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  • Post-Parkland Gun Claims

    Do just one percent of licensed gun dealers supply more than half the guns recovered in crimes? And is Florida one of the only states that prohibits a gun registry? WUSF's Steve Newborn gets the... more...

  • Evening Masterworks: Chadwick

    George W. Chadwick’s music is distinctly American – and his music was catalyzed by the "American sounding" music of Dvorak. Our Evening Masterwork, tonight at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR.

  • All Night Jazz: Gauchos

    Mike Cornette will be riding with the Gauchos on our Jazz Trip @ Ten plus more music from our focus artist of the week, vibraphonist Stefon Harris. The adventure begins at 9:00 PM  on WUSF 89.7... more...


WUSF 2018 Spring Campaign


Some local government leaders are saying state legislators are choking their ability to pay for programs for their communities. City and county governments across Florida face a possible decline in tax revenue. That’s because of a proposed homestead exemption on the November ballot. At the same time, local leaders are scrambling to find funds to...

Florida Matters

Florida Matters: School Violence Town Hall
The deadly high school shooting in Parkland has people across the nation talking about how to make schools safer. Dozens of Tampa Bay residents and community leaders shared their thoughts on the issue at a... more...

Classical WSMR

Oregon Symphony: Carlos Kalmar - Conductor
Program: SymphonyCast
Carlos Kalmar - Conductor [Photo: NPR:Leah Nash/Oregon Symphony] Susan Platts - Mezzo-Soprano Portland State University & Pacific Youth Choirs From the Pacific Northwest, a performance of one piece that's an entire world unto itself. MAHLER: Symphony No. 3 more...

University Beat

Miguel Mora, an 16th century Spanish expolorer, shipwrecked and was taken captive by indians in what is now present day Miami. He and several others spent 10 months in captivity. Mora's story and others are told in La Florida, an interative website. (courtesy La Florida)
A University of South Florida St. Petersburg history professor spent years chronicling early Florida Spanish history. Now he's launching an interactive website that allows visitors to peer into the lives of those who helped shape Florida. Tim Fanning has a look at the site on University Beat on... more...

All Night Jazz

Mike Cornette: Trek to Wisconsin
Program: All Night Jazz
On the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will trek north to Wisconsin on our Jazz Trip@Ten. Plus more music from our focus artist of the week, vibraphonist Stefon Harris.  Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Miles Davis’ “All Blues.” [Photo: flickr_siebevanineveld] more...

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