CRC TV is available 24 hours a day every day to more than 250,000 households in Wake, Franklin and Harnett Counties.

Our public access education television Channel 18 is a part of Raleigh Television Network (RTN) on Time-Warner Cable and our TV content comes from the CRC colleges and universities, who film, edit and produce the shows. Channel 18 began airing in 1994 and has been on the air every day since.

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Featured Program

Shaw Hosts HBCU Grow Conference

HBCUgrow is a consortium of people dedicated to helping HBCU’s grow enrollment and alumni giving, and tackle the changing landscape of marketing challenges. One of its recent conferences was at Shaw University. Its theme was LEAD, and featured HBCU advocates Dr. Ivory A. Toldson, Executive Director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs as the keynote speaker, a presidential panel hosted by Shaw president Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy, and a leadership roundtable. It also featured sessions focused on digital marketing, social media and websites. Watch the roundtable discussions.

Monday Wednesday Friday – 1:05 & 12:30 p.m.; Tuesday Thursday – 10 a.m. & 8 p.m. Saturday-Sunday -5 & 9 p.m.

Featured Program

The Future of Food and Agriculture

Fred Kirschenmann, Distinguished Fellow at the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture and President of Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, gave a talk at NC State about food from an agricultural perspective. He’s a farmer, agricultural expert and a philosopher.

A longtime national and international leader in sustainable agriculture, Mr. Kirschenmann is a professor in the Iowa State University Department of Religion and Philosophy and holds a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Chicago. He has held numerous appointments, including the USDA’s National Organic Standards Board and the National Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production operated by the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and funded by Pew Charitable Trusts. He continues to manage his family’s 1,800-acre certified organic farm in south central North Dakota.

View his talk at these times on Channel 18:

Monday Wednesday Friday – 12 a.m; Tuesday Thursday – 1:30 & 7 p.m.; *Saturday-Sunday – 2:30 p.m.

Justice Cheri Beasley

Saint Augustine’s Brings Back Lyceum Series

Newly appointed Saint Augustine’s President Everett Ward brought back the university’s traditional Lyceum Speakers Series, and you can hear two of this past year’s speakers on Channel 18. North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Cheri Beasley speaks about her career as an Associate Justice on the NC Supreme Court since her 2012 appointment and she was on the NC Court of Appeals where she was the first African-American woman elected statewide without the benefit of the incumbency through a gubernatorial appointment.

She also served as a District Court Judge in Cumberland County.

Also hear from Gilbert Knowles, president of KNOWLESwhatTodo Mentoring Consultants and a Saint Augustine’s alum. He is a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, a former VP for Student Services at St. Aug and former Director of Community Education at the United Negro College Fund Special Programs Corporation. One of his major priorities has always been the empowerment of young African-American males.

BeasleyTuesday Thursday – 1:30 & 11:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday – 5 a.m. & 11 p.m.

KnowlesTuesday Thursday – 9:17 a.m.


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Look for shows like these:

  • Wake Tech programs showcasing students
  • NC State videos from students talking about LinkedIn
  • Saint Augustine’s students giving candid advice about study issues
  • Shaw student journalists reporting on campus events
  • Live meetings of the Wake County Commissioners
  • William Peace University events
  • Meredith College students putting on the play “Waiting for Godot”

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