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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...

 
USF St. Petersburg LEED Building (February 15, 2010)
USF St. Petersburg's new Science & Technology building

USF St. Petersburg is home to the University of South Florida’s first Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) certified structure with its new Science and Technology building. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV takes you inside...

 
Ribbon-cutting

Even before spring and Saint Patrick’s Day, USF Saint Petersburg is going green with the new Science and Technology building. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM brings you the story of what may just be USF’s most environmentally friendly...

 
USF St. Petersburg LEED Building / Sci-Fi Symposium (February 8, 2010)
USF St. Petersburg's new Science & Technology building

USF St. Petersburg is home to the University of South Florida’s first Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) certified structure with its new Science and Technology building. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV takes you inside...

 
Poster for USF's Sci-Fi Symposium

Coming up February 17th, USF’s Humanities Institute is holding a symposium featuring a trio of award-winning science fiction writers who also happen to be working scientists. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM talks to keynote speaker,...

 
Alzheimer's-Cell Phones / INTO USF (February 1, 2010)
Water maze to test the memories of the mice.

In findings that are the exact opposite of what they expected, USF researchers have discovered that cell phone exposure may actually be good for you, as it could be a tool in the battle against Alzheimer’s. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV...

 
Welcome sign for the INTO representatives visiting USF
INTO USF

USF is just the second university in the U-S to sign on with a British company that helps schools better recruit international students. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM takes a closer look at the deal with “INTO University...

 
Alzheimer's-Cell Phones (January 25, 2010)
Water maze to test the memories of the mice.

In findings that are the exact opposite of what they expected, USF researchers have discovered that cell phone exposure may actually be good for you, as it could be a tool in the battle against Alzheimer’s. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV...

 
Dr. Gary Arendash, his mice test subjects & the transmitter.

In research that’s gained worldwide attention, USF scientists have found that your cell phone may actually protect you against Alzheimer’s disease! This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM looks into the surprising discovery and tells you what...

 
Life Drawing / Engaged Scholarship Institute (January 18, 2010)
Students' sketches of feet from the "On Doctoring" exercise

How does drawing the human foot help form better physicians? This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT visits a humanities class in USF’s College of Medicine to see the role that art plays in educating the doctors of tomorrow.

 
USF researchers & students talk w/community organization reps

One semester of student involvement with a community organization can lead to a lifetime relationship. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM says that’s just part of the message coming from the USF co-sponsored “Institute on Engaged...

 
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