StudentCam Contest Interview

Ben Mahaffey talked by telephone about one of the third prize-winning videos, How Air Pollution Affects Us, that he co-produced with fellow… read more

Ben Mahaffey talked by telephone about one of the third prize-winning videos, How Air Pollution Affects Us, that he co-produced with fellow 8th-grade student Shak Rabb, and 7th-grade student Nick Caffrey, of Langston Charter Middle School in Greenville, South Carolina. 

C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary exploring a current political topic using some C-SPAN footage and covering multiple viewpoints. The local cable company was Charter Communications. 

Telephone lines were also opened for viewer comments. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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StudentCam Contest Interview

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 29, 2007

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  • May 29, 2007 | 8:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 2007 | 3:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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