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Learning the "Narrative" | Endowment Intern Olivia Aldridge

July 6, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Olivia Aldridge
Intern Aldridge in the radio studio

I have been interning with South Carolina Public Radio for six weeks now, and it’s gone by unbelievably quickly. While this isn’t my first internship rodeo, the offices at South Carolina Public Radio are a stark change from where I’ve worked in the past. My previous...

Costco is Coming to Town

July 5, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
Construction on Columbia's Costco

Watch out Sam’s, competition is coming soon! According to The State , a Costco Wholesale Warehouse is set to open this summer on Piney Grove Road. The presence of the bulk-purchase business has long been in demand by Columbia residents, but the city has trailed behind...

Halfway Done | Endowment Intern Sarah

July 5, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sarah Stone
Image of Shannon Johnson

I have passed the halfway mark of my time at SCETV, and I can say with confidence that the past two weeks have been the best so far. The most exciting part of the past two weeks has been working on my first video. I’m producing a feature about Shannon Johnson, whose titles...

Summer PBS TeacherLine Courses

July 3, 2016 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Grow Your Career with PBS TeacherLine

Grow your career with a high-quality PBS TeacherLine course! Earn renewal or graduate credits with a facilitated course beginning August 17 or just brush up with a ‘bite-sized’ self-paced course (some are even free!). Bonus: Save 15% off a facilitated course with promocode...

Try Out Our Interactives on Knowitall Media!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from Interactives on Knowitall Media

Yes, we now have Interactives on Knowitall Media! Much of the content that was previously available on the original Knowitall.org has been updated and is now available on Knowitall Media ! There is also some very exciting NEW content to explore! Take just a few minutes now...

July 14: Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education
Kids State Dinner photo

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner " streams live from the White House Thursday! THIS THURSDAY, the 56 winners of the 2016 Healthy Lunchtime Challenge will attend the Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House. The event will be live-streamed, beginning at...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, July 2016

July 1, 2016 - Posted in SCETV
PBS Newshour

Dear Viewers and Listeners, This month SCETV is proud to air A Capitol Fourth , the time-honored all-star salute to our country’s birthday. Broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the inspirational program features top musical guests, with special segments...

Make Summer Reading a Breeze with PBS LearningMedia!

June 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Between the Lions graphic

Inspire Students to "Get Wild about Reading!" Help your students develop a voracious appetite for reading while building core literacy skills. This collection covers early reading and language arts topics including fluency, phonemic awareness, text comprehension, and...

SCETV's and SC Public Radio's National Programs

June 30, 2016 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
ETV logo

South Carolina ETV presents a variety of national programs for public TV and radio. Executive-produced by Linda O’Bryon, our national TV programs are produced by Amy Shumaker and our national radio programs are produced by Shari Hutchinson. Song Travels with Michael...

Statewide Celebrations this 4th of July

June 29, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kristina Rackley
fireworks

As Independence Day weekend draws closer, South Carolina prepares to celebrate its patriotism across the state with a variety of fireworks displays, festivals, parades, and more. From the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the coastal Lowcountry, a host of exciting...

Filmmaking Industry Growing in SC

June 28, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Sydney Hankinson
Film Industry in South Carolina

Thanks to legislation by South Carolina lawmakers, the state’s film industry is growing. On a recent podcast , director of the South Carolina Film Commission Tom Clark talked about the growth. Recently, South Carolina legislators passed a law making what was originally...

B-roll and Interviews | Endowment Intern Sydney

June 28, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sydney Hankinson
Getting B-roll for a Video

I just finished week six of my internship at ETV. I can’t believe I only have four weeks left! The time seems to have zipped by fairly quickly. At the beginning of the week, Mr. Dave Adams invited me to sit in on another live shot, this time with Fox News. The guest was...

Cotton Branch Animal Sanctuary

June 28, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
farm animal

Most people are aware that dogs and cats are in need of a good home, but farm animals are often neglected, as well. Palmetto Scene visited Cotton Branch Animal Sanctuary in Leesville to meet Jan Alber-Senn, a woman who is doing her part to help these animals.

Rachel Wyatt Crowned Miss South Carolina 2016

June 28, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kristina Rackley
Miss S.C. contestants

Last Saturday, Miss Clemson, Rachel Wyatt, was crowned Miss South Carolina 2016 in the state’s 80th anniversary pageant. Wyatt, 21, is a veteran when it comes to competing in pageants. She was crowned Miss South Carolina Teen in 2012, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen in 2013...

EPA To Help Columbia To Develop Sustainable Design Strategies

June 27, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
The Mills at Granby and Olympia

The Capital City Mill District is finally gearing up for a much-needed facelift. The city has been meeting with residents of the area to gain insight as to what needs to change. According to WIS-TV , there has not been a plan for the neighborhood since the 1980s. Some...

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