On Television

The Buried Life's Ben Nemtin (Hawaiian shirt) talks w/USF students at Speed Dating Record breaking event
Speed Dating Record
Take a few hundred USF students, add a group of enterprising reality TV stars, and you’ve got a new Guinness world record! University Beat on WUSF TV shows you how the students recently set the record in a new category: largest speed dating event.

On the Radio

Guinness World Record Adjudicator Philip Robertson observes the record-setting effort
Speed Dating Record

Almost 300 USF students recently joined a group of TV reality stars to help set a new Guinness World Record. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 takes us to the event, which asked the question: what do you want to do before you die?

Program Schedule

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
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

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Ben Nemtin of The Buried Life talks with WUSF's Mark Schreiner

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Guinness World Record Adjudicator Philip Robertson describes the record being set and what he looks for as a judge.


For more information

USF's Center for Student Involvement

The Buried Life's new book "What Do You Want to Do Before You Die?"

The Buried Life's list of 100 things they want to do before they die



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