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Flexible Technology (March 18, 2013)
Examples of Craig Lusk's "shape-shifting surfaces" (courtesy Katy Hennig, USF News)

What looks like a child’s toy is actually a shape-shifting device that may change how things work in the future. University Beat on WUSF TV introduces you to a USF Engineering Professor who uses polymer, lasers and geometry to create devices that...

 
USF Engineering Prof. Craig Lusk holds one of his "shape-shifting surfaces" (courtesy Katy Hennig, USF News)

A single sheet of polymer may not seem like it has a lot of uses. But when a USF professor takes geometry and use lasers to cut precise pieces, pins them together and then adds pins and springs to make them move, he creates something called “...

 
Engineering Expo / Business Woman - Reachout (March 11, 2013)
Chemistry demonstration at USF Engineering Expo

USF brought the world of 'STEM' - science, technology, engineering and math - to life at the 41st Annual Engineering Expo. University Beat on WUSF TV was among the over 20-thousand people who attended the two-day Expo and took in some of the...

 
Susan Nethero (r on stage), former CEO of specialty lingerie chain “Intimacy," is interviewd at USF C-200 Reachout

USF’s College of Business recently hosted members of the “Committee of 200,” an organization made up of some of the leading women in business. Their daylong visit was designed to ‘reach out’ to female business students and give them advice on how...

 
Engineering Expo (March 4, 2013)
Chemistry demonstration at USF Engineering Expo

USF brought the world of 'STEM' - science, technology, engineering and math - to life at the 41st Annual Engineering Expo. University Beat on WUSF TV was among the over 20-thousand people who attended the two-day Expo and took in some of the...

 
USF Engineering students launch water rockets for younger students at USF Engineering Expo

Almost 20-thousand high school, middle school and elementary students attended the recent USF Engineering Expo. The Expo featured dozens of exhibitions (including a 10 foot tall musical Tesla coil!) designed to get young people interested in the...

 
Moffitt Expansion / Campus Safety (February 25, 2013)
Architect's rendering of Moffitt's McKinley Outpatient Facility (courtesy Moffitt Cancer Center)

Ground has been broken on Moffitt Cancer Center's new McKinley Drive Outpatient facility, which will serve patients with a variety of cancers, while also creating a number of jobs for the Tampa Bay area. University Beat on WUSF TV has more on...

 
USF entrance (courtesy USF Communications & Marketing)
Campus Safety

Recent headlines reporting sexual attacks on USF’s Tampa campus have made some students and their families fearful. However, university officials point out trends show the actual number of assaults being reported is down. We find out why, and...

 
Moffitt Expansion (February 18, 2013)
Architect's rendering of Moffitt's McKinley Outpatient Facility (courtesy Moffitt Cancer Center)

Ground has been broken on Moffitt Cancer Center's new McKinley Drive Outpatient facility, which will serve patients with a variety of cancers, while also creating a number of jobs for the Tampa Bay area. University Beat on WUSF TV has more on...

 
Officials from Moffitt, local & state governement break ground on new McKinley Outpatient Facility

Moffitt Cancer Center has broken ground on a new eight-story, 74 million dollar outpatient facility that officials say will improve both the physical and financial health of the Bay area. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 has the story.

 
BRIDGE Clinic / Professor of the Year (February 11, 2013)
Patient Deborah Fay Fullwood (center) talks w/Dr. Frederick Slone & med student Grace Tidwell at the USF BRIDGE Healthcare Clinic

How does dancing and singing improve the health of a community? USF Health students and faculty show us the answer, as they recently held a talent show to benefit the USF BRIDGE Healthcare Clinic, which serves low-income, uninsured University...

 
USF Professor Autar Kaw (center) with CASE President John Lippincott (left) and Carnegie Foundation President Anthony S. Bryk. (courtesy  Daniel Peck Photography)

You may have heard the name “Autar Kaw” on the news, or even seen his picture on a billboard along I-275. The USF engineering educator has been named a 2012 Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the...

 
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