USF Sarasota-Manatee 40th Anniversary

USF Sarasota-Manatee's new campus opened in 2006 (courtesy USFSM)
USF Sarasota-Manatee 40th Anniversary

Like its sibling campus over the bridge in St. Petersburg, USF Sarasota-Manatee is getting in on the anniversary action this year as it marks its 40th birthday. On University Beat on WUSF 89.7, we’ll drop by a ceremony commemorating the milestone. We’ll also learn how the once tiny campus for ‘commuter students’ is transforming itself into a ‘destination school’ for Bay area residents.

More Information: 

USF Sarasota-Manatee 40th Anniversary website (includes historic timeline and calendar of upcoming Anniversary events)

University Beat TV story

Original Broadcast Date: 
10/06/15

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

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 since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

Contact Information

mschreiner@wusf.org
University Beat's theme song is: "Perpetuum Mobile" by The Penguin Cafe Orchestra, from their CD "Signs of Life."

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