Recent University Beat episodes
SUNRIPE Golf Tournament (April 6, 2009)
This week's University Beat hits the links as USF's College of Education prepares for the 10th Annual SUNRIPE Golf Classic, which has raised more than one million dollars for the college's "SUNRIPE Migrant Scholarship Fund." The scholarships help the children of migrants come to USF to become teachers who then go back to help their communities.
Engineering Expo (March 30, 2009)
This week's University Beat takes you to the 36th annual Engineering Expo, where students from USF's College of Engineering attempt to reach the next generation of would-be scientists and techies.
X-Labs (March 23, 2009)
This week's University Beat pays a visit to "X-Labs," a USF student-run group that builds interest in math and science through practical, hands-on experiments, like a weather balloon that soars almost 20 miles above the earth.
Campus MovieFest (March 16, 2009)
This week's University Beat focuses in on the Campus MovieFest, where USF students are given a week to produce a five-minute film - and their creativity has to be seen to be believed!
Colorectal Cancer (March 9, 2009)
The Moffitt Cancer Center has marked March being National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month by bringing in the "Super Colon." This week's University Beat takes you to the exhibit, which is used to encourage people to get screened for this deadly disease.
Women in Crisis Series (March 2, 2009)
This week's University Beat shows you what movies can teach us about trauma, as USF scholars team up with area clinicians to look at movies like "Maria Full of Grace," "Notes on a Scandal," and "Eve's Bayou" during the film series, "Women in Crisis."