On Radio and Television
This week's University Beat examines how USF is recognizing and promoting diversity and tolerance with a look at the recent USF Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community GALA Event.
Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week
Dr. Karen Berkman, Chair of USF's Committee on Issues of Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity, talks about where USF's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is currently and where it's heading.
Merrell Dickey, the USF Alumni Association's Director of Chapters & Corporate Relations, says recognizing the contributions of USF's LGBT community benefits the University.
USF Polytechnic Counseling Specialist Susan Hurley says the LGBT community on the Tampa campus has moved their counterparts at the other USF campuses to act.
Former USF President Betty Castor talks about how the University has changed over time when it comes to diversity issues.