WPT Education Brings Hmong History to Wisconsin Classrooms

April 19, 2018

The Wisconsin Hometown Stories project offers a fantastic opportunity for in-depth exploration of the local histories and stories that showcase…

Celebrate Women’s History Month on WPT! Part 1

February 27, 2018

Fighters, feminists and “firsts” take the screen this month, showcasing the contributions of women in the modern world. As we…

Guest Post from WPT Education: How I Became a Game Designer

February 7, 2018

As an education specialist at WPT, and a former teacher at Sauk Prairie High School, I’m always excited to discover…

Celebrate African-American History Month with WPT!

February 1, 2018

Any day is a great day to recognize the many contributions that African-Americans have made to American history and culture….

Tribal Histories Come Full Circle

November 22, 2017

With the final three of twelve Tribal Histories programs premiering in December on WPT, each of Wisconsin’s sovereign Indian nations has…

“Our House: The Wisconsin Capitol” – Coming Nov. 27

October 30, 2017

Michael Bridgeman hosted Wisconsin Public Television’s Remarkable Homes of Wisconsin in 2015. As an architecture aficionado and history buff, he…

Legacy of the USS Lagarto

May 8, 2017

The USS Lagarto began its life in a Manitowoc shipyard and went down fighting in a sea battle against a Japanese convoy….

WPT Previews: American Experience’s Mark Samels on The Great War

April 5, 2017

When he visited Wisconsin this past October, American Experience Executive Producer and UW-Madison alumnus Mark Samels talked with us to…