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Volunteering for Public Television

One of the best volunteer opportunities I have partaken in was volunteering for the PBS telethon. I loved the laid back atmosphere and the ability to help an organization raise money when I didn’t necessarily have any money I could give. 1,283 more words


Wednesday Trivia Question

What US president was indirectly responsible for the PBS NewsHour? 225 more words


Chuck Turchick | Comments on the Upcoming Vietnam War Series on PBS

Our actions may have been closer to the acts of Nazi Germany than we would like to admit. Both governments perpetrated imperialist, racist, and genocidal policies.    1,403 more words


El Consejo ve "mejorable" el pluralismo en las televisiones públicas

12 July, 2017 / By Diario de Sevilla

La presidenta del Consejo Audiovisual de Andalucía (CAA), Emelina Fernández, cree que la mayoría de televisiones públicas andaluzas tienen “margen de mejoría” respecto al pluralismo político, aunque este organismo ha percibido una mejora general y que algunas cumplen “muy bien” con sus objetivos. 279 more words

Pluralismo Informativo

Charles Kuralt's North Carolina

About twenty years ago, my historical consciousness was awakened when my fourth grade teacher rolled the massive TV cart into our Dorothy B. Johnson Elementary classroom and popped in a VHS tape of Charles Kuralt’s UNC-TV production  341 more words


Hey, It’s Photo Friday!

A quick snap this week of some fridge magnets featuring old UNC-TV brands.

Just For Kids has been a part of our children’s programming since the 1990s but it will soon be phased out for our 24/7 Kids Channel brand, Rootle. 30 more words


Join Current for "Get with the program!: Shows that shaped public television"

2017 is the 50th anniversary of the Public Broadcasting Act. Join Current for Get with The Program!: Shows that Shaped Public Television, a series of online events looking at some of the most influential public TV programs of all time. 91 more words