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Countdown To Launch of PBS' "Chasing The Moon" - July Blog

June 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
"Chasing The Moon" - A Film By Robert Stone

On July 8, 2019, PBS is proud to unveil Chasing The Moon - a film by Robert Stone, which reimagines the Space Race to the moon for a new generation; upending much of the conventional mythology surrounding the effort. The series recasts the Space Age as an inspiring period...

Moths and Yucca

June 1, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Making It Grow Minute

Credit SC Public Radio Hello Gardeners, I'm Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Some hummingbird moths, so named because of their size, visit yucca flowers at night to enjoy their nectar. But the important pollinators are yucca moths. Relatively small...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, June 2019

June 1, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Carolina Stories special, Beyond Barbados: The South Carolina Connecti

Dear Viewers and Listeners: This spring, South Carolina ETV and SC Public Radio launched a new storytelling-focused weather service. Located online at scetv.org/weather , the new platform serves as a unique information hub, detailing the local impact of weather events...

Saint Cloud Hill (Watch Online)

June 1, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Sean Clark & Jace Freeman
Saint Cloud Hill

Episode #408 - Captain Chris Scott rallies a colony of tent residents to defend their provisional homes against the forces of gentrification. As development encroaches on the community, the tragedies and personal experiences of a displaced community resurface among those...

"Chasing the Moon" Screener Event at S.C. Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics

May 31, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Professor of Astronomy Dr. Jeannette Myers

On Monday, May 20, 2019 , SCETV hosted a "Chasing the Moon" screener event at the S.C. Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics in Hartsville, S.C. The public event began with a brief reception in the North Lobby of the Gerald Malloy Student Activity Center and the...

Paul Wiancko Brings World Premiere, Widely-Influenced Style to Chamber Music Series

May 31, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Bradley Fuller
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Paul Wiancko started playing cello at age five. By age eight, he had composed his first piece of music. “If you can call it a piece,” Wiancko says. “I think it was maybe a thirty-two measure little tune, mostly in C major, mostly consisting of a couple of triads. And I...

This 17-Year-Old Entrepreneur Has More Game Than You

May 31, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
One of Hunter Lawrence's favorite arcade games in the Monster Drop -- and not just because it's likely to sell for a bundle.

It’s loud in here. That’s unusual, given that ‘here’ is a self-storage facility. Those are usually quiet; somber, even. This afternoon, though, a riot of pulsing music, random mwa-ha-haaaas , and various sci-fi bleeps and bloops make this place sound like a really fun...

Charleston Museum Receives Upgrade

May 31, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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Any municipal official or small business owner will tell you that having an attraction, such as a good museum, can make a significant impact upon their local economy. Which is probably why our next guest’s institution has been successful in raising money for renovations,...

South Carolina ETV to host screener events for new "Beyond Barbados" documentary

May 30, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories
Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced two screener events taking place in conjunction with the premiere of “ Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection ” – a new, one-hour documentary film airing June 20 at 8 p.m. on SCETV. Part of the...

Spoleto Festival Hopes to Inspire Children through Music

May 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
Chamber Music musicians plays for kids at Sanders Clyde Elementary School in downtown Charleston

Chamber music and children may seem like an unusual combination. But don't tell that to Geoff Nuttall. The director of Spoleto’s Chamber Music Series works a room of fourth and fifth graders like the strings of his violin, with charisma and class. “Music has been such a...

Spoleto Backstage: Punch Brothers; Shakespeare's Globe

May 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Adam Parker
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On this episode of Spoleto Backstage , host Adam Parker speaks with mandolinist and singer-songwriter Chris Thile of the progressive bluegrass group Punch Brothers about their history of performing at Spoleto Festival USA. The two also discuss Thile's experiences as host of...

Spanish Bayonet

May 30, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Alfred Turner
Making It Grow Minute

Credit SC Public Radio Hello Gardeners, I'm Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Like Yucca aloifolia, Spanish Bayonet, the plant called Spanish Dagger, Yucca gloriosa, also is native only to the lower southeastern states. Although it has a similar...

S.C. Economy Surviving Economic Challenges

May 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Joey Von Nessen

So far in 2019, our state’s economy has survived recent interest rate increases, tariff increases, an extremely tight labor market with no seriously visible negative effects. How lucky will we continue to be? Mike Switzer interviews Joey Von Nessen, with the Division of...

Traveling All Over SC | ETV Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

May 29, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by RoseCatherine James
Chasing the Moon

Week two of the Endowment Internship is now complete. The beginning of the week was busy. There were trips to Hartsville and Columbia before I got some time to work on stories in the office. Monday started with the hour-and-a-half drive to Hartsville for the first of five...

Breaking News: Mueller Statement at 11:00 a.m.

May 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
NPR/SC Public Radio Special Coverage

Special counsel Robert Mueller is making a statement about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Watch his remarks at the Justice Department live.

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