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WKU PBS engineer selected for national project

Jordan Basham, Special Projects Engineer for WKU PBS, is among 25 digital professionals from PBS member stations to become Digital Immersion Partners. The Digital Immersion Project, developed by PBS Digital & Marketing with support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, is a unique opportunity that mixes in-depth training, hands-on workshops and collaborative mentorship to improve […]

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WKU PBS partners with Warren juvenile detention center to provide training program

WKU PBS installed a television studio and set inside the Juvenile Detention Facility in Warren County as a pilot project to provide workforce development training and educational augmentation to the residents. WKU PBS hopes to provide similar opportunities at the other detention centers across the Commonwealth and is creating a template for other PBS member […]

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WKU PBS documentary on Mammoth Cave will be distributed nationally

WKU PBS is proud to announce that the 30-minute documentary Mammoth Cave: A Place Called Home will be nationally distributed by the National Educational Telecommunications Association in September.  This will allow the story of the establishment of Mammoth Cave National Park to be shared with the rest of the country as the National Park Service […]

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WKU PBS enjoys trifecta of honors at Ohio Valley Emmy Awards

WKU PBS, WKU’s Public Television Service, had an impressive showing at 52nd Annual Ohio Valley Emmy Awards with a trifecta of honors during an Aug. 6 ceremony in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Darius Barati, a 2007 WKU graduate, was recognized for his work in the craft category of lighting for Lost River Sessions.  This was the second […]

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WKU PBS Pool Party Aug. 7

Get ready for the end of summer WKU PBS Pool Party being held at the Russell Sims Aquatic Center on Aug. 7 from noon to 5 p.m. Everyone’s favorite monkey, Curious George, will be there for the “Sunny Day Celebration” festivities. The first 300 children age 10 and under will receive a goody bag, plus […]

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WKU PBS’ ‘Lost River Sessions’ earns 3 Ohio Valley Emmy Award nominations

WKU PBS, WKU’s Public Television Service, has been nominated for three awards in three different categories for the 52st Annual Ohio Valley Emmy Awards. Recipients will be announced during an Aug. 6 ceremony in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. WKU’s public broadcasting service has been nominated in each of the past 13 years, receiving the award 18 times. “Lost River Sessions […]

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WKU PBS, PBS KIDS, Overstock.com team to provide more books

With the help of WKU mascot Big Red, representatives of WKU PBS delivered a second round of books to area children as part of its Reading Readiness campaign. Students with Community Education of Bowling Green and Warren County’s after school program at T. C. Cherry Elementary School in Bowling Green, welcomed the furry mascot and […]

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WKU PBS, PBS Kids, Overstock.com team to provide books

More than 100 children served by the Housing Authority of Bowling Green were treated to a visit from WKU mascot Big Red and a gift of three brand new books courtesy of WKU PBS, PBS Kids and Overstock.com. The initiative is aimed at fostering the love of reading and the transition back to school after […]

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