Jerry Springer Speaks at Sun Dome Tonight 8 PM

TAMPA, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2008) –TV talk show host Jerry Springer will share a different side of his personality from the one who referees a sometimes unruly television audience when the former Mayor of Cincinatti, political pundit, lawyer, award-winning newscaster and more takes the stage of the USF Sun Dome, Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. His topic is “Media and Society.”

Tickets are on sale only at the Sun Dome ticket office (Entry 3) which is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please call (813) 974-3002 for more information or visit Tickets are $8 for the general public, $3 for USF faculty and staff and free for students.

The University of South Florida is among the nation's top 63 public research universities and one of 39 community engaged public universities as designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. It is one of Florida's top three research universities. USF was awarded more than $300 million in research contracts and grants last year. The University offers 219 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine. The University has a $1.8 billion annual budget, an annual economic impact of $3.2 billion, and serves more than 45,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota-Manatee and Lakeland. USF is a member of the Big East Athletic Conference.

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