What's Up, Warthogs! Cast Hosts a Night of Themed Programming and Special Reports to Promote
TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Family Channel makes its mark with Canadian students as it launches its ninth annual Bullying Awareness Week (November 14-20). This year the campaign, entitled What's Up, Stand UP! features a special programming event, beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET/PT on Monday, November 14, along with bullying-themed programming throughout the week and new
original content. In addition, Family will hold two online chats during
the week giving kids the opportunity to discuss bullying-related topics
with trained professionals and Family stars. Full details of the
special schedule are available at Family.ca/standup.
What's Up, Stand UP! launches with a special evening of hosted programming from 4:00 p.m. -
8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Anchored by the What's Up, Warthogs! news desk team, the evening features episodes from top Family series
including Good Luck Charlie, Shake It Up and Wingin' It, as well as a never-before-seen episode of What's Up, Warthogs! Rounding out the evening are special reports focused on Family stars'
personal experiences with bullying and segments detailing where to turn
for bullying prevention resources.
Also premiering as part of this special lineup is the music video for
the Bullying Awareness Week anthem, performed by Canadian pop star
Tyler Medeiros and written by Ryan Kowarsky, Dan Kowarsky and Maks
Gabriel. Footage from one of this year's bullying prevention rallies
will also air on Monday evening. Family Channel selected four schools
for rallies, each chosen from almost 1,250 nominations submitted by
students across Canada.
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