Recorded at Kentucky's Student Technology Leadership Program competition, this special edition explores how K-12 students are using technology for project-based learning. Included in this episode are video segments produced by teens from Hardin County who are part of the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs program.
Biochemist Lisa Senetar creates her eye-catching PHbeaD jewelry from insects. Kentucky Life host Doug Flynn talks about his baseball career and enduring love of the Cincinnati Reds, and Menifee County luthier Neil Kendrick crafts beautiful guitars.
Ken Grayson's extensive horse racing memorabilia collection goes back to the early days of the sport; former Triple Crown hopefuls share their home with the horses that spoiled their title hopes at Old Friends Thoroughbred retirement farm in Georgetown; and artists of Gallopalooza create colorful images on fiberglass horse statues to encourage local exploration and civic pride.
From his early days at Vanderbilt University to his career at Ashland Oil, John Hall thrived on competition, tenacity, and compassion. Now a well-known philanthropist, Hall has spearheaded many worthy causes in Kentucky, including education. Learn his story in this new KET documentary.