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Pat Mitchell Remarks to WinConference 2001 in Interlaken, Switzerland

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A conference sponsored by one of the world√Ęs leading financial groups may seem like an unusual forum for the President and CEO of the only noncommercial, not-for-profit television service in the United States. But we share more in common than you might think around the theme of this year's conference, Change and Challenge.

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Public Television Announces Agreement with DIRECTV, Inc. for Expansion and Continuation of Service on DIRECTV

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and the Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) have entered into an agreement with DIRECTV, Inc. for continued carriage of public television programming on DIRECTV, the nation's leading digital satellite television service.

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Johnson & Johnson to be Exclusive Corporate Underwriter for PBS Drama "American Family," Premiering January 23

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Johnson & Johnson will be the sole corporate underwriter for PBS's AMERICAN FAMILY, it was announced today by Pat Mitchell, president and CEO of PBS. The first Latino drama series on U.S. broadcast television, AMERICAN FAMILY premieres Wednesday, January 23 at 8 p.m. (Check local listings.)

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E-learning Pioneer Jinny Goldstein to Leave PBS

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) today announced that Jinny Goldstein is stepping down as senior vice president, education, after two decades of championing public television's education mission and creating innovative learning services serving millions of Americans.

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PBS Announces Relaunch Of PBS YOU Distance Learning Service

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) today announced the relaunch of PBS YOU, its lifelong learning service, on December 1, 2001 with a new, more diverse programming line-up aimed at increasing and broadening viewership.

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PBS Announces Strategic Realignment

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Following a comprehensive company-wide review that began last spring, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) announced today a restructuring that includes the appointment of a chief operating officer, an executive-level reorganization, operational cost savings, and staffing adjustments.

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PBS Investigates Bioterror Past, Present and Future in Two Specials Airing Tuesday, November 13

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In our frightening new post-September 11 world, it seems that information about anthrax and other potential weapons of bioterror is plentiful, but confusing and often contradictory.

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Rex Adams of Duke University's Fuqua School of Business Succeeds Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Chairman Colin Campbell as PBS Board Chairman

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Rex D. Adams, professor of business administration and former dean at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina and a longtime executive with Mobil Corporation, was elected chairman of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Board of Directors today at a meeting of the board in Alexandria, Virginia.

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PBS Raises the Curtains for American Field Guide -- An Unprecedented Online Resource for Lovers of the Outdoors

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) announce the launch of the AMERICAN FIELD GUIDE Web site (www.PBS.org/afg/).

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Life 360 Web site Launches on PBS.org

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The Public Broadcasting System (PBS), Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), ABC News Nightline, Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB), and Hot Pepper, Inc.bring to life the Web site associated with PBS's first original series in ten years.

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PBS and Chyron Collaborate to Develop Interactive TV Content for New PBS Series Life 360

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Chyron Corporation, a leading provider of high-end broadcast technology, and the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) are working together to enhance 13 episodes of LIFE 360, a new genre of programming featuring some of America's most talented storytellers, that will premiere on PBS beginning Friday, October 5 at 9 p.m. (check local listings.)

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PBS and ExtendMedia Collaborate to Develop Interactive TV Content for New PBS Series Life 360

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PBS and H Design Collaborate to Develop Interactive TV Content for New PBS Series Life 360

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H Design, Inc., a motion graphics design and branding company for TV, film and new media, and the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) have announced a collaboration to enhance 13 episodes of LIFE 360, a new genre of programming featuring some of America's most talented storytellers.

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Gwen Ifill & Bill Moyers Co-Host "America Responds: A National Conversation" to Air Following President's Address on PBS Tonight

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PBS Children's Series Offers Kids Ideas for Coping with the Aftermath of the Attacks On America

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This weekend, PBS will offer a special episode of the award-winning children's series ZOOM entitled AMERICA'S KIDS RESPOND.

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