USF is joining an exclusive club as an “All-Steinway School,” with the goal of replacing the pianos currently on campus with hand-crafted Steinways. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT shows you how this multi-million dollar project will help USF students make some beautiful music. Also: Every music student at the University of South Florida will soon be playing Steinway pianos as USF has joined Julliard, The Yale School of Music, and over one hundred other institutions as “All-Steinway Schools.” This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM keys in on this multi-million dollar effort that’s helping USF music students tune up their skills.
Stephania Feltz, Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Sarasota County will address the issue of ethics and the media in her presentation Media Magic with the intention of opening our eyes to how business ethics and integrity in the media impact the lives of children and the future of our community.
The subject of the upcoming June 8, 7:30 PM meeting: “Gardening for Butterflies” by Marilyn Smullen, Nature Coast Chapter member and a past president of Pasco County Master Gardeners. Marilyn, a Master Gardener for 13 years, will tell us how she became a butterfly gardener many years ago.
Barbara Rysdale speaking with Bobbie O'Brien
Flying has been a lifetime passion for Barbara Rysdale. She started piloting her father’s plane when she was 15. She worked with the Navy after the attack on Pearl Harbor, developing long range navigation. For this Florida story, Rysdale spoke with WUSF’s Bobbie O’Brien about the beginning and the end of her flying career.