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Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

posted on September 19, 2013 at 11:53 AM

This 1989 “Living in Iowa” story examines the semi-regular publication of the Wapsipinicon Almanac, a unique Iowa magazine that showcases Iowa artists in fiction, reviews, essays, poetry, and practical information. 16:20 Read More »
Postville: Five Years Later (#0)

Postville: Five Years Later (#0)

posted on May 10, 2013 at 4:43 PM

PTV examines the community impact of the 2008 immigration and customs enforcement raid in Postville, Iowa. 28:00 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Student-produced Bullying Videos (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Student-produced Bullying Videos (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 4:42 PM

In 2012, Governor Terry Branstad’s Bullying Prevention efforts called for students to develop their own videos expressing view points from across Iowa on the impact of bullying in their community. Here are highlights from the student... Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Marshalltown Student Roundtable Discussion (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Marshalltown Student Roundtable Discussion (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 4:41 PM

Join students from Marshalltown, Iowa as they analyze and define the characteristics of bullying. Learn more about cyber bullying and efforts being made to help curb bullying in schools. Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Harding Middle School Profile (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Harding Middle School Profile (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Students can remember a time when physical fights and bullying were common at Harding Middle School in Des Moines. Learn how the once troubled school has created a positive culture where students are thriving. Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Sioux City Profile (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Sioux City Profile (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 1:58 PM

The Sioux City Schools opening up their district to a documentary film crew to look at the issue of bullying. Following the film, the district, community and media joined forces to combat the problem. Read More »
President Kagame of Rwanda: At William Penn University (#0)

President Kagame of Rwanda: At William Penn University (#0)

posted on May 21, 2012 at 1:07 PM

Full Program: On Saturday, May 12th, 2012, Rwandan President Paul Kagame presented the William Penn University commencement address, and also received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters. 21:02 Read More »
None Less Than Heroes: The Honor Flight Story (#0)

None Less Than Heroes: The Honor Flight Story (#0)

posted on May 18, 2012 at 3:09 PM

In this documentary film, narrated by Academy Award nominee and veterans’ advocate Gary Sinise, Iowa’s World War II veterans tell their incredible stories of brutal combat as they prepare to make the highly anticipated trip to Washington, D.C. to... 04:35 Read More »
The Tall Grass Whispers (#102)

The Tall Grass Whispers (#102)

posted on February 8, 2010 at 2:30 PM

Full Program: This program examines the ever-changing relationship between two distinct cultures--Native American and white. 29:15 Read More »

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