Japan-Refugees

Tokyo's Ueno Park during cherry blossom season in 2011 (Anthony Kuhn/NPR )
Japan-Refugees

USF Sarasota-Manatee professor of education Jody McBrien has traveled to almost forty countries, where she’s worked with many refugees, as well as some who have resettled in America. She’s living in Japan for the next four months, learning about how Asian countries are dealing with Syrian refugees. She’ll discuss what she hopes to learn there on University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

More Information: 

Dr. Jody McBrien
Associate Professor, Literacies Education
USF Sarasota-Manatee
941-359-4635
jlmcbrie@sar.usf.edu
webpage

WUSF News article on Dr. McBrien's work in Japan

Original Broadcast Date: 
04/18/17

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Host:
Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV from 2007-2017. In addition to serving as a producer, reporter, host and assistant news director, he serves as Intern Coordinator for WUSF News. Mark has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992. He graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a BA in Telecommunications/Radio in 1994.

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