MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
Fearful People: The Outdoors and Impressions for the Future (Listen to the segment)
Dr. Bob Becker, Director of Economic Policy and Strategy with the Strom Thurmond Institute on Government and Public Affairs at Clemson University, learns about how the media influences the quality of children's play when he speaks with Dr. Kathleen Burriss, Professor in the Department of Elementary and Special Education at Middle Tennessee State University and Dr. Larry Burriss, Professor in the School of Journalism at Middle Tennessee State University. They visited Clemson University in February as a particiapant at the 2012 Conference on the Value of Play presented by the US Play Coalition.
Islam Without Extremes (Listen to the segment)
Donna London, Director of the Jim Self Center on the Future is joined by Turkish journalist, Mustafa Akyol, author of Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty, in a discussion about the coexistence of Islam and the concept of religious freedom. Mustafa Akyol visited South Carolina as part of the South Carolina Dialogue Foundation's Distinguished Speakers Series.
Chattooga River Festival (Listen to the segment)
We find out the emphasis and events of the first-ever Chattooga River Festival from Eddie Martin, Music Coordinator for the festival. The festival takes place June 22-24 with events in Long Creek, SC and Clayton, GA. More information about the festival.
Trekbot (Listen to the segment)
Tech guys Eric Rodgers and Phil Yanov, founder of the GSA Technology Council and Tech after Five, take a break and have fun with the Trekbot, a USB remote controlled robot.
Peach Cultivar Update (Listen to the segment)
"Peach Doctor" Desmond Layne, Clemson University Peach Specialist, shares the latest peach offering available to South Carolina consumers. Learn more at "Everything About Peaches" and find the Peach Doctor on Facebook.
TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in opportunity to ask about insects, spiders and other household pests
Charlotte Holt fields listener questions to Dr. Eric Benson, Clemson Extension Urban Entomologist in the Department of Entomology, Soils, and Plant Sciences, and Cam Lay, Montana State Entomologist. Listeners may call in with questions or observations via the toll-free number: 888-539-8859. Additional insect information is available at the Clemson Entomology website.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in discussion of the Internet, computers, digital cameras, smart phones and other technologies
Eric Rodgers hosts Internet expert and blogger Phil Yanov, founder of the GSA Technology Council and Tech after Five. Listeners can call in via the tollfree number 888-539-8859 to ask questions about the Internet, computers, new digital devices and related topics in consumer electronics.
THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in hour on gardening topics
Listeners may call in with gardening questions for plant pathologist James Blake and horticulture specialist Millie Davenport of the Clemson Extension Home & Garden Information Center (HGIC) and Cory Tanner, Greenville County Extension Agent and Master Gardener coordinator. Listeners may take part in the discussion via the toll-free number: 888-539-8859. For additional gardening help call the HGIC at 888-656-9988 from 9 am - 1 pm, Monday through Friday. View the calendar of events at the South Carolina Botanical Garden.