On Television

Chef Joe Askren (center), Dir. of the USF Sarasota-Manatee Culinary Innovation Lab, works with students in the lab
Culinary Innovation Lab
Officials at USF Sarasota Manatee would like to have one of the country’s best hospitality schools by the year 2020, and to help them on the way, the school has opened a Culinary Innovation Lab in Lakewood Ranch. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you there to show you how students are getting the hands-on experience that would-be employers love.

On the Radio

Dr. Peter Warren Singer of the Brookings Institution talks about cybersecurity at the USF SunTrust Foundation Lecture Series on Global Economics
Center for Cybersecurity

Silicon Valley didn’t become one of the world’s leading high-tech hotspots overnight – it took visionaries putting in years of work to get there. A group of faculty and executives at USF would like to see the Tampa Bay area become that kind of pioneering region when it comes to the rapidly growing field of cybersecurity — and they’re hoping the university will lead the way. Find out how they’re trying to do so on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

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

For more information

Culinary Innovation Lab
Lab website
8130 Lakewood Main St. Lakewood Ranch, FL

USF Sarasota-Manatee College of Hospitality & Technology Leadership
941-359-4200 website

Center for Cybersecurity
813-974-1869 website

Link for Dr. Peter Warren Singer's book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know

Next lecture:
Jane Holl Lute, President/CEO of the Council on Cybersecurity, Monday, May 12, 1-4 p.m.
USF Patel Center for Global Solutions



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