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Aging in Place

November 20, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Heather Boger

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Heather Boger about aging in place. Dr. Boger is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience and she is the Interim Director of the Center on Aging at MUSC.

What Year is it? Two-thousand eighteen? Twenty-eighteen? Does it Matter?

November 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood

Credit Lumapoche [CC0 1.0] via Pixabay You may say to- MAY-toe and I may say to-MAH-toe, but the 1930s pop song "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off" demonstrates playfully that there are often various ways to pronounce certain words. Even numbers are subject to differences of...

SC Entrepreneurial Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

November 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

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

Preventing Pediatric Eye Injuries

November 19, 2018 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Edward Wilson

Dr. Edward Wilson Credit Bobbi Conner/MUSC This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Edward Wilson about preventing eye injuries from sports and recreational activities during childhood and the teen years. Dr. Wilson is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics and he is the...

Flowers Forever & Bellabeads

November 16, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Libby Dallis
Flowers Forever & Bellabeads

Clemson Extension agent and host Amanda McNulty visits Flowers Forever & Bellabeads in Columbia, S.C. and talks with owner Cristina Segarra. We see first-hand how they preserve flowers by creating memorial jewelry, and also pressed and freeze-dried floral designs.

Earn a Degree in Intelligence and Security in Charleston

November 16, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Carl Jensen

Carl Jensen Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Intelligence, homeland and cyber security issues are constantly in the news – from the Russian elections interference to Facebook hacks to the recent rash of pipe bomb mailings. Which is why our next guest’s Lowcountry...

New Public Engagement Initiative Urges South Carolinians to Make Education a Priority

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC graphic about Education

November 15, 2018 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is time to “expect more” in South Carolina, says agency Columbia – Today, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) unveiled a new public engagement campaign designed to provide information about the status of public schools in...

Comedian Ian Aber

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
Stand up

Through comedy, entertainer Ian Aber is bringing all audiences together in a fun and entertaining environment.

Giving Thanks for Family and Friends

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Sesame Street graphic - Giving Thanks for Family and friends

Helping kids grow smarter, stronger and kinder. Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy food, family, and take a moment to show appreciation to those who mean the most to you. Talk to the children in your life about the friends, family, or teachers they want to say thank you to...

Black Throated Blue Warbler

November 15, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Black Throated Blue Warbler

This bird is neo-tropical and migrates through South Carolina.

Midlands School Opens Innovation Center

November 14, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Chris Angel

Our state’s public and private schools continue to recognize the business community’s need for more student interest in science and technology. Another example we just learned about is a brand new, 30,000 square-foot innovation center at a private school in the Midlands...

SC Lede: Midterms Are Done, Ya Turkey!

November 13, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson speaks with Russ McKinney (l) and Seanna Adcox (r) in the SC Public Radio studios on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

On this last episode of South Carolina Lede before Thanksgiving, host Gavin Jackson looks back on the 2018 South Carolina midterm elections with Seanna Adcox, The Post and Courier's assistant Columbia bureau chief, and Russ McKinney, South Carolina Public Radio's own...

S. C. Man Reunited with Vietnam Vet Whose Life He Saved on Season Premiere of "We'll Meet Again"

November 12, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood

A South Carolina resident figures in the story of a Vietnam veteran's search for the man who saved his life when PBS and SCETV begin the second season of We'll Meet Again, hosted by Ann Curry, Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 8 p.m. The program focuses on reunions of people whose lives...

Protecting Children from Serious Respiratory Infections

November 12, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. David Mills about how to protect young children from serious respiratory infections. Dr. Mills is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a pediatric hospitalist at MUSC Children’s Health.

Historians Observe Centennial of World War I's End

November 9, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Suresnes American Cemetery, Suresnes, France

Nov. 11 is Veteran's Day, which was once known as Armistice Day. It's also the 100th anniversary of the original Armistice Day, Nov. 11, 1918, on which ended World War I, then known as "the Great War," or - with hope, but sadly, not truly - "The War to End All Wars."...