Dozier Update / St. Pete Conference on World Affairs

Dozier Update

A shirt button, a child’s stone marble and a coffin plaque saying “at rest” are just some of the almost 10,000 artifacts USF researchers have removed from 55 graves at the former Dozier School for Boys in Mariana, Florida.
Find out how those items that might help finally determine who is buried in the mysterious Boot Hill cemetery on University Beat on WUSF TV.

St. Pete Conference on World Affairs

This week, the city of St. Petersburg will show the world that it’s much more than the home of the Rays and green benches.
On this week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7, Mark Schreiner sits down with the organizers of the second annual St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs to discuss the three day event, which features 15 panels of experts discussing critical international issues of the day.

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Dozier Update
Erin Kimmerle, Assistant Professor, USF Department of Anthropology 813-974-5139
List of 42 Dozier students whose families haven’t been found yet.
St. Pete Conference on World Affairs
St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs
Feb. 13-15 USF St. Petersburg University Student Center
Conference webpage

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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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