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Intersections Between Education and Government

July 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
 Alexander Stubb, Former Prime Minister of Finland

Alexander Stubb, Former Prime Minister of Finland, talks about the connection between the Finnish education system and their government. The value of education is engrained in their national ethos and he states that there is really no other profession that is respected in...

Elderly Patient Uses Technology to Monitor Heart Failure Symptoms

July 23, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
Richard Hollis Uses Telemonitoring Equipment

Richard Hollis can’t move around like he used to. He says it’s a combination of leg injuries and congestive heart failure, which can fill his lungs with fluid and make it hard for him to catch his breath. Congestive heart failure is a chronic condition that occurs when the...

SC Lede: USC — General Disarray?

July 23, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson with Russ McKinney (l) and Andy Shain (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, July 22, 2019.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Post and Courier's Andy Shain and South Carolina Public Radio's Russ McKinney to discuss the recently-elected new president of the University of South Carolina, Robert Caslen. Caslen's...

Heat Wave to Break Tuesday, Thanks to a Strong Front

July 22, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Cyndee O'Quinn
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Update Tuesday 2:00 p.m. ET: A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for eastern South Carolina until 10 p.m. A line of strong to severe thunderstorms are developing along and southeast of a cold front moving south towards the Lowcountry. Scattered damaging wind gusts...

Finland and American School Comparisons

July 22, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
Taylor Elkins, Ouli University Global Education Master’s student

Taylor Elkins, a Global Education Master’s student at Oulu University, talks about the differences between teacher education programs in Finland and America. Her experience has led her to believe the essential difference can be found in Finland’s focus on the use of current...

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...

Anhingas

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...

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