Grace Byers

Actress and USF alumna Grace Byers was one of the featured speakers at the USF Women in Leadership and Philanthropy symposium.
Grace Byers

Hollywood actress Grace Byers stars on the hit TV series 'Empire.' But before her days of celebrity, she was a theater major at the University of South Florida. Guest host Jackson Cardarelli speaks with Byers about how her time in Tampa played a part in her career on University Beat on WUSF Public Media.

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WUSF News article on Grace Byers.

USF Women in Leadership and Philanthropy website

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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

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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