Category Archives: News

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.

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.

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.

UWF Disability Awareness Month ends on the hardwood

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The Mobile Patriots wheelchair basketball team came into town Wednesday and took on staff, faculty and students in the 16th annual exhibition game, which served as the official conclusion of Disability Awareness Month at UWF.

Anti-LGBTQ fliers distributed on UWF campus spark debate on student-run Facebook page

By Rachel Witbracht
Staff writer

On Nov. 1, the students and faculty of the University of West Florida received an email vaguely detailing a vandalism incident that occurred the day prior.

UWF beats Christian Brothers, advances in GSC tournament

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida women’s soccer defeated Christian Brothers on Tuesday with a score of 4-1 to advance them to the semifinals of the GSC tournament.