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Repairing the World Free Screening

Join WQED for a free screening of Repairing the World: Stories from the Tree of Life, a Not in Our Town film, followed by a panel discussion at McConomy Auditorium.

Film & Media College Fair

WQED Film Academy

OCTOBER 16 & 17, 2023
If you are a high school student curious about pursuing a career in filmmaking, broadcasting, digital arts, and content creation you’ll want to know about the numerous higher education opportunities in Pittsburgh and beyond. In person & virtual Career Fairs are offered!

Navigating the Nursing Shortage

Hospitals across the US are struggling to keep nurses at the bedside. In this short documentary, we hear from nurses who say they are being asked to care for more patients than they can safely manage, and learn what patients and families can do to receive the best care.

From Pittsburgh to Ukraine: Helping Hands

A church in Pittsburgh's Greenfield neighborhood has collected and shipped over $250,000 worth of food, clothes, diapers and other essential items to those suffering from the impact of the Russo-Ukrainian War.

VOICES: The Missing

In this episode, we ask: When a person of color goes missing, are they given the same consideration as missing people of other races? And how do we change the perception of what it means to be missing?

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Impactful public affairs programming.

Rick Sebak's classic look at Western Pennsylvania.

Documentary shorts from WQED.

Spotlight on Pittsburgh musicians.

Thoughtful dialogue from diverse groups.

Rick Sebak's tales of greater Pittsburgh.

Surrounded by great stories.

The region's culinary scene.

Landmarks along the GAP bike trail.

Trending Pittsburgh in 60 seconds.

Learn to draw cartoon characters.

A series on parenting in the digital age.

Local independent film selections.

With WQED Passport You'll have access to tens of thousands of hours of the best national and local shows on demand! Learn more about Passport.

Cartoon Academy Quick Draws

WQED Education

Pittsburgh Cartoonist Joe Wos is back to show us how just a few letters, or numbers, can be transformed into fun drawings! Cartoon Academy takes students through the creative steps of drawing, while sharing educational facts and artistic tips.

The Green Book: Driving Through History

WQED Digital Docs

From 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was the must-have road companion for African American travelers. Discover the story behind the films, photographs and artifacts from “The Negro Motorist Green Book,” an exhibit currently running at The Senator John Heinz History Center.

Authentic Lives: A Fresh Cut

WQED Digital Docs

Barbershops and salons can be difficult to navigate for members of the LGBTQIA+ community. Meet three Pittsburgh hairstylists with great respect, care, and understanding of their queer clients.

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