This Week on MNN: Get Your Head in the Game

July 4th is over and it’s time to get back to business. As we wait for the Senate to vote on their healthcare bill, tune in to MNN for programming that aims to help you take charge of your life right here, right now.

This week, we bring you new episodes of The NOBE Show,” “Serious Fitness,” “Internet Society,” “Gotta Run With Will” and “Celebrity Catwalk.” Plus, tune in to Youth Channel programming every weeknight at 6pm.


"The NOBE Show"

Monday, July 10, 6:00 pm



Tune in to The NOBE Show to learn all about black entrepreneurs who are making waves on Wall Street and beyond.


More Info:

“The NOBE Show” on Facebook


“Serious Fitness”

Monday, July 10, 6:00 pm



It’s not too late to start working on your beach body. Watch “Serious Fitness” to learn a series of exercises that will help strengthen and improve your overall health.


More Info:

“Serious Fitness” on Facebook

“Serious Fitness” on Twitter


“Internet Society”

Wednesday, July 12, 2:00 pm



According to a report by Google and Gallup, women make up half the U.S. college-educated workforce, yet only 25% of computing professionals. This episode of “Internet Society” discusses various opportunities for girls that aim to close this gender gap. Panelists will share opportunities for girls in computing, from in-school strategies to informal enrichment and college pathways.

Panelists include:

  • Andrea Chaves, Computer Science Teacher at The Young Women’s Leadership School

  • Mutale Nkonde, K12 Education Lead at Black Girls Code

  • Judith Spitz, Founding Program Director of Women in Technology and Entrepreneurship in New York (WiTNY) at Cornell Tech

  • Chrissy Ziccarelli, Deputy Director of Instruction at Girls Who Code

  • Moderator: Leigh Ann DeLyser, Director of Education and Research for CSNYC


More Info:

“Internet Society” on the Web

“Internet Society” on Facebook

“Internet Society” on Twitter


“Gotta Run With Will”

Thursday, July 13, 9:30 pm



Guest host Isang Smith leads a panel discussion of acupuncture for athletes. Isang chats with three professional therapists about the benefits of acupuncture in their daily life and the lives of their clients.


More Info:

“Gotta Run With Will” on Facebook

“Gotta Run With Will” on Twitter

“Gotta Run With Will” on YouTube


“Celebrity Catwalk”

Sunday, July 16, 7:00 pm



It's all about the latest products for your furry friend! Dog & cat products galore-plus Barkville TV stops by to dish on their latest projects!


More Info:

“Celebrity Catwalk” on the Web

“Celebrity Catwalk” on Facebook

“Celebrity Catwalk” on Twitter