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Building An Identity (Episode #119)

KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 2:00 AM

As the Asian American population in the United States rises, so do their questions about their place in America; a Japanese-Filipino man narrates the story of his "becoming American"; a group of mixed race professionals is New York address issues of identity and acceptance; and new mothers try to balance their old heritage with their new culture.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 8:00 AM

Defying Disabilities (Episode #106)

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 6:30 AM

Three stories question the limits of any disability: the loving marriage of two intellectually-challenged individuals in New York City; a volunteer program that introduces unlikely candidates to surfing on the North Shore of Hawaii; and a blind North Carolina hiker sets out to climb the Appalachian Trail.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 12:30 PM

Building An Identity (Episode #119)

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

As the Asian American population in the United States rises, so do their questions about their place in America; a Japanese-Filipino man narrates the story of his "becoming American"; a group of mixed race professionals is New York address issues of identity and acceptance; and new mothers try to balance their old heritage with their new culture.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Harnessing The Sun (Episode #118)

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

The story of America's solar industry, and the promise of solar today and tomorrow: the rise and fall of the 1970s American solar energy program; a non-profit dedicated to providing low income families with solar panels; the Seattle company that built "the world's greenest office building"; and the creative couple in Idaho blazing new solar paths for America's highways.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Caring at the End (Episode #117)

KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Stories from North Carolina, California, and Ohio. As our loved ones near the end of their lives, the difficulty in comforting them reverberates in the lives of family members, caretakers, and communities: a woman with young children of her own must find balance as she cares for her ailing mother; a look at the intimate bond between patient and caretaker; the story of a man who personifies "in sickness and in health"; and how the power of music can awaken sleeping minds.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Immigration: on the Border (Episode #116)

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Stories from Arizona and California. Issues on immigration - from both sides of the fence; the treacherous conditions migrants face while trying to cross into the United States;danger for the children of immigrants who are left behind; and the vigilante Americans who patrol the border.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Immigration: Home (Episode #115)

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 2:00 AM

The immigration trail to Nashville, Tennessee; Bhutan refugees who come for religious freedom; the relocation and adaptation of Somalians; and the flourishing professionals in the Kurdish community.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, May 3, 2015 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
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    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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