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  • FL Competing For Military Retirees

    States are competitive whether they're vying to keep their military bases or to attract new corporate headquarters. There's a new tug of war – this time over military retirees who come with... more...

  • Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8

    In a lot of ways, the joys associated with this symphony can be related to the composer's sense of being alive in a world of natural wonders.Our Evening Masterwork tonight at 7 PM, on Classical... more...

  • All Night Jazz: Game Night

    It's "Game Night Friday" on the Jazz Trip @ Ten with songs like "Monopoly" and "Scrabble." Tonight at 9:00 on WUSF 89.7



Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and Congressman Dennis Ross on Friday criticized a lack of funding for the state's storm-ravaged citrus industry in the latest disaster-relief package proposed by the White House. Putnam said a $44 billion request sent to Congress by the White House Office of Management and Budget “puts government...

Florida Matters

Florida Matters: Solar Power In The Sunshine State
This is the Sunshine State, so doesn’t solar power make sense? Then why does it only make up a tiny fraction of Florida’s electricity output? This week on Florida Matters we’re talking about the promise and prognosis of solar... more...

Classical WSMR

Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G Op. 88
Program: Evening Masterwork
Dvorak’s second-to-last symphony, the 8th Symphony, was a departure from the one that came before it. Whereas Dvorak’s Seventh was dramatic and somber, the Eighth is generally upbeat. In a lot of ways, the joys associated with this symphony can be related to the composer’s sense of being alive in a world of natural wonders. more...

University Beat

A crowd that included the USF Herd of Thunder marching band recently welcomed the R/V W.T. Hogarth on its maiden voyage to its new homeport in St. Petersburg.
A new, state-of-the-art research vessel is now docked at its home base in St. Petersburg. The W.T. Hogarth is a 78-foot ship that will be used by researchers from the USF College of Marine Science and almost thirty other state universities and other research insitutes that make up the Florida... more...

All Night Jazz

All Night Jazz: Whitney James - Tribute to Coleman Hawkins
Program: All Night Jazz
All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Whitney James will kick off a week-long tribute to tenor saxophone legend Coleman Hawkins, including a journey to the deep on our Jazz Trip@Ten.  Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Duke Ellington’s “Come Sunday.”  [Photo: NPR/Express/Getty Images] more...

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