Browsing Tag



Tate High and UWF win CyberThon challenge

January 23, 2017

More than 140 local students from dozens of schools across Northwest Florida participated in CyberThon 2017 last weekend, the third annual cybersecurity challenge event hosted by the AFCEA Blue Angels Pensacola Chapter. Following two days of…

Education Pensacola

UWF Historic Trust: Want to be a part of history?

January 11, 2017

The University of West Florida Historic Trust is seeking volunteers to serve as tour guides, living history interpreters, museum store attendants, and archive and collection assistants at its properties in Historic Pensacola. Starting this month, the…

Business Education

John Appleyard honored at UWF commencement

December 12, 2016

The University of West Florida hosted its Fall 2016 Commencement this weekend at the Pensacola Bay Center. Addressing the graduates, UWF President Judy Bense noted the significance of Commencement ceremonies in marking a momentous milestone from…

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…


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…


A year later, no additions to Maritime Park

July 25, 2016

This time last year, the city of Pensacola was on the cusp of approving a lease agreement that would have brought a $20-million investment to the Vince Whibbs Sr. Community Maritime Park. The University of West…


UWF named a 2016 Great College to Work For

July 20, 2016

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently named the University of West Florida a 2016 “Great College to Work For.” Conducted annually, the Great Colleges to Work For survey collects data and highlights colleges that receive top…

Business Education

How to get a job in Pensacola [podcast]

July 9, 2016

Pensacola has the third best job market in the state of Florida. Dr. Katie Hudon, Assistant Director of Career Services and an instructor at UWF, discusses on “Pensacola Speaks” how the school connects students with job…