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Go Mobile with UCTV’s New iPhone App!
It’s an “app” world and UCTV is the newest kid on the block with its new free mobile app, now available to iPhone users in the iTunes App Store. Visit uctv.tv/iphone to find out more or search ‘UCTV’ in the iTunes store.
Understand Your Vote
UCTV continues its coverage of politics, the upcoming elections and issues in the public debate with new interviews, analysis and commentary from UC faculty and high-profile guests. Here’s a sampling of what’s new this month at our Election 2012 page:
Political Civility Should Not Be an Oxymoron, with Robert Reich
Prime: Vote – Moneybags — Who’s Funding Campaign 2012, with Bruce Cain and Thad Kousser
Prime: Vote – Don’t Hang Up! Why Voters Should Respond to Pollsters, with Henry Brady, Dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley
Keep up with “The Skinny on Obesity”
We’re three episodes in to UCTV Prime’s “The Skinny on Obesity”series and we’re well on our way to blockbuster status with over 82,000 views and loads of positive feedback from viewers who value this research-backed, easily digestible series about the dangers of sugar.Catch up on what you’ve missed at www.uctv.tv/skinny-on-obesity and get ready for new episodes every Friday through May 25.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS (PACIFIC TIMES)
All programs repeat throughout the month. Visit the Program Schedule on our web site for additional air dates and times.
Health & Medicine
Science of the Mind – a new series from UCSF’s Osher Mini Medical School
Kathleen Sharp on “Blood Feud: The Man Who Blew the Whistle on One of the Deadliest Prescription Drugs Ever”
Health in the Summer Season: A Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach
Research on Aging: Aging and Life’s Goodies: Wisdom, Resilience, and Sex
Hunting the Higgs
Seismic Networks: Observing Earthquakes from Near and Far
Fragile States, Global Threats, and International Security with Stewart Patrick (Conversations with History)
The Dalai Lama in San Diego – Peace, Neuroscience and Climate Change
Lunch Poems: Giovanni Singleton
To Be Human: The Verve — How We Became Modern, with Seth Lerer
Arts & Music
A Life in the Theatres
A Fugue and a Waltz: Performance, Technology, and [Post-] Postmodern Engagement
Economics Roundtable: Replumbing the Financial System with Darrell Duffie
New Online Videos and Podcasts
Emissions Trading and Climate Finance: Is 2012 the Dead End or the Crossroads?
The Aging but Resilient Brain: Keeping Neurons Happy
more videos and podcasts >>
It’s an “app” world and UCTV is the newest kid on the block with its new mobile app, now available to iPhone users in the iTunes App Store. The free app offers video and audio podcasts of UCTV’s latest programs, organized by subject matter and special monthly features. To find out more about the app, visit uctv.tv/iphone or search ‘UCTV’ in the iTunes store.
UCTV’s entrance in the mobile marketplace is part of our continued transition to emerging media platforms, including YouTube, iTunesU and Roku. And of course, we’re also available worldwide on our website and on cable television in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Riverside and other select cities around the country.
Droid users, we didn’t forget about you! An Android version of the app is scheduled to be released in the Fall, with an iPad app to follow.