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Karst Collection (March 29, 2010)
Scarisoara Cave, Romania (photo: Claudiu Szabo/Gig Fratila)

You might not realize it, but karst is a landscape that’s all around us, particularly here in Florida, and USF is home to not only one of the best collections of information about it, but also a large number of recognized experts in karst...

 
Lake Room in Briar Cave, Florida (Photo by Sean Roberts)

Karst is a landscape that’s all around us here in Florida, and USF is putting together a collection of karst research—and researchers—that rivals anything similar anywhere in the world. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-FM introduces you to...

 
International Medicine (rebroadcast) / Summer Camp Preview Part 2 (March 22, 2010)
International Medicine students

USF's College of Medicine is moving beyond the borders of Florida - and even the United States - with its Office of International Affairs. This week's University Beat on WUSF-TV shows you how the school is trying to improve global health by...

 
Students working on robots at the Central Florida Gifted & Talented Institute

Even though it’s March, summer—and summer camp—isn’t that far away. In the second of a special two part preview, this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM takes you to Lakeland, where USF Polytechnic will host its Central Florida Gifted and...

 
Dance Marathon / Summer Camps Preview Part 1 (March 15, 2010)
2009 USF Dance Marathon

Students at USF are getting ready to ‘shake their miracle maker’ at this year’s Dance Marathon, which once again benefits All Children’s Hospital. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT has a preview of the event, which starts at noon March...

 
Students in the lab at USF's Oceanography Camp for Girls

With all this cold weather lately, it’s hard to believe it’s right around the corner: summer camp! In the first of a special two-part preview, this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM looks at an Oceanography Camp at USF Saint Petersburg that...

 
Dance Marathon (March 8, 2010)
2009 USF Dance Marathon

Students at USF are getting ready to ‘shake their miracle maker’ at this year’s Dance Marathon, which once again benefits All Children’s Hospital. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT has a preview of the event, which starts at noon March...

 
USF students & All Children's Hospital patients at 2009's Dance Marathon

This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM tells you how a group of USF students prepares year-round for a 17-hour Dance Marathon, which is coming up March 27th. That’s a 17-hour dance marathon. Why? Because it benefits All Children’s...

 
Anthropology-Cold Cases / School of Global Sustainability (March 1, 2010)
USF Anthropology students work inside a grave excavation

This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV takes you to a cemetery where a USF anthropologist is joined by a team of students in helping Saint Petersburg Police excavate a trio of long-buried bodies, which will hopefully finally give the families of...

 
USF School of Global Sustainability

It’s a concept so big; no actual building can hold it! USF is now home to the country’s first School of Global Sustainability, which will support research into our global challenges as well as prepare students for the “Green Economy.” This week’s...

 
Anthropology-Cold Cases (February 22, 2010)
USF Anthropology students work inside a grave excavation

This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV takes you to a cemetery where a USF anthropologist is joined by a team of students in helping Saint Petersburg Police excavate a trio of long-buried bodies, which will hopefully finally give the families of...

 
Cover of a crypt

In an effort to find out the identities of three murder victims, including one who was killed over 40 years ago, the Saint Petersburg Police turn to forensic anthropologists from USF for help. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM takes you...

 
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