On Television

USF College of Marine Science Dean William Hogarth talks at kick-off of USF's ResearchOne
USF highlighted its efforts in science and innovation during the annual “ResearchOne” celebration. University Beat on WUSF TV brings you highlights from the ResearchOne kick-off event, which focused on the pivotal role USF marine scientists have played in investigating the Gulf oil disaster.

On the Radio

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Festival of Reading Preview

University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM brings you a preview of the Saint Petersburg Times “Festival of Reading” and introduces you to a pair of USF faculty members who will be presenting their new books there.

Program Schedule

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

Video extras

Dr. Karen Holbrook, USF Sr. VP for Research & Innovation, talks about the purpose of USF’s ResearchOne.

David Fries, EcoSystems Technology Group, USF College of Marine Science, explains the new solar-powered underwater roving vehicle and retrieval system his group is testing out for use in research in the Gulf. He hopes to have 2 of these vehicles and sampler systems in use by mid-November.


Dr. Michael Crosby, Sr. VP for Research, Mote Marine Laboratory, describes the Mote Mobile Aquarium they brought to ResearchOne. He also talks about the relationship Mote has with USF.

For more information

Lynn Cooil, USF TRAIN (The Research Administration Improvement Network)
lcooil@research.usf.edu 813-974-8124

ResearchOne website

Preview of USF-sponsored Gulf Oil Spill Conference, Feb 9-11, 2011

USF Gulf Oil Spill Information Center

Festival website

Thomas Hallock’s book, “William Bartram, The Search for Nature's Design: Selected Art, Letters, and Unpublished Writings”

Ira Sukrungruang’s book, “Talk Thai: The Adventures of Buddhist Boy”



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