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NPR Special Coverage: Democratic Debate

July 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner

Tonight, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m. NPR presents special coverage of the Democratic debates. Ten candidates are each making the case that they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks. Watch...

Student Reporters Interview Astronaut Charles Duke

July 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Student Reporters with General Charles Duke

On Friday, July 26th, three high school students eagerly walked up the steps of the South Carolina State Museum . Although it was the midst of summer, these students chose to spend their morning at South Carolina ETV’s final Chasing the Moon event. That is because as they...

Pinkalicious & Peterrific: A Pinkaperfect Birthday Premieres August 5

July 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Pinkalicious & Peterrific:  A Pinkaperfect Birthday

PBS KIDS is ringing in the school year with an exciting line-up of new programming from award-winning series, and resources for families and teachers. View the line-up of upcoming premieres from PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC. “PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC: A Pinkaperfect...

South Carolina Business Review Turns 20

July 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Mike Switzer

For 20 years now, the South Carolina Business Review has brought business leaders, entrepreneurs and commentators to listeners of South Carolina Public Radio. Mike Switzer has hosted the program its entire run, and takes satisfaction at its 20th anniversary. Starting in...

Mood Swings and Temper Tantrums in Childhood

July 30, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Lee Lewis

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Lee Lewis about mood swings and tantrums that are quite common throughout childhood…versus signs of a mood disorder in children. Dr. Lewis is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at...

SC Lede: The Death Of William Avant

July 30, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson (l) with Avery Wilks in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, July 29, 2019.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , we look at the death of mental health patient William Avant, who was killed after South Carolina Department of Mental Health employees dogpiled on top of him in January to restrain him, a tactic that is explicitly outlawed by the...

Made Here | Goat Yoga

July 29, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Kaitlyn Cannon
Goat Yoga at the White Home in Rock Hill, SC

Critter Creek Farm raises Fainting Goats and Nigerian Dwarf Goats, as well as farms flowers full-time. On top of that, Critter Creek Farm 's Terri Gustin decided to jump on the Goat Yoga train three years ago. She made that decision after her children had gone off to...

Finland Parental Involvement

July 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
tour of Kalliola Schoo

Parent, Roope Kivekas, and a Kalliola school administratorexplain the differences in parent involvement at a Finnish school versus an American school. About Teach Like Finland South Carolina ETV partnered with the Riley Institute to delve deeper into an issue critical to...

Nearly Half the Country's Most Eviction-Prone Rural/Small Cities Are in South Carolina

July 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan

Of the 100 most eviction-prone rural and small cities in the United States, 47 are in South Carolina. Thirty South Carolina rural/small cities are in the top 50. Those numbers come from the Eviction Lab project at Princeton University, which compiled eviction filings and...

Reducing Sugary Drinks for Kids

July 29, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Elizabeth Mack

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elizabeth Mack about practical tips to reduce children’s consumption of sugary drinks and why this is important. Dr. Mack is the Division Chief for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at MUSC Children’s Health and she’s a spokesperson for...

Dawson's Fall

July 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Roxana Robinso

In Dawson’s Fall (2019, MacMillan) novelist Roxana Robinson tells a story of America at its most fragile, fraught, and malleable. Set in 1889, in Charleston, South Carolina, Robinson’s tale weaves her family’s journal entries and letters with a novelist’s narrative grace,...

Finland School Curriculum

July 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
The principal and administrator of Kalliola School

The Kalliola school’s principal and administrator explains a recent phenomenon-based lesson. The explanation speaks to the influence of modern design such as movable walls and open classroom spaces. These design consideration make the learning environment more conducive for...


July 27, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Amanda McNulty
Making It Grow logo

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . At a recent funeral in Columbia, the homily included remarks about the thousands of jars of artichoke relish the departed parsishoner had made over the years for an annual bazaar. Artichoke...

Episode 3: Dashes to Dot Coms (Watch Online)

July 26, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Host Gabriel McCauley wearing VR goggles

Thanks to your smart phone, mankind is more connected than ever before. However, we may be experiencing the beginning of a communication epidemic. We review our tech heritage from the first electronic dashes beyond the boom of the dot coms. Reconnecting Roots is a half-hour...

Moon Chasing | Endowment Intern Sean

July 26, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Sean Scott
ETV let students interview astronaut Charles Duke

I may have only been at work for four days this week, but it was a full week that seemed to rush by! After my relaxing day at home while everyone else had to suffer through a Monday in the office (#sorrynotsorry), I finally saw my supervisor Aimee again. It seemed like it...