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The Physical and Mental Demands of Being in a Marching Band

July 22, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Clinton J. Washington III
Meredith Rhodes

From band camp to the 14 hours of weekly practice, high schools across the state work constantly to prepare a show for football games and fall competitions. Between the practices leading up to their performances, bands across the state must do physical preparations in order...

Under Pressure | Endowment Intern Sarah

July 19, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Sarah Pritchard
Sarah Pritchard speaking at the ETV Endowment Intern luncheon.

Well, this week started out like any other. We had the ETV Endowment Intern Luncheon on Monday, and Moe’s catered, and then – Oh, sorry. Yeah, it wasn’t like any other. The lunch on Monday was awesome because I got to see the other interns (minus RoseCatherine – we missed...

Palmetto State Politics Part II | Endowment Intern Sean

July 19, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Sean Scott
Sean presents

Welcome to Intern Week! (That was going to be this week's title, until dramatic political developments forced my hand, as you will read). I briefly mentioned that self-proclaimed name last week, but this week was truly all about the interns. As the summer winds down, some...

Hot Days and Sweet Filming | Endowment Intern Laura-Ellen

July 19, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Laura-Ellen Adair
Murphey and I at the Endowment Luncheon

Week six has been jam-packed! On Monday, we had the Endowment Intern Luncheon where each intern presented what we’ve been working on this summer. That was fun because I got to meet the interns that aren't in Columbia and see a snippet of what they've created. After the...

The Parish Church of St. Helena

July 19, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Elias Saliba
St. Helena's Church

The Parish Church of St. Helena is one of the oldest standing structures in the Lowcountry area of South Carolina. Its rich three-hundred year history holds stories from our nation's many ups and many downs, yet it still stands today as it did in 1842. It represents a...

User-Driven Design for Student Learning

July 19, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
Elise Tarvainem, Lahti University of Applied Sciences & ISKU Partnership Professor

Elise Tarvainem, Lahti University of Applied Sciences & ISKU Partnership Professor, describes the student union and its architectural features. She highlights the flexible workspaces, user-end design, and student voice and innovation. About Teach Like Finland South...

Episode 2: Seed to Supermarket (Watch Online)

July 19, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Grocery Shopping

Food in America is easy, you just put it in your shopping cart and pay. But it hasn’t always been this way. From sustenance farming to big business enterprises, we take a look at how farming has scaled to epic proportions while some have chosen to return to the land from...


July 19, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An Anhinga.

This large bird is mostly found on the coastal plain of South Carolina.

School Telenutrition Program Inspires Changes to Family's Eating Habits

July 18, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
Young girl with her horse

“I don’t want Savannah to go through what I’ve been through,” said Joe Ann Calvy of Eastover, SC. At 48, she has already had a heart attack. She said growing up “I didn’t know how to eat properly, and I’ve always had weight problems.” This is one reason why she and her...

Heat Wave expected to last into the weekend

July 18, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Ridge Holds Through The Weekend

The large heat dome that has prompted the issuance of heat advisories and warnings over a large swath of the central and eastern United States is making its presence felt here in South Carolina. Widespread temperatures in the mid to upper 90s, along with high humidity, will...

Sister Cities: The Connection between Charleston and Freetown, Sierra Leone

July 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen

Dressed in a brightly colored, patterned dress and wearing stylishly large, black rimmed glasses, 51 year-old Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr flashes the most fantastic smile. The mayor of Freetown, Seirra Leone in West Africa has travelled more than 4,000 miles to visit Charleston and...

Finnish Daycare and Pre-School Services

July 18, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
Juhani Jarvi, Head of Daycare and Pre-School Services at Oulu

Juhani Jarvi, Head of Daycare and Pre-School Services at Oulu, elaborates on the universal accessibility of preschool. He explains that Oulu funds preschool via a variety of state, private and federal funding sources. About Teach Like Finland South Carolina ETV partnered...

Finding Young Farmers to Bear the Heat and Carry the Pitchfork

July 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Connor Boulet
Hugh Weathers, the South Carolina Agriculture Commissioner, in front of an emblem certifying locally sourced South Carolina produce

South Carolina's farming industry remains a stalwart economic engine. With approximately 25,000 farms over 4.9 million acres of land, the Palmetto State's agricultural community maintains its relevance in South Carolinians' day-to-day lives. In a changing world, though,...

SC Lede: Trail Bites — Beto O'Rourke, Rep. Seth Moulton, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Sen. Michael Bennet

July 18, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
SC LEDE logo

Leading up to the 2020 election, South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes. On this edition for the week of July 18, 2019, host Gavin Jackson takes us...

The Past Three Weeks | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

July 17, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by RoseCatherine James
RoseCatherine interviewing at the Store of Hope

The past few weeks have probably been the most hectic weeks of the summer. The whole time we have been preparing for two significant events, a trip to the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ), and York County's Chasing the Moon event. At DJJ, we are highlighting their...