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USF Health Service Corps - Farmworkers (September 30, 2013)
USF Health Service Corps members demonstrate the danger of germs with the "Germ Monster" at the Health Fair Fiesta at Farmworkers Self-Help in Dade City

To help mark the recent Mexican Independence Day, and to reach out to an underserved community, the USF Health Service Corps and Dade City-based “Farmworkers Self-Help” held a health fair fiesta. We’ll take you there on University Beat on WUSF TV...

 
Student in the USF Morsani College of Medicine administers a vision test at the Health Fair Fiesta at Farmworkers Self-Help in Dade City

The USF Health Service Corps allows students across many disciplines – future doctors, nurses, pharmacists and public health workers – to hone their skills, while also helping communities around the university. On this week’s University Beat on...

 
Business Scholarships / Brilliant 10 Scientist (September 23, 2013)
USF College of Business Dean Moez Limayem speaks at the Business Scholarship luncheon (courtesy USF College of Business)

Donors, both corporate and individual, gave $380,000...and one coveted parking spot...to almost 200 USF College of Business students this year. We’ll introduce you to some of the scholarship recipients as they share their incredible stories with...

 
USF College of Marine Science researcher/"Brilliant 10" honoree Mya Breitbart (photo courtesy USF News/Amie Blodgett)

Every year, Popular Science magazine names its “Brilliant 10”—a very short roster of the country’s brightest young scientific minds—and this year, a USF College of Marine Science researcher made the list.
On this week’s University...

 
Business Scholarships (September 16, 2013)
USF College of Business Dean Moez Limayem speaks at the Business Scholarship luncheon (courtesy USF College of Business)

Donors, both corporate and individual, gave $380,000...and one coveted parking spot...to almost 200 USF College of Business students this year. We’ll introduce you to some of the scholarship recipients as they share their incredible stories with...

 
Barron Collier III meets with the Collier Corporate Mentor Program First Generation Scholarship recipients

The recent Scholarship Luncheon for USF’s College of Business honored 190 students who received almost $400,000 in scholarships. University Beat on WUSF 89.7 talks to some of the award-winning students, as well as one of the generous benefactors...

 
USF Sarasota-Manatee Freshmen / USF St. Petersburg Regional Chancellor (September 9, 2013)
USF Sarasota-Manatee Regional Chancellor Dr. Arthur Guilford addresses the inaugural freshmen class

For the first time in its almost forty year history, undergraduate freshmen will be attending University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you to an event welcoming the newest members of the Bulls family.

 
USF St. Petersburg Regional Chancellor, Dr. Sophia WIsniewksa, talks to WUSF's Mark Schreiner (photo by Tom Scherberger)

There’s a new woman in charge of USF St. Petersburg. On this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7, we introduce you to Regional Chancellor, Dr. Sophia Wisniewska, and find out what short- and long-term plans she has for USF’s campus by the bay.

 
USF Sarasota-Manatee Freshmen (September 2, 2013)
USF Sarasota-Manatee Regional Chancellor Dr. Arthur Guilford addresses the inaugural freshmen class

For the first time in its almost forty year history, undergraduate freshmen will be attending University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you to an event welcoming the newest members of the Bulls family.

 
The USF Sarasota-Manatee inaugural freshmen class

Most people don’t realize it, but for nearly all of its almost forty year history, USF Sarasota-Manatee has been an “upper division transfer university,” meaning it only accepted juniors, seniors and master’s students.
That’s all changed...

 
Ataxia Research / Chemo Brain Study (August 26, 2013)
Natchez Hanson & USF Ataxia Research Center Dir., Dr. Theresa Zesiewicz

We're taking a look at some of the work being done at the USF Ataxia Research Center, particularly in a clinical trial of a drug that might become the first approved treatment for Freidreich's ataxia. University Beat on WUSF TV also introduces...

 
Moffitt Cancer Center

Moffitt Cancer Center is looking for volunteers for a study on “chemo brain”— subtle but long-term changes in a cancer patient’s thinking and memory that may be a result of their treatment. But as we’ll find out on this week’s University Beat,...

 
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