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Scott Walton, Executive Director of Communications
415.553.2145
swalton@ncpb.com

Meredith Gandy, Publicist
415.553.2116
mgandy@kqed.org

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KQED Public Media PRESS RELEASES ARCHIVE 2000-2011

THE KQED PRESSROOM HAS MOVED
KQED's pressroom has moved! Check out the new KQED Pressroom for the latest news and media information from KQED. The new pressroom also includes full text of press releases issued beginning in January 2011 as well as photos, updated contact information and more.

new KQED Pressroom


This retro pressroom site will continue to exist as KQED's Pressroom Archive housing press releases from 2000-2011.

PUBLIC TELEVISION

• Jacques Pépin: Essential Pépin
doc | pdf | photos

• Not In Our Town: Light in the Darkness Profiles a Long Island Community Taking Action Following a Hate Crime Killing
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bios: | doc | pdf |

• KQED's Multimedia Science Series QUEST Shakes Up its Fall Line-up with New Stories from Partner Public Broadcasting Stations
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• Corner Store The Story of One Father's Journey to a New Life on KQED's Truly CA
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• Season Eight of Roadtrip Nation to Premiere this Fall
| doc | pdf | photos

• Child of Giants: My Journey with Maynard Dixon & Dorothea Lange on KQED's Truly CA
| doc | pdf | photos

• Toast a new season of Check, Please! Bay Area: Season 6
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• KQED's Truly CA Kicks Off Seventh Season of Films with Miracle in a Box
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• Travelscope Receives Second Emmy Nomination
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• Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2 Sing-a-Long on KQED Public Television
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• KQED Honored with 21 Northern CA Emmy Award Nominations
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• KQED's hit series Check, Please! Bay Area seeks guest reviewer applications
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• QUEST Season 5: KQED's QUEST Science Series Receives Nearly $1 million Grant from Corporation for Public Broadcasting to Expand Nationally

• PBS National Premiere of IRENA SENDLER In the Name of Their Mothers on May 1st, National Holocaust Remembrance Day
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• Michael Tilson Thomas and The San Francisco Symphony to Premiere Keeping Score: Mahler on KQED TV in April 2011
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• The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!
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PUBLIC RADIO

• Diagnosis of Debt: KQED and the Center for Health Reporting explore the epidemic of medical debt
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• KQED Public Radio's Program HEALTH DIALOGUES "Medical Mistakes"
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• Our State of Health: California Reports Citizen Correspondent Application Guidelines
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KQED NEWS & EVENTS

• KQED Celebrates Latino Heritage Month in September
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• San Francisco Opera Returns to KQED Public Television with La Bohème, Lucia di Lammermoor, Tosca, and The Elixir of Love
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• Join KQED, Ken Burns, and Lynn Novick for a preview of the new film Prohibition
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• KQED Introduces KQED Plus
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• KQED Wins Seven Northern California Emmy Awards
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• On Shaky Ground: Radio series and TV special that examines seismic safety concerns in CA's public schools
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• Celebrate Read Across American Day with Dr. Seuss's The Cat In The Hat Knows A Lot About That!
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• PBS' Nightly Business Report Opens Silicon Valley Bureau
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• A Taste of KQED-- KQED hosts a Film & Food Night at the California Academy of Sciences weekly event NightLife
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• Join KQED As We Celebrate Jacques Pépin's 75th Birthday
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• KQED Public Media Launches KQED News
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INTERACTIVE

• KQED Lets Listeners "Turn Pledge Off" With Pledge-Free Stream
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• KQED News Fix Brings More Local Stories to the Bay Area
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• KQED Interactive partners with Google, Pulse, and PBS.org to offer content in new ways
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• KQED's MindShift Explores Changes in Learning: Part of NPR's ARGO Network of Websites by Member Stations
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EDUCATION

• KQED Introduces KQED Do Now for Educators
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• KQED hosts an Educators' Workshop with filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
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• KQED Celebrates "Día De Los Niños/Día De Los Libros"
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• Public Forum To Be Held At KQED For 2010 San Francsico Board Of Education Candidates
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• KQED Education Network hosts a Media and Early Learning Symposium
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PRESSROOM SECTIONS
Public Television
Information about KQED's and KTEH's original television productions and presentations.

Public Radio
Information about KQED's original radio productions and presentations. Includes KQED 88.5FM San Francisco, 89.3FM Sacramento.

News & Events
News and events for KQED Public Media.

Interactive
Information about KQED.org and KTEH.org, Interactive's websites and activities.

Education
Information about KQED Education initiatives and activities.

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