Daniel FintonWUSF/USF Zimmerman School Digital News Intern
Daniel Finton is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for the summer of 2021.
Originally from North Port, Florida, Daniel moved to Tampa to study mass communications and journalism at the University of South Florida Tampa campus.
Since becoming a Bull, Daniel has worked as a sports writer for the USF Oracle and continued in multiple freelancing endeavors, which include blogs and his podcast.
Daniel has been writing creatively since elementary school, and has been reporting on soccer since his senior year of high school.
He is excited to spend the summer covering news, making connections and learning with WUSF.
Children’s hospitals — and the young patients they help — are asking Congress to prioritize their growing mental health needs.
The Florida Department of Transportation has rejected plans to light bridges in St. Petersburg and Sarasota in honor of Pride Month, but went back on a similar denial in Jacksonville.
Early findings from a recent USF survey show that many are still unsure about the safety of hurricane shelters in spite of the COVID-19 vaccine becoming available.
A number of performing arts centers and other venues in the greater Tampa area are starting to increase the amount of people they’re allowing in.