Building on ASU’s tradition of competitive excellence and modeled in the exciting style of the classic College Bowl television show and national contest, the annual Academic Bowl takes place each fall and pits four-person teams of academic athletes against each other in fast-paced trivia rounds on topics ranging political science to pop culture and everything in between. Team finalists earn a championship title and scholarship prizes.
Today's most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families in the sixth season of the critically acclaimed PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr." The series airs Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Delve into the mind of Pulitzer Prize-winning author and poet N. Scott Momaday on "American Masters," Monday, Nov. 18, at 8 p.m.
Following the Civil War, a group of young ex-slaves in Nashville, Tenn., set out to save their bankrupt school by giving concerts. Throughout the North and in venues across Europe, they introduced audiences to the power of spirituals.