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Jeremy Cauthen

Director of Communications

jcauthen@scetv.org

(803) 737-3433

Education Initiatives

CAROLINA CLASSROOMS

An educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of children in South Carolina.

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Health Initiatives

MY TELEHEALTH

A project of the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance which aims to support long-distance clinical health care, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration through the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies

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Local Initiatives

BY THE RIVER

An interview style program that features discussions with South Carolina authors. The show is produced in partnership between SCETV and the University of South Carolina Beaufort.

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CHARACTER IN CUSTODY

CHARACTER IN CUSTODY

A documentary that explores the character-based approach of Allendale County.

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GULLAH ROOTS

An hour-long film that follows members of the Gullah Geechee community as they experience a homecoming in Sierra Leone.

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MAKING IT GROW

A weekly, live-interactive television program about gardening produced in partnership by SCETV and Clemson University.

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PALMETTO PERSPECTIVES

An audience engagement-focused series that aims to bring together a diverse group of voices to discuss the important issues facing the state of South Carolina and its communities.

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PALMETTO SCENE

A South Carolina magazine program that explores the people, places and culture of the Palmetto State.

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STATE HOUSE TODAY

Live coverage of the South Carolina House of Representatives and South Carolina Senate when they're in session on ETV World and online. The platform also covers key House and Senate committee meetings, public hearings and press conferences.

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THIS WEEK IN SOUTH CAROLINA

A public affairs series that features interviews with the news makers of the week. The program is hosted by SCETV reporter Gavin Jackson.

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WE HAVE A STORY TO TELL

A documentary detailing the guard’s rich history and showcasing its current activities in South Carolina and throughout the world

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WOMEN VISION SC

An initiative that focuses on issues affecting women throughout the state and the nation, providing a platform to highlight trailblazing women that have made an impact within their local communities and the state at large.

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SCETV Digital

BACKROAD BITES

A digital series that aims to explore the culture of South Carolina through local eateries.

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DEESCALATING DISABILITY

A podcast exploring the intersectionality of disability, race and policing.

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DISCOVER YOU

A community-sourced short documentary that provides a glimpse of hope in the way we find peace in this hectic world.

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FROM THE SKY

A series exploring the aerial perspective of some of the state’s iconic landmarks and other interesting locations.

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GO FOR IT

A digital series that follows Discover SC's Devyn Whitmire as she experiences some of the most unique and iconic experiences the Palmetto State has to offer.

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Let's Go!

LET'S GO

Virtual reality tours of some of South Carolina’s most interesting historical sites.

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MADE HERE

A digital series that explores South Carolina small businesses and the products they produce.

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ORIGINAL SC

A digital series that features stories of everyday South Carolinians living, working and experiencing all that the Palmetto State has to offer.

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OUR TOWN

A digital series that explores towns across South Carolina.

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RECONSTRUCTION 360

A web and mobile application that uses 360° videos and short documentary films to shed light on the Reconstruction era of American history.

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SC LEDE

A podcast about the people and issues shaping South Carolina state politics, hosted by SCETV reporter Gavin Jackson.

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THE SOUTHERN CAMPAIGN OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

An eight-part video series that describes the South's role in winning the American Revolutionary War.

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SCETV Presents

A CHEF'S LIFE

A look inside Chef Vivian Howard's personal and culinary journey from the top restaurants in New York to her return to North Carolina's low country as she explores the rich bounty of farm fresh cooking, family and community.

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BEYOND BARBADOS: THE CAROLINA CONNECTION

A one-hour documentary film exploring the history and cultural connections between Barbados and South Carolina.

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CHARLIE'S PLACE

A documentary film that tells the story of an African-American nightclub owned by Charlie and Sarah Fitzgerald in Myrtle Beach, S.C. from the 1930s to the 1960s.

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CULTIVATING THE WILD

A documentary that explores the connections between the renowned 18th century botanist and leaders of the South’s modern environmental conservation movement

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DARK HORSE

A documentary film that follows three candidates running for Georgia State House and Senate seats in the 2018 Election.

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HOW SHE ROLLS

A half-hour, lifestyle documentary and culinary series that follows the life of Charleston, S.C. entrepreneur and mom Carrie Morey.

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LIVE AT THE CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL

A front row seat to performances by artists that help make up the diverse music scene in South Carolina.

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RECONNECTING ROOTS

A half-hour series that aims to bridge the generation gap by portraying American progress through music, culture and history.

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REEL SOUTH

A collaboration between UNC-TV and South Carolina ETV, this series showcases independently produced documentary films about the American South.

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SOMEWHERE SOUTH

A half-hour culinary series that follows award-winning chef and author Vivian Howard as she digs deeper into the lesser known roots of Southern food, Southern cooking and Southern living.

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TOUCHING THE SOUND

A documentary film following the life of Nobuyuki Tsujii, a blind pianist, that brings hope and inspiration to many around the world.

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A WILL TO PREACH

A half-hour documentary film examining the perspective and impact of Bishop William Willimon.

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YOGA IN PRACTICE

A half-hour instructional series designed to teach the foundations of yoga to the at-home student and to encourage a daily yoga practice that is more than simply physical exercise.

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South Carolina Public Radio

DEESCALATING DISABILITY

A podcast exploring the intersectionality of disability, race and policing.

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SPOLETO FESTIVAL USA

Coverage of one of the world's largest and most renowned arts festivals, which takes place every spring in Charleston, S.C

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SC LEDE

A podcast about the people and issues shaping South Carolina state politics, hosted by SCETV reporter Gavin Jackson.

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New in Education

Providing Distance Learning for All

SCETV is partnering with the S.C. Department of Education and SpectraRep to explore datacasting technology that would support students without access to broadband. With schools closed and distance learning becoming a necessary tool, providing educational resources to families that lack broadband connectivity is essential to preventing those students from falling behind.