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Columbia Native Recalls His Time as NASA Astronaut and Agency Head

January 31, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Bolden as astronaut.

Columbia native Charles Bolden has had a remarkable career: Marine fighter pilot, commanding general in Operation Desert Thunder in Kuwait, deputy commandant of midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy. Those distinctions are impressive enough, but he is best known for his work...

K-8 Teachers & Your Students Can Attend a USC Men’s Basketball Game by Doing Math!

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

Season 2 of "Martin's Math Club” continues! The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is pleased to continue their partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department for Season 2...

SC Lede: Tariffs, Shutdowns, and Drilling, Oh My!

January 30, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson and Jamie Lovegrove

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , Jamie Lovegrove, reporter for The Post & Courier, joins Gavin Jackson to discuss national news stories which could have major impacts here in South Carolina. Topics include the government shutdown, tariffs, the State of the State...

Summer 2018 PD Opportunities from ETV - BOOK Early!

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in computer class

This summer why not have ETV provide engaging Professional Development for your teachers? Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist at no cost to your school or district!

ETV Program Highlights for February 2018

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot from video, Tell Them We Are Rising on Independent Lens

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In February, SCETV features a variety of special programming for Black History Month, plus premieres a new PBS Kids series Pinkalicious and Peteriffic ! Also, don’t miss new episodes in favorite PBS Kids programs...

License Plate Artist

January 30, 2018 - Posted in ETV Shorts by Tabitha Safdi
License Plate Art

Jim Lalumondier has been creating and teaching art for sixteen years. Recently, his new style of art has created a big stir by using something people see every day...license plates! According to Lalumondier, it's a piece of history with a story and he's creating it into...

Braving the Cold

January 30, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Palmetto Health
Kids playing outside

As South Carolinians, we like to brag about our mild winters; however, as we saw at the start of the New Year, we can’t always predict what the weather has in store for us. Did you know young children don’t always realize when they’re cold and can lose their natural body...

State House Daybook: Jan. 30, 2018

January 30, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
State House

This Week in South Carolina: In Session provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other...

Financial Challenges for Women in the 21st Century

January 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

Even in the 21st century, we continue to be made aware of the many challenges faced by women. And our next guest says that he sees that in their financial lives as well. Mike Switzer interviews Bryan Ballentine, a certified financial planner in Greenville, SC.

Watch State of the Union Address 2018 with SCETV and PBS NewsHour

January 29, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Kaitlyn Park
Capitol Hill at Night

PBS NewsHour will provide live coverage of President Trump’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM ET . The live coverage will include the president’s speech, the Democratic response, and analysis from the PBS NEWSHOUR team. You...

Dockless Bike Sharing System Looks to Improve Transportation at Furman, Spread Through Region

January 29, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
The orange Spin bicycle has become a familiar sight on the Furman campus.

Bicycle sharing systems have popped up in cities – especially tourism cities - in the past few years, but a new innovation being tested at Furman University may take transportation at the Upstate college to the next level. It’s called dockless bike sharing, and according to...

PBS Media Literacy Educator Certification by KQED

January 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
Become recognized for your media literacy expertise!

Know your stuff when it comes to media literacy? Time to prove it – earn the PBS and KQED Media Literacy Certificate! PBS and KQED have announced a partnership to provide educators with a free certification in media literacy that recognizes educators who excel in creating...

Recertify with PBS Courses Beginning April 18 ... & SAVE!

January 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
Enroll with code LEARNWITHPBS to save 20% off courses beginning April 18, 2018.

If you need renewal or graduate credits by June 30, don’t miss the PBS TeacherLine courses beginning April 18 ; they’re the last ones offered by PBS that will end in time. Choose from several subjects areas and grade ranges. Plus, you can save 20% off any regularly-priced...

The Outdoor Dream Foundation

January 29, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Amanda McNulty
Making It Grow Minute

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . While reading the Department of Natural Resource’s award-winning magazine, South Carolina Wildlife, I learned about a remarkable organization that DNR partners with. The Outdoor Dream Foundation...

Mobile Crisis Fills Gap in Emergency Mental Health Care

January 29, 2018 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
EMS Vehicle Prepares to Leave on Call

Every minute counts in an emergency. First responders are trained to arrive at an emergency scene and deliver life-saving treatment as quickly as possible. They’re trained to recognize the difference between a medical emergency and a mental health crisis, because the two...