Neighborhood News Bureau

USFSP Journalism Asst. Prof. Bernardo Motta and USF College of Marine Science researcher Dr. Kelly Quinn look over tests for lead in area water.
Neighborhood News Bureau

Future journalists are learning their craft in USF St. Petersburg’s Neighborhood News Bureau, based in St. Pete’s Midtown neighborhood. This year’s class is also assisting Academy Prep Middle School students in a project: collecting water samples from their homes and having them checked for lead.

More Information: 

USF St. Petersburg Neighborhood News Bureau

University Beat report on WUSF News

University Beat radio report

Health News Florida's report on the Academy Prep investigation

Original Broadcast Date: 
03/06/17

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM

Host:
Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

Contact Information

mschreiner@wusf.org
University Beat's theme song is: "Perpetuum Mobile" by The Penguin Cafe Orchestra, from their CD "Signs of Life."

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