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Ten O'Clock News; Roxbury High School

09/13/1978

Footage of the exterior of Roxbury High School on Greenville Street and footage of students in an English class at Roxbury High School. Pam Bullard interviews Roxbury High School students Domingo Rivera, Ramon Alicea, Crystal Roach, Mark Benjamin, and Chiman Lee about their experiences at Roxbury High School. The students talk about academic programs at the school, their college plans, the atmosphere at the school, and extracurricular activities and sports programs at the school. All of the students speak highly of Charles Ray (Headmaster, Roxbury High School). Footage of Ray greeting students in the hall as they change classes.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Roxbury High School

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:22:45

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Students
School buildings
Race relations
Schools
Classrooms
African American students
Teachers
Locations
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Bullard, Pam (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Roxbury High School,” 09/13/1978, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_771D0864334540F788A54338ED05E5D0.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Roxbury High School.” 09/13/1978. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_771D0864334540F788A54338ED05E5D0>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Roxbury High School. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_771D0864334540F788A54338ED05E5D0
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