Neighborhood News Bureau

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Neighborhood News Bureau

Health News Florida told you recently how students in a St. Petersburg middle school investigated the amount of lead in the tap water in their homes. They were assisted by students in the USF St. Pete Neighborhood News Bureau, who looked into the economic weakness of the area around the middle school. We’ll find out how the college students helped – and what they learned – on University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

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Neighborhood News Bureau

University Beat report on WUSF TV.

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USF St. Petersburg Neighborhood News Bureau

University Beat report on WUSF News

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Health News Florida's report on the Academy Prep investigation

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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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