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  • Mornings with Russell

    Each weekday morning listeners enjoy classical music with insight and wit provided by Russell Gant. He finds the interesting stories and history that makes this music come alive. 

  • NOVA

    Dawn of Humanity. From a deep cave in South Africa comes an astounding discovery of an unprecedented trove of fossils of human relatives. Sunday, October 4 at 8:00 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...



State senators are scheduled next week to begin considering whether to keep the Confederate flag on the Senate's official seal, another sign of a growing national tide against icons of the South's rebellion in the 1860s. The Senate Rules Committee will meet Oct. 8 to begin re-examining the current emblem of the chamber. Under Senate rules, the...


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

Why are more and more people starting new careers during their second half of life?  We take a look at the national movement, and the efforts under way in the Tampa Bay area to connect Floridians with meaningful work. We meet a... 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

Rocky the Bull celebrates at the USF St. Petersburg 50th Anniversary block party
2015 is a special year for the University of South Florida System, as USF Saint Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee both celebrate important anniversaries. For the next two weeks on University Beat, we’ll look at how both campuses are commemorating these milestones and what their plans are going... more...

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

Johannes Brahms
Program: Evening Masterwork
Have you ever had someone in your life who served as “the Great Encourager?”  For Brahms, that person was the more established composer and his friend, Robert Schumann. Schumann helped Brahms launch into writing his first symphony, and when that prospect proved daunting, Brahms used the music for what became his Piano Concerto No. 1.  Classical WSMR will feature that work on tonight’s Evening...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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