Explore the Issues

Explore the issues that affect our region and beyond.

A Matter of Trust

An initiative to help address questions and build trust in the COVID-19 vaccine in the communities most impacted by the virus.

Future Jobs

Aimed at helping students and job-seekers to discover new, promising career options when they start their job search.

Battling Opioids

An in-depth, multiplatform look at the crisis in Western Pennsylvania.

Living with Mental Illness

A multi-platform project to raise awareness, showcase positive outcomes and above all, end stigma.

The State of Black Pittsburgh

Educators, politicians, activists, and community leaders discuss the issues that shape the community.

iQ: smartparent

Am Emmy Award-winning program about parenting in the digital age.


Witness the challenges facing aging seniors and their caregivers.

Authentic Lives

Transgender men and women define their own authentic lives in an evolving city.

Portrayal & Perception

Explore how the media portrays African American males and how society views them as a result.

Ink & Image

Learn how tattoos can transform in ways that go far beyond body art.


A broad spectrum of individuals and organizations collaborate around issues that confound and divide us. 

August Wilson Project

Resources to empower high school educators to engage their students around the life and work of August Wilson


A look at Western Pennsylvania's connections to the Vietnam conflict.