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  • WGBH News' Jared Bowen interviews former FBI Director, James Comey

    Behind The Scenes With Former FBI Director James Comey

    Proving yet again that news happens outside the newsroom, WGBH News' Jared Bowen recently sat down with former FBI Director James Comey, who was in downtown Boston ahead of a speaking engagement. Meredith Nierman, WGBH Director of Photography, captured the exclusive interview. Check out a few behind-the-scenes photos and listen to the full interview.
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  • WGBH 2017 Boston Mayoral Debate feat. Jim Braude and Margery Eagan

    Debates at WGBH

    From The Advocates to the historic 2018 Midterm Election and for decades in between, WGBH has long been a leader in the debate space, bringing together politicians and thought-leaders of all kinds and often hosting a race's only televised debate here at our Brighton Studios.
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    Wanna Teach Your Kid STEM? There’s an App for That

    PEEP and the Big Wide World, WGBH’s Emmy Award-winning series that teaches STEM to an early childhood audience, recently launched an all-new series of free digital apps in Spanish and English—along with supporting materials for educators who work directly with families. The new PEEP Family Science apps combine animated stories from PEEP and the Big Wide World with related hands-on science activities, along with parenting tips, videos and prompts throughout.
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    Russ Morash Is Inducted Into The Massachusetts Broadcasters’ Hall of Fame

    Under Morash’s watchful eye, iconic shows such as This Old House and The French Chef with Julia Child became the foundation for a new genre of television programming. Visionary and ground-breaking when they premiered, these award-winning WGBH how-to shows continue to inspire new generations of do-it-yourselfers. WGBH congratulates Morash on his well-deserved 2018 induction into the Massachusetts Broadcasters’ Hall of Fame.
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    The Great American Read: Making Off The Page Experiences Accessible

    Innovation Hub's Kara Miller sat down with Bryan Gould from NCAM and Renee Ruthel from Media Access Group to discuss how they are making these broader experiences of loving a book accessible to people who are blind/low vision or deaf/hard of hearing.
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    Happy Birthday Julia Child! A Rocking Tribute To A Cooking Legend

    In honor of this special day, here is an amazing Guns N' Roses remix along with some other goodies to celebrate this iconic TV personality who enjoyed cooking with wine, and sometimes even put it in the food.
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    Julia Child's Life and Legacy

    Cooking legend Julia Child introduced French cuisine to American cooks in 1963 with WGBH’s pioneering television series, The French Chef. She was passionate about food and she changed the way Americans cook and eat. WGBH is proud to look back at her accomplishments and how we helped to make her a household name.
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  • Where We Are - Television - Basic Black Callie Crossley

    "Basic Black" (Formerly "Say Brother") Turns 50!

    Since 1968, Basic Black (formerly Say Brother) has reflected the concerns and culture of African Americans through conversations, performances and short-form documentaries. Now in its 50th season, Basic Black continues the tradition of capturing diverse stories and events that illuminate the cultural experience of people of color in the Boston area and beyond.
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  • NCAM Wins FCC Chairman's Award for Accessibility

    Highlights NCAM Wins FCC Chairman's Award for Accessibility

    The Caption and Description Editing Tool (CADET) is free, downloadable caption-authoring software that enables anyone to produce high-quality caption files that are compatible with any media player that supports the display of captions. The NCAM team accepted the recognition at an awards ceremony in Arlington, VA, and will also be commemorated on a permanent plaque on display at FCC Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
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