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PBS Garners Most Children's Nominations at 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Ceremony

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PBS was honored with more children's nominations than any other broadcast or cable network at this morning's special ceremony at New York's Rainbow Room, and overall tied for second place in total number of nominations in all categories. With a grand total of 49 nominations overall, 43 of those were for PBS KIDS® programs.

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PBS "Gets Active" About E-Membership

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has entered into an agreement with GetActive Software to provide local PBS stations access to personalized outbound e-mail and e-membership services. This agreement will bolster local stations' efforts to increase their membership rosters by using state-of-the-art new media communications tools.

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PBS YOU Launches 'Standard Deviants School' Programming

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PBS has teamed up with the Cerebellum Corporation to provide exciting new programming on PBS YOU, PBS's distance learning service. This new programming -- called Standard Deviants School -- will air programs that focus on subjects ranging from mathematics and English to foreign languages and social studies.

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Redford's Wildwood Enterprises and PBS Bring "Skinwalkers" to the Small Screen

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Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises teams up with PBS, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the UK's Carlton Television to bring Tony Hillerman's bestselling novel "Skinwalkers" to television. Filming takes place at locations outside of Phoenix beginning February 25, in anticipation of a special Fall 2002 broadcast on PBS's Emmy Award-winning "Mystery!" series.

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PBS Names Tracey Beeker Vice President, Strategic Partnerships And Licensing

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has promoted Tracey L. Beeker, director, licensing and marketing, to the newly created position of vice president, strategic partnerships and licensing. Ms. Beeker reports directly to Judy L. Harris, executive vice president, PBS Business & Development.

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PBS Commits More Air Time to Kids With a New Block of Programs And New Specials in 2002

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Continuing its mission to provide quality educational programming for chiPldren, PBS today unveiled new additions to its PBS KIDS® roster.

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PBS Launches "NOW with Bill Moyers" A Weekly News Series Offering Fresh Perspective and Analysis Friday Evenings Beginning January 18, 2002 at 9 P.M.

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Bill Moyers, one of the most recognized and respected journalists in America and whose award-winning, ground-breaking documentaries have distinguished PBS programming, will anchor an hour-long weekly news program on PBS that premieres on Friday, January 18 at 9 P.M. (check local listings), and will continue for a 50-week season.

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