Virtual Event

About American Graduate: Path to the Future

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 8:00am

 This multi-year initiative, from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and The WNET Group, strives to help students explore and prepare for high-demand careers, including the 30 million open middle skill jobs that require a one-year occupational certificate or two-year associate degree. Learn More:

Shaping the Future of Work: A Conversation About Quality Jobs Virtual Live Event

Wed, 09/01/2021 - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation with PBS and the Aspen Institute's Economic Opportunities Program — featuring your questions on the future of work and how it could contribute to creating equity in society. This national forum includes a regional connection with panelist Rick Plympton, CEO of Optimax Systems, Inc.!

American Graduate: Path to the Future Launch Event

Tue, 06/08/2021 (All day)

ICYMI: Watch On-Demand WXXI Education on June 8, 2021 at 7 PM ET for the American Graduate: Path to the Future virtual launch event. This multi-year initiative, from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and The WNET Group, strives to help students explore and prepare for high-demand careers, including the 30 million open middle skill jobs that require a one-year occupational certificate or two-year associate degree. Watch On-Demand. 

The R-Word, Free Virtual Screening

WATCH ONLINE THROUGH JULY 21

Presented as part of Move to Include, this film takes a purposeful look into the long-reaching history and lasting implications of the word retard(ed) and current attitudes and perceptions about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

American Experience: Remembering the Tulsa Massacre

Wed, 05/26/2021 - 4:30pm

Join American Experience for a conversation commemorating the 1921 Tulsa massacre

The Black Church Virtual Screening and Q&A

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 7:00pm

Series Host and Executive Producer Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and PBS Chief Programming Executive Sylvia Bugg discuss the upcoming PBS special The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song.

Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Mental Health Crisis in America

Tue, 05/31/2022 - 1:00pm

Join Second Opinion with Joan Lunden for this Facebook Live Event where our doctors will discuss the mental health crisis in America.

American Experience Past Forward: Pandemics and Pop Culture

Tue, 05/31/2022 - 4:00pm

American Experience presents a virtual PAST FORWARD conversation on the impact of pandemic movies on America's perception of real outbreaks.

PBS Books Virtual Event: A Conversation with Filmmakers Christine Choy and Renee Tajima-Peña

Wed, 06/15/2022 - 8:00pm

In anticipation of the encore presentation of Who Killed Vincent Chin, airing June 20 on WXXI-TV, PBS Books host a conversation with the filmmakers. 

PBS Books Virtual Event: Author Talk with Paula Yoo

Wed, 06/08/2022 - 8:00pm

In anticipation of the encore presentation of Who Killed Vincent Chin, airing June 20 on WXXI-TV, author Paula Yoo discusses her new book about Vincent's killing and the trial.

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