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  • The Heart Of Scotland

    Join WUSF for a magnificent journey to the Highlands of Scotland and lovely Edinburgh at its finest this August! Tour dates: August 18-28th, 2018 with host WUSF Program Director Sheila Rue.

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  • Birding In Tampa Bay

    This week on Florida Matters we're talking about bird-watching in the Tampa Bay area and the people who make it their hobby -- or life passion

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  • Evening Masterwork: Tchaikovsky

    One of the first critics to write about Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony noted that the orchestration was “essentially modern, and even ultra-modern.” Tonight at 7 PM on Classical WSMR.

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  • All Night Jazz: Mississippi River

    Steve Splane will motor the river on the Jazz Trip @ Ten, plus more music from our focus artist of the week, drummer Danny Gottlieb. The adventure begins tonight at 9:00 PM on WUSF 89.7

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WUSF News

You can celebrate Earth Day with a variety of events taking place across the Tampa Bay area over the next few days.

Florida Matters

Florida Matters: Birding In Tampa Bay
The Tampa Bay Area is a mecca for bird-watchers year round. But spring is particularly special, when Florida’s native species are joined by large numbers of other birds migrating north. This week on Florida Matters we’ll learn... more...

Classical WSMR

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in e Op. 64
Program: Evening Masterwork
One of the first critics to write about Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony noted that the orchestration was “essentially modern, and even ultra-modern.” This was ten years after the composer completed his triumphant Fourth Symphony, and like his Fourth, Tchaikovsky was likely considering the role of Fate while writing his Symphony No. 5– but it was an “unspoken program” that he would never reveal. more...

University Beat

USF English Dept. Chair Laura Runge, left, taught second year PhD student Elizabeth Ricketts how to use Wikipedia to share knowledge through a USF course.
A University of South Florida class is using famed English author, Jane Austen, to learn how to make Wikipedia more accurate. It’s part of an outreach effort with the Wiki Education Foundation, a nonprofit group that helps students develop research and media literacy skills. Find out more about “... more...

All Night Jazz

Steve Splane: “Bright Mississippi"
Program: All Night Jazz
 Steve Splane will motor the river the Jazz Trip@Ten,  including “Bright Mississippi" from Thelonious Monk. Plus more music from our focus artist of the week, drummer Danny Gottlieb. Then later, at midnight, it’s our 12 O’clock-tail: another version of Billy Strayhorn’s “Lush Life.” The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. more...

Special News Reports

Health News Florida: Journalism for a Healthy State

Health News Florida

Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable.




 

 

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