University Beat Archives

Oil Spill Anniversary (April 27, 2015)
Television:

Five years ago, an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 workers aboard the Deepwater Horizon oil platform, and started one of the largest accidental oil spills ever. University Beat on WUSF TV talks with some of...

Oil Spill Anniversary (April 20, 2015)
Radio: Five years ago this week, the largest accidental oil spill ever took place in the Gulf of Mexico. USF College of Marine Science researchers were among the first responders to the Deepwater Horizon disaster – and they’ve...
Sampling Science (April 13, 2015)
Radio: USF’s Gibbons Alumni Center was recently transformed into a combination tasting room and classroom as craft beer lovers took part in a sold-out, student-organized event called “Sampling Science.” University Beat on WUSF 89.7...
Sampling Science (April 13, 2015)
Television:

At first, beer and science don’t necessarily seem like two things that go together. But “Sampling Science,” a recent student-organized event at the University of South Florida, showed that that’s not the case. Find...

Florida Food Conference (April 6, 2015)
Radio: You’ve probably heard about WUSF’s upcoming “Longest Table” event – now USF St. Petersburg is serving up a tasty treat of its own with the second annual Florida Food Conference April 18th.
The conference will cover such...
USF School of Mass Communications (March 30, 2015)
Television:

The University of South Florida is ‘re-branding’ its School of Mass Communications. The Zimmerman School of Advertising and Mass Communications is named after USF trustee, advertising executive Jordan Zimmerman, who...

USF School of Mass Communications (March 30, 2015)
Radio: USF’s School of Mass Communications has been re-branded as the “Zimmerman School of Advertising and Mass Communications.“ The name change is the result of a 10 million dollar gift by USF trustee Jordan Zimmerman. This week’s...
HospitaBull (March 24, 2015)
USF Student Memorial (rebroadcast) (March 23, 2015)
Radio: USF's Student Government has come up with a permanent way to honor classmates who have died while attending school - with a memorial wall and fountain. The names of nearly two dozen students who passed away in 2014 were...
HospitaBull (March 16, 2015)
Television:

Students in USF Sarasota-Manatee's College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership cooked up an international feast at the annual “HospitaBull” evening. University Beat on WUSF TV follows the students from the...

HospitaBull (March 16, 2015)
Radio: The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee recently held its annual “HospitaBull” evening. Students in the College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership cooked up a multi-course dinner for 200 guests, covering every...
The Great Society (March 9, 2015)
Radio: Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson unveiled “The Great Society,” a number of programs designed to reduce poverty and racial injustice in America. The University of South Florida St. Petersburg Department of History...
School of Accountancy (March 3, 2015)
Radio: Another University of South Florida business school has changed its name after a multimillion dollar donation from a Bay area entrepreneur. This time, it’s the School of Accountancy, which is now named after Lynn Pippenger,...
School of Accountancy (March 2, 2015)
Television:

Thanks to a $10 million gift from a retired Raymond James Financial executive, another University of South Florida business school has a new name. The USF Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy is believed to be the...

A Tale of Two Cities / St. Pete Conference on World Affairs (February 24, 2015)
Radio: Almost forty experts from around the world will speak about a variety of today’s “hot button” international issues at the St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs. The conference takes place at USF St. Pete February 26th...
A Tale of Two Cities (February 23, 2015)
Television:

It will be the best of times, it will be the worst of times as University of South Florida Theatre and Dance presents an adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Tale of Two Cities.” We’ll introduce you to some of the cast...

A Tale of Two Cities (February 17, 2015)
Radio: It will be the best of times and the worst of times as USF Theatre and Dance presents a production of “A Tale of Two Cities” February 19th through 22nd and 25th through 28th. It’s part of the school’s “British International...

 

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