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The LLC has  satellite connections to Dish Network (www.dish.com).  We subscribe to channels in four languages: French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.  Instructors can arrange for recording of a program on DVD.  In addition, programs can be viewed live in the LLC.

Dish Network is a commercial satellite service which includes a number of international channels.  There is a Programming Guide available at the Dish Network web site.  To access the Programming Guide, go to http://www.mydish.com/programmingguides/


Europe & Russia

EURNS EuroNews (channel 9793) EuroNews is one of the most-watched international channels in Europe. Currently offered through DISHNetwork in six different languages, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Russian, EuroNews covers world news from a European perspective providing live breaking news, and constantly updated bulletins on the hour and half hour. EuroNews also brings a wide range of sports, business, European affairs, current affairs and lifestyle features including space, science, sustainable development, web-news, arts and entertainment.



ONE One World Sports (channel 9794) - professional and championship programming from Asia and around the globe. One World Sports showcases soccer from the Japanese J-League, Korean K-League, China Super League and the AFC Champions League. The network has full coverage of the One Asia golf tour, ITTF table tennis, Badminton World Series, and more.



TVJPN TV Japan (channel 9989) TV Japan provides Japanese Americans with premium Japanese television including top- quality broadcasts from NHK. Enjoy live news, documentaries, dramas, sports, variety shows, children's programming and other popular NHK programs. Don't miss exclusive coverage of Sumo Wrestling tournaments and the latest NHK News at 7 and 10.


TV-5 TV 5 (channel 9857) TV5 offers a multitude of television programs from France, Belgium, Switzerland and Quebec, Canada. Broadcast 24-hours-a-day, TV5 provides the latest newscasts, current affairs programs, documentaries, movies, sports (including live French Soccer League) and cultural entertainment.

CCEF CCTV-E&F (channel 884) - CCTV-E&F broadcasts programs in both Spanish and French in 4-hour shifts including news, features, education and entertainment programs in a timely, narrative and culturally flavored way.


RAI RAI Internationall (channel 9845) RAI International offers exciting Italian television programming . RAITALIA presents a rich and varied selection of the best shows from its three Italian networks, including the latest series, variety shows and cultural events, as well as live news and Series A Soccer coverage.


rai newsRAINW RAI News 24 (channel 9847) - RAI News 24 is a 24 hour news channel with 15 minute news bulletins every half-hour, offering close journalistic examinations on general news, as well as programs on weather, economy and much more.


MDSET Mediaset Italia (channel 9846) - Mediaset Italia is a new linear channel offering the best of Mediasets's programming a few hours/days after airing on its mainstream national TV channels (Canale 5, Italia 1 and Rete 4). The channel is targeted to the 60M Italians living around the world and to the people who love Italy, its culture and its beauty.


RAIPR RAI Premium (channel 9848) - the channel presents the most successful new titles from the RAI catalog, including the great public's best loved characters. The channel draws from new lengthy series, mini-series and made-for-TV movies to offer anticipated, alternating epics, speech, genres and subgenres.


Spanish (Dish Latino package)

V-ME V-ME (channels 846 & 4840) The first national chain in Spanish in association with the public TV.  V-me is intelligent entertainment for the latin American families in US.  With the best childrens' programming, history, sciences, technology, news, cinematography, religion and more, V-ME promises to entertain, to fortify, to inspire and to educate. 


ESPND ESPN DEPORTES (channels 4848) ESPN Sports is a television channel in Spanish, which brings the fanatics of the sport the greater diversity in sports events, including NBA, NFL, League of champions UEFA, Dominican baseball, MLB, X Games and boxing.


TFMLA Teleformula (channels 4854) Teleformula is a cable television channel in the Mexican Republic.  Teleformula offers the best in news, sports, entertainment and more to all Hispanic viewers in the U.S. 


DISCE Discovery En Español (channels 4838) offers Spanish-speaking audiences of all ages the very bestin nonfiction entertainment including nature, science and technology, historyand world exploration. Like its sister networks, Discovery en Español aims to educate, inform and entertain viewers with quality programming designed to help them explore their world and satisfy their natural curiosity.

TVEI Televisión Española Internacional (channels 4826) ,
Spain's premier broadcast channel, offering you the best general
entertainment of its kind. You will enjoy Spanish game shows, sports, the
arts, educational programs, fiction series, movies, and the best news
broadcasts from Spain. A unique alternative to Spanish T.V., now in the
United States.

CCEF CCTV-E&F (channel 884) - CCTV-E&F broadcasts programs in both Spanish and French in 4-hour shifts including news, features, education and entertainment programs in a timely, narrative and culturally flavored way.

AZTSAT Azteca America (channels 4796) - Azteca America is a leading network in Mexico offering general entertainment, popular novelas, news, children's programs and sports, including Mexican National League soccer.

NTEL RCN Nuestra Tele (channels 4828) - (formerly known as TV Colombia) offers over 13 hours of live, originally produced Colombian programming each day with top rated series, up-to-the-minute news and live shows direct from Colombia. For sports fans, TV Colombia also features one live soccer game every weekend from the Colombian National Soccer Tournament. The channel broadcasts RCN Television’s top rated, newscasts, “novellas,” series and shows such as Juan Joyita, La Noche, Yo, Jose Gabriel, El Informante, Muy Buenos Dias and Noticias RCN as well original programs from City TV like Mujeres en Linea, Vive Bien, Lunes Deportivos and Sin Cedula.

TMDOW Telemundo (channels 4808) - A full-service Spanish language network featuring novellas (soap operas), movies, news, sports, children's programming, talk shows, specials and music videos. Broadcast from United States and Mexico.


FSESP Fox Sports En Español (channel 4850) - The first 24-hour U.S. domestic and Latin American Spanish language sports network providing coverage of a multitude of international sporting events such as soccer, basketball, tennis, cycling, wrestling, volleyball, rugby.

TR3S MTV Español (channels 4866) - Through music, MTV Espanol reflects the bicultural and bilingual world of the young Latino viewers. Programming is a dynamic mix of Latin Pop, Rock en Espanol and Latin Alternative music as well as Spanish versions of MTV favorites like Beavis and Butthead and Daria.


CINEL Cine Latino (channels 4862) - offers 100-percent Spanish language movies with the best contemporary productions from Latin America and Spain.


CNNES CNN En Español (channels 4856) - CNN en Espanol is the Spanish-language version of the worldwide CNN news channel offering the latest in politics, sports, weather, business, travel and entertainment news.

PELIC De Pelicula (channels 4858) - no description available from Dish Network.



PCLAS De Pelicula Clasico (channels 4860) - De Película Clásico is a 24-hours-a-day classic movie channel, incorporating movies from the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, which represents the "Golden Era" of Mexican film making.


UNIME UniMÁS (channel 4802) - UniMÁS offers alternative programming genres in nearly every daypart, including comedy, entertainment, games, talk shows and more hours of sports programming than any other Spanish-language broadcast network. In addition UniMÁS's signature programming is its monumental movie library, which is among the largest ever assembled for Spanish-language television.

GLVSN Galavisión (channel 4806) - A broad-based entertainment network that appeals to every member of the entire U.S. Hispanic family. Programming includes top-rated novelas, news, comedy, music, movies and live sports including live Mexican soccer. Broadcast from Mexico.

TLHIT Telehit (channels 4865) - Serving young adults, Telehit is a lifestyle and music channel in Latin America and Europe. This 24-hours-a-day channel features the most opular pop, rock and alternative music videos in Spanish and English, as well as concerts, celebrity interviews and music news.

UNVSN Univision East (channel 4798) - from Mexico and Venezuela, programming includes Novelas, local and national News, programs of variety, programming for children, movies, sports events and matters of public interest.  

HISTE The History Channel in Spanish (channel 4844) - The History Channel in Spanish is the best combination of the most popular programs of The History Channel and programs that cover Latin-American history. 


bandamaxBDMAX Bandamax (channels 4864) - Music videos - This channel focuses on Mexican and Southern US group music


CNTRO CentroaméricaTV (channels 4820) - videos, reports and news about Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and the Caribbean. 

discovery familiaDSFAM Discovery Familia (channels 4846)


pasionesPSNES Pasiones (channels 4830) - telenovelas

NatGeo Mundo (channels 4868) - NatGeo is the first Spanish-language offering from the National Geographic Society in the United States and features high-quality, family friendly original programming involving nature, science, culture, and history.

TLNOV (channels 4813) - Univision tlNovelas Home to the best telenovelas from Televisa, Univision tlNovelas delivers a mix of the top recent and past favorite novelas some of which have never been seen in the US.

HITN (channels 843 & 4834) - HITN is the first Hispanic Network of Public Television. HITN is dedicated to the issues of Hispanic immigrants and offers educational programming to better the Hispanic experience in the US.

VFOR Foro TV (channels 4801) – The network with the pulse on how Mexico sees the world with conversations covering all topics such as economics, politics, popular culture, etc. The network is made up of analysis, commentary and open forums done in a different format and style and focuses on debate and analysis segments.

UDEP Univision Deportes Network (channel 4815) - ESPN Deportes is a Spanish-language television channel, that brings sports fans the most diverse events including NBA, NFL, UEFA Champions League, Dominican Baseball, MLB, X Games and boxing, as well as studio programs in Spanish, including SportsCenter.

UNVSO NBC Universo (channel 4822) - Reality, Game Show, Drama, Entertainment, Music and Educational programming


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