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A Black Squirrel?

April 16, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
NatureNotes

Credit SC Public Radio The Fox Squirrel is larger than the Eastern Gray Squirrel. Both varieties can produce black, or melanistic, offspring.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

April 16, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Concepts to Companies and founder and CEO of Swampfox , an entrepreneur-centric social media company, based in Greenville, S.C.

3D Printing in Planning Pediatric Neurosurgeries

April 16, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Bobbi Conner
3D printer in a laboratory - iStockphoto

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Ramin Eskandari about using 3D printing in the planning stage for pediatric neurosurgeries. Dr. Eskandari is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery and Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at MUSC.

Violinist Brings Sound of Seventeenth-Century Stradivarius to Charleston

April 13, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Bradley Fuller
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When the celebrated maker of string instruments Antonio Stradivari put the finishing touches on the violin now known as the Ex-Nachez, Bach and Handel were barely into their toddler years and the invention of the piano was still more than a decade away. The rare violin has...

"Bill Nye: Science Guy" Documentary Airs on POV (Preview)

April 13, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
Bill Nye the Science Guy

Many people today have a love and passion for science thanks to watching "Bill Nye the Science Guy" while they were young. The POV documentary Bill Nye: Science Guy follows the legendary science advocate and TV personality Bill Nye in his pursuit to ignite a passion among...

State House Week for April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Russ McKinney
State House Week

The SC Senate approves next year's $8 Billion state budget, and a major setback for proponents of solar energy in the state.

April 2018 on Knowitall

April 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in April on Knowitall.org

In April, literacy and poetry resources abound in our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection! Please see the list of specific dates to keep in mind all through April! Try out our resources for World Health Day on April 7. We hope you will not only view them but...

Free Ham Radio Classes at SCETV

April 12, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
Ham Radio Classes

Have you ever wanted to get a Ham Radio license, but don’t know how to get started? Help is on the way! SCHEART offers free Amateur Radio license classes in Columbia. The beginner basic class starts on Tuesday, June 12 th and run through Friday, June 15 th from 6 to 9 PM...

NEW ETV Teacher Recertification Course for ALL SC Teachers!

April 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher working on project with students

This new course Teaching and Learning in Carolina Classrooms, Series I fits the bill! Many South Carolina educators have been inspired by and enjoyed learning from the outstanding SC Teacher of the Year Finalists showcased in the ETV Teacher Recertification course SC...

NASSP Names 2018 National Assistant Principal of the Year—Erica Page of Pelion High School

April 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Erica Page, Assistant Principal of Pelion high School

NASSP Names 2018 National Assistant Principal of the Year. Erica Page honored at launch of National Assistant Principals Week.

State House Daybook: April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Statehouse

This Week in South Carolina: In Session provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other...

Is it a Water Moccasin?

April 12, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Banded Water Snake

A couple spotted a snake sunning in Francis Beidler Forest...

Vocation Rehab Partnering with Businesses to Help Students With Jobs

April 12, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Daniel Broucek and Jessica Pooser.

Daniel Broucek and Jessica Pooser. Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Most people know our guests’ state agency through their efforts to help dislocated employees learn new skills. But you may not know that that they also work with our schools to help students be better...

Williamsburg County School District Now Under Control of State Education Department

April 11, 2018 - Posted in Education by Thelisha Eaddy
 Superintendent Molly Spearman announces state of emergency in Williamsburg County School District.

State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman declared a state of emergency in the Williamsburg County School District and will now take over day-to-day operations. During a press conference in Columbia, Spearman cited financial mismanagement, systemic programmatic...

Raising Charleston's Historic Homes in Hopes of Saving Them

April 11, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by vhansen
Contractor Gary Walters in front of 42 Rutledge Avenue

How do you raise a large, historic home? Better yet, how do you put it back down? Should such an old home be raised at all? All are tough questions in a city that until recently had never lifted one before. “There’s a lot of head scratching going on,” said long-time...

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