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Holiday Programming


This Holiday Season, Make WQED Classical FM part of your celebrations. Enjoy your favorite Holiday music, songs and storytelling through New Year's Day.

The Generational Wealth Gap


It's a systemic inequity that dates back hundreds of years. A stark absence of generational wealth among African American families often leads to insurmountable obstacles.

Winter on the GAP

The Great Ride

Many hikers and cross-country skiers enjoy snowfall on various sections of the trail between Pittsburgh and Cumberland.

Julia Parsons: WWII Codebreaker

Digital Docs

Julia Parsons kept the secret of her World War II military service for nearly 50 years. A U.S. Navy WAVE, Julia worked to break the Nazi code used to encrypt German U Boat message traffic.

Comfort Food: Baking for the Flight 93 Families

Digital Docs

Western PA bakers lovingly whipped up 12-thousand cookies, recreating a traditional Pittsburgh Cookie Table for families gathering in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

Impactful public affairs programming.

Rick Sebak's classic look at Western Pennsylvania.

Landmarks along the bike trail.

Rick Sebak's tales of greater Pittsburgh.

Documentary shorts from WQED.

Surrounded by great stories.

The region's culinary scene.

Spotlight on Pittsburgh musicians.

Trendy Pittsburgh in 60 seconds.

A series on parenting in the digital age.

Local independent film selections.

Learn more about the PBS Video App

With WQED Passport You'll have access to tens of thousands of hours of the best national and local shows on demand! Learn more about Passport.

Love What You Do: Shy's Story

Blind since birth and on the autism spectrum, Shailen “Shy” Abram of Pittsburgh, is a self-taught pianist and vocalist.

iQ Smartparent: Teachable Moments

WQED Education

Video lessons from local teachers showing students how to create educational projects - from gardening, to coding and more - at home.

A Dream Fulfilled

Digital Docs

For over 40 years, Point Breeze veterinarian Dr. Larry Gerson has been on the front lines providing care for pets and advocating for animal health and welfare.

Mid-Atlantic EMMY Awards

WQED is honored to have our programs recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. This year, WQED was awarded six Mid-Atlantic EMMY Awards, including Overall Excellence.

Muhammad Ali

Cassius Clay rises from boastful amateur boxer to contender for the heavyweight championship.

    Civil Engineer

    Future Jobs

    We visit a construction site in Pittsburgh to learn about what the typical day looks like for a Civil Engineer, in a field with high projected job growth.

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