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Court looks at allowing guns in university housing

July 8, 2015

By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA After a high-profile legislative debate this spring about concealed weapons on college campuses, a state appeals court is poised to hear arguments in a dispute about whether guns…

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UWF Foundation announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

July 7, 2015

UWF Foundation announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors Press Release: The University of West Florida Foundation, Inc., today announced its 2015-2016 Board of Directors, as new members were appointed to four-year terms beginning July 1, 2015. “We…

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PSC Names New Head Softball Coach: Lyndsey Angus

July 1, 2015

Press Release: Pensacola State College has named Lyndsey Angus as the new head softball coach, Athletic Director Bill Hamilton announced today. Currently on the University of New Mexico’s Lobo softball staff, she will begin her career…

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UWF moves up to fifth in performance

June 22, 2015

The University of West Florida has jumped from 12th to 5th in the state’s performance based funding (PBF) measurement system. Dr. Judy Bense sent out this letter: Dear Colleagues, In 2014, the Florida Board of Governors…

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School enrollment is flat in Escambia County

June 17, 2015

Less than year after Escambia County voters approved an extension of the sales tax for public schools–and two weeks after he pre-filed for a third term, Superintendent Malcolm Thomas is ready to launch a huge construction…

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Brevard School Board selects new superintendent

June 17, 2015

Most large school districts in Florida have an appointed school superintendents. Escambia County is the largest district that still elects its school leader. Yesterday, the Brevard County School Board picked Desmond Blackburn to be the new…