Monthly Archives: November 2017

UWF students walk laps to celebrate those lost to suicide

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

Active Minds at the University of West Florida, with the help of the Sigma Xi fraternity, hosted their 8th annual Seeds of Hope 5K community walk on Saturday night at the UWF track.

UWF student life experiencing setback as two Greek organizations are suspended

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

The University of West Florida has added itself to the growing list of schools around the country that have been negatively affected by misconduct from fraternities and sororities.

Argos finish weekend challenge with overtime victory over Fort Valley State

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

The University of West Florida men’s basketball team emerged undefeated from the GSC-SIAC Crossover Challenge this weekend, but not without outlasting Fort Valley State in a 75-68 overtime victory.

UWF presents strategic plan to Board of Governors

By Rachel Witbracht
Staff writer

The University of West Florida announced its strategic plan at the Florida Board of Governors meeting on Nov. 8, which sets forth the path of the university until 2025.

Keep Pensacola Beautiful enlists UWF for cemetery clean-up

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

University of West Florida students and staff working together with Keep Pensacola Beautiful got their hands dirty on Saturday to help beautify the Mt. Zion Historical Cemetery.

Organization spotlight: Emerald Coastkeeper

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

When asked why she works every day to keep our local environment clean, Emerald Coastkeeper’s Executive Director Laurie Murphy summed it up well.

“Just because we don’t have an oil spill, that does not mean we have an alarming pollution problem,” she said.

Veteran’s Day remembered as more than a day off

By Jamir Sellers
Staff writer

The University of West Florida has canceled classes and some departments will close for the recognition of Veterans Day.  

Skylab: a hidden gem at UWF

By Anna Smith
Staff writer

On the fifth floor of the John C. Pace Library at the University of West Florida, only accessible by elevator, is the Skylab.

Argos secure winning season: Playoffs within reach

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

More than 5,000 fans witnessed the University of West Florida secure its first winning season Saturday when the Argos avenged last season’s 51-3 shellacking by dominating the mighty Lions of the University of North Alabama 30-7.

Students, faculty display inspirational artwork through ReSource exhibit

By Jamir Sellers
Staff writer

The University of West Florida’s Art Gallery’s biennial art event, ReSource: UWF Faculty Art Show, will wrap up this month.