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TYVAN BURNS

“Introducing Poet And Star Public Radio Announcer Tyvan Burns”

Burns is currently a Public Affairs Programming Intern for WNSB, a public radio station at Norfolk State University, where he was awarded the WNSB 2018 Student Producer of the Year and Announcer of the Year. He looks forward to a career in broadcast journalism.


Hometown: Norfolk, VA | School: Norfolk State University | Class: Senior
Skills: producing, personality, writing | view video

DCPS LEADERS REINVIGORATE EFFORTS TO COMBAT ABSENTEEISM

D.C’s interim deputy mayor for education faces an uphill battle in combating chronic absenteeism — a dilemma playing out across the nation and one that puts nearly half of all high school students in line for dropping out instead of graduating.

TASTES OF DC: POPCORN WORTH AN HOUR’S WAIT

Every city has hidden gems in their community where delicious food — whether it’s burgers, hot dogs, or even popcorn — is worth the drive, wait and expense.