International Festival

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Ariadne Miranda of the USF English Language Institute explains that while foreign students in the ELI are treated in some ways like USF students, their classes are NOT for USF credit. However, the Institute offers a "Conditional Admission Program" where foreign students who are lacking in English skills but are otherwise qualified can work towards admission to USF.

A martial art performance by a group of Korean students.

A traditional dance performance by a student from Thailand.

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USF's English Language Institute (ELI)
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Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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