On Radio and Television
This week's University Beat hits the links as USF's College of Education prepares for the 10th Annual SUNRIPE Golf Classic, which has raised more than one million dollars for the college's "SUNRIPE Migrant Scholarship Fund." The scholarships help the children of migrants come to USF to become teachers who then go back to help their communities.
Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:30 AM and 8:30 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Friday at 7:30 PM
Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week
Dr. Ann Cranston-Gingras, USF Professor of Special Education and Director of the Center for Migrant Education, talks about the success of the Migrant Scholars program.
Dr. Colleen Kennedy, the Dean of USF's College of Education, says the support of corporations like the SUNRIPE family of companies is vital to programs like this one.
For more information
SUNRIPE Golf Tournament
USF's Center for Migrant Education