Press Releases

American Graduate Day Studies for Success

Improving graduation rates among American high school students will be the focus of a seven-hour block of programming on Milwaukee Public Television's World digital channel (MPTV 10.2/ Time Warner …

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AROUND THE CORNER Shooting Second Season

Camera crews from Milwaukee Public Television are shooting the second season of AROUND THE CORNER WITH JOHN MCGIVERN in 13 communities throughout the state. The new programs will air starting in …

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Women Find Potential

HALF THE SKY: TURNING OPPRESSION INTO OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN WORLDWIDE will be previewed at MPTV Community Cinema Thursday, Sept. 6, at 6:30 p.m.

The event, which includes a discussion of the film, …

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Maraniss Details Presidential Past

ON THE ISSUES WITH MIKE GOUSHA will host noted author David Maraniss Sunday, Sept. 2, at 3 p.m. on MPTV-HD 36.1 and will repeat Monday, Sept. 3, at 10 p.m. on MPTV-HD 10.1.

Maraniss' new book, …

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New Daniel Tiger Program Joins Children's Shows

A new program, DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD, will join Milwaukee Public Television's extensive line-up of children's fare this fall. The animated PBS series features stories and music based on the …

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MPTV Special Discusses Sikh Faith, Tragedy

The Sikh faith tradition and the response of Milwaukee's religious community to the shootings at the Oak Creek Sikh temple will be explored in a 30-minute discussion on Milwaukee Public Television …

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MPTV Film Explores Sikh Persecution

A DREAM IN DOUBT, the story of a Sikh man determined to embrace America despite the hate-crime murder of his brother, is available on Milwaukee Public Television's website, mptv.org.

The …

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Republicans to Debate on MPTV

Wisconsin's four Republican candidates for U.S. Senate will participate in a debate on Milwaukee Public Television MPTV HD 36.1, Friday, Aug. 10, at 8 p.m. The broadcast comes four days before the …

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MPTV Website Video Service Captures Speeches, Events

Milwaukee Public Television has started College Place, a new web video service that will make selected, noteworthy presentations at Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) available on the MPTV …

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MPTV Special Presents HONOR FLIGHT Highlights

The Miller Park ceremony honoring Wisconsin's WWII veterans, including excerpts from a new film focusing on their experiences, will be captured in a one-hour program premiering Monday, Aug. 20, on …

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