ICTV Programs Win Local Cable Awards
Contributed by Eloise Greene
Ithaca Time Warner Cable presented awards to three Ithaca College Television programs from fall 2004 in its 20th annual Pegasys Awards ceremony February 11.
- Newswatch 16 (producer Michael Geller) won the newscast/magazine category. Newswatch presents county news live at 8:00 pm on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.
- Work in Progress (producer Nathan Brown), a showcase of student films and videos, won the performing arts category.
- The Solarium with Professor Smedley Drake, a satire produced by Jesse Porter, and Newswatch 16 were named best educational access programs. Time Warner will submit them to the Hometown Video Festival, a national competition sponsored by the Alliance for Community Media.
Public, governmental, and educational access programs on channels 13, 15, and 16 competed.