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University of West Florida


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…

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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…


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…


UWF breaks enrollment record

August 25, 2016

The University of West Florida has surpassed 13,000 in enrollment for the first time in the institution’s history, reaching 13,030 students for the Fall 2016 semester, as of today, Aug. 24, 2016. “We have a lot…


PMA presents Dali exhibition, starting Sept. 9

August 24, 2016

The Pensacola Museum of Art, part of the University of West Florida, will present “Controversial Lines: Late Prints” by Salvador Dali from Sept. 9, 2016, through Jan. 7, 2017. An opening reception will be held at…


Papa Gaetz applies for UWF presidency

August 15, 2016

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA State Sen. Don Gaetz is among more than 70 applicants seeking to become the next president of the University of West Florida. Gaetz, 68, a Niceville Republican who…


Props Craft Brewery lands grant for expansion

August 10, 2016

The University of West Florida Office of Economic Development and Engagement has awarded a $150,000 grant to Props Craft Brewery LLC allowing the craft brewery to expand into the mass manufacturing and distribution market by opening…