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TV Highlights & COVID-19 Programming May 25 - May 31

TV Highlights & COVID-19 Programming May 25 - May 31

What's new to CCTV? A List of Programs to Check Out This Week.

  • Posted on: 26 May 2020
  • By: Alfonso

COVID-19 Programming
Channel 9

Mental Health Amid the Pandemic, State Rep. Kathy LaNatra hosts a forum on mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, featuring mental health specialists. Produced by PACTV Plymouth.
11 AM on Mon 5/25
1 PM on Tue 5/26, Thurs 5/28
2 PM on Wed 5/27, Fri 5/29
5 PM on Sun 5/31

Pandemic Profiles: Cambridge EMS Response Team, The current segment, "Pandemic Profiles", showcases people from all walks of life who share their practical coping strategies as well as expressing a range of emotions -- frustration, joy, love and much more. This interview features members of the Cambridge EMS Response team: Ray Vaillancourt, Deputy Chief, Cambridge Fire Rashid Sbay, Pro EMS, Operations Supervisor Jason Callinan, Officer Cambridge Police Department. Produced by CCTV.
2 PM on Mon 5/25, Thurs 5/28
5:30 PM on Wed 5/27
1 PM on Fri 5/29
6 PM on Sun 5/31

WFH: Assistant to Talent Agents, In this episode, we learn how some productions are taking safety measures due to COVID-19, the pros of working from home, goals during this quarantine period, and the hardship of social distancing. Produced by Alfonso Mateo.
5:10 PM on Mon 5/25
2:45 PM on Tue 5/26
3:45 PM on Wed 5/27
8:15 PM on Thurs 5/28
1:35 PM on Fri 5/29
6:35 PM on Sun 5/31

Under Pandemic, a Short documentation of free masks-making and delivery in Boston by a Ugandan fashion designer. Produced by Baolong Song.
8:45 PM on Mon 5/25
7:55 PM on Wed 5/27
8:55 PM on Thurs 5/28
5:40 PM on Fri 5/29

Dr. David Brown, Dr. David F. M. Brown, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at MGH and the MGH Trustees Professor of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical School discusses the impact of COVID-19. Produced by LexMedia.
2:35 PM on Mon 5/25, Thurs 5/28
11 AM on Tue 5/26
6:05 PM on Wed 5/27
7:35 PM on Sun 5/31

Money Matters: Rybarczyk, Paul Mitchell a Commercial Banker talks with John Mason of Seeking Alpha about business and banking and then they interview Mark Rybarczyk of Chefcipes about helping restaurants and ideas dealing with food services. Produced by Money Matters TV.
4:30 PM on Mon 5/25
6:30 PM on Wed 5/27
7 PM on Thurs 5/28
8 PM on Sun 5/31

Microbiologist Dr Natalia Pasternak on 502 Conversations: Covid-19, Covid-19 topics discussed include in vitro vs in real life; how much testing/evidence is necessary to draw a conclusion; the importance of various labs replicating each others results; the problem with the "study" of hydroxychloroquine, and more. Produced by Dedham TV.
5:30 PM on Mon 5/25
2 PM on Tue 5/26
3 PM on Wed 5/27, Thurs 5/28, Fri 5/29

Podcasting 101, What is podcasting? What makes it different from radio, or other types of media? How do you get started? This class will explore how to determine content, structure, and format for your podcast idea. Produced by CCTV.
4 PM on Mon 5/25, Fri 5/29
8:30 PM on Tue 5/26
7 PM on Wed 5/27
8:55 PM on Sun 5/31

24 Hour Re-Edit Challenge: Roach Motel, Participants used a clip from Roach Motel - a punk music/talk show produced by Erika Jones on CCTV in 2005. They re-edited the clip into a silent movie, a psychedelic trip, a family drama, a meditation video and a classical music video. Re-edits by: Alex Ezorsky, Hailey Hinson, Suveer Panditrao, Beth Redmond Walsh, George Skaliotis. Produced by CCTV.
5 PM on Mon 5/25
3:45 PM on Tue 5/26
7:30 PM on Wed 5/27
8:30 PM on Thurs 5/28
3:45 PM on Fri 5/29

Understanding Exposure: Shutter Speed, Aperture & ISO, in this tutorial, we go over the basics of exposure and break down the main three exposure settings: Shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Produced by Peter Levine.
6:15 PM on Mon 5/25
8:10 PM on Tue 5/26
7:40 PM on Wed 5/27
8:40 PM on Thurs 5/28
5:45 PM on Fri 5/29

Social Media Strategy for Nonprofits, figuring out how to make your nonprofit stand out on social media can be overwhelming. In this workshop you'll be creating and executing an effective social media strategy that works for you. We'll review best practices in social media, determine the goals for your organization and brainstorm creative content ideas that will maximize your message. Produced by CCTV.
7 PM on Mon 5/25, Sun 5/31
7:30 PM Tue 5/26
5 PM on Fri 5/29

Smartphone: About Storage and How to Free Up Space, produced by CCTV.
8 PM on Mon 5/25, Wed 5/27
3 PM on Tue 5/26
7:30 PM on Thurs 5/28

Women Making History Sisters for Success Launch, We strive to provide young women with meaningful direction that will contribute to their success in life. Through our core values, they will have everything needed in order to enter the professional and adult world with confidence. What makes this endeavor all the more exceptional is our focus on college access for underserved high school students and following them into college to ensure successful completion of their degree. Most importantly, Sisters For Success strives to create a nurturing environment a sense of belonging leads to lifelong fulfillment. If you are a high school student and would like to join, contact the College Planning Collaborative metrowestcpc@gmail.com or call 508-215-5600. The CPC serves youth and families from Boston - Milford. Sisters for Success launched virtually April of 2020.
11:25 AM on Tue 5/26
6:50 PM on Sun 5/31

Tune in to Channel 9 from Friday through Sunday for a Weekend Marathon! Watch more COVID-19 related programs! Friday 5/29 from 6-9 PM, Saturday 5/30 from 12 PM-Midnight & Sunday 5/31 from 12-4 PM on CCTV Channel 9.