Category Archives: Featured

West Florida upsets West Alabama, advances to D-II  semifinals

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida football team defeated the University of West Alabama 28-21 to continue their improbable run into the semifinals of the Division II football playoffs.

Florida natives bring fresh ideas to new downtown brewery

By Rachel Witbracht
Staff writer

If Saturdays really are for the boys and you’re ready to crack open a cold one, Perfect Plain Brewing Co., a new local brewery located in downtown Pensacola, is the place for you.  

UWF Women’s Study Collective, Pensacola Museum of Art exhibits women’s paintings

By Jamir Sellers
Staff writer

Pensacola Museum of Art, connected with the Huntsville Museum of Art, opened their art exhibit Rebels With a Cause: American Impressionist Women organized by the Huntsville Museum of Art on Nov. 28. This exhibit is a series of paintings that have been done by several women in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Argos historic playoff run continues

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The University of West Florida Argonauts football team will continue its historic season by traveling to West Alabama to compete in the NCAA Division II quarterfinals on Saturday. A win would vault the Argos to the Division II semifinals.

Brotherhood exists: the state of my Greek Life

By Wendell Slater
Contributing writer

I am a brother of the multicultural service/social fraternity, Omega Delta Phi. In a recent scathing op-ed, staff writer Steve Likovetz expresses a fear of Greek organizations from the perspective of someone who has never been a part of a Greek organization.

Opinion: America’s two-party system has destroyed Democracy

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

America’s two-party political system has not only ruined any political discourse that people try to have in 2017 but has also ruined any bipartisanship that the government used to try to practice.

UWF student and alum share experiences with iPhone X

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

The fruits of Apple’s labor have produced some of the world’s most widely used and popular technology. Ten years after the first iPhone has been released, the tech company released the iPhone X (or iPhone 10) on Nov. 3 with a retail price starting at $999.

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.