Practical Politics

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USF Assoc. Professor of Political Science Dr. Judithanne Scourfield McLauchlan explains how the campaign internship component of "Practial Politics" works.

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker and non-degree seeking student Katie Heffner talk about the advantages of the relationship between USF St. Pete and the city.

Katie Heffner and Political Science Senior Chuck Terzian answer the question: "Why local politics?"

Chuck Terzian says it's important for younger people to get involved in politics.

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Dr. Judithanne Scourfield McLauchlan, Department of Political Science, USF St. Petersburg
E-mail: or 727-873-4956

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Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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