SCETV Summer Interns

Sharing Our Stories| Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 13, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Rebecca and Jenna interviewing Shannon

While normally I work on sharing the stories of people around the state of South Carolina, this week, I've been working on stories that come from within the walls of ETV. On Monday, we went up to the ETV Carolinas office in Rock Hill to finish up the intern interviews. The...

Connecting and Sharing | Endowment Intern Shannon

July 13, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
Endowment Interns working on the intern video

Week six of my internship has been all about making connections and sharing experiences. I started the week by interviewing with fellow interns Rebecca and Jenna. Rebecca is working on the Endowment intern promo video, so we met to discuss my experiences, so far, working...

Halfway There | Endowment Intern Shannon

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
A photo of Shannon working on her first story about Juneteenth

It’s hard to believe that I’ve officially reached the halfway point of my summer internship. Week five of my SCETV internship has flown by quickly, thanks to the 4th of July holiday. I got to take a small break from the office and celebrate Independence Day with some of my...

Friday at the Frampton House | Endowment Intern Cassidy

July 6, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Cassidy Haynes
Frampton House Plantation

As we round the corner of our fourth week, I look back on all the places we’ve visited, so far, with a fond appreciation. There is a wealth of wisdom to be gained from meeting new people and listening to their stories, but one of the most interesting ones we’ve heard to...

Five Valuable Career Skills I Have Learned | Endowment Intern Imelda

July 6, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Imelda Golden
Intern Cassy, Stephanie, and Intern Imelda

Being an Endowment Intern at SCETV has allowed me to learn many important lessons that are allowing me to grow into the person that I want to be in my professional career life. I will be sharing with you the top five valuable career lessons I have learned during my...

Let's Talk Interns | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 6, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Interviewing ETV Lowcountry Interns

I spent this week visiting some of the regional SCETV stations. As part of the Digital Media team in Columbia, one of my assigned tasks is to create the annual intern video for this year. We traveled from office to office to interview the other Endowment interns this summer...

History Lessons | Endowment Intern Jenna

July 6, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Copy of the Richard  Riley 1983 inaugural address

As I sorted through hundreds of historical documents this week, I was amazed by the parallels I found within the archived material and the daily realities of modern existence. On Monday, I started the process of compiling inaugural records related to previous South Carolina...

What’s Happening Behind the Scenes | Endowment Intern Shannon Simmons

July 5, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
Rockin Rags Creations

A lot of small steps are taken before a piece is anywhere near ready to be published, and that is what this week has been all about for me. During week four of my SCETV summer internship, I have been able to work on different tasks in the office that will help move the...

Enjoying The Ride | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 2, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Moncks Corner

You guessed it; this week we did some more traveling. OnTuesday, we visited the H.L. Hunley Museum in North Charleston for a virtual reality shoot for the project Let's Go! I was excited to visit the submarine because I had been interested in its famous mystery ever since I...

Hydroponics, Huh? | Endowment Intern Raven

July 2, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Raven Furber
Basil Plants growing in a nutrient film tray hydroponics system

At the beginning of my internship, I did a story on the Hub City Co-op. During my interview with the general manager, I was told about the Tyger River Smart Farm. Tyger River Smart Farm is one of the few hydroponics farms in the Upstate. After doing a marketing project this...

Learning Curve | Endowment Intern Jenna

June 29, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Rows of archived content in the tape vaults.

This week marks the halfway point of my internship at ETV. Where does the time go? This week, I worked on a bunch of miscellaneous smaller projects, including updating the runoff election results, writing online stories, copyediting the runoff debate transcription and...

Home Stretch | Endowment Intern Jenna

June 25, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Newberry Opera House

Since I have only completed my fourth week at ETV, this might be a misleading blog title. However, after we wrapped the last live debate of the season on Wednesday, I got an odd sense of almost-nostalgia. Things will certainly start to slow down after the runoff election...

Easy Transitions | Endowment Intern Raven Furber

June 25, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Raven Furber
Female artist with flaming trashcan

This week, we welcomed ETV Upstate’s newest staff member. Xiou Yu! Xiou is an amazing lady and I can’t wait to see all the amazing content she will bring to ETV! So far, working with her has been great. The main objective for this week was to finish my story on the West...

Sharing More and More | Endowment Intern Shannon

June 22, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
Vernon Grant Gallery

We started this week by discussing one of my favorite topics, social media. I got the chance to attend a digital luncheon in Columbia where we learned about different approaches to increasing online engagement. I thought it was super interesting to hear a large platform...

We're Halfway There | Endowment Intern Rebecca

June 21, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Ridgeway Old Police Station

This week marked the halfway point for my time here at ETV. We kicked it off by visiting Ridgeway, SC to shoot the next episode for the new Our Town series. I loved spending time in their beautiful small town. In fact, the people there were so willing to help us that we...

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