Tell Me About It

“Tell Me About It” is a weekly audio storytelling series hosted by Sue Wagner, WUFT community relations coordinator, focusing on events, organizations and research projects by those that helped create them and those that have benefited.

Joey’s Wings 2021 5K Run/Walk

Today’s episode features the return of Joey’s Wings, a 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, November 21 at 8:30 a.m. at Westside Park in Gainesville. At the benefit event, runners and walkers of all ages can enjoy a 3.1-mile course, music and food from local restaurants. Joey’s Wings was established in 2014 …

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Downtown Gainesville Festival and Art Show

Today’s episode features the nationally recognized Downtown Gainesville Festival and Art Show on November 6 and 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The 2021 event will transform downtown Gainesville into a masterful blend of art, music, and entertainment. Presented by the City of Gainesville Department of Parks, Recreation and …

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Lubee Bat Fest 2021

Today’s episode features the return of the Lubee Bat Conservancy Bat Festival in Gainesville. The 17th annual family-friendly event, on Saturday, October 23 at 1309 NW 192nd Avenue, focuses on bat conservation awareness, games and activities in the Kid Zone, booths featuring local artisans, food trucks, live music and a …

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Novelist Lauren Groth Author of “Matrix”

Today’s episode features acclaimed novelist, short story writer and Gainesville resident Lauren Groff. She has written four novels and two short story collections, including Fates and Furies and Florida. She shares information on her latest book, Matrix. featuring seventeen-year-old Marie de France, cast out of the royal court by Eleanor …

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Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute

This episode features the Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute, a science and education based non-profit organization in High Springs. Their goal is to document Florida’s springs and educate the public about the threats that face them to ensure future generations can continue to enjoy them. They provide a focal …

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UF CJC Online

Today’s episode features University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Online Master’s program. UF CJC Online offers eight professionally focused master’s specializations designed to challenge, enhance skills and prepare students for exciting careers. Students who complete all degree plan requirements receive a Master of Arts in Mass Communication degree. …

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