Category Archives: Sights & Sounds

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.

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.

Pensacola parties with pups for annual Barktoberfest

By Anna Smith
Staff writer

The Pensacola Humane Society hosted the 16th annual Barktoberfest on Oct. 28 at Freedom Park in Historic Seville Square in Downtown Pensacola to benefit the organization’s animal welfare efforts.

Pensacola participates in 58th annual Greek Festival

By Rachel Witbracht
Staff writer

Pensacola natives are familiar with the abundance of street festivals that frequent the social calendar, and the annual Greek Festival is a fall favorite of many.

UWF kicks off Homecoming Week

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

The heat and humidity could not stop University of West Florida students from gathering for the Cannon Fest to kick off Homecoming Week for the 2017 school year.

The Irish experience on stage

By Anna Smith
Staff writer

The Center for Fine and Performing Arts at the University of West Florida hosted the Irish Experience Presentation where students who were a part of the 2017 study-abroad Ireland Experience Project could present their works of art.

TAG taken over by UWF art teacher in first exhibition

By Morgan Givens
Staff Writer

Variety with a common message: that is how featured artist Marzia Ransom’s Ars Musae was described — the first art exhibition of the fall semester which has been showcased in the Center for Fine Performing Arts at the University of West Florida from July to early September.

Opinion: Bands on the Beach is the place to be Tuesdays during the summer

By Shawna Moore
Staff Writer

Almost every Pensacolian has heard of the free, weekly concert series “Bands on the Beach” on Pensacola Beach on Tuesdays from April through October. I know many of my friends go on Tuesday nights and often try to get me to go as well, but for some reason I never could make it. But I went for the first time recently, and I am so glad I did.

Jazz combo, ensemble dazzle audience in last performance of semester

By Juliana Liévano Uribe
Staff Writer

The jazz combo and jazz ensemble gave their last concert of the Spring 2017 semester on April 25, and the audience enjoyed every single tune. The two bands played at the Mainstage Theatre in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at University of West Florida.

RHA and Housing Host Carnival on the Cannon Greens

By Taylor Hall
Staff Writer

UWF’s Cannon Green featured three inflatables and information booths on Tuesday during lunch hours as the Residence Hall Association and Housing and Residence Life hosted a carnival.

RHA and Housing both had booths for the events focusing on promoting room selection and a chance to relax during midterms.