Since 1958, WSIU has provided trusted programming and services that inspire personal growth, community engagement, and a love for learning in people of all ages. The WSIU stations serve five million people across seven states and beyond through five digital television channels, three radio stations, a website, local production units, social media, and an educational and community outreach department. Additional services include the Southern Illinois Radio Information Service (SIRIS), operated by WSIU Radio, which helps 1,000 individuals who are blind or whose physical condition prevents them from reading stay connected to the world.
WSIU also offers professional development in the broadcast industry to hundreds of students each year. Licensed to the Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University, WSIU Public Broadcasting works closely with the College of Mass Communication & Media Arts and other academic and service units associated with the Carbondale campus.
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