Mike Schuh joined WJZ Eyewitness News as a general assignment reporter in 1993. During his time at WJZ, he’s received awards for a wide range of news stories. His 11 Emmy Awards were earned in the “Best Reporter,” “Writing,” “Hard News Investigation,” “Spot News,” “General News Reporting” and “Features Reporting” categories.
In 2010, he received an Associated Press Award for “Spot News.” In 2007, he received two Associated Press Awards in the “Spot News” and “Human Interest News” categories. In 2002, Mike won a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award.
He volunteers as a faculty member for the prestigious National Press Photographers Association’s annual NewsVideo Workshop. He has led television storytelling seminars and workshops in Denmark and across our country. In 2008, Mike was appointed as the Regional Vice President to the Board of Governors for the Capital Area Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and served for two years.
Mike came to WJZ after learning his craft at television stations in Indianapolis, Louisville, Cape Girardeau, Mo. and Carbondale, Ill. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Mike, his wife, and one very, very energetic daughter all live in Baltimore County.
More Stories by Mike Schuh
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A city police officer opens fire on a man, shooting him in the face.
Oftentimes when sports stars move on to new teams, you no longer see them in the community.
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How his work is helping the disabled.
In the three months since the riots, we’ve heard from community leaders, politicians and neighbors.
The explosion of television shows about food, chefs and competitions has caused a whole new industry to spring up.
To take advantage of the cooler temperatures at night and the darkness, many outdoor movies have sprung up across the city.
Across the country, only 11 percent of low income students who begin college go on to graduate.
The numbers are bleak. Over 60% of inmates released from prison will be re-arrested within five years.
Science, technology, engineering and math make up the acronym STEM. It’s an important concept because that’s where our economy and good jobs are heading.