Tyler McConnell

Digital News Intern

Tyler McConnell is a WUSF/USF Zimmerman School digital news intern for spring 2019.

Tyler is currently a senior working towards a bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a concentration on public relations at USF. Tyler spent two years of high school in New York before finishing his diploma in Jacksonville.

Tyler is currently the assistant director of sports at USF’s Bulls Radio and has had internships with the Muma College of Business and Full Circle PR.

Saratoga Apartments in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg Housing Authority

The St. Petersburg Housing Authority was recently cited by a federal agency for allowing its chief executive officer to live at an apartment complex designated for low-income families.

Aldo Puccini

The St. Petersburg Police opened a new $78.5 million headquarters on Friday that will modernize the force and enhance training for its officers. 

HistoryMiami Museum

When most people think of Sir Winston Churchill, they think of the man who led the United Kingdom in the 1940s and 1950s. They probably don’t know that he also had ties to Cuba and Florida.

Florida Department of Health stock photo

A group of hospitals and the Florida Department of Health are joining forces to assess the health needs of the Tampa Bay area.

Daylina Miller/WUSF Public Media

Hear ye, hear ye! Tampa is stepped back in time this weekend with the 40th annual Bay Area Renaissance Festival at the Museum of Science and Industry.

Corporation for National and Community Service

Volunteering for Americans 55 and older has proven to be more than an excellent way to serve their community-- but to also improve their overall health.

An independent study by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) shows that after volunteering for two years, 84 percent of seniors reported improved health and fewer symptoms of depression.

Girls Who Code

The gender gap in the computer science industry continues to be an issue. But a national organization  equipping young women with coding skills is hoping to change that by increasing its presence in the Tampa Bay area.

Sustainable Urban Agriculture Coalition

Urban farmers, craft brewers, and sustainable living all come together for the “We Dig St. Pete” beer and garden tour on Saturday.