St. Petersburg Mayor

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman talks to a USF St. Pete political science class Oct. 25.
St. Petersburg Mayor

St. Pete Mayoral candidates Rick Kriseman and Rick Baker were scheduled to visit a USF St. Petersburg American Government class designed to introduce students to Civics. University Beat on WUSF Public Media was there, so you’ll hear what the students had to say about the experience, as well as their thoughts about politics on the local and national level.

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Mayoral Candidates Speak to USF St. Pete Class

WUSF 89.7 News video report on St. Pete Mayoral candidates Rick Kriseman and Rick Baker scheduled visits to a USF St. Petersburg American Government class.
(Video produced by Kyanna Riggins)

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WUSF News story on the USF St. Petersburg American National Government class

Judithanne Scourfield McLauchlan, PhD
Associate Professor of Political Science
Founding Director, USF St. Petersburg Center for Civic Engagement

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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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