WBUR 90.9 FM

890 Commonwealth Ave
Boston MA  02215

Phone: (617) 353-0909

WBUR 90.9 FM

Boston's NPR news station.

Boston's NPR News Station. Live on 90.9 FM and worldwide at http://wbur.org

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Founded: March 1, 1950

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Past Events

WBUR Marathon 2018

WBUR Marathon 2018
07:48 am - 04/11/2018

At WBUR 90.9 FM

The WBUR Marathon is a community effort to support independent journalism—with less on-air fundraising. This event reduces a week-long fundraiser into just 26.2...

WBUR On Tap: Julia Vogl/Pathways To Freedom

WBUR On Tap: Julia Vogl/Pathways To Freedom
06:00 pm - 03/27/2018

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Join The ARTery‘s Maria Garcia and acclaimed social sculptor Julia Vogl next week for a conversation about immigration and freedom, which will inspire Vogl's latest...

Endless Thread Has Arrived!

Endless Thread Has Arrived!
05:00 am - 01/12/2018

At WBUR 90.9 FM

We're delving into Reddit's vast ecosystem of communities to bring you original stories every week on Endless Thread. Subscribe here to get each new episode: smarturl.it/endlessthread And...

WBUR On Tap: This Moment In Cancer

WBUR On Tap: This Moment In Cancer
05:30 pm - 01/11/2018

At WBUR 90.9 FM

If cancer treatments are starting to cost a half-million dollars each, how can society afford them and what will happen if you need one? Where can you expect to...

WBUR On Tap: Hot Pod’s Nicholas Quah

WBUR On Tap: Hot Pod’s Nicholas Quah
05:30 pm - 09/13/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Join Modern Love: The Podcast producer Jessica Alpert for an in-depth conversation about the emerging podcast and on-demand audio industry with Nicholas Quah, creator...

WBUR On Tap: Death By A Thousand Clicks

WBUR On Tap: Death By A Thousand Clicks
06:00 pm - 06/20/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

“They are the medical equivalent of texting while driving, sucking the soul out of the practice of medicine while failing to improve care.” Three leading Boston...

The 2017 WBUR Gala Auction

The 2017 WBUR Gala Auction
03:00 pm - 05/09/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

For the first time ever, our auction is online and open to all members. Start bidding today! Whether it's summer camp for your kids or a night out with dinner and...

Communications Lessons from Massachusetts Question 2: The Charte

Communications Lessons from Massachusetts Question 2: The Charte
04:00 pm - 05/04/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

More than $40 million spent, millions of voters mobilized, and the direction of millions in education funding at stake – Massachusetts’ 2016 Question 2 ballot...

Independent Film Festival Boston 2017

Independent Film Festival Boston 2017
02:00 pm - 04/26/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

WBUR is a presenting sponsor of the Independent Film Festival Boston 2017, now in its 15th anniversary, taking place from April 26-May 3. On April 26, Carey Goldberg,...

WBUR On Tap: Solving Our Math Problem

WBUR On Tap: Solving Our Math Problem
05:30 pm - 04/25/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Compared to other states, students in Massachusetts do pretty well in math. But compared to other countries, we’ve got a long way to go. Join Edify‘s senior...

Tiny Great Outdoors Festival

Tiny Great Outdoors Festival
12:00 pm - 04/23/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Celebrate spring, urban wildlife, Earth Day and Arbor Day at Somerville’s Quincy Street Open Space – the tiniest “urban wild” in the city. The Tiny Great...

Bunker Hill Community College Foundation 2017 Gala

Bunker Hill Community College Foundation 2017 Gala
06:00 pm - 04/20/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Meghna Chakrabarti, host of Radio Boston, will emcee the Bunker Hill Community College Foundation 2017 Gala, an annual fundraiser which enables students to receive...

The Business of Immigrant Integration

The Business of Immigrant Integration
06:30 pm - 04/12/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

The United States economy relies on foreign-born labor, with immigrants represented in every labor market from healthcare to technology. Reporter Shannon Dooling...

WBUR On Tap: Lloyd Schwartz’s “Little Kisses”

WBUR On Tap: Lloyd Schwartz’s “Little Kisses”
05:30 pm - 04/11/2017

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Join Lloyd Schwartz, contributor to The Artery and award-winning music critic and poet, for a live reading of “Little Kisses,” his latest poetry collection....

Volunteer for the WBUR Marathon!

Volunteer for the WBUR Marathon!
07:00 am - 04/05/2017

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Sign up here: wbur.org/volunteer Keep democracy running and volunteer at the WBUR Marathon! During this pledge drive, we will be cramming a week’s worth of fundraising...

WBUR On Tap: Taste of Iceland

WBUR On Tap: Taste of Iceland
05:30 pm - 03/16/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Join Iceland’s First Lady Eliza Reid in celebrating the Nordic nation’s rich storytelling tradition as part of the 8th annual Taste of Iceland in Boston festival. Reid,...

Association For Learning Environments Northeast Regional Confere

Association For Learning Environments Northeast Regional Confere
12:00 pm - 03/15/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Senior education editor Louise Kennedy will moderate the Saturday, March 18 workshop, “Designing the Future Ready School: Workplace Innovations That Impact Education”...

Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline
05:30 pm - 03/07/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

“Notes from the Field: Doing Time in Education,” Anna Deavere Smith’s remarkable work at the ART this fall, inspired WBUR to bring together people who had...

Salem Film Fest 2017

Salem Film Fest 2017
07:30 pm - 03/02/2017

At WBUR 90.9 FM

WBUR is proud to be the media sponsor for the 10th annual Salem Film Fest, one of New England’s largest documentary film festivals which presents a rich and diverse...

New Year’s Eve With Spanish Harlem Orchestra

New Year’s Eve With Spanish Harlem Orchestra
09:00 pm - 12/31/2016

At WBUR 90.9 FM

Get ready for a fabulous New Year's Eve Party at The Cabot in Beverly, MA! This year, The Cabot presents a hot, hot evening with dancing, hats, noisemakers and...

Boston Tweets

Kurt Orloff
Kurt Orloff
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Kurt Orloff
Kurt Orloff
RT @CourtSpinelliTV: CASE CLOSED on the #RedSox AL East Champs Banner that ended up in the hands of 3 men from Malden. Somerville PD initia…

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#FlashbackFriday! Yesterday, Dan McNichol volunteered to tow our boats to #Hull from #Boston! Thanks Dan! The AWES… https://t.co/nnKRF637uT

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Kurt Orloff
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Gonzo Hernández
Gonzo Hernández
RT @JuniorPepen: Me cuentan que ya se están enfriando las cervezas y las champagne en el clubhouse de los #RedSox #MLB

Bryanna Bailey
Bryanna Bailey
RT @BostonGlobe: For those keeping score: Two guys said they found this #RedSox banner on a highway. They wanted to return it, and get a re…