WPSU-Produced Series

Metronome

METRONOME

METRONOME features local performing artists and groups from a variety of genres playing in their own environments throughout Central Pennsylvania.

 

SciTech Now

SciTech Now

SciTech Now captures the latest breakthroughs in science and technology. Each week we talk to the innovators at the forefront of their fields and explore the mysteries of the scientific world.

 

Selected landmark images from different towns featured in WPSU's Our Town series.

Our Town

Discover the people and places of central Pennsylvania through the lenses of local residents.

 

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper

Digging Deeper

In this monthly talk show, Penn State President Eric Barron explores how work being done at the University impacts the broader community.

 

Patty Satalia and guest in discussion on the set of Conversations Live

Conversations Live

Patty Satalia and guest experts discuss local and national issues as they take your questions. During the 60-minute program, we will take phone calls, emails, and questions via Twitter.

 

WPSU-Produced Documentaries and Specials

Student entrepreneurs

The Investment

Premiered January 14, 2016

Student entrepreneurs from Penn State, Bucknell, and the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown present their business ideas to a panel of judges, Shark Tank-style.

 

You Can't Say That

You Can’t Say That

Premiered April 9, 2015

Experience a class where people say the things you aren’t supposed to say; where students participate in a quiet revolution toward cross-cultural understanding; where the philosophy is simple: conversation can change the world.

 

Young kid celebrates with Penn State Students at THON

Why We Dance: The Story of THON

Premiered September 27, 2012

Why We Dance: The Story of THON is a documentary project that chronicles the student-run philanthropy, THON, and the children, families, and students who are changed by their experience.

 

Making the Blue Band title card, view of Blue Band member performing from the stands in Beaver Stadium

Making the Blue Band

Premiered January 14, 2011

The Penn State Blue Band is one of the nation’s premier college marching bands. Follow eight freshmen hopefuls through auditions, cuts, and the grueling days of band camp to find out who has what it takes to make the band.