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WUSF-USFSP Studio (March 3, 2014)
WUSF management is joined by USFSP Regional Chancellor, Dr. Sophia Wisniewska (center) & St. Pete Mayor Rick Kriseman (2nd from r) at the WUSF studio ribbon cutting at USFSP.

WUSF Public Media is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a brand new studio recently opened at USF St. Petersburg. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you to the ribbon-cutting, and tells you how the new studio is going to make a difference for...

 
Exterior of the new WUSF studio at USF St. Petersburg

WUSF has been a fixture on USF’s Tampa campus for fifty years, and three years ago, we added a studio at the Sarasota-Manatee campus. Now, we’ve done it again—this time, with a new studio at USF St. Petersburg. On this week’s University Beat on...

 
WUSF-USFSP Studio / Modern Warfare Conference (February 24, 2014)
WUSF management is joined by USFSP Regional Chancellor, Dr. Sophia Wisniewska (center) & St. Pete Mayor Rick Kriseman (2nd from r) at the WUSF studio ribbon cutting at USFSP.

WUSF Public Media is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a brand new radio studio recently opened at USF St. Petersburg. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you to the ribbon-cutting, and tells you how the new studio is going to make a difference...

 
Maj. Gen. John Nicholson Jr., Commanding General of the Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, speaks at the USF conference, “Modern Warfare’s Complexity and the Human Dimension.”

Revolutions driven by social media, cyber-terrorism and drone technology are just some examples of how modern warfare continues to change. But a recent conference at USF shows that the human dimension of war has not changed. This week’s...

 
Fireman's Challenge UPDATE (February 17, 2014)
A team attempts to pull a Tampa Fire truck during the Fireman's Challenge

Members of USF’s Greek community competed to determine who has the best firefighting skills – and while they didn’t have to put out a fire, they had to complete some of the other physically demanding tasks that real firefighters have to do. See...

 
Tampa Fire Rescue Chief Tom Forward & Pi Kappa Alpha external VP Jordan Romero with the check for more than $8600 raised by the Fireman's Challenge

About 400 members of USF’s Greek system braved a cool and wet day to see who had the best firefighting skills. As we’ll hear this week on University Beat on WUSF 89.7, the competition raised funds for a memorial for Tampa firefighters who have...

 
Dozier Update / St. Pete Conference on World Affairs (February 10, 2014)
The empty burial sites after the team excavated 55 individual sets of remains. (Courtesy USF Anthropology Team)

A shirt button, a child’s stone marble and a coffin plaque saying “at rest” are just some of the almost 10,000 artifacts USF researchers have removed from 55 graves at the former Dozier School for Boys in Mariana, Florida.
Find out how...

 

This week, the city of St. Petersburg will show the world that it’s much more than the home of the Rays and green benches.
On this week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7, Mark Schreiner sits down with the organizers of the second annual St....

 
Dozier Update (February 3, 2014)
The empty burial sites after the team excavated 55 individual sets of remains. (Courtesy USF Anthropology Team)

A shirt button, a child’s stone marble and a coffin plaque saying “at rest” are just some of the almost 10,000 artifacts USF researchers have removed from 55 graves at the former Dozier School for Boys in Mariana, Florida.
Find out how...

 
Some of the coffin nails discovered in the graves USF researchers excavated on the grounds of the former Dozier School for Boys in Marianna, FL
Dozier Update

Researchers from USF have excavated the remains of 55 people from a graveyard at the closed Dozier School for Boys in Marianna, Florida. We’ll take a deeper look at the investigation on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7, including how...

 
USF Hockey (January 27, 2014)
USF (dark uniforms) & UCF hockey players line up for a face-off

For 25 years, the USF Ice Bulls have been playing hockey in relative anonymity, because of both financial and location issues. University Beat on WUSF TV introduces you to a small group of student-athletes who make tremendous sacrifices, all for...

 
USF Ice Bulls goalie Alex Miller stops a UCF shot
USF Hockey

They’re not one of the best known teams in the Tampa Bay area—or even on their own campus—but the USF Ice Bulls have been playing hockey for 25 years.
This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 tells you how these students-athletes, whose...

 
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