Road to the White House

Students in the USF St. Petersburg "Road to the White House" class meet U.S. Senator Marco Rubio in New Hampshire. (courtesy Road to the White House)
Road to the White House

Almost two dozen students in a USF St. Petersburg political science class traveled to New Hampshire to work on presidential campaigns in advance of the first in the nation primary elections.

WUSF’s Mark Schreiner joined them in the Granite State, following the group through the last two hectic days of campaigning. Find out what it’s like as students do everything they can to help get out the vote for their candidates on University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

More Information: 

Road to the White House website
Links to student and class blogs

WUSF News webpage with a slideshow of photos from the class

University Beat on WUSF TV will have a story on the class this Sunday, Feb. 28, at 6:30 p.m.

Original Broadcast Date: 
02/23/16

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Wednesday after the 7:45 AM newscast | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Wednesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM

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.

Contact Information

mschreiner@wusf.org
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