University Beat Archives

Forensic Training Facility (February 27, 2017)
Radio: University of South Florida forensic anthropologists may soon have a facility where they can learn the latest methods of investigation for both indoor and outdoor crime scenes. It’s part of a proposed structure in Pasco...
Coach Jose Fernandez (February 20, 2017)
Television:

When the USF women’s basketball team beat Memphis in January, it marked the three hundredth career win for head coach Jose Fernandez. Perhaps the most amazing fact is that every one of those victories came at USF....

Neighborhood News Bureau (February 20, 2017)
Radio: Health News Florida told you recently how students in a St. Petersburg middle school investigated the amount of lead in the tap water in their homes. They were assisted by students in the USF St. Pete Neighborhood News Bureau...
Coach Jose Fernandez (February 13, 2017)
Radio: When the USF women’s basketball team beat Memphis last month, it marked the three hundredth career win for head coach Jose Fernandez. Perhaps the most amazing fact is that every one of those victories came at USF. With the...
Sulphur Springs History-Water (February 6, 2017)
Television:

The Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center is opening its new home with a multi-media exhibition from one of the premier names in museums: the Smithsonian Institution. The exhibit’s focus on the importance of...

Sulphur Springs History-Water (February 6, 2017)
Radio: The Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center is opening its new home with a multi-media exhibition from one of the premier names in museums: the Smithsonian Institution. The exhibit’s focus on the importance of water...
USF Health Careers (January 30, 2017)
Radio: USF Health is hosting a symposium February 4th targeting students interested in careers in the healthcare industry. They’re looking for undergraduates and people in other fields looking to change their professions. On the...
USF St. Pete Business Building (January 23, 2017)
Television:

For the first time ever, all the classes, students and faculty for the USF St. Petersburg Tiedemann College of Business are under the same roof. The College opened the doors on the new, high-tech Lynn Pippenger Hall...

USF St. Pete Business Building (January 23, 2017)
Radio: For the first time ever, all the classes, students and faculty for the USF St. Petersburg Tiedemann College of Business are under the same roof. The College opened the doors on the new, high-tech Lynn Pippenger Hall this...
Volcano Research (January 16, 2017)
Radio: When you think of volcanoes, you don’t really think of Florida. But researchers with USF’s Geology program are conducting important research on volcanic eruptions and their damaging effects. University Beat on WUSF 89.7 sits...
USF Herd of Thunder-Rome (January 9, 2017)
Radio: The University of South Florida Herd of Thunder marching band is back in America after ringing in the New Year in Italy. More than a hundred members of the band performed in Saint Peter’s Square, at a historic basilica, and...
USF Herd Of Thunder-Rome (January 9, 2017)
Television:

The University of South Florida Herd of Thunder marching band is back in America after ringing in the New Year in Italy. More than a hundred members of the band performed in Saint Peter’s Square, at a historic...

USF 2016-2017 (January 2, 2017)
Radio: With the new year getting underway, we’re going to take a look back at what happened at the University of South Florida in 2016 – and what’s ahead for the one of the area’s largest employers and biggest economic engines. Mark...
USF International Students (December 26, 2016)
Radio: About 5,000 international students who attend the University of South Florida are watching what direction President-Elect Trump might take with immigration and international relations. We spoke to two USF administrators who...
Outstanding Graduate (December 19, 2016)
Radio: Each semester, the University of South Florida picks three outstanding graduates – one from each campus.  While many of their stories are remarkable, the honoree for the Tampa campus for the Fall semester has a story that...
Immunization Compliance (December 12, 2016)
Radio: A USF public health researcher recently took on the mission of trying to increase immunizations among students at an Indiana high school with a high poverty level. When she completed her three stage plan, the immunization...
USF Rocket Club (rebroadcast) (December 5, 2016)
Radio: Florida plays such a major role in space exploration, so it’s not a surprise that a number of college students are interested in rocketry and the science behind it. The USF Society of Aeronautics and Rocketry – or SOAR –...
USF Public Art (November 28, 2016)
Radio: We’re continuing our look at public art in the Bay area this week by going to a place where there are 120 such works of art on display. University Beat joined a recent walking tour of the USF Tampa campus that took a closer...
US-Cuba (November 21, 2016)
Radio: Under President Obama, U.S. relations with Cuba saw a considerable warm-up, including new airline flights between Tampa and Havana. But under President-elect Donald Trump, it’s possible the relationship will change.  USF...
Tillman Scholar (November 14, 2016)
Radio: After twelve years of service with the U.S. Army, including two deployments to Iraq, Jeffrey Sargent began suffering post-traumatic stress disorder. Sargent has not only learned to manage his PTSD, he’s helping other student...

 

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