A Tale of Two Cities / St. Pete Conference on World Affairs

St. Pete Conference on World Affairs

Almost forty experts from around the world will speak about a variety of today’s “hot button” international issues at the St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs. The conference takes place at USF St. Pete February 26th through 28th and will feature a wide variety of topics, ranging from developments in Russia and Cuba to the dangers of Ebola and terrorism. We’ll have a preview on this week’s University Beat on this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

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A Tale of Two Cities
USF Theatre and Dance presents the 2015 British International Theatre production A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, adapted by Mike Poulton and directed by guest artist Eduard Lewis.
The show runs Feb. 25 - 27 at 8pm and Feb. 28 at 3pm in Theatre 2, USF Tampa Campus. Advance purchase tickets are $10 students/senior/active military and $15 general admission.
Tickets can be purchased at www.arts.usf.edu or by calling the box office at 813-974-2323.
St. Pete Conference on World Affairs
February 26-28 at USF St. Petersburg Student Center
Conference webpage
Conference Program/schedule
Reservation information
International Career Luncheons information and registration
College students who are interested in international careers:
•Thursday, February 26, 12:30 PM / Careers in the Central Intelligence Agency
•Friday, February 27, 12:40 PM / Careers in the U.S. Foreign Service
Luncheons will be held in the Ocean Room, second floor, Student Center.

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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

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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