Fred Vigeant is WITF's Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio. Fred manages the schedules for our radio and television platforms. He also analyzes audience research and manages the public affairs program Smart Talk. Previously, Fred was at WRVO in Oswego, NY for 12 years serving in various roles including Program Director and before that Operations Manager. Fred graduated from the State University of New York College at Oswego with a B.A. in Mass Communications and Broadcasting.
Watch Generation Nation: A PBS American Portrait StoryMonday, November 16 at 9:30pm on WITF. You can stream WITF TV live on our website and through the PBS Video app on Roku, Apple TV and iPhone and Android smartphones. The program is also available on-demand through the PBS Video app.
Generation Nation explores how people in different age groups see themselves and their place in the America.
Through self-shot video, they share common experiences that bind age groups together and generational differences that put them at odds with one another.
Generation Nation is part of the larger American Portrait project from PBS. You can participate in American Portrait by recording your own video based on one of the supplied prompted from the website.
Watch Generation Nation: A PBS American Portrait StoryMonday, November 16 at 9:30pm on WITF. Stay tuned for more episodes by American Portrait coming in January to WITF.