ETV Endowment Interns

A Look Back: 2020 SCETV Endowment Internship

August 12, 2020 - Posted in Local by Julia Roach
2020 Endowment Intern Video

Every summer the ETV Endowment offers rising juniors and seniors in college the opportunity to complete a 10-week paid internship with South Carolina ETV. Since 1980, the ETV Endowment internship program has given college students the opportunity to explore careers in...

“Now you know, and knowing is half the battle”

July 7, 2020 - Posted in History by Aniya Mahaffey
African Americans taking part in Independence Day.

After each thought-provoking episode of the childhood cartoon, G.I. Joe, a public service announcement was offered supporting societal issues. That announcement was followed by a famous moniker that made the show legendary: “Now you know. And knowing is half the battle."...

Fulfilling My Nerd Dreams | Endowment Intern Max

June 16, 2020 - Posted in Local by Max Laro
Stock Editing Suite

While COVID has still prevented me from reaping the full benefits that a normal ETV intern receives, I’ve still had some pretty rare opportunities that I’m grateful for. This past week I got my first chance to use a professional editing suite. It had 3 computer monitors, a...

A Great Start | Endowment Intern Julia

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Local by Julia Roach
ETV Digital

It’s a good day in the office, readers. I’m coming to you now during my second week as an intern at SCETV Digital, and may I just tell you, I am LOVING it! How has it been two weeks already? This week has been a great one. The first thing that I must tell you is that my...

Here's to Beginning | Endowment Intern Julia

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Local by Julia Roach
Endowment Intern Julia

I have been in school for most of my life and I must say, I missed the class where we were taught how to survive a deadly pandemic and start an amazing internship all in the same period. Wait, you guys didn’t have that class either? Okay - I feel better now. The beginning...

A Look into the First Day of an SCETV Intern | Endowment Intern Max

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Local by Max Laro
Photo of Self

Today was my first day at SCETV’s Columbia station. As I sit here reflecting on my day with a refrigerated and questionably fresh slice of pizza, one major feature of the ETV station and its staff strikes me: their resilience. Despite the worldwide pandemic affecting...

Here We Go | Endowment Intern Andrew Tran

June 8, 2020 - Posted in Local by Andrew Tran
Tran filming for MIG

The past two weeks with my internship at SCETV Sumter have been hectic but exciting. The fact I was still going to do my internship despite the COVID-19 pandemic was a great surprise to me. My first week was done virtually at home with my director, Craig Ness , showing me...

Virtual Summer Internship | Endowment Intern Aniya

June 4, 2020 - Posted in Local by Aniya Mahaffey
Aniya Mahaffey

Monday, 16 March 2020, will be a day that I will never forget. This marks the day that changed my educational learning trajectory in an unimaginable way. In a matter of two weeks, classroom learning transitioned to an all virtual platform. As a college senior, thankfully, I...

2019 ETV Endowment Interns

September 17, 2019 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
photo of interns smiling

Since 1980, the ETV Endowment internship program has given college students the opportunity to explore careers in television and radio. Each summer, positions are available with SCETV, South Carolina Public Radio, or various ETV regional stations. The internships last for...

Finishing Strong | Endowment Intern Laura-Ellen

August 16, 2019 - Posted in Local by Laura-Ellen Adair
Filming at the Old City Jail in Charleston

As I’m wrapping up my last week at SCETV, I can’t help but think of all I’ve learned and experienced here the past ten weeks. First of all, getting outside my comfort zone has been the best. I’ve been working on a documentary series and the 2019 intern video alongside...

SC Department of Juvenile Justice | Giving Youth a Second Chance

August 5, 2019 - Posted in Local by RoseCatherine James
Student at DJJ

The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice 's goal is to protect the public and reclaim juveniles through prevention, community programs, education, and rehabilitative services in the least restrictive environment possible. They work toward that goal by providing a G...

The End of the Road | Endowment Intern Sean

August 2, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Scott
Williams-Brice Stadium is right beside SC ETV

After 10 long, sometimes grueling (othertimes definitely not) weeks, the time has come; the end of my ETV internship is here. Before I wrap up and put a bow on this summer, I have to recap the final week first. It's been another pretty slow week here at the office with...

My Last Week | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

July 30, 2019 - Posted in Local by RoseCatherine James
RoseCatherine at Critter Creek Farm's Goat Yoga

As my last week at ETV closes out, I'm sad to leave the experience behind, but excited to take my new skills with me into my last semester at the University of South Carolina. This summer has taught me so much. I've learned to work in different office environments and how...

Moon Chasing | Endowment Intern Sean

July 26, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Scott
ETV let students interview astronaut Charles Duke

I may have only been at work for four days this week, but it was a full week that seemed to rush by! After my relaxing day at home while everyone else had to suffer through a Monday in the office (#sorrynotsorry), I finally saw my supervisor Aimee again. It seemed like it...

These Are The Days Of Our Lives | Endowment Intern Sarah

July 26, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sarah Pritchard
A photo of the Catawba River in Rock Hill, South Carolina.

Well, for those of you still reading, today is the day – my last day at SCETV. It truly blows my mind how fast these past ten weeks have flown by. It’s like I blinked and it was over. This summer has presented me with many new and exciting challenges, not just at work, but...

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