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Science U at Home Special

Posted on December 26, 2021

In this public television special, campers, mentors and instructors at the Penn State Science-U summer science camp show off the ways parents and caregivers can bring the wonder of science home to kids. Continue »

 

Woman Sewing

Pennsylvania Folklore: Woven Together

Posted on December 21, 2017

Explore some of the many textile arts that can be found throughout the state, examining the traditions behind them and the motivations of the craftspeople creating them. Continue »

 

Thrift Shop Chef

Thrift Shop Chef

Posted on November 8, 2017

Host Satchel Mantz finds unique kitchen devices in area thrift shops and then uses those tools, along with locally-sourced ingredients, to create incredible meals that you can prepare in your own home. Continue »

 

Moving Vietnam Wall

A Time To Heal

Posted on September 14, 2017

This WPSU documentary explores the impact of the Vietnam War on the lives of Pennsylvanians who fought, protested, or prayed for their loved ones to come home alive. Continue »

 

Managing Risk in a Changing Climate

Managing Risk in a Changing Climate

Posted on April 20, 2017

Examine one of humanity’s most pressing challenges through the lens of the many academic disciplines needed to address the impacts and surrounding economic, social, and environmental issues that come with managing risk in a changing climate. Continue »

 

You Can't Say That

You Can’t Say That

Posted on 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. Continue »

 

3 young adults row a small boat down a river

Water Blues Green Solutions

Posted on January 17, 2014

Water Blues Green Solutions tells stories from across the country of communities that are adopting new ways of thinking about how to protect, restore, and preserve our rivers and sources of drinking water. Continue »

 

Young kid celebrates with Penn State Students at THON

Why We Dance: The Story of THON

Posted on 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. Continue »

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Making the Blue Band

Posted on 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. Continue »

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Telling Amy’s Story

Posted on June 1, 2010

Hosted by actress and advocate Mariska Hargitay, and told by Detective Deirdri Fishel, Telling Amy’s Story follows the timeline of a domestic violence homicide. Continue »