monthly program about CUNY, Study with the Best,
premieres on CUNY-TV, Channel 75, in late November. The half-hour
magazine format show will feature stories on CUNY programs,
professors, students and alumni. Aimed primarily at a high
school and college-age audience, the show will be anchored
by students. Students from the various campuses will also
serve as correspondents.
Study with the Best will use cutting-edge technologyvivid
images, lively pacing and exciting effects, said senior
producer Professor Linda Prout, who is director of the Journalism
Program at City College. Our aim is to have compelling,
informative stories that not only young people, but older
viewers as well, will find of interest.
The premiere episode includes segments on College Now, a collaboration
between CUNY and the New York City Board of Education to prepare
high school students for college-level studies; David Gillison,
a Lehman College professor specializing in computerized art;
Barbara Nevins Taylor, a City College graduate who is an investigative
reporter for Channel 9; and the CUNY Jazz Festival.