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Martha Saunders

Education Pensacola

UWF State of the University raises the bar

October 2, 2017

Unlike Mayor Ashton Hayward, Dr. Martha Saunders, president of the University of West Florida, isn’t afraid to address her constituents – UWF faculty, staff, students and alumni- in an auditorium and outline her goals for the…

Education

Podcast: UWF reorganization

August 8, 2017

Dr. Martha Saunders, president of the University of West Florida, talked on “Pensacola Speaks” about her new cabinet appointments and the merger of Student Affairs and Enrollment Affairs. “This way we have a seamless relationship with…

Education

Shake-up and reorganization at UWF

August 1, 2017

University of West Florida President Martha Saunders recently announced new appointments to the University’s executive leadership team as well as the merger and development of two divisions. “I have had the privilege of working with these…

Education

New UWF prez discusses plans [podcast]

September 16, 2016

On Thursday, the University of West Florida Board of Trustees selected Dr. Martha Saunders as the next president of the university. Dr. Saunders appeared n “Pensacola Speaks” to discuss her plans. “Well, I think if you…

Business Education

Saunders and Studer on Pensacola Speaks

September 15, 2016

Newly selected UWF president Martha Saunders will be my guest on “Pensacola Speaks” today at 5:33 p.m. In the first half hour, we will have Quint Studer to talk about his upcoming column in the Pensacola…

Education

Official statement on selection of Martha Saunders

September 15, 2016

Today, the University of West Florida Board of Trustees named Dr. Martha Saunders the sixth president of the University, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Saunders will replace UWF President Dr. Judith Bense, who is set to retire…

Education

UWF Board selects Saunders as next president

September 15, 2016

The University of West Florida Board of Trustees selected Dr. Martha Saunders as its next president, by a 9-4 vote. Before the Board voted by paper ballot, the members spoke about the process and the finalists.…

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…

Politics

Pensacola wrap-up: week ending Sept. 3

September 3, 2016

The August primaries came and went with few surprises. Sen. Marco Rubio (R) and Rep. Patrick Murphy (D) face off in the U.S. Senate race. State Rep. Matt Gaetz (R) and Steven Specht (D) face each…