February 20 is World Day of Social Justice

February 19, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
Freedom Walkway

Established June 10, 2008 by the United Nations, the World Day of Social Justice is an international day recognizing the need to promote social justice. This includes addressing issues like poverty, exclusion, gender equality, unemployment, human rights, and social...

South Carolina ETV to air documentary depicting success stories of democratic political reform

February 12, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Jeremy Cauthen
The Democracy Rebellion

On March 19 at 10 p.m., South Carolina ETV (SCETV) will air " The Democracy Rebellion: A Reporter's Notebook with Hedrick Smith ." In the one-hour film, Smith, a veteran, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, travels the country looking for positive stories of democratic...

February 11 is International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 11, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
African American young woman looking through a microscope

There has been a significant gender gap throughout the years in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) all over the world. Women have made tremendous progress, but still remain under-represented in these fields. On December 22, 2015, the United...

South Carolina ETV now streaming live on YouTube TV

February 5, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
YouTube TV

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced that it is now streaming live on YouTube TV. Dedicated live channels for SCETV and PBS Kids, as well as on-demand programming, are now available to YouTube TV subscribers. YouTube TV represents SCETV’s first...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, February 2020

January 31, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Miles Davis

Dear Viewers and Listeners: In February, we celebrate Black History Month with programming that highlights the talents and achievements of African Americans. Our own Carolina Stories series focuses on photographer Richard Samuel Roberts and jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie ;...

South Carolina ETV announces coverage plans for 2020 State of the State address

January 21, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
State of the State

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and South Carolina Public Radio (SC Public Radio) today announced coverage plans for Governor Henry McMaster’s 2020 State of the State address, as well as the subsequent Democratic message. On Wednesday, January 22, SCETV will...

South Carolina ETV, ETV Endowment awarded $296,000 grant from National Endowment for the Humanities

January 15, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Reconstruction 360

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and the ETV Endowment of South Carolina have received a $296,257 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support its “Reconstruction 360” project. The project includes the development of an immersive website...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, January 2020

January 1, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Happy New Year! This month the SC Legislature goes back into session, and we continue our mission of transparency with the annual broadcast of State House Today, airing on ETV World and streamed on our web site. Airing Tuesday-Thursday, the...

South Carolina ETV's 2019 Holiday Message

December 17, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Tabitha Safdi
Happy Holidays 2019

Happy Holidays from South Carolina ETV! 2019 was a big year for SCETV. In this holiday message, we take a look back at the full year! 'Twas the night before New Years and all through the station, producers were brainstorming all about education. The engineers hung the...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, December 2019

December 2, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Happy holidays! This December brings entertaining and enjoyable programming, part of our Festival schedule as well as our seasonal offerings. SCETV ‘s Festival offers a variety of captivating new shows, including a song-filled evening with...

South Carolina ETV gives inside look at Allendale corrections facility in new documentary

November 7, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Character in Custody

COLUMBIA, S.C. – “Character in Custody” – a new, one-hour documentary film produced by South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) – is set to premiere on the network Thursday, November 21 at 8:30 p.m. Produced by Holly Bounds Jackson, director of Operations at ETV...

Legacy of Partnership

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Anthony Padgett, SCETV President and Coby Hennecy, ETV Endowment Executive Director

SCETV and the ETV Endowment of South Carolina represent an extraordinary 41-year public-private partnership that has enabled SCETV and SC Public Radio to produce and present programs for state-wide, national and international broadcast. Since inception, the ETV Endowment...

South Carolina ETV to host free "Meet the Helpers" Community Engagement Fair October 26

October 23, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Meet the Helpers

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) will host a “Meet the Helpers” Community Engagement Fair Saturday, October 26, from 11a.m. – 2 p.m. at the agency’s Telecommunications Center, located at 1041 George Rogers Blvd. in Columbia, S.C. The event is...

South Carolina ETV announces changes to staff structure

October 21, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Adrienne Fairwell

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced a slight restructuring and the creation of two new positions – assistant general manager and director of Digital Strategies. Adrienne Fairwell, who previously served as the agency’s vice president of Marketing,...

South Carolina ETV, Riley Institute announce expanded partnership

October 17, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Furman Partnership

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and the Riley Institute at Furman University today announced an expanded partnership that will leverage the resources of both entities to produce in-depth stories on public education, civic leadership and conversations with state...