PHILADELPHIA – Sesame Street, the long-running and award-winning children’s television program that airs on the Public Broadcasting Service, is the recipient of the 2012 Annenberg Public Policy Center Award for Excellence in Children and Media.
Annenberg School for Communication
Leonore Annenberg Funds at Penn Bestow Nearly $2.7 Million in Grants for 10 Schools, 5 Students, 10 Artists
Philadelphia, PA –The Leonore Annenberg Scholarship and School Funds, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania, announces the award of nearly $2.7 million to a combined total of 25 elementary schools, artists, and high school students.
The funds will support an artist’s craft, a school’s needs for its students, and will pay the total cost of college for five deserving high school students.
Annenberg Public Policy Center at Penn Honors the 'Sesame Process' for Development of Children’s Media
PHILADELPHIA – Sesame Street, the long-running and award-winning children’s television program that airs on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), is the recipient of the 2012 Annenberg Public Policy Center (APPC) Award for Excellence in Children and Media.
The honor will be presented April 12 during a 6 p.m. reception at the APPC, 202 South 36th Street, Philadelphia. Rosemarie Truglio, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Education and Research at Sesame Workshop, will accept the award, along with some help from Sesame Street’s Elmo.
Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication joins the conversation about the anti-Kony campaign.
John Jemmott of the Annenberg School for Communication and the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the University research receiving $2 million grant to help prevent chronic diseases among HIV positive African American men.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses FactCheck.org.