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Pennsylvania Cable Network to Make Stop at Pitt-Johnstown

Pennsylvania Cable Network to Make Stop at Pitt-Johnstown

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     The Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) will visit the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown campus at noon, Monday, November 3, in room 201 Biddle Hall.

     “PCN is traveling around the state the day before the election to get a feel for how people are voting presidential wise as well as in their respective Congressional districts,” said Kat Prickett, senior producer, PCN.

     The program, PCN on the Road: Election 2008, will be provide an opportunity for Pitt-Johnstown students to take part in an informal discussion forum.  Dr.  Ray Wrabley, Pitt-Johnstown associate professor of political science, will serve as a co-moderator of the event.

     According to Ms. Prickett, the forum discussions will be live for one hour and followed by a broadcast from the PCN studio in Camp Hill where hosts will take viewer phone calls.

     Pitt-Johnstown is one of several universities being visited by PCN.  Other universities include Penn State University-Hazelton; Penn State University; Grove City College, and Geneva College.

     Founded in 1927, Pitt-Johnstown is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh.  A vital knowledge center and a foremost contributor to the area’s educational, social, cultural, and economic environment, Pitt-Johnstown offers a high quality educational experience that is purposefully designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century.

Posted by Shook, Kimberly on 10/30/2008 3:00:00 PM