Monthly Archives: September 2015

Pensacola seafood festival kicks off downtown festival season

Emily Doyle

Staff Writer

The 38th Annual Pensacola Seafood Festival kicked off Fall this weekend, giving the community a chance to come together and experience delicious seafood, live music and a variety of original artwork.

The festival is …

Nomadic eats


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Tom Moore

Contributing Writer

As the debate over allowing food trucks into downtown Pensacola rages, there is at least one food truck that is already operating in Pensacola.

Nomadic Eats is a vendor truck that caters …

Madness takes its toll at theatre department’s “Rocky Horror” production


Audience members participating in the costume contest before the performance.
Photo by Kaitlin Englund.

Kaitlin Englund

Life and Entertainment Editor

Hundreds of people funneled into the University of West Florida Mainstage Theatre Saturday night for one of UWF’s most …

Campus gun bill

Josh Hart

Staff Writer

In a controversial move, Florida lawmakers earlier this month pushed forward a bill that would allow people to carry guns on college campuses. Reactions have been heated, with one reporter saying “the logic couldn’t be

Potential loss in funding creates a dark cloud over university success

bense speech

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Iqueena Hollis

Staff Writer

University of West Florida President Judy Bense highlighted the success of the previous school year in the annual State of the University address on Thursday in the UWF Field House, but also …

Trump continues to gain following


Donald Trump as he announces his candidacy for the U.S. presidency at Trump Tower on June 16, 2016.
Photo courtesy of Christopher Gregory/Getty Images.

Cassie Rhame

Staff Writer

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has stirred up a lot of controversy …

The Exchange displays vocal range


Photo courtesy of Jasmine Romano.

Amanda Gerow

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida Campus Activities Board turned up the volume on Thursday when acapella group The Exchange took to the auditorium stage to kick off the first of …

UWF women’s soccer confident after win against Montevallo

Grier Wellborn

Contributing Writer

Student athletes filled the University of West Florida soccer complex bleachers Tuesday night, Sept. 22, to support the women’s soccer team in its home opener against the University of Montevallo Falcons.

The Argonauts won 2-0, but …

UWF Men’s soccer remains undefeated


Marteinn Urbancic.
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Iqueena Hollis

Staff Writer

The UWF men’s soccer team continued its undefeated season with a win against Spring Hill College on Thursday with a final score of 1-0.

The Argos were able to keep …

Runner’s vision leads to UWF


Renee Cox, a 28-year-old freshmen, who runs on the UWF cross country team, took an unconventional and uncertain path to her athletic scholarship. She said that if she could talk to her 15-year-old self, who quit high school track after