The Fence at CMU

There's a fence on the Carnegie Mellon University campus that is painted over by students nearly every day of the semester. OnQ explores how the tradition began, and talks with students who explain why the fence has been a place for them to advertise and express themselves for nearly nine decades.


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Hospital Corpsman First Class Richard Weinmann is the U.S Navy's equivalent to an LPN or a paramedic. In 2005 and 2007, he served two tours of duty in Iraq helping wounded Marines and Iraqi citizens. OnQ's Chris Moore reports on the life-saving work of this military medic.

Original airdate: Jun 05, 2008


They're with you during momentous times in your life: the births of your children. OnQ captures the hard work and joy inside the Birth Center at Magee-Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh's Oakland section.

Original airdate: Jun 05, 2008


Meet nurses who deal with the youngest of patients. From the ER to the neo-natal ICU, transplant ward to the cardio lab, pediatric nurses are on the front line of "family-centered care."

Original airdate: Jun 03, 2008


Despite financial and other work incentives, some experts believe a nursing shortage will become a health care crisis in the years ahead. This report from OnQ's Michael Bartley begins this special series dedicated to the caring work of nurses.

Original airdate: Jun 03, 2008


Dave & Dave check out the brand new All-You-Can-Eat section at PNC Park and find out if it's worth the price.

Original airdate: May 27, 2008


They're one of Pittsburgh's favorite families. Now the Perry Sextuplets are five years old! OnQ's Tonia Caruso visits with the family to see how things have changed.

Original airdate: May 27, 2008


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