Jackson Cardarelli

News Intern

Jackson Cardarelli is a WUSF Public Media radio news intern for fall 2017.

He is a senior at the University of South Florida in Tampa, studying Mass Communications with a concentration in broadcasting and telecommunications. Jackson works at USF’s student-run radio station - Bulls Radio - as an Assistant Director of Programming. He also works as a Resident Assistant on campus, serving the Honors College living learning community.

Jackson has played in several bands and takes an interest in arts and culture. He enjoys producing flyers and artistic designs in Photoshop. He also once won a superlative for “Best Eyebrows.”

Smithsonian Magazine

More than 80 museums across Florida will participate in Smithsonian Magazine's national Museum Day Live! event Saturday.

Around 20 Bay area museums are waiving admission fees to guests with a free ticket.

Residents in cities and counties across Tampa Bay heeded the call to place storm debris on the curbs of their homes. But now, some are worrying the debris still hasn't been collected.

North Tampa Branch Library, HCPLC.org

Hillsborough County Libraries are providing assistance to residents affected by Hurricane Irma. 

Jackson Cardarelli / WUSF Public Media

Days after Hurricane Irma hit Florida, 24 public shelters still remain open across six counties in the Tampa Bay area.

Fifteen of the open facilities are special-needs assistance shelters.

Robert Neff via Wikimedia Commons

While Florida prepares for Hurricane Irma, Tampa Bay hotels are experiencing a cycle of room reservations.

As east coast residents are coming to Tampa, some tourists are leaving the area ahead of the storm.