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Steinway School / Inertia: The Musical (May 16, 2010)
USF Piano Performance master's students perform on a pair of Steinway pianos

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...

 
Scene from "Inertia: The Musical"

It’s probably one of the boldest, most challenging thesis statements ever at the University of South Florida, as an honors student creates a musical. Not a one-man, one-act performance, but a full-on, two-hour original production involving a cast...

 
Steinway School (May 9, 2010)
USF Piano Performance master's students perform on a pair of Steinway pianos

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...

 
A Steinway piano

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...

 
Miles for Moffitt / Children's Mental Health Research (May 2, 2010)
Start of the 5 mile race at 2009's Miles for Moffitt on USF's Tampa campus

The fifth annual “Miles for Moffitt” is coming up May 15th at USF’s Tampa campus, with Moffitt Cancer Center research once again being the recipient of all proceeds raised by the event. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT has a preview of “...

 
USF hosts the 23rd Annual Children's Mental Health Research Conference

For almost a quarter of a century, the University of South Florida has hosted children’s mental health research experts at an annual conference to talk about what’s working—and not working—in their field. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7...

 
Miles for Moffitt (April 25, 2010)
Start of the 5 mile race at 2009's Miles for Moffitt on USF's Tampa campus

The fifth annual “Miles for Moffitt” is coming up May 15th at USF’s Tampa campus, with Moffitt Cancer Center research once again being the recipient of all proceeds raised by the event. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT has a preview of “...

 
Finishers at the 2009 Miles for Moffitt on USF's Tampa campus

“Five years, five races, one cause” is the motto of this year’s “Miles for Moffitt,” and that cause is helping Moffitt Cancer Center researchers find a cure for cancer. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM has a preview.

 
Karst Collection / PaperFree Medicine Update (April 18, 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...

 
Demonstration of paper free health records on an iPad

The University of South Florida is involved in a program that will create new jobs and improve medical care around the state. It’s no small feat, as USF Health is on the frontline of high-tech medicine thanks to nearly six million dollars from a...

 
Hospice Students / Afghanistan-Pakistan Conference (April 11, 2010)
USF Med student Caroline Nguyen and a hospice patient.

“Hospice” isn’t a place, but a system of care…and third year med students are finding out what it’s all about as they visit dying patients in their homes as part of a USF College of Medicine clerkship. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV...

 
CentCom Commander David Petraeus talks to the USF Symposium on Afghanistan & Pakistan

The University of South Florida recently hosted a three-day symposium that included a speech by U.S. CentCom Commander, General David Petraeus. He and over two dozen experts from around the world gathered to talk about the people and policies of...

 
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