It used to be you'd find only young women on the job, but not anymore. More and more men are entering the nursing field. In this report, OnQ's Tonia Caruso introduces a local man who recently made a major career change.
Original airdate: Apr 06, 2008
Pittsburgh's oldest continually operating performing arts group, the Mendelssohn Choir, celebrates its 100th anniversary with looks back from choir members, and a sneak peek at what's ahead for a special anniversary performance.
Original airdate: Apr 03, 2008
It's the Pittsburgh version of American Idol - 25 college students singing their hearts out at the Campus SuperStar vocal competition. Sponsored by the Hillel Jewish University Center of Pittsburgh and hosted by Pitt, the competition showcases college talent, and provides scholarship money to the winners. OnQ's college interns covered the semi-finals in this feature report.
Original airdate: Apr 02, 2008
See why hordes of young professionals are drawn to one of Pittsburgh's most interesting and educational parties of the year! It's the tenth annual "History Uncorked" at the beautiful Heinz History Center. OnQ contributor Mike Lee goes undercover at this year's bash.
Original airdate: Mar 26, 2008
Chances are you've seen the TV commercials. A big change is coming in the way we watch television. OnQ's Tonia Caruso reports on the digital conversion and what it means if your television still relies on rabbit ears and rooftop antennas.
Original airdate: Mar 25, 2008
He was a ceramics craftsman, teacher and mentor. The late Frank Ross is remembered at the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild on Pittsburgh's North Side with a special exhibition that showcases the work of Ross, his students, colleagues and friends.
Original airdate: Mar 18, 2008
Bodies: The Exhibition, on display at the Carnegie Science Center, is startling, educational and controversial. In this special OnQ special edition, panelists and guests discuss sensitivity, ethics, religion, education and other issues involving the exhibit.
Original airdate: Feb 28, 2008
The Duquesne Light African-American Leadership Awards are granted to outstanding individuals or groups who promote and contribute to the advancement of African Americans, are dedicated to the betterment of the community as a whole, and who pursue excellence in their field.
Original airdate: Feb 25, 2008
In this episode, OnQ focuses on medical access. We will profile a free health center that Catholic Charities opened to offer medical coverage to people of all backgrounds; as well as, a program at WVU that trains dentists and places them in communities that need them. Our featured guest is, Dr. Andrea Fox, medical director at the Squirrel Hill Health Center.
Original airdate: Feb 21, 2008
In this episode, OnQ will explore how health care providers are addressing issues of language barriers and disabilities. We will also preview the PBS documentary "Unnatural Causes" that explores America's racial and socioeconomic inequities in health. Our featured guest is Dr. Stephen Thomas, director of the Center for Minority Health.
Original airdate: Feb 21, 2008