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USFNext Week on Florida Matters: "USF vs. J.D. Alexander - A Fight for Survival"
A powerful state Senator is proposing a 58 percent cut in state funding for the University of South Florida. USF President Judy Genshaft and Tampa Bay leaders are fighting back. We'll go beyond the headlines and soundbites and tell you what this battle means for Tampa Bay. Tuesday, February 21 at 6:30 PM on WUSF 89.7.

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Variety of Voices Sound Off in Opposition to USF Budget Cuts
Since the Florida Senate unveiled a budget that could lead to over 100 million dollars in cuts to the University of South Florida, reaction has been fast and furious... read more...

Fasano: Alexander Is A Bully and Senate Should Be Ashamed
Some Tampa Bay lawmakers are reacting with anger and defiance to a Senate proposal to cut 58 percent of state funding for the University of South Florida... read more...

Wildlife Expedition Sees Danger, Signs of Recovery for Panther
The Florida Panther is fighting its way back from the brink of extinction, and members of the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition are seeing signs of the panther in their travels... read more...
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If Floridians Are Sick, The State's Future May Be At Stake
There's a lot of talk swirling about what it'll take for Florida to remain competitive in the future... more...
The People's Pharmacy
Joe and Terry Graedon This Saturday morning, find out how scary it can be to have trouble breathing. The wheezing of asthma can be triggered by allergies. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, February 18 at 7:00 AM on WUSF 89.7.
Weekend Edition
Scott Simon This Saturday, Scott Simon speaks with actor-turned-pop culture icon, William Shatner. Sunday, Rachel Martin visits Peggielene Bartels at her home in Maryland. more...

LISTEN: Weekends at 8:00 AM on WUSF 89.7.
A Prairie Home Companion
Adam Granger This week, Garrison and the gang welcome special guests Powdermilk Biscuit Band alum, Adam Granger and vocalist Heather Masse more...

LISTEN: Saturday, February 18 at 6:00 PM and Sunday, February 19 at 12:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
Saturday Night Jazz
"Great New Jazz"

Catherine Russell We'll catch up with some fine new music this week on Saturday Night Jazz, including the swinging and soulful jazz/blues vocalist Catherine Russell. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, February 18 at 10:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
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University Beat: Darwin Days
Joanna Lumley's Nile
Joanna Lumley Joanna reaches Khartoum, the capital of Sudan and the confluence of the Blue Nile and the White Nile. Here, she observes the city's famous whirling dervishes. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Friday, February 17 at 10:00 PM on WUSF TV.
The Kennedys:
American Experience

The Kennedys This is a saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy, the Kennedy story is unlike any other. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Sunday, February 19 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.
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Globe Trekker Special: Great Natural Wonders
Globe Trekker Join the Globe Trekkers as they explore some of the world's great natural wonders such as erupting volcanoes in Hawaii, the Arctic and the Perito Moreno glacier in Patagonia. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Monday, February 20 at 10:00 PM on WUSF TV.
NATURE "Victoria Falls"
Victoria Falls Cutting across the Zambezi River, bridging the countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe, Victoria Falls is the largest waterfall in the world. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Thursday, February 23 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.
Wild! "Man Among Lions"
lions Abdi Jama, a Somali camel herder, went to the US and became an engineer. After twenty years, he returned to the African wilderness and captured on camera the moving and dramatic tales of the Okavango's leopards, lions and elephants. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Thursday, February 23 at 10:00 PM on WUSF TV.
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Metropolitan Opera
The Barber of Seville This Saturday, listen for a live broadcast of Rossini's comic favorite, The Barber of Seville. Soprano Diana Damrau reprises her acclaimed performance as the spirited heroine Rosina. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, February 18 at 1:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Pittsburgh Symphony
Pittsburgh Symphony This week's Pittsburgh Symphony concert features Herbert Blomstedt conducting an all-Brahms program, featuring Symphony No. 1 and, Piano Concerto No. 1 with soloist Garrick Ohlsson. Photo Credits: absentmindedprof's Flickr Album

LISTEN: Saturday, February 18 at 5:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
SymphonyCast
SymphonyCast pays a visit to the City of Angels this week with a sunny performance featuring the LA Philharmonic and their Conductor Laureate, Esa-Pekka Salonen. Featured will be Gustav Holst's The Planets, and Emanuel Ax will play Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2. more...

LISTEN: Sunday, February 19 at 6:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Evening Masterwork
Beethoven Despite everything written to the contrary, Beethoven's Eroica Symphony was never a "portrait" of Napoleon Bonaparte, although Beethoven did plan to dedicate it to him. You can hear it this Monday on Evening Masterwork.

LISTEN: Monday, February 20 at 7:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
inmateThis Week on Florida Matters: "Privatizing Prisons"
Crime is down in Florida...so we need fewer prisons. That's good for most of us...but bad if you happen to work at that prison. We'll hear from prison employees and volunteers that say their facility should be spared. Friday, February 17 at 7:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM, online and Sunday, February 19 at 7:30 AM on WUSF 89.7.

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