things Considered, Day to Day and Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!. Hobson hosted the Marketplace Morning Report from 2011 to 2013.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stelter, Brian (29 Mar 2013). "After 21 Years, NPR Is Ending 'Talk of the Nation'". New York Times. 
  2. ^ Borchers, Callum (1 Jul 2013). "An expanded 'Here & Now' debuts nationwide on NPR". Boston Globe. Retrieved 13 Oct 2014. 
  3. ^ Kramer, Melody (29 Sep 2015). "That public radio documentary you just listened to was made by high school students". The Poynter Institute. 
  4. ^ Laskowski, Amy (2 Apr 2013). "NPR to Take WBUR's Here & Now National". BU Today. 
  5. ^ "Urbana native Hobson to be co-host of NPR show". The News-Gazette. 23 Apr 2013. 
  6. ^ Borchers, Callum (30 Mar 2013). "WBUR's 'Here & Now' getting big boost". Boston Globe. 

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