Engineering Expo / Business Woman - Reachout

Engineering Expo

USF brought the world of 'STEM' - science, technology, engineering and math - to life at the 41st Annual Engineering Expo. University Beat on WUSF TV was among the over 20-thousand people who attended the two-day Expo and took in some of the nearly 100 different interactive exhibits.

Business Woman - Reachout

USF’s College of Business recently hosted members of the “Committee of 200,” an organization made up of some of the leading women in business. Their daylong visit was designed to ‘reach out’ to female business students and give them advice on how to succeed in the corporate world. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 dropped in on the visit, and also introduces you to some of the USF students the Committee honored with scholarships.

Video Extras

Monster Tesla Plays Mario Theme 12ft Arcs!

Video Extras

Microwave vs. Thermite (HD)

USF X-Labs' 10-foot tall dual-resonant solid-state Tesla coil plays the Super Mario Brothers theme song in a demonstration a few days before the USF Engineering Expo.

USF X-Labs demonstrates the power of thermite -- by putting 7 pounds of it in a microwave!

More Information: 

Engineering Expo
Event Program
X-Labs website
Business Woman - Reachout
USF College of Business C-200 Reachout webpage
Committee of 200 webpage
Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In" community webpage

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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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