Category Archives: Campus Life

Finding your focus

By Juliana Liévano Uribe
Staff Writer

Many students find they have a hard time focusing on getting their work done or studying for a test. Sometimes it’s too noisy, or it’s too quiet, or sometimes they have too many things on their mind and they are not productive.

Find the right fit for your home-away-from-home at UWF

By Alicia Adams
Staff Writer

Students at the University of West Florida have many options when it comes to housing, both on and off campus. There are advantages and disadvantages to both, and students must make the choice that is the best fit for them.

CAB After Dark goes carnival crazy

By Elizabeth Gray
Staff Writer

The UWF Campus Activity Board put on its largest event of the year Friday night.

CAB After Dark was carnival-themed with carnival-style food vendors and 15 novelties and attractions, including a trampoline bungee and a mechanical bull.

Fraternities, sororities unite in newly resurrected Greek Week

By William Watson

Staff Writer

Fraternity and Sorority Life brought back Greek Week last week, after the event was on hiatus for the past few years.

The four-day event started on Wednesday and gave Greek students opportunities to participate in many events on any of the days. The theme for the week was a throwback to the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s and ’90s, and teams were separated into those categories for the events.

CAB After Dark returns

Allison Bew
Staff Writer

From 7-10 p.m. this Friday, CAB will be hosting one of its biggest events of the year: CAB After Dark.

Sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, CAB After Dark is an annual event that will take over part of the Commons parking lot (Lot H). It is a carnival featuring 15 novelties and attractions and five food vendors.

UWF Sport Management students gain real-world experience working at March Madness

By Brooke Weber
Staff Writer

Over spring break, the University of West Florida’s Sport Management Student Association had the opportunity to travel to Orlando for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Division I March Madness Men’s Basketball Tournament.

Breaking the stigma of sexual assault – or at least trying to

By Alicia Adams
Staff Writer

The University of West Florida is making strides in the fight against sexual assault, but that doesn’t mean the world has changed.

CAB skates into the ’80s and ’90s at Throwback Thursday event

By William Watson
Staff Writer

The Campus Activity Board brought a skating rink to the Commons Conference Center for a Throwback Thursday event on March 27.

Opinion: UWF goes crazy for Coke, but is that a good thing?

By Alicia Adams
Staff Writer

Welcome to 2017, an age where the most riveting news on a university campus is the introduction of a new product to the vending machines.

Play in the streets of downtown Pensacola

By Shawna Moore
Staff Writer

Last Saturday, the historic downtown Pensacola hosted its first Ciclovia event.

Ciclovia (Seek-loh-via) originated in South America during the 1970s, and promotes an active, healthy lifestyle and a united community. Over the past 30 years, the movement has reached more than 400 cities across the world.