News and Events

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Check, Please! Bay Area Launches 10th Season

Eight new episodes premiere Thursday, April 16, at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

Apr 08, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Launches Digital Health Blog Future of You

New blog features daily reports on how emerging technologies are revolutionizing medicine and changing the way we stay healthy.

Mar 12, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

Award-Winning Journalist Christina Farr is the Host and Editor of New Digital Health Blog Future of You

The new multimedia blog launches March 12 and will cover the intersection of new technologies, health care and medicine.

Feb 26, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

New Partnership Announced Supporting Media Startup Accelerator, Matter

Founding partners KQED, Knight Foundation and PRX are joined by media companies, the Associated Press, A.H. Belo Corporation, Community Newspaper Holdings Inc. and The McClatchy Company.

Feb 17, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Publishes New Climate Change iBooks Textbook Series, ‘Clue into Climate’

Discover ‘Clue into Climate,’ a new, four-part iBooks Textbooks series about the science behind climate change with interactive animations, infographics, videos and audio reports from KQED and its partners.

Dec 03, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED’s MindShift Launches Guide to Digital Games and Learning

The in-depth resource gives educators the research and the tools to select and use educational games in the classroom.

Nov 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

SEE ‘NPR PRESENTS WATER+/-’ AT THE REGENCY BALLROOM, NOVEMBER 12

Presented in Partnership with KQED November 5, 2014; San Francisco, Calif. – NPR and KQED are proud to announce NPR Presents Water +/- in San Francisco on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8PM ET. The performance combines national and local news coverage, music, poetry, storytelling and visual projections to explore how too much or too little […]

Nov 05, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Launches Extensive Coverage of the Digital Health Revolution with “Future of You”

Future of You Documentary Premieres on QUEST Wednesday, November 5

Oct 21, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Continues In-depth Election Coverage with “Science At the Ballot Box”

A KQED NEWSROOM & QUEST television special airs on October 24 at 8pm and again on October 29 at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

Oct 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Announces New Leadership for News

Holly Kernan is named executive editor of news — a new senior management position. Mia Zuckerkandel is the new executive producer of television for news. Beth Willon comes on board as senior editor for the new Silicon Valley News Desk.

Oct 09, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post