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SERIES CONTINUES. Learn the “biography” of cancer. Repeats at 10pm. Third and final part of the series airs tomorrow, Wednesday, April 1 at 8pm.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 8:00 pm
NOVA “Alien Planets Revealed”
The program shows the successes of the Kepler mission, taking us to planets beyond our solar system and providing a glimpse of creatures we might one day encounter.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 7:00 pm
RX: THE QUIET REVOLUTION
From Maine to Mississippi, Alaska to California, he visits physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals who are placing the patient at the center of their practice — transforming the way medical care is delivered while lowering costs.
Thursday, April 2, 2015 8:00 pm
LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER “Billy Porter: Broadway & Soul”
Billy Porter has been called a “force of nature” in his Tony Award-winning turn as Lola in Kinky Boots. In this concert specially conceived for Lincoln Center, he proves why he’s also considered one of Broadway’s most versatile and best-loved performers.
Friday, April 3, 2015 9:00 pm
GREAT PERFORMANCES “Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert”
Although jazz is not the genre for which Lennox is best known, she could no longer resist the magnetic pull of some of the most memorable melodies and lyrics from the American Songbook—songs like “Summertime,” “Georgia on My Mind,” “You Belong to Me,” “I Cover the Waterfront” and “God Bless the Child.”
Friday, April 3, 2015 10:00 pm
GREEKS IN NEW ORLEANS: 150 YEARS OF HOLY TRINITY
The new documentary highlights the history, milestones and achievements of Holy Trinity dating back to those first Greek pioneers in New Orleans in the 1700s. Learn more about the Greek Festival on May 23-25.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 7:00 pm
Local Projects and Initiatives
Electronic Field Trip: “The Battle of New Orleans”
Geared to grades 5-8, the 40-minute Electronic Field Trip features student reporters, interviews with “General Jackson,” a discussion with an expert panel, dramatic video and fun facts. CLICK HERE to watch.
The program looks into the Criminal Court Judgeship races on November 4. Who will you chose as Judge? CLICK HERE to learn more.
Louisiana is striving to improve graduation rates while better preparing students for the workplace and college. WYES looks into what our state is doing to help students find their pathway to a career and continued education. AMERICAN GRADUATE: LOUISIANA’S FUTURE premiered August 2014. Watch the program here.
Can Louisiana’s coast be saved? Learn more about what will be done to stop the loss of our wetlands and barrier islands in RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: REBUILDING OUR COAST.