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Programming Highlights: Wed, May 28 - Tue, Jun 3, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, May 28 - Tue, Jun 3, 2014

FEATURING: MIT Presents, NEW Shorts, Muslim Athletic League Basketball Playoffs, Noam Chomsky, Movie Of The Week & The 10 Commandments

  • Posted on: 27 May 2014
  • By: Chris

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MIT Presents: "Big Lasers & Biology"
Christopher Rowlands discusses the process(es) of treating cancer and mapping the connectome with light. Produced by MIT.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

NEW Local Shorts
Every week, CCTV runs new short programs in an unstoppable block of entertainment! Tune in to Ch. 8 every Sunday @ 5 PM & every Tuesday @ 6 PM for a chance to laugh, cry, learn, and be inspired! This week's NEW shorts:

  • Before & After PhotoShop, a photo-video diary chronicling 30 years of Hiroko Okahashi's life and the evolution of her vision and artistic skills through her pictures. Produced by Hiroko Okahashi.
  • NeighborMedia: Together Festival 2014 Opening Night, featuring NeighborMedia correspondent Maurice Wilkey interviewing DJs KC Hallet and Bob Diesel about the 5th Annual Together Festival opening party, which took place on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at the Middlesex Lounge located in Cambridge, MA, and also served as a tribute to the late DJ and producer Frankie Knuckles. Produced by Maurice Wilkey.
  • Coloring Coorain: How Not to Be an Artist, featuring Coorain interviewing art school graduates Santiago C├írdenas and Rachel Milligan. Produced by Coorain Devin.
  • NeighborMedia: Youth Housing Initiative, featuring NeighborMedia correspondent Christian Herold interviewing two students working on creating a homeless youth shelter in Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. Produced by Christian Herold.

Muslim Athletic League: Men's Basketball 2014 Playoffs
The Muslim Athletic League's men's basketball 2014 season playoffs. The Muslim Athletic League (MAL) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit open to all with the goals of bridging gaps and nurturing understanding between Muslim and Non-Muslim youth and adults through sports, and to open opportunities for its participants. Produced by CCTV.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Fri 7 PM, Sat 6 PM & Sun 2:30 PM

Noam Chomsky on Foreign Policy
Noam Chomsky discusses driving forces in foreign policy at the Cambridge Public Library in Cambridge, MA, on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Chomsky, Professor Emeritus at MIT, is widely described as the father of modern linguistics and has written and lectured on philosophy, intellectual history, contemporary issues, and politics. Produced by CCTV.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Sat 4 PM, Sun 9 PM & Tue 10 AM

Movie Of The Week: "The Giant Gila Monster"
In this sci-fi monster classic, a giant lizard terrorizes a rural Texas community with a heroic teenager attempting to destroy the creature.
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM

The 10 Commandments Of God Through Moses
A program discussing how God helps all of us through his 10 Commandments, and how we can apply them every day. Produced by Radio Santec.
Ch. 96 - Premiering this week: Sat 5:30 PM, Sun 8 PM & Tue 9:30 AM


NeighborMedia: Before They Fade Away - "Little Mary"
"Little Mary," also known as "The Mayor of Inman Square," has lived in Inman Square in Cambridge, MA, for nearly 70 years, and NeighborMedia correspondent Kristina Kehrer presents this video homage to the much-loved and soon-to-be-missed "Mayor" as she makes the move to assisted living. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 11:30 PM, Thu 2:30 PM, Sat 6 PM, Sun 6:30 PM, Mon 9:30 AM & Tue 9:30 PM

"The Trap Leprechaun" Music Video (EXPLICIT)
A trailer for an upcoming special documenting the crazy, loud, fun (and green!) party that was St. Patrick's Day 2014 in Boston, MA. Viewer Discretion Advised. Produced by David Barsir.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Wed 3:05 AM, Thu 1:05 AM, Sun 2:05 AM & Mon 12:05 AM

Divine Prophetic Healing: Become Like the Little Children - Part 3
Part 3 of a three-part series discussing advice from God and the Bible for how a person can heal his or her own life and how children speak the language of Heaven. Produced by Radio Santec.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 11:30 AM, Thu 9 AM, Fri 8 AM, Sat 5 PM, Mon 10 PM & Tue 8 PM

To find out what's on today or to search for specific programs, please visit our Programming Schedule and use the search engine! You can also watch the Live stream of each of our channels: Channel 8, Channel 9, and Channel 96. Please contact CCTV's Programming Coordinator, Chris Lawn, for any questions or comments.