Press Releases

Milwaukee PBS ANNOUNCES WAUKESHA TEACHER AS A MEMBER OF THE 2016 PBS LEARNINGMEDIA DIGITAL INNOVATORS PROGRAM

Today, Milwaukee PBS announced Laura Busch from Blair Elementary School in Waukesha as one of this year's PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators. The program, which is in its fourth year, recognizes tech-savvy K-12 educators who are serving as leaders in the education technology space and incorporating digital media in classrooms. Busch is one of 52 Lead Digital Innovators in the U.S. and its territories. Read More

TAVIS SMILEY SELECTS MILWAUKEE AS ONE OF FIVE CITIES IN A WEEKLONG TOUR

Tavis Smiley, the host of the late night television talk show Tavis Smiley, which airs weeknights on PBS stations across the country, will travel to Milwaukee on Tuesday, April 19 as part of his "One Great Idea Tour." Smiley will be in town to record his show at the Milwaukee Area Technical College's (MATC) downtown campus, in front of an audience. Read More

TELEVISION TRIBUTE TO MARK DEATH OF DAVID BOWIE

In remembrance of the life and music of David Bowie, Milwaukee PBS will broadcast a special honoring one of the most influential rock and pop stars in the history of music. DAVID BOWIE: FIVE YEARS will air on Milwaukee PBS 10 on Tuesday, March 15 at 7:00 p.m. on Milwaukee PBS 10. Read More

MILWAUKEE ARTS COMMUNITY WINS BIG AT REGIONAL EMMYS

Milwaukee's local arts scene received a huge honor on Sunday, when a special partnership among the arts community was recognized with a regional Emmy. Milwaukee PBS's (Milwaukee PBS) THE ARTS PAGE won the Emmy for Outstanding Achievement for Arts/Entertainment Programming for a Program/Series/Special for its special on Jewish Museum Milwaukee's compelling exhibit "Stitching History from the Holocaust." Read More