Studio Scene: November 2021

Welcome to "Studio Scene," the monthly newsletter for NNPS-TV and The Telecommunications Center!  Watch us on Cox Channel 47 or Verizon Fios Channel 17, on Roku or Apple TV, or online at Download our app from your app store!  Visit us at Check out our videos at or on YouTube. If you haven't already, please add us to your e-mail address book.

NNPS-TV team keeps things fresh

kayaks and students on the river
Keeping videos looking fresh is a challenge that producers face, and NNPS-TV uses their expertise and creativity to ensure their videos don't look dated.

Telecom intern is advocate for Space Grant group

Brandon Hedgepeth
The sky may not even be the limit for Brandon K. Hedgepeth, a 2020 Telecom graduate, Old Dominion University student, and Telecom intern who has participated and excelled in programs offered by the Virginia Space Grant Consortium.

WiFi camera key to volleyball livestream

camera and camera operators
The recent Telecom livestreams of high school volleyball were made possible - or at least simpler - by a WiFi camcorder made by JVC.

School Board meetings now livestreamed on student YouTube channel

NNPS-TV always live broadcasts the NNPS School Board meetings, but recently the Telecom production team has started livestreaming the meetings on the Telecom student YouTube channel.

Student news

Telecom students in TV-I and TV-II are completing their first project, which is a video montage.  The students edit images and video on a variety of topics to tell a story.  Next, students in both classes will shoot and edit a 30-second video based on a storyboard given to them by the instructor.

Find out more about the Telecom program:

The Telecom Alumni crew will be livestreaming the Newport News Regional Qualifying Tournament for the FIRST LEGO League Challenge, on Saturday, November 6. Watch it on the Telecom Student YouTube channel.

What's 'just in'?

"This Just In" is a quick look at exciting happenings in our school division. A new episode starts each Monday.

This week: Knollwood Meadows Fall Festival, Sedgefield Outdoor Back-to-School Bash, Riverside Fall Harvest Parade, Yates Trunk or Treat

Watch it on TV — it shows every day at 6 and 8 a.m., noon, and 3 and 6 p.m.

On demand: Watch "This Just In" on or on YouTube.

What's showing

female pilot

Featured this month on NNPS-TV:

See our Features page for more shows

Watch high school football LIVE on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon Fios 17/Roku/Apple TV/app) and streaming on the Student YouTube channel. Heritage takes on Denbigh tonight, November 5, at 7 p.m. You can also see past games on the YouTube channel.

The "Sports Highlights" November episode features local skateboard participants Geneva Hill, Fu'Quan Johns, and Max Vanagas. Watch it on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon Fios 17/Roku/Apple TV/app) on Mondays at 7 a.m., 2 p.m., and 7 p.m., and weekends at 9 a.m. Visit during the TV broadcast to watch it online. "Sports Highlights" can be seen on demand on the NNPS-TV Video site, too, or the NNPS-TV Roku or Apple TV channel, or on the NNPS-TV app.

The next School Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 16, at 6:30 p.m. and it will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox 47/Verizon 17) and livestreamed on the Telecom Student YouTube channel. More about the meetings and the broadcast schedule

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