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This week the Regional Educational Technology Network (RETN), the Center 
for Research on Vermont's public-access television partner, will 
broadcast two Center for Research on Vermont-sponsored programs: 

- "Thirty Years of Vermont Archeology: A Journey of Discovery" by 
Giovanna Peebles, Vermont State Archeologist, and

- "Buffalo Soldier Contributions, 10th U.S. Cavalry Regiment," by author 
and historian Frank Schubert.

"Thirty Years of Vermont Archeology: A Journey of Discovery" by Giovanna 
Peebles, Vermont State Archeologist, which runs ca. an hour and a half, 
can be viewed on Comcast Cable on Channel 16 (both North and South) as 
follows:
        
        Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at  3 A.M.
                        repeats at               9 A.M.
                        repeats at               3 P.M.

The program was originally presented at the Center for Research on 
Vermont's Annual Meeting on May 4, 2006. For a detailed description, 
please visit the Center's Web site at <www.uvm.edu/~crvt 
<http://www.uvm.edu/%7Ecrvt>>.

"Buffalo Soldier Contributions, 10th U.S. Cavalry Regiment" by author 
and historian Frank Schubert has a runtime of 1:08, and can be viewed on 
Comcast Cable on Channel 16 (both North and South) as follows:: 

    Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at 8 P.M.
                 repeats at                      midnight
     Thursday, March 12, 2009,      11 A.M.

Originally presented on February 27, 2008, the program discusses the 
history of the four regiments made up of African-American soldiers known 
as "buffalo soldiers." From 1909 until 1913, one of these regiments--the 
10th Cavalry Regiment-- made up of African-American enlisted men and 
white officers, was stationed at Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester, Vt.
   
Please note: These and many other recent Center programs may be viewed 
as video on demand on the RETN Web site at <www.retn.org>. Click on 
/Center for Research on Vermont/ on the lefthand side of the RETN home 
page to see a list of Center programs that are available online.

Also, videotapes of many Center programs may be borrowed from the 
Center's Video Library upon request. Please visit our Web site at 
<www.uvm.edu/~crvt <http://www.uvm.edu/%7Ecrvt>> for more information 
about the programs that are available on videotape.

For more information about RETN's schedule, please visit the RETN Web 
site at <www.retn.org <http://www.retn.org/>> or contact RETN directly 
at 802-654-7980. The schedule is usually the same for both RETN North 
(Comcast Channel 16 in Burlington, Essex, Essex Junction, Williston, and 
Winooski) and RETN South (Comcast Channel 16 in Charlotte, Ferrisburgh, 
Hinesburg, Shelburne, and Vergennes).

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Kristin Peterson-Ishaq
Coordinator, Center for Research on Vermont
     and Vermont Studies Program
University of Vermont
589 Main Street, Nolin House
Burlington, VT  05401-3439
Email: <[log in to unmask]>; Telephone: 802-656-8363
Web site: <www.uvm.edu/~crvt <http://www.uvm.edu/%7Ecrvt>>