Home / Steven Gallo (page 6)

Steven Gallo

Steven is a reporter for WUFT News who may be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news @wuft.org

Another Pavarotti in the making?

When University of Florida students travel abroad, they sometimes find themselves in unique situations. Take for instance Steven Gallo’s recent study abroad trip to Italy. Just outside his window he encountered a man who could just be the next Luciano Pavarotti. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/TenorintheWindow2.mp3]

Read More »

UF researchers use unmanned plane to gather research information

Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo interviewing IFAS doctoral student John Perry (photo by Caitlin Lawrence) What do University of Florida faculty members and 9-foot-long remote controlled airplanes have in common? As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo reports, a collaborative effort at the University is launching wildlife research to new heights. …

Read More »

Crystal River Nuclear Plant now on the path to full repair

Progress Energy Florida has decided to repair rather than close its Crystal River Plant. Initial damage to the plant’s containment building occurred in late 2009 while workers were creating an opening in the structure to facilitate the replacement of the steam generators inside. WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo spoke with Florida Progress …

Read More »

Burn ban lifted for Alachua County

A 3 week long burn ban for Alachua County has now been lifted. The board of County Commissioners voted to end the ban today after reviewing the current wildland fire conditions and area weather forecast. WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo spoke with Alachua County Spokesman, Mark Sexton who says the burn ban …

Read More »

Fire poses potential problem for Levy County drivers

Goethe State Forest was ablaze earlier tonight in Eastern Levy County. The Florida Highway Patrol says variable winds may move smoke over roadways and affect visibility around the area of State Road 121 and County Road 337. FHP spokesman Lieutenant Patrick Riordan says motorists should be cautious if driving in …

Read More »

UF pushing safety over punishment in substance abuse cases

A new University of Florida policy seeks to reduce student health risks involving alcohol or drugs. As Florida’s 89-point-one WUFTF-M’s Steven Gallo reports, students will not face disciplinary action for reporting serious incidents of excessive drinking or drug use. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/UFAlcoholPolicy.mp3]

Read More »

Area food bank faces donation shortage

A recent lack of funding has a local food bank struggling to help those in need. Florida’s 89-point-one WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo has more on the Gainesville organization that seeks to feed the hungry. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/BreadoftheMightyWrap.mp3]

Read More »

Santa Fe Spring Arts Festival poster unveiled

Gainesville painter Harriet Huss revealed her image celebrating the 42nd annual Santa Fe Spring Arts Festival Thursday afternoon. The artist autographed copies of the poster at a reception on the Santa Fe College campus. Huss says she draws much of her inspiration from nature here in Florida. “I feel like …

Read More »