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Could Clouds be Appearing in Our Blue Sky Economy?

June 5, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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The last time we spoke to our next guest, about three months ago, he said he believed that our country’s economy seemed to be waking up from a long period of sleepwalking. Well, we’re almost to the midpoint of the year and interest rates are rising, construction activity is...

Chamber Music Series' First Trombonist Changing Common Perceptions of his Instrument

June 4, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Bradley Fuller
Peter Moore

With string quartets, piano trios, and woodwind quintets often receiving the spotlight, the trombone is seldom a contender for pride of place among instruments featured in chamber music programs. If included at all, it’s often sharing the stage with four other instruments...

Hit the Ground Running | Endowment Intern Jenna

June 4, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Intern Jenna at her desk

I can’t believe it’s almost the end of my first week at ETV. I have learned so much already, and I can’t imagine where the next nine weeks will take me. I started working on May 29, only two days after returning from Spain, where I studied abroad for 5 months. I was still...

SC Boeing Workers Vote to Unionize, A Rare Victory

June 4, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Photo of a Boeing Dreamliner

A small group of Boeing technicians at the North Charleston plant successfully voted to unionize on Thursday. According to The State newspaper, a group of 178 employees voted for a union by a 104-65 margin . This created what is known as a “micro-unit,” or a small subset of...

Potential Misuse of ADHD Medicine in the Teen Years

June 4, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Kevin Gray about the potential misuse and diversion of ADHD prescription medicine during the teenage years. Dr. Gray is a Professor and Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences...

Roy Haynes on Piano Jazz

June 4, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Roy Haynes

Roy Haynes is one of the greatest living jazz drummers of a generation, with a career spanning seven decades. In 2016 he joined Jon Batiste and Stay Human on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, performing at age 91. He was McPartland’s guest for this 1996 Piano Jazz session...

Exciting Adventures | Endowment Intern Rebecca

June 3, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Barrier Island Oyster Co.

This week was another adventurous one. Not only did I get to start working with the footage from some previous shoots but I also had the opportunity to tag along on a shoot in the Low Country. We spent the day visiting the Barrier Island Oyster Company, located on Ocella...

Lowcountry Bridge Reopens Early

June 2, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
Traffic backed up on Coleman Boulevard in Mount Pleasant due to closed west bound lanes of Wando Bridge

A major artery connecting coastal communities to Charleston and beyond is back open, one week earlier than expected. South Carolina Department of Transportation officials made the announcement late Thursday and reopened the west bound lanes of I-526 to traffic Saturday...

Pearl Fryar's Topiary Garden

June 1, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Rebecca Dymock
Pearl's Garden Entrance

The small town of Bishopville, SC is home to some traditional vacation stops like museums and parks, but also a few quirkier spots like Pearl Fryar’s Topiary Garden. Pearl is happy to speak with his guests about everything from bushes to better education systems. Pearl’s...

Tree of Codes Receives US Premiere at Spoleto Festival

June 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Spoleto Festival USA presents the US premiere of Liza Lim's Tree of Codes, based in part on Jonathan Safran Foer's book.

Among the featured operas of the 2018 Spoleto Festival is Tree of Codes , a 2015 work by Australian composer Liza Lim. The opera received its US premiere on May 26th at Dock Street Theatre, and is being performed there through June 7th under the direction of Ong Keng Sen...

Busy Time at SC Ports

June 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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As the economy has been improving over the past several years, our state’s ports authority has been quietly setting new records for container volume while at the same time, continuing its efforts to deepen Charleston Harbor to accommodate the bigger, new Panamax ships which...

Distinguished Artists Play Southern Sound Series in York

May 31, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
The Steel Wheels playing the Southern Sound Series

The Southern Sound Series is an annual event hosted by the Culture and Heritage Museums at McCelvey Center's Lowry Family Theatre in York, South Carolina. The musical acts this year included Nikki Lane, The Steel Wheels, Mark O’Connor Band, and Rhiannon Giddens. While each...

JACK Brings Chamber Music's Cutting Edge to Charleston

May 31, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
JACK peforming a section of Darmstadt Kindergarten.

Coordinated playing is essential for the members of an internationally-recognized string quartet... coordinated choreography, not so much. Unless that quartet is taking on Mark Applebaum’s Darmstadt Kindergarten . Watch JACK peform Mark Applebaum's Darmstadt Kindergarten...

Where's Magic School Bus? SC Educators: Access SCETV’s FREE, Quality Multimedia

May 31, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Shot of Magic School Bus with students getting ready to board

SC teachers have access to a selection of Magic School Bus programs available through a partnership with the State Library! This favorite for young students and other programs from national producers are available in Knowitall.org “ETV StreamlineSC Collection.”

ETV Will Come to You! Plan Now … Free Technology Workshops at Your School

May 31, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in computer class

ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are FREE for South Carolina public, charter, private, home schools, and higher education pre-service teachers. We encourage you to look at the current ETV PD...

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