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University of West Florida


New HAAS Center announced

December 3, 2015

The University of West Florida Center for Research and Economic Opportunity recently announced Zachary Jenkins as the new director of the Haas Center. Jenkins will lead the research and consulting office beginning Dec. 7. “Zach’s academic…


UWF to host keynote speaker about living mentally well

November 13, 2015

Press Release: The University of West Florida’s Counseling and Psychological Services will host “Cracked, Not Broken – The Kevin Hines Story” on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 4 p.m. in the University Commons Auditorium, Building 22, on…


Local College Financial Scorecard

November 2, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education has released its annual college scorecard. Virginia College-Pensacola campus didn’t fare too well. It has the highest average annual cost ($18,211) and the lowest salary after attending ($26,400). Three of every…


UWF tackles dating violence

October 27, 2015

University of West Florida Wellness Services recently partnered with the UWF Department of Social Work to kick off the Red Flag Campaign for dating violence awareness. Adopted by more than 200 colleges and universities nationwide, the…

Education Environment

Podcast: UWF to study artificial reefs

October 12, 2015

The University of West Florida Center for Environmental Diagnostics and Bioremediation, in collaboration with the University of South Alabama and Dauphin Island Sea Lab, was recently awarded a $293,992 grant for artificial reef research. Funds were…


Good news from the blog, Oct. 3 edition

October 3, 2015

Autism Pensacola to be featured on PBS, Oct. 3 Written by Rick Outzen on 27 September 2015 WSRE, PBS for the Gulf Coast, has received word from “American Graduate Day 2015” producers in New York that…


Good news from Pensacola Speaks, Sept. 26

September 26, 2015

Here are few podcasts that you might have missed – you can scroll them below Dr. Brice Harris on job creation incentive program Aiming for Pensacola University of Houston professor Matt Clavin talks about how fugitive…


Good news from the blog, Sept. 26

September 26, 2015

Pensacola Children’s Museum adds private, themed birthday parties for kids Written by Rick Outzen on 20 September 2015 Press release: The University of West Florida Historic Trust announces the addition of pirate and princess themed birthday…


Podcasts: Ninestine and Bense

September 25, 2015

Fresh off of giving her annual State of the University address, UWF President Dr. Judy Bense talks about her university on “Pensacola Speaks.” We also had on the show Tom Ninestine, PNJ Opinion editor. We talked…