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Grantchester Season 5Grantchester: Season 5 Premieres June 14 - July 19 at 9 p.m. (ETV) With God on his side and a motorcycle to ride, Grantchester’s crime-fighting clergyman Will Davenport teams up (voluntarily!) with Geordie Keating to solve a series of darker, grittier crimes than ever before…and face the challenges of celibacy head-on when journalist Ellie Harding enters the picture! Find out what to expect from Season 5. Beecham House Premieres June 14 -July 19 at 10 p.m. (ETV) Gurinder Chadha’s new six-part drama series Beecham House is set on the cusp of the 19th century in Delhi before the British ruled...

Explore Military History

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solidersExplore highlighted content from our military collection. The full SCETV Military Collection offers a historical look at past wars and spotlights service men and women who have made great sacrifices for their country and fellow Americans. Carolina Stories Always First: The S.C. Air National Guard This documentary tells the story of the S.C. Air National Guard, and the men and women who were part of it. Interviews include: the daughters of Gen. Barnie McEntire, first base commander, and Mark Morrell, son of Gen. Robert Morrell (deceased), second base commander. Other famous guardsmen include:...

190 Career education profiles to explore

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A group of diverse people holding cards that spell the word "Careers"Students begin exploring career pathways as early as elementary school. By the time they enter middle school, conversations about career aspirations become more focused and students are introduced to the sixteen career clusters via Career and Technology Education. Students quickly learn that career choices and options for entering the workforce are constantly evolving. From welding to law to agribusiness, the possibilities are endless! Fortunately, SCETV has strong partnerships across the state that provide an opportunity for us to tell the stories of South Carolina careers. With over 60...

February 20 is World Day of Social Justice

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Freedom WalkwayEstablished June 10, 2008 by the United Nations, the World Day of Social Justice is an international day recognizing the need to promote social justice. This includes addressing issues like poverty, exclusion, gender equality, unemployment, human rights, and social protections. The 2020 theme is “Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice.” We want to highlight a few South Carolinians and organizations who have been or continue to serve as advocates for social justice issues. Seeking Common Ground Cardinal Joseph Louis Bernardin was born in 1928 in Columbia, South Carolina, where...

February 11 is International Day of Women and Girls in Science

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African American young woman looking through a microscopeThere has been a significant gender gap throughout the years in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) all over the world. Women have made tremendous progress, but still remain under-represented in these fields. On December 22, 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution to establish an annual International Day to recognize the critical role women and girls play in science and technology communities. We want to highlight a few South Carolina women, both historic and contemporary. Pioneer in Medicine Dr. Anne Austin Young was born in Cross Hill...

Carolina Stories: African American History

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students participating in student sit-inThis month we want to highlight African American history and South Carolinians who have left a lasting legacy on the palmetto state. Click the links or players below to watch the documentaries. A True Likeness "A True Likeness" tells the story of a little-known African-American photographer from South Carolina whose posthumous discovery transcended stereotypes and brought to light a significant legacy. Richard Samuel Roberts is heralded as one of the south's most accomplished photographers of the 1920's and 1930's. Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection Sometimes the history of a place...

Chasing the Moon Screen Event at Aiken Technical College

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The moon is made of cheese!On June 18, SCETV, the ETV Endowment of South Carolina and Aiken Technical College hosted a special screening event to preview PBS' upcoming "Chasing the Moon" documentary. We will continue sharing special screening events in July. Tuesday, July 16 at the Museum of York County in Rock Hill, S.C. ; several screenings will be presented throughout the day with public showings in the early afternoon for all museum visitors. Registration will be required for screenings at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. – both of which will be followed by a talk by Charles Bolden. This event is open to the public with general...

"Molly of Denali"

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MOLLY OF DENALI Produced by WGBH Boston, the newest PBS KIDS series, MOLLY OF DENALI , will premiere July 15 as the first nationally distributed children’s series in the U.S. to feature a Native American lead character. MOLLY OF DENALI follows 10-year-old Molly Mabary, her dog Suki and her friends Tooey and Trini on their daily adventures, from fishing and building snow forts, to delivering a camera to friends on a volcano via dog sled. Designed to help kids ages 4-8 develop knowledge and skills for interacting with informational texts, the series uses books, field guides, historical archives, maps, charts,...

READY JET GO!: One Small Step

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READY JET GO!: ONE SMALL STEPJet and the gang have a fun night planned with a sleepover in Jet’s backyard, mini-golf, and star-gazing—after all, it’s the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! When Jet reveals that he’s built a brand new super saucer that can take all the kids (and Sunspot) to the Moon, they HAVE to test it out. After a rough landing, the kids realize that a part of the saucer is broken. With Celery and Carrot’s permission, they decide to have their sleepover on the Moon, but after falling asleep they notice Jet and Sunspot have disappeared! Sydney stays behind to work on the saucer while Sean...

Coming to PBS - May 2019

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30TH ANNIVERSARY: NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT 2019INDEPENDENT LENS “Out of State” ( Monday, May 6, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET) Shipped thousands of miles away from Hawaii to a private prison in the Arizona desert, two native Hawaiians discover their indigenous traditions from a fellow inmate serving a life sentence. EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN: THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS GERSHWIN PRIZE FOR POPULAR SONG (Friday, May 3, 9:00-10:30 p.m. ET) An all-star tribute to Emilio and Gloria Estefan, the 2019 recipients of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song and the first married couple or musicians-songwriters of Hispanic descent to receive the...

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