Anne-Marie Slaughter talks to Mary Alice McCarthy, the director of New America’s Center for Education and Skills about the future of apprenticeships. As McCarthy points out, there’s a strong need in the country to integrate post-secondary education and the skills needs in the marketplace, a problem that is typically best solved locally.
Powerful personal stories and stunning breakthroughs reveal the historical search for the human genome and the promise of modern research in “The Gene: Intimate History.”
Garth Brooks is the youngest recipient of this prestigious prize. The special features an all-star tribute from his family, friends and admirers.
The medics and midwives of Nonatus House encounter new challenges as the population shifts, rules change and old diseases return. Meanwhile, their own experiences are fueled by love, loss and doubt. "Call the Midwife" begins its new season on March 29 at 7 p.m.