On Television

USF Health Service Corps members demonstrate the danger of germs with the "Germ Monster" at the Health Fair Fiesta at Farmworkers Self-Help in Dade City
USF Health Service Corps - Farmworkers
To help mark the recent Mexican Independence Day, and to reach out to an underserved community, the USF Health Service Corps and Dade City-based “Farmworkers Self-Help” held a health fair fiesta. We’ll take you there on University Beat on WUSF TV.

On the Radio

Community activist Marilyn WIlliams speaks at "Poverty and Inequality: A Forum on Research, Action, and Community Engagement" held recently at USF
Poverty Forum

They’re some pretty big concepts: poverty and the effect it has on the education of low-income children in poor neighborhoods. A group of USF faculty and researchers is hoping to take ideas developed across disciplines and turn them into action that will make a difference, with the help of the community, elected officials and non-profit and public agencies. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 takes you to the group’s first forum and talks with some of the people behind this major undertaking.

Program Schedule

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 Monday at 10:30 PM
Television
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

For more information

USF Health Service Corps - Farmworkers
USF Health Service Corps
Ellen Kent, MPH, CPH, Coordinator
ekent@health.usf.edu 813-974-6622

USF Health Service Corps website

Farmworkers Self-Help
352-567-1432 Facebook page

Poverty Forum
Susan D. Greenbaum, Emeritus Professor
USF Department of Anthropology
813-974-0777 greenbau@cas.usf.edu

Lance Arney, Ph.D., Associate Director
USF Office of Community Engagement & Partnerships
813-974-4829 larney@usf.edu
Community Engagement website

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