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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #1850

SENIOR SKIP YEAR: More states adopt programs making 12th grade optional for students who complete their required credits early.

ATHLETICS LEAD TO SUCCESS: Two new studies show girls involved in high school athletics will lead better and healthier lives.

DECODING DNA: In the second part of our three part series on DNA sequencing, we take a look at how rapidly developing techonology is advancing treatment for rare pediatric diseases.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); U.S. News & World Report's Dr. Bernadine Healy; Global Summit of Women's President Irene Natividad; and Independent Women's Forum's Nicole Kurakowa. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an important part of the national dialogues, the series provides a platform for the multifaceted views of involved, informed women journalists and commentators. Topics range from women's health to family issues to women in the workplace, the environment, women in finance and education.

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