Education

ROC the Day

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 12:01am

Support WXXI's educational programs by participating in this one-day giving event.

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Intelligence Squared U.S.: Too Many Kids Go To College

Sun, 12/11/2011 - 10:00pm

Would top students with an entrepreneurial bent be better off foregoing college and instead trying to become the next Steve Jobs? Watch or Listen On-Demand

Frederick Douglass Institute Celebrates 25 Years

WXXI News Director Julie Philipp interviews Cilas Kemedijo, the Director of the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies about celebrating 25 years of the Frederick Douglass Institute at the University of Rochester.

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The Great Lakes Region: Facing the Future

Mon, 11/21/2011 - 3:00pm

Hear some of the region's best minds debate whether a unified Great Lakes region is possible.

Need to Know Rochester: Frederick Douglass Institute

This week on Need to Know Rochester, celebrating 25 years of the Frederick Douglass Institute at the University of Rochester and a sneak preview of Garth Fagan's newest creation on stage.

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RCSD Interim Superintendent Anticipates Budget Gap

WXXI's Helene Biandudi reports Interim Superintendent Vargas is looking at ways to close the city school district's projected $41 million gap.

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Toy Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The National Toy Hall of Fame announced three new inductees: Dollhouse, Hot Wheels and the blanket.

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Election Preview: Rochester City School Board

WXXI's Helene Biandudi spoke with the candidates for Rochester City School Board about their hopes for the district.

Mornings on Classical 91.5 October 31 - November 4

Join Brenda weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Monday, October 31     Happy Halloween!

Composers Datebook: Hovhaness in "HOOS-ton"

Writer’s Almanac: Haunted Houses

John Andres hosts

 

Tuesday, November 1

Composers Datebook: Chopin gets out of town

Writer’s Almanac:  “the match of the century”

John Andres hosts

Need to Know Rochester Special: A Challenge for Rochester Schools

This week on Need to Know Rochester, an encore presentation of our special program on the plight of black male students in the Rochester City School District.

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