On Television

Students in the USFSP "Bridge to Success" summer class learn about sea life at Ft. DeSoto Park
Bridge to Success
USF St. Petersburg students and teachers are working closely with youngsters and teachers from Fairmount Park Elementary School in using hands-on science learning to help them build a ‘bridge to success.’ On University Beat, you can see some of the highlights from a summer camp that might convince the youngsters higher education may indeed be in their future.

On the Radio

USFSP "Bridge to Success" students learn from a College of Marine Science researcher
Bridge to Success

USF St. Petersburg is offering students at a struggling local elementary school a ‘bridge to success’ with a brand new summer program. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 looks at a science summer school that helps youngsters learn about the world around them while also providing hope for a bright educational future.

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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USFSP "Bridge to Success" director Fred Bennett talks about the collaborative nature of the program, as well as its goals and possible future.

For more information

Fred Bennett
USF St. Petersburg Community Liaison / Director, "Bridge to Success"
727-776-2151 fjbennet@mail.usf.edu



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