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STEAM Education: More than Engineering Pinterest Challenges

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Megan McNinch
image of art supplies, a microscope and other tech-related items, and the word "STEAM"

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series What is STEAM? STEM...STEAM...STREAM...HAMSTER education has recently received a big push around the world. Each letter in the acronyms stands for a different subject: S - Science T - Technology E - Engineering A - Art M - Mathematics...

The 'Did You Know' History of Piracy in South Carolina

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Erich Nuzum

Some of the most famous pirates known throughout the world, even in modern day, have close ties to South Carolina! In the golden age of piracy (1670-1720) Charleston S.C. was a hub for pirates such as Blackbeard, and Stede Bonnet to sell their stolen goods, and was the...

South Carolina Earns National Honor for Healthcare Transformation

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by John Lewis
S.C. Telehealth Alliance wins American Telemedicine Association's President's Award for Transformation of Healthcare Delivery.

South Carolina is being recognized as a leader in the telehealth industry for its commitment to statewide collaboration. The South Carolina Telehealth Alliance (SCTA), which consists of several organizations that work to develop and expand telehealth services, won the...

South Carolina Lede: Rock Hill Live Taping

April 29, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
SC Lede

The South Carolina Lede is hosting its next live taping in Rock Hill! Come listen to some of the state’s most prominent political journalists discuss the top issues of the legislative session. Join host Gavin Jackson, along with the ETV Endowment, South Carolina Public...

The SC Longleaf Common Garden Project

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Clemson Sandhills Garden

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" visits with Clemson Extension Agent TJ Savereno at the South Carolina Longleaf Common Garden located at the Sandhills Clemson Research and Education Center. This garden project is focused on a variety of native plants...

History In A Nutshell, Episode 3 - Birth Of The Constitution

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Andrew Davis
This episode explains why the Articles of Confederation failed, and how the Constitution came to be!

The third installment of History In A Nutshell is perfect for Constitution Day, or the Fourth of July! After the American Revolutionary War, it was time for the newly formed United States of America to create its own government. This episode explains the development of the...

Acupuncture as a Treatment for Chronic Pain

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Christopher Bunt

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Bunt about acupuncture as a treatment for chronic pain. Dr. Bunt is a Family Medicine physician and a licensed medical acupuncturist at MUSC Health.

Giant Waterbug

April 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Lethocerus americanus, Giant Water Bug.

This insect is large enough to prey on small snakes and veterbrates, as well as invertebrates.

TWISC: The Final Days of the 2019 Legislative Session

April 26, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Tara Shepherd

Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey, R-Edgefield, and Senate Minority Leader Nikki Setzler, D-Lexington, sat down with host Gavin Jackson about the remaining days of the legislative session, education reform and the future of Santee Cooper. Highlights: The education bill is...

Fiesta Quinceañera (Watch Online)

April 26, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Rodrigo Dorfman & Peter Eversoll
Fiesta Quinceañera

Episode #403 - Life for a Latinx immigrant family in the New South can be challenging and sometimes terrifying, but thankfully, there’s always a fiesta to take you through the night. Three Latina girls and a seasoned drag artist hose their own quinceañera, a complex and...

Santee Cooper Debate Begins In Senate

April 26, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Russ McKinney
The South Carolina State House

School Improvement Bill Pushed To Next Year Leaders in the state legislature had hoped that the magnitude of deciding what to do with state-owned utility Santee-Cooper would not interfere with their efforts to pass a desperately needed school improvement bill this year. But...

Red-Bellied Woodpecker

April 26, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
A female Red Bellied Woodpecker.

This speices is the largest of the woodpeckers you will find in South Carolina.

South Carolina ETV hosts "Women Vision S.C." event, recognizing women leaders from across the state

April 25, 2019 - Posted in Women Vision SC
Women Vision S.C.

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) recognized 11 women leaders from across the state yesterday at the organization’s “Women Vision S.C.” event. Taking place at SCETV’s Telecommunications Center in Columbia, portions of the evening’s ceremony were...

The Sumter Farmers Market

April 25, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Sumter Farmers Market

The Sumter Farmers Market is open from April 5 to November 22 from 1pm to 6pm on the campus of University of South Carolina Sumter!

How Sports Tourism Became a Major Driver of Rock Hill’s Economy

April 25, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
Disc golf hole No. 2 at Boyd Hill Recreation Center, one of two city-managed disc golf courses.

Tourism is big business for South Carolina. The state Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism (PRT) puts annual tourism revenue at about $20 billion . One segment – sports tourism – is making up an increasing share of that. The last look the state PRT took at sports...