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November Is Cats Month in the Public Media Commons

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A month of community-submitted cat videos and photos, plus programming about cats, kicks off in the Commons during First Fridays in Grand Center.

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Nine Network Wins Four 2016 Regional Emmy Awards

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Awards reflect the Nine Network’s commitment and connection to the community it serves.

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Nine Network Is Recognized for Its Commitment to Youth

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2016 Emmy Awards reflect the Nine Network’s commitment and connection to the community it serves.

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Nine Network Science Programs Win Two Regional Emmy Awards

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Awards reflect the Nine Network’s commitment and connection to the community it serves.

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Nine Network Earns Highest Possible Rating from Charity Navigator

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Four-Star Rating Verifies Adherence to Best Practices for Charitable Gifts

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New Nine Network Documentary Gentlemen of Vision Premieres September 12

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The story of the Gentlemen of Vision emerged from the Nine Network’s work on the American Graduate initiative. The Nine Network leads this national and local initiative to help young people succeed in school and in life, with the goal of increasing the graduation rate nationwide to 90% by the year 2020.

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Works in Progress Offers Glimpse into the Lives of Five Local Students

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Works in Progress offers glimpses into the lives of five young people in the St. Louis metro area. The documentary weaves together their individual stories with the broad issues of economic and educational disparity often tied to race and class. The film seeks to put a face and a story on the issues so many young people face.

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Missouri Graduation Rates Climb

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Missouri's high school graduation rate increased to 87.3 percent, nearly 5 percent higher than the national rate, according to statistics released Tuesday by the U. S. Department of Education, an encouraging rise supported by the work of American Graduate, a public media initiative led by the Nine Network of Public Media.

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American Graduate Joins National Leaders at White House Summit on Next Generation High Schools

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Responding to President Obama’s call in this year’s State of the Union Address to reinvent American high schools to allow more students to seize opportunities in today’s economy, public media’s American Graduate initiative will participate today in Washington, D.C., in the first-ever White House Summit on Next Generation High Schools.

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The Nine Network Wins Four Mid-America Emmy Awards

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The Nine Network of Public Media won four Emmy Awards from the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), it was announced at ceremonies in St. Louis on Saturday, October 3.

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