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Roads Less Travelled | Endowment Intern Jenna

July 20, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Jenna in Walhalla

The past few days at ETV were full of new experiences. At the end of last week, I drove to Charleston with Aimee Crouch, Lynn Cornfoot, and Titus Davis to interview Michael Arad, architect of the World Trade Center memorial. Arad created a design plan for a memorial...

A Bittersweet Goodbye | Endowment Intern Raven

July 20, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Raven Furber
Raven and Libby

As I wrap up my time as an ETV Endowment intern, I can easily say that I wouldn’t trade this experience for anything. Within the past two years, I’ve had two different experiences with SCETV. Both have been amazing. This time around, I was able to develop a different set of...

Journalist Robert Cox and the Newspaper That Published Dangerous Truths

July 20, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
Robert Cox (with Maria Hinojosa, WGBH, Boston)

(Originally broadcast 01/19/18) - The Buenos Aires Herald ceased publication in July of 2017, almost 141 years after its founding. The paper became famous, however, only in the latter part of the 20th century, for exposing the forced disappearances of Argentinians during...

The Importance of Real ID for Business Travelers

July 20, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Kevin Shwedo

Even with the growth and popularity of teleconferencing, many businesses still find face-to-face meetings and in-person conferences fruitful and therefore, imperative to their success. And many of these meetings require boarding an airplane. Which is why our next guest...

Summertime Fun! The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

July 19, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Summertime Fun! Collections, Activities  Interactives on Knowitall.org

EDUCATORS, TO ENCOURAGE SUMMERTIME FUN & CONTINUED LEARNING... PLEASE ADD THIS LINK TO YOUR SCHOOL WEBSITE! https://www.knowitall.org/summertime-fun-learning-continues-knowitall Summertime Fun! Knowitall Collections, Activities & Interactives Take a nice, cool Dive...

Mississippi Kite in South Carolina

July 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis) - Carolina Raptor Center at Huntersville, North Carolina

These birds are more common inland than they use to be.

Promoting STEM Education

July 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Guarav Sangal

Most people are aware of the many efforts in the education sector over the past several years to increase and improve our children’s exposure to science, technology, engineering, and math: known as STEM so that eventually, maybe more high school graduates might consider one...

Statewide Telehealth Summit Spotlights South Carolina's Success

July 18, 2018 - Posted in Telehealth by John Lewis
Telehealth Summit of South Carolina

Each year, Palmetto Care Connections hosts an Annual Telehealth Summit of South Carolina. 2018 marks the sixth annual summit. The summit brings together providers, payers, and policy makers. During the summit, major players in healthcare recognize wins and discuss...

2018 ETV Endowment Interns

July 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
2018 Endowment Interns

Every summer the ETV Endowment offers rising juniors and seniors in college the opportunity to complete a 10-week paid internship with SCETV. In this video, our 2018 Endowment Interns talk about their experience so far. Happy Life by Fredji @fredjimusic Music provided by...

After-School Nutrition Program Reaches Rural Communities

July 18, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by John Lewis
Students at Hopkins Elementary School gather for after-school nutrition class taught by DHEC nutrition educators through telehealth.

Dozens of students participate in an after-school program at Hopkins Elementary School in rural Richland County. After most of their classmates have gone home for the day, these kids go to the library. Plates, pasta shells, and measuring cups are scattered across the tables...

Snoring: An "Ill Wind" Anywhere

July 18, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Sleeping older man

Snoring can ruin the sleep of millions of South Carolinians, and it doesn’t do the snorer any good, either. Sleep expert Dr. Robert Puchalski says vibrations in the throat cause snoring, and by the passing of air through a tight space in the upper airway, in the way that...

Hub City: Voice of the South

July 18, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Raven Furber
Hub City Voices

Spartanburg is becoming a cultural hub for South Carolina. Starting in 1995, the Hub City Writers Project started as a group of published writers who wanted to celebrate their city. Now, the Writers Project has expanded to include a fully-functioning press as well as a...

Rare Film of First African-American Professional Golfer Sheds Light on Pre-Civil Rights Era

July 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Laura Hunsberger
hoto from the University of South Carolina's Motion Image Research Collection.

At the University of South Carolina, the Moving Image Research Collection has established a reputation as one of the top film archives in the country. Curator Greg Wilsbacher says Newsfilm Collections at USC has received some notable donations over the years— including...

SBA Busy on SC Coast

July 18, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
William Furman

While the main district office for the US Small Business Administration in South Carolina is located in our capital city, there is also a branch office in North Charleston, which from our research, appears to be pretty busy serving the coastal areas of our state. Mike...

Harriet Tubman Reenactor

July 17, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow
Harriet Tubman Reenactor

Harriet Tubman was an American abolitionist and political activist. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped and subsequently made some thirteen missions to rescue approximately seventy enslaved people, family and friends, using the network of antislavery activists and safe houses...

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