UWF Campus

League opposes Gaetz for UWF presidency

September 14, 2016

This letter was sent to the University of West Florida Board of Trustees: September 14, 2016 Attn: Mr. Lewis Bear, Jr. Mr. Mort O’Sullivan Mr. Richard “Dick” Baker Mr. Greg Britton Mr. Dave Cleveland Dr. Theodore…


UWF Faculty Senate: Anybody but Gaetz

September 12, 2016

Last Friday, the University of West Florida Faculty Senate passed a resolution–12 in favor, 5 opposed, 3 abstentions–not supporting State Sen. Don Gaetz for UWF president and recommending the UWF Presidential Search Committee and UWF Board…

University of West Florida President Dr. Judy Bense gets ready to cut the ribbon during the  Historic Trust Officer's Compound Ribbon Cutting at the University of West Florida Historic Trust behind the TT Wentworth Museum.
Education Pensacola

New Commanding Officer’s Compound unveiled

September 8, 2016

The University of West Florida Historic Trust hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate the Fort of Pensacola’s Commanding Officer’s Compound, a new outdoor exhibit located in Museum Plaza behind the T.T. Wentworth Florida State…

Education Politics

Good leaders take ownership

September 8, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward has seen his job approval rating drop to the mid-30’s after seeing it soar to nearly 70 percent during his first five years in office. City residents believe the county commission, school…

Education Entertainment

Maritime Heritage Trail now open

September 6, 2016

The City of Pensacola in partnership with the University of West Florida Historic Trust are installing the panels needed to open the Pensacola Maritime Heritage Trail. The Pensacola Maritime Heritage Trail documents Pensacola’s rich maritime history…


Escambia schools stay open

September 1, 2016

Superintendent Malcolm Thomas has confirmed that all Escambia County School District schools and offices will remain open on Thursday, Sept. 1 and Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. All schools will follow regular start time and dismissal schedules.…


Gaetz, Saunders advance for UWF presidency

August 31, 2016

STATE CAPITAL BRIEFS (EVENING EDITION): WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31, 2016 THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA GAETZ ADVANCES IN UWF PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH Former state Senate President Don Gaetz and Martha Saunders, a University of West Florida provost and…


UWF students present Irish Experience works

August 31, 2016

Theatre, art and music students from the University of West Florida will present artistic works as a culmination of the 2016 Irish Experience program, “From the Emerald Coast to the Emerald Isle.” UWF’s Irish Experience program…