University Beat Archives

Art Exhibits (June 22, 2015)
Radio: It may be summer, but the University of South Florida's Contemporary Art Museum isn't taking a break.
The museum has a pair of exhibits on display through late July: one asks visitors to listen more carefully and find...
Art Exhibits (June 22, 2015)
Television:

You never know what you’re going to get when you go into the University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum. For example, take the two exhibits on display currently. In With Hidden Noise, visitors are...

Sampling Science (rebroadcast) (June 15, 2015)
Radio: USF’s Gibbons Alumni Center was recently transformed into a combination tasting room and classroom as craft beer lovers took part in a sold-out, student-organized event called “Sampling Science.” University Beat on WUSF 89.7...
White House Intern (June 8, 2015)
Radio: Student Tyler Lewis has returned to USF St. Petersburg after a four month internship in Washington, DC. But it wasn’t an internship of making photocopies and going on coffee runs - the political science major worked at the...
White House Intern (June 8, 2015)
Television:

University of South Florida Saint Petersburg student Tyler Lewis just finished up a four month internship at the White House. He shares some of his experiences on University Beat on WUSF TV.

FL Inventors Hall of Fame (June 1, 2015)
Radio: The Florida Inventors Hall of Fame, which is based at the University of South Florida, has named its 2015 inductees.
The seven innovators chosen include automotive giant Henry Ford, and combined, they hold more than 430...
USF St. Petersburg Solar Project (May 25, 2015)
Radio: USF St. Petersburg and Duke Energy have "flipped the switch" on a huge solar panel project on the roof of a university parking garage. Duke has put a million dollars behind the project, which officials say is one of the...
USF St. Petersburg Solar Project (May 25, 2015)
Television:

Thanks to a million dollar grant from Duke Energy, USF St. Petersburg has unveiled one of the largest and most efficient solar power arrays in the city. We'll take you to the unveiling event and show you what the new...

Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Resarch Universities (May 18, 2015)
Radio: USF, Florida International University and the University of Central Florida – the state’s three largest metropolitan research universities – are teaming up in an effort to improve graduation rates as well as the number of...
Clinical Trial Awareness (May 11, 2015)
Radio: Clinical trials help medical professionals find out how effective treatments are. But they’re not a “one size fits all” proposition, particularly when minority populations don’t participate. An effort has been launched to...
Clinical Trial Awareness (May 11, 2015)
Television:

An effort has been launched to bring researchers from USF and Moffitt Cancer Center together with community leaders to increase minority participation in clinical trials. Find out more on University Beat on WUSF TV....

Pint of Science (May 4, 2015)
Radio: It’s being called a ‘science festival for adults,’ and they’re holding it in a place that grown-ups hold dear: the local bar!
Researchers from USF and Moffitt Cancer Center are once again taking part in “Pint of Science...
Pre-College Preview (April 27, 2015)
Radio: USF is once again preparing for its Pre-College Summer Program, a collection of classes that brings high school students from around the country and the world to USF for their first taste of college life. Classes this year,...
Oil Spill Anniversary (April 27, 2015)
Television:

Five years ago, an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 workers aboard the Deepwater Horizon oil platform, and started one of the largest accidental oil spills ever. University Beat on WUSF TV talks with some of...

Oil Spill Anniversary (April 20, 2015)
Radio: Five years ago this week, the largest accidental oil spill ever took place in the Gulf of Mexico. USF College of Marine Science researchers were among the first responders to the Deepwater Horizon disaster – and they’ve...
Sampling Science (April 13, 2015)
Radio: USF’s Gibbons Alumni Center was recently transformed into a combination tasting room and classroom as craft beer lovers took part in a sold-out, student-organized event called “Sampling Science.” University Beat on WUSF 89.7...
Sampling Science (April 13, 2015)
Television:

At first, beer and science don’t necessarily seem like two things that go together. But “Sampling Science,” a recent student-organized event at the University of South Florida, showed that that’s not the case. Find...

Florida Food Conference (April 6, 2015)
Radio: You’ve probably heard about WUSF’s upcoming “Longest Table” event – now USF St. Petersburg is serving up a tasty treat of its own with the second annual Florida Food Conference April 18th.
The conference will cover such...