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Next Stop Sumter | Endowment Intern Shannon

July 31, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Shannon Simmons
Interns with the Making it Grow team

Week 8 of my SCETV internship was busy and productive. I started off this week by interviewing my second student for the first-generation college student piece I’m still pursuing. For this interview, I got a chance to sit down with one of my Winthrop classmates, Kalea Young...

Understanding How the Brain Processes Memories

July 31, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Bobbi Conner
Doctor holding tablet with display of the brain

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Leonardo Bonilha about how the human brain processes, stores and retrieves memories. Dr. Bonilha is a Neurologist, epilepsy specialist and brain and language researcher at MUSC.

Charitable Gifting Under the New Tax Law

July 31, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Abby Mason

If you’ve been perusing the new tax law, you may have noticed that individual taxpayers will still be allowed to deduct charitable contributions, however our next guest says that receiving a tax benefit for those charitable contributions may become more difficult. Mike...

The Bradford Watermelon

July 30, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Bradford Watermelon

The heirloom Bradford Watermelon, long thought extinct, is being reintroduced to chefs, gardeners, and food enthusiasts around the world! Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty visits Nat Bradford, a direct descendent of the original grower, in...

What's The Scoop?

July 30, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Tabitha Safdi
The Scoop- Share your local story ideas

The SCoop is a place where you can share what questions you have about South Carolina’s places, food, history or people, and SCETV will turn them into stories. We invite you to submit your questions and vote for which ones you want SCETV to investigate.

Transition from Cancer Patient to Cancer Survivor

July 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Bobbi Conner
Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Stacey Maurer about the transition from cancer patient to cancer survivor. Dr. Maurer is a Clinical Psychologist and she is the Psychosocial Services Coordinator at Hollings Cancer center at MUSC.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

July 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

65 Years After Korean War Armistice, Remains of 55 Soldiers Are Repatriated

July 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
A snapshot of South Carolina's missing and unaccounted for soldiers from Korean War.

Over 100 soldiers from South Carolina are still missing and unaccounted for, from the Korean War. July 27 marks the 65th anniversary of the armistice that ended the war. The war started in June of 1950 and over the span of three years, more than 36,000 American soldiers...

The Last One | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 27, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Jenna, Rebecca, Shannon on the set of Making it Grow

My last week at ETV proved to be a productive one. I worked on editing two more episodes of the Our Town series that should be up on the website soon. This summer has been a blast! Not only has this internship given me the opportunity to learn about new software...

Thriving on the State House Grounds

July 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Fellows

Not too long ago, our capital city received a grant from the Knight Foundation to design a program that would encourage people to gather and linger on the State House grounds. The idea being that thriving public spaces are good not just for wholesome communities but for the...

"It Will Stabilize Them in Their Communities:" Law Clinic Helps Most Vulnerable Veterans

July 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Clyde Gore, Jr. is director of the new legal clinic. He said the work done at the clinic can make a big change in the life of a veteran.

The Department of Veterans Affairs has identified legal services as one of the most significant unmet needs of homeless and poor veterans. The University of South Carolina's School of Law recently opened a free, veterans legal clinic to address this demand. The clinic is...

Florida Cottonmouth

July 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
An Eastern Cottonmouth snake, agkistrodon piscivorus.

This subspecies is not as common as the Eastern Cottonmouth, which is widespread on the Coastal Plain.

Turning Social Networks Over to the Users

July 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

The social media world is fast evolving as Facebook and others work on new privacy policies and their associated algorithms. There are even new forms of social networks appearing that want to turn control of these types of platforms over to the users and away from the “...

Teacher Engagement in the Education Process

July 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Dr. Lisa Johnson, Associate Dean of the Richard W. Riley School of Education at Winthrop University

Dr. Lisa Johnson, Associate Dean of the Richard W. Riley School of Education at Winthrop University, says teacher engagement in the political process, including voting, is the best way for teachers to make their voices heard in South Carolina. At Winthrop University, part...

Experts Say Nurse Practitioner Law to Benefit Underserved Communities

July 25, 2018 - Posted in Telehealth by Tabitha Safdi
Nurse practitioner Kelli Garber consults with a patient through telehealth at C.E. Murray High School in Williamsburg County.

A new law that went into effect July 1 drastically changed the way advanced practice nurses can provide care in South Carolina. Senate Bill 345, which Gov. Henry McMaster signed into law earlier this year, eliminated the 45-mile limit for advanced practice nurses (APRNs) to...