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9:13 am
Wed February 20, 2013

Local Film Screening This Saturday

Media Advisory

For Saturday, February 23, 2013

Contacts: Vickie Devenport, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-6148, vickie.devenport@wsiu.org

WSIU, Carbondale Library Present Free Local Film Screening This Saturday

Featured Film: The Powerbroker: Whitney Young’s Fight for Civil Rights

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Pressroom
3:31 pm
Tue February 19, 2013

Cumberland, Mt. Vernon Students Face Off on Round 2 of Scholastic Hi-Q

Cumberland High School students compete against Mt. Vernon Township High School students on Scholastic Hi-Q.
Credit Christina Clayton

Top students from Cumberland High School will take on Mt. Vernon Township High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams.

The second round of the half-hour series will air on WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University (SIU), on Sunday, February 24 at 5:30pm, with a repeat on Sunday, March 24 at 9:30am.

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Pressroom
5:01 pm
Fri February 15, 2013

WSIU Film Screening to Profile Civil Rights Leader

(Left-right): JFK, Whitney Young, Jr. and Henry Steeger in the Oval Office.
Credit Courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Library

For Immediate Release

Friday, February 15, 2013

Contacts: Vickie Devenport, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-6148, vickie.devenport@wsiu.org

Local WSIU Film Screening to Profile Civil Rights Leader

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Pressroom
6:05 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

Hamilton Co., Nashville Students Face Off on Round 2 of Scholastic Hi-Q

Hamilton County and Nashville teams wait patiently for the next round of questions on Scholastic Hi-Q.
Credit Beth Radtke

Top students from Hamilton County High School will take on Nashville Community High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams.

The second round of the half-hour series will air on WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University (SIU), on Sunday, February 17 at 5:30pm, with a repeat on Sunday, February 24 at 9:30am.

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Pressroom
6:13 pm
Tue February 5, 2013

Massac County, O'Fallon Students Face Off on Round 2 of Quiz Show

Students are attentive while host Ryan Dosier introduces the next question.
Credit Beth Radtke

Top students from Massac County High School will take on O'Fallon High School on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams.

The second round of the half-hour series will air on WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University (SIU), on Sunday, February 10 at 1pm, with a repeat on Sunday, February 17 at 9:30am.

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Pressroom
10:50 am
Mon February 4, 2013

WSIU to Air Gov. Quinn's State of the State Address

For Immediate Release

Monday, February 4, 2013

Contact: Jak Tichenor, Senior Producer, WSIU Public Television, (618) 453-6187, jak.tichenor@wsiu.org

WSIU to Broadcast Live Coverage of Governor Quinn's State of the State Address

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Pressroom
5:51 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

WSIU Hosts 17th Annual Love is On the Air Fundraiser

Chocolates from The Chocolate Factory in Golconda.
Credit Ernie Ashby

WSIU is inviting listeners and viewers to share the love this Valentine's Day by supporting WSIU's annual “Love is On the Air” fundraiser.

Now in its 17th year, this popular event has become a Valentine's Day tradition among public media fans across the region. WSIU supporters who make a donation during “Love is On the Air” can send boxes of regular or sugar-free gourmet chocolates made by The Chocolate Factory in Golconda, Illinois anywhere in the continental U.S., courtesy of Mail Boxes Etc. of Carbondale.

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Scholastic Hi-Q
3:19 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

East Richland, Mater Dei Catholic High School Students on Round 2 of Quiz Show

Students chat with teammates as they wait for the next round of questions.
Credit Robby Ballard

Top students from East Richland High School will take on Mater Dei Catholic High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q.

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Pressroom
3:56 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Carbondale, Cisne High School Students Face Off in Round 2 of Quiz Show

Students from Carbondale High School and Cisne High School work quickly to solve questions on WSIU-TV's Scholastic Hi-Q.
Credit Robby Ballard

Top students from Carbondale High School will take on Cisne High School in the second round of WSIU-TV's Scholastic Hi-Q

The half-hour series will air on WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University (SIU), on Sunday, January 27 at 5:30pm, with a repeat on Sunday, February 3 at 9:30am.

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Pressroom
11:52 am
Tue January 22, 2013

WSIU to Host Free Film Screening This Saturday, January 26

Community Cinema logo.
Credit ITVS

Media Advisory

For Saturday, January 26, 2:30pm

Contacts: Vickie Devenport, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-6148, vickie.devenport@wsiu.org

WSIU, Carbondale Library to Host Free Film Screening This Saturday

Community Cinema Film Featured: Soul Food Junkies

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