MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
Studying Race Identity (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 the academic study of the racial identity of whites when he speaks with Dr. David Roediger, Babcock Professor of History and African American Studies at the University of Illinois.
Golf's Grand Design (Listen to the segment)
Donna London, Director of the Jim Self Center on the Future, learns about the history behind the design of the golf course at The Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach when she speaks with Dennis Nichol, Head Golf Professional at The Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, SC. Golf's Grand Design will air on SC ETV this Friday, August 3rd at 10 PM.
Educational Opportunities at Congaree National Park (Listen to the segment)
We'll return to Congaree National Park with Climate Change Fellow Maria Valencia and learn about the educational opportunities available in the park when she speaks with rangers David Shelley and Theresa Thom. Maria Valencia visited South Carolina as participants in the Climate Change Fellows Program, funded by the US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and implemented by Partners of the Americas.
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.
A Satisfied Mind (Listen to the segment)
Clemson University music historian Dr. Mark Hosler shares the story behind Porter Wagoner's hit song A Satisfied Mind.
TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
Bugs of the Night
Charlotte Holt and bug guys Dr. Eric Benson, Clemson Extension Urban Entomologist in the Department of Entomology, Soils, and Plant Sciences, and Cam Lay, Montana State Entomologist go on a night time safari in search of the bugs of the night. Night is half of the day in the insect world and we'll discover which insects become active after the sun sets as the bug team visits various types of habitats. Additional insect information is available at the Clemson Entomology website.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
Deer hunting season in South Carolina
Mike Willis hosts deer and turkey project manager Charles Ruth and conservation officer Matthew Lambert from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources in a discussion of deer hunting season, which begins August 15 in some parts of the state. More information on the new ATV law, Chandler's Law.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in discussion on gardening topics with staff members of the SC Botanical Garden
Live listener driven gardening discussion featuring Dr. Lisa Wagner, director of education for the SC Botanical Garden, senior horticulturist John Bodiford and landscape manager Kathy Bridges. Listeners may call in with gardening questions via the toll free number 888-539-8859. For additional gardening help call the Extension Home & Garden Information Center (HGIC) at 888-656-9988 from 9 am - 1 pm, Monday through Friday. View the calendar of events at the South Carolina Botanical Garden.