Podcasts: University Beat (Audio) Archvies

9-11 Remembrance / Cold Case Update
From a 1967 massacre during the Nigerian Civil War to a young Jane Doe found murdered in Saint Petersburg two years later, USF forensic anthropologist Erin Kimmerle is trying to ‘warm up’ cold cases around the world. This week’s University Beat on...
Haitian Teachers Update / 9-11 Remembrance
The University of South Florida has marked the ninth anniversary of the 9-11 terror attacks with a ceremony featuring a pair of first responders, including a USF student who was a New Jersey police officer at the time and a Tampa Fire Rescue...
Haitian Teachers Update
University Beat on WUSF-89.7 FM has a story of tragedy and recovery. A group of Haitian educators that came to USF last summer to improve their teaching skills all survived the massive earthquake in January. Now, USF is working with these same...
Small Business Development / Hospice Students (rebroadcast)
An unusual clerkship at the USF College of Medicine takes students out of the classroom and puts them in the home of a terminal patient. This week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM shows you how the hospice experience is creating more empathetic...
USF Summer Camps Part 1
Education plus learning equals a summer to remember: that’s the equation USF is providing Bay area middle and high school students at summer camps across the university’s campuses. University Beat is going to some of those camps to meet some of the...
Small Business Development
USF’s Small Business Development Center has helped almost 170-thousand small businesses around West Central Florida start, grow, and expand over its thirty year history. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM shows you how the Center is helping...
USF-Oil Spill Research Part 1/ Friday Lecture Series
USF’S Osher Lifelong Learning Institute is getting ready to roll out the summer term of its “Friday Lecture Series.” Topics range from jazz legend Louis Armstrong, to gothic cathedrals, Medicaid, and African-Americans who played a role in Tampa’s...
Bringing Science Home / "UnspOILed"
Last fall, in response to the move to eliminate the off-shore oil drilling ban, a group of Florida authors began work on an anthology of stories and poems about the Gulf of Mexico. Now, in light of the Gulf oil disaster, UnspOILed, which features...
Bringing Science Home
USF Health has a very ambitious plan: transforming the way people with chronic illness live their lives, and they’ve received a very ambitious gift of almost six million dollars to help make that dream a reality. This week’s University Beat on WUSF...
Accounting Graduation Dance / Smoking Cessation Booklets
Can a simple pamphlet help someone quit smoking? Do some pamphlets do a better job than others at getting people to stay away from cigarettes? That’s what the Moffitt Cancer Center is trying to find out, and they’ve received an almost 3 million...
International Medicine (rebroadcast) / Summer Camp Preview Part 2
Even though it’s March, summer—and summer camp—isn’t that far away. In the second of a special two part preview, this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM takes you to Lakeland, where USF Polytechnic will host its Central Florida Gifted and...
Accounting Graduation Dance
University Beat doesn’t normally cover graduation ceremonies, but when the words “graduating accounting students” and “dancing flash mob” are involved, we’ll make an exception. That’s coming up this week on WUSF 89.7 FM.
USF GeoExpo / Florida Dance Festival
For the first time in a dozen years, USF is hosting the Florida Dance Festival. This week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM previews the event, which starts June 15th and brings together professional dancers and choreographers from around the...
USF GeoExpo
USF rocked as the university's Geology Department and the Geology Alumni Society teamed up for the recent "USF GeoExpo." This week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM unearths the facts about the annual event, which gave USF students the chance to...
Steinway School / Inertia: The Musical
It’s probably one of the boldest, most challenging thesis statements ever at the University of South Florida, as an honors student creates a musical. Not a one-man, one-act performance, but a full-on, two-hour original production involving a cast...
Steinway School
Every music student at the University of South Florida will soon be playing Steinway pianos as USF has joined Julliard, The Yale School of Music, and over one hundred other institutions as “All-Steinway Schools.” This week’s University Beat on WUSF...
Miles for Moffitt
“Five years, five races, one cause” is the motto of this year’s “Miles for Moffitt,” and that cause is helping Moffitt Cancer Center researchers find a cure for cancer. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM has a preview.
Miles for Moffitt / Children's Mental Health Research
For almost a quarter of a century, the University of South Florida has hosted children’s mental health research experts at an annual conference to talk about what’s working—and not working—in their field. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM...
Karst Collection / PaperFree Medicine Update
The University of South Florida is involved in a program that will create new jobs and improve medical care around the state. It’s no small feat, as USF Health is on the frontline of high-tech medicine thanks to nearly six million dollars from a...
Hospice Students / Afghanistan-Pakistan Conference
The University of South Florida recently hosted a three-day symposium that included a speech by U.S. CentCom Commander, General David Petraeus. He and over two dozen experts from around the world gathered to talk about the people and policies of...
Hospice Students
An unusual clerkship at the USF College of Medicine takes students out of the classroom and puts them in the home of a terminal patient. This week's University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM shows you how the hospice experience is creating more empathetic...
Karst Collection
Karst is a landscape that’s all around us here in Florida, and USF is putting together a collection of karst research—and researchers—that rivals anything similar anywhere in the world. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-FM introduces you to some...
Dance Marathon / Summer Camps Preview Part 1
With all this cold weather lately, it’s hard to believe it’s right around the corner: summer camp! In the first of a special two-part preview, this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM looks at an Oceanography Camp at USF Saint Petersburg that...
Engineers Without Borders
Miles for Moffitt
Impact Sight
Going Green Expo
High-Tech Mobility
KnowHow2Go
Dementia Device
Upward Bound
General Surgery Summer Program
USF Health-Panama
Prosthetics-Rock Climbing
Service to the Nation
Festival of Reading and Dementia Device
USF St. Petersburg plays host to the St. Petersburg Times 16th Annual Festival of Reading Saturday, October 25. University Beat has a preview of the event and speaks to a pair of USFSP faculty memebers who will put their 'author' hats on and talk...
VSA arts
Washington's Home
Accessi-BULL
International Festival
Prosthetics-Rock Climbing
USF-GI Bill
Practical Politics
Leadership Institute
Ghana Partnership
Ataxia Research
Digital Media in Health Care
HIV Clinical Research
Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center