University Beat

  • Research Vessel

    The W.T. Hogarth, a new, state-of-the-art research vessel is now docked at its home base in St. Petersburg. Go aboard on University Beat.

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  • USF St. Petersburg - Martin Tadlock

    University Beat sits down with USFSP interim Regional Chancellor Martin Tadlock to find out what he’s hearing on campus in the wake of the unexpected departure of Sophia Wisniewska.

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  • USF St. Petersburg - Student Newspaper

    University Beat talks to reporters and editors from the USF St. Petersburg campus newspaper, “The Crow’s Nest,” to discuss the challenges student journalists face covering a controversial story, like the recent departure of Regional Chancellor Sophia Wisniewska.

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  • USF-Dozier Reform School

    USF researchers have been looking at the Dozier Reform School for Boys in Marianna, FL, where students, some who died under mysterious circumstances, were buried.

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

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.

Recent University Beat Episodes

USF St. Petersburg interim Regional Chancellor Martin Tadlock (courtesy USF St. Petersburg)
Radio: USF St. Petersburg - Martin Tadlock (October 23, 2017)
We’re sitting down with the interim Regional Chancellor for USF St. Petersburg, Martin Tadlock, to find out what he’s hearing on campus in the wake of the unexpected departure of Regional Chancellor Sophia Wisniewska. University...
Cover of a recent issue of the USF St. Petersburg "Crow's Nest"
Radio: USF St. Petersburg - Student Newspaper (October 16, 2017)
There’s been turmoil recently on the USF St. Petersburg campus with the unexpected departure of Regional Chancellor Sophia Wisniewska. For the next two weeks, University Beat is going to take a closer look at the story. First, we...
A USF flag hangs over the site where the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute will one day stand in downtown Tampa as part of the Water Street Tampa development. (courtesy  Eric Younghans / USF Health Communications)
Radio: Downtown USF College of Medicine (October 2, 2017)
The University of South Florida’s new Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute is scheduled to open in 2019 as one of the cornerstones of Water Street Tampa. The $3 billion redevelopment of downtown is the idea of...

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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