CUNY TV Receives Record 15 Nominations for 2018 New York Emmy® Awards
Awards to be Bestowed on April 14
(New York, NY – Thursday, February 22, 2018)
CUNY TV – is honored to receive 15 nominations – a record for the station – for the 2018 New York Emmy® Awards in categories featuring the station’s signature series Arts in the City, Asian American Life, Nueva York, Science & U!, Study With the Best, and Theater Talk (the latter a co-production with Theater Talk Productions).
The 61th Annual New York Emmy Awards will be presented at a Black Tie Gala on Saturday, April 14 2018 at The Marriott Marquis ~ Times Square.
Announcement of the 61th Annual New York Emmy nominations was hosted by Denise Rover, President, New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NY NATAS), at CUNY TV’s Himan Brown studios on the morning of February 22.
Below are complete shows and segments from CUNY TV’s nominations.
Arts: Program Feature/Segment
Arts in the City: Dance Photographer -- Jordan Matter
Nueva York: Betty Garces - AfroColombian Opera Singer
Arts in the City: August 2017
Entertainment: Program Feature/Segment
Arts in the City: Books on the subway
Education/Schools: Program Feature/Segment
Study With the Best: Hip Hop Science Teacher
Environment: Program Feature/Segment
Science & U! - The Lowline
Nueva York: Sure We Can
Health/Science: Program Feature/Segment
Science & U! - EpiBone
Asian American Life “Day of Remembrance 75th Anniversary” Japanese American Internment
Military: Program Feature/Segment
Nueva York: Self therapy of a Hispanic Veteran
Politics/Government: Program Feature/Segment
Nueva York: D.C. Women's March
Theater Talk: Creating Dear Evan Hansen
“The Conscience of America: Birmingham's Fight For Civil Rights” (Black America special)
Craft Specialty: Musical Composition/Arrangement
“Mondo!” (Nueva York segment)
“Sex Trafficking” (Asian American Life segment)
And Congratulations to our CUNY colleagues at www.cuny.edu for their nomination:
Promotion: Program Promo – Single Spot
CUNY: The American Dream Machine-Instagram Contest Promo
CUNY TV is broadcast in the New York metropolitan area on digital Ch. 25.3, and cablecast in the five boroughs of New York City on Ch. 75 (Spectrum and Cablevision/Optimum Brooklyn), Ch. 77 (RCN Cable) and Ch. 30 (Verizon FiOS). The station reaches 7.3 million households in the metro area, and its original programming is archived for a global audience at www.cuny.tv. Executive Director is Gail R. Yancosek.