Education/info


City of Palo Alto Apps Challenge Grand Finale

Elliot Margolies - July 2, 2014

The Palo Alto Apps Challenge,  part of the 2nd National Day of Civic Hacking, was a competition to help launch awesome civic innovation apps. During the call for entries period we received 74high-quality app ideas. 30% of the entrants were younger than 18.  More info & videos on the event website.  The Grand Finale video was produced by the Media Center’s Pro Read More…

Just Picture It

Nancy Brown - February 26, 2014

Just Picture It is produced monthly featuring interesting new ways of doing things that we’ve discovered in the Silicon Valley. New science and technology is changing how humans work, live, play and think – so much that sometimes we have to go beyond text and words to describe what is happening. We use drawing, images, Read More…

Veterans Helping Veterans

Elliot Margolies - September 17, 2013

Veterans Helping Veterans TV is a 2013 WAVE Award winner for the best in community media.  We present guests who work on behalf of veterans and provide effective, genuine outreach.  We encourage veterans to join a veteran service organization and to become involved in community service.   Some of the topics we have presented are Read More…

Palo Alto PTA Parent Education

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These parent education programs, in collaboration with community partners, are designed to provide parenting tools to address the social, emotional, and physical health of our youth, and provide opportunities for parents and students to share experiences and information.  

In The Sisterhood

Elliot Margolies - September 16, 2013

In the Sisterhood explores what is on women’s minds and in their hearts with a variety of topics designed to empower women. The show is intriguing, intelligent, engaging, informative, at times irreverent, spiced with some levity, but never boring!  

Everyone’s Yoga

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Join Yoga instructor Andrea Throndson in a beginning-to-intermediate yoga class. Experience the many physical and mental joys that a yoga practice can bring.  

Cooking With Your Loved Ones

Elliot Margolies -

A fun and unique TV show for for kids and their parents. We introduce healthy and easy to make foods from all over the world. Watch as we teach international cooking techniques to kids along with you at home!  

Change Makers

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An interview show, featuring local people with interesting stories to tell. The producer/host is Gopi Kallayil, who has twice been a semi-finalist at the Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking.  

Alive and Free Youth Media

Elliot Margolies - September 13, 2013

“Alive and Free” Stories East Palo Alto is a tough town to grow up in. There’s a lot of love and community, but also a lot of gang activity centered around turf and drug sales. A lot of young people have died before their time. Others have wasted many years in prison. In 2009, two Read More…