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  • The People's Pharmacy

    Joe and Terry Graedon have joined forces to explore the most interesting, compelling, and controversial health and medical issues of our time in a fun and entertaining way.

  • DCI Banks

    Ghosts. When the body of a university student is found dumped in a ravine, detectives Annie and Ken soon discover that he had a double life. Wednesday, October 7 at 10:00 PM on 16.1.

  • Joe Bonamassa: Red Rocks

    Joe Bonamassa performs an exclusive concert experience at Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrating the music of Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf. Saturday, October 10 at 9:00 PM on 16.1.

  • Live Performance!

    Violist Molly Carr and pianist Yannick Rafalimanana are back to perform with the Perlman Music Program/Suncoast. Good conversation and live music on Thursday,10/8 at 2:30 PM on WSMR 89.1 and 103.9... more...



The issue of illegal immigration has taken the stage front and center in the Republican presidential debates. So WUSF checks in with the fact-checkers from PolitiFact Florida to take on one claim from presidential aspirant Ben Carson.


WUSF TV (16.1)
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WUSF Kids (16.2)
Fun and educational programming for children more...
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Florida Matters

The Florida Orchestra has begun its 48th season, and the orchestra has a new music director. This week on Florida Matters, we feature a newsmaker special with Michael Francis, who has gained a reputation as an international... more...

WUSF Create™ TV (16.3)
Expert advice on cooking, arts and crafts, gardening and travel more...
WUSF Knowledge (16.4)
Documentaries, news and public affairs series and encore presentations more...
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University Beat

USF Sarasota-Manatee recently held a 40th birthday party for faculty, staff, local executives and alumni (courtesy USFSM).
On September 15, 1975, USF Sarasota opened on the campus of what was then known as New Chllege.”  On September 15, 2015, USF Sarasota-Manatee turned 40 with a birthday celebration, honoring its past and looking towards the future.  We drop by on University Beat on WUSF TV.

Special News Reports

Back in 2012, four explorers spent 100 days walking and kayaking 1,000 miles up the length of Florida, from the tip of the Everglades to the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia. The mission – to publicize the need to connect the state’s remaining wild areas. This year, the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition is back. Three of the members reunited....

Health News Florida: Journalism for a Healthy State

Health News Florida

Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable. And our independent reporting, online and on public radio, emphasizes how issues of cost, quality and health care access affect all Floridians.


StateImpact Florida

StateImpact Florida journalist John O'Connor travels the state to report on how education issues affect you.

StateImpact Florida is a project of WUSF Public Media and WLRN Public Media.

Classical WSMR

Jean Sibelius
Program: Evening Masterwork
There’s a really catchy pendulous horn theme in the Symphony No. 5 by Sibelius. So catchy that a band called First Choice”used it in their summertime hit in the 1970s called “Beach Baby.”  Hear the original tonight at 7 on Classical WSMR, with Susan Giles Wantuck.   more...

All Night Jazz

George Wein
Program: Jazz Night in America with Christian McBride
“Impresario,” “jazz fanatic,” “producer,” and “musician” are just a few titles we can give to George Wein. The man who invented the jazz festival turns ninety this month and we’re toasting his legacy with an exclusive interview on his career highlights. The music this hour comes handpicked by George featuring Tom Harrell, Bria Skonberg and Scott Robinson at the 2015 Newport Jazz Festival. more...

American Graduate Day - October 3 - WUSF recognizes local champions of education.

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