National Championship for BTWH grad Alex Leatherwood

January 9, 2018

If you watched Alabama best Georgia in the BCS Championship last night, you heard the announcers talk about a freshman left tackle facing the tough Bulldog defense. That freshman was Alex Leatherwood of Pensacola’s Booker T.…


Over 3100 students make UWF President and Dean lists

January 3, 2018

A total of 3,158 undergraduate students enrolled during the Fall 2017 semester at the University of West Florida were named to the President’s or Dean’s Lists. The President’s List features 1,196 students who earned a semester…


UWF Commencement honors Marny Gilluly, Fred Levin

December 18, 2017

The University of West Florida hosted its Fall 2017 Commencement at the Pensacola Bay Center. Addressing 1,636 graduates, UWF President Martha Saunders noted the significance of the students’ achievements for their individual career pursuits, as well…


Florida SBDC Network sets up office at FAU

November 29, 2017

The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, the state’s principal provider of small business assistance, and Florida Atlantic University (FAU) are announced today a new partnership to establish the Florida SBDC at FAU. Through the…


Japanese Delegation to host panel discussion at UWF

November 20, 2017

With the goal of strengthening the U.S.-Japan alliance and bringing Japanese experiences to the people of Florida, the Cabinet Secretariat of Japan, the University of West Florida (UWF) and the Consulate-General of Japan in Miami present…


UWF suspends a fraternity and sorority for hazing

November 17, 2017

The Tau-Psi chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity has been suspended for a minimum five-year period following the conclusion of an investigation into hazing as well as risk-management and alcohol-related misconduct. The activities occurred at an…