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Knowitall Series & Collections - The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

August 20, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Series & Collections plus content featured on Knowitall.org for August 2019

This month on Knowitall , we’ll feature the “heart and soul” of Knowitall – our Series and Collections – that facilitate learning all year long! If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find, right here on Knowitall! We’ll...

Women’s Equality Day is August 26 – View the Resources on Knowitall.org!

August 2, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Knowitall.org resources for Women's Equality Day - August 26

Women’s Equality Day celebrates both the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote - and the idea of equality! It also celebrates organizations who work for equal opportunities for women in education and employment.

SC African American History Calendar: August Honoree - Henry Minton

August 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images of Henry Minton - SC African American History Calendar - August Honoree

Henry Minton was the visionary behind Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity. Commonly known as the Boulé, an ancient Greek term for a council of chiefs, Sigma Pi Phi was formally established on May 15, 1904, becoming the first African American Greek-letter fraternity. He envisioned a...

Travel Bug Got You? Check Out Our Series and Collections and Go!

July 3, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall in July 2019

Our virtual tours, videos, interactives, and 3D VRs are great for enlightening you on many subjects—and keeping your brain engaged while your body takes a well-deserved time out! And you still get to see lots of places without leaving the comfort of your favorite chair! (...

SC African American History Calendar - July Honoree: Patina Miller

June 15, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC African American History Calendar - July Honoree: Patina Miller

(Photo of Patina Miller in "Madam President" courtesy of Sarah Shatz/CBS.) Patina Miller is a celebrated actress, performer and singer. Born in the small town of Pageland, S.C. on November 6, Miller was raised with music. She grew up singing in her local church’s gospel...

Summertime Fun! The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

June 8, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in June 2019 on Knowitall.org

Knowitall is full of great places to explore—all over South Carolina—and beyond! In this blog we’ll feature our Series , Collections , Interactives and VR s. These areas make it easy to locate the resources that interest you! From Artopia to Zoo Minutes, there’s something...

SC African American History Calendar - June Honoree: Janice Marshall

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from SC African American History Calendar - June Honoree: Janice Marshall

Janice Wannamaker Marshall, a St. Matthews, S.C. native, is the daughter of Verna Wannamaker Abney. She is married to Dr. Henry Thomas Marshall Jr. and, together, are the proud parents to their only daughter. Marshall was educated in the Calhoun County Public School System...

Launch of Knowitall.org Exclusive Series: World War I Symposium - Lander University

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
Lander University's World War I Symposium Cover

Knowitall.org is proud to unveil its new exclusive series, all about the World War I Symposium, hosted by Lander University!

Featured in May on Knowitall.org!

May 13, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from featured content for May 2019 on Knowitall.org

Featured content on Knowitall.org for May includes a new series we’re very excited about, Women Vision SC , plus a reminder to teens of the importance of staying safe, especially at this time of year, and a reminder to all to live your healthiest life, especially now that...

Women Vision SC – NEW SCETV Multimedia Initiative

May 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Women Vision SC logo

“If you see it, you believe it and then you can become it…” Those words – from one of 11 interviews -- capture the spirit of SCETV’s new initiative, Women Vision SC , which launches in May. The initiative is designed to focus on extraordinary women in South Carolina as they...

April 2019 on Knowitall

April 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Libraries, Literature and Learning, Knowitall Healthy, Environmental Awareness and Jazz Collections on Knowitall.org

On Knowitall , our Collections make it easy to find the resources you need for April 2019! Literacy and poetry resources abound in our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection! (You may be surprised at the wealth of content that resides there – and it’s available the...

SC African American History Calendar - April Honorees: Ethel and Maxie Gordon

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC African American History Calendar for April - Ethel and Maxie Gordon

For more than 40 years, Drs. Maxie S. and Ethel M. Gordon championed desegregation. The Gordons contributed across a multitude of platforms: First Calvary Baptist Church, Benedict College, Morris College, the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., the NAACP, the S.C. Human...

March 2019 on Knowitall.org

March 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Womens History Collection, National Nutrition Month, World Storytelling Day and South Carolina Day

Women’s History & National Nutrition Month Plus South Carolina Day Resources & More on Knowitall.org! Knowitall brings you an abundance of content for Women’s History and National Nutrition Month —and it’s all so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! We also have...

SC African American History Calendar - March Honoree: Lottie Gibson

February 22, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from SC African American History Calendar and video of Lottie Gibson

For more than 60 years, Lottie Gibson was a one-woman crusader for Greenville’s poor and disenfranchised. Gibson was an outspoken social activist, widely known and respected for her work with families who were homeless and bereaved. She cut through the red tape to provide...

Find Rich Content on African American History on Knowitall!

February 14, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
African American History Collection on Knowitall.org

Find the Content You Need on African American History—All in One Place—Knowitall! Knowitall Collections make it easy to find what you need! You may even find things you didn't know you needed! Check out our African American History and Martin Luther King Collections ! New...

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