Student Feature: Newly elected Panhellenic President promotes sisterhood throughout UWF

by Caroline Wolff, Staff Writer

Anyone who knows Lizzie Long knows her as a hard-working, kind-hearted individual that is involved on our campus in many ways.  

The Clearwater native has recently taken on a new position that will play a

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“Silent Sky” coming to UWF

by Aubrey Shelton, Staff Writer

The UWF Department of Theater is opening its doors for a production of Lauren Gunderson’s “Silent Sky” this February in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts Studio Theatre.

Written in 2015, “Silent Sky” follows

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Tea Time: Adapting to Life After College

by Nicole Allen, Staff Writer

The common adult to toddler talking point “What do you want to be when you grow up?” is habitually asked before children can comprehend what growing up entails. We expect fluctuation in a child’s aspirations

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Two UWF professors receive prestigious grant

by Lilly Paradise, Staff Writer

Last week, two professors at the University of West Florida accepted a three year reputable grant. 

Dr. David Ramsey and Dr. Kelly Carr have worked with the Massachusetts Historical Society on a project that consists

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“Campus Conversations” focus on civic engagement, 2020 election and voter rates

by Ashlyn Adams, Staff Writer

Campus Conversations, a dialogue series currently held on the second Wednesday of every month in the UWF Commons, was led by UWF’s Dr. Michelle Williams and tackled issues such as falling voter rates and civic

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This Argo Life: Episode 5—Tips and Tricks for Finals Week

by Nicole Allen

Finals can be stressful, but thanks to your fellow Argos and popular Youtuber and Blogger, Thomas Frank, you can get a leg up on studying with their helpful tips! Listen now for graduation information, testing tips,and suggestions …

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The Age of Pressure: Growing Mental Health Concerns in College Students

by Nicole Allen, Staff Writer

*Shannon’s walls are a prison she has unwillingly constructed. She finds herself, once more, falling into recidivist behaviors—wanting nothing more than to leave the confines of her cell but feeling an ironic sense of comfort …

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UWF looking to bounce back against West Alabama

by Jason Cahn

The final week of the regular season is upon us! Saturday, November 16 the University of West Florida football team is looking to finish up strong with a win against the University of West Alabama Tigers. This

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UWF Beta Alpha Psi wins major award

Submitted by the University of West Florida chapter of Beta Alpha Psi

UWF’s chapter of Beta Alpha Psi was awarded Superior Chapter status by the Board of Directors of the International Chapter. There are only approximately 150 universities worldwide that …

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UWF CAAG teams up with community groups

Submitted by the UWF Child Abuse Awareness Group

Founded just this year, the UWF Child Abuse Awareness Group is teaming up with Escambia County child abuse advocacy center, Gulf Coast Kid’s House, to raise awareness regarding an ongoing problem in

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UWF Student Support Services provides empowerment, engagement and enlightenment

“TRiO was by far the best thing that happened to me in college,” Malcolm Clary, UWF 2018 alumni who graduated with a degree in supply chain logistics management, said. Clary’s first year was a struggle, but with TRiO’s help, he

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Undergraduates Over 40: Musician Finds Her Major at UWF

by Sarah Richards

“I was forty-four when I went back,” Rachel Giordano, a communications major at the University of West Florida, said.  “I had just gotten out of a divorce after twenty-two years of being married. Once that happened, I

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Talking the Talk: UWF Forensics Team kicks off competition season

Submitted by the UWF Forensics Team

On Saturday, Oct. 19 the UWF Forensics Team attended the Cleveland State Forensic Classic Tournament in Cleveland, TN. Team president, Nicole Allen, and team historian, Olivia Gardner, competed to earn spots in the final

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Thinking Outside the Tank: Entrepreneurship Not Just for Business Majors

by Sarah Richards

The UWF Center for Entrepreneurship is a support service for up-and-coming and existing entrepreneurs, acting as a resource for students and faculty.

“For students actually starting a business, we try to pair them with people who have

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Carl Hiaasen, Miami-Herald columnist, speaks on First Amendment, weird Florida, shrinking newsrooms

by Sarah Richards

Photo courtesy of the University of West Florida

“I may be one of the only people in Pensacola to have appeared in an Andy Marlette cartoon and is still smiling,” Miami-Herald columnist, Carl Hiaasen, said at an

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West Florida football looks to pull out all the stops for first home game against Virginia-Lynchburg

by Christian Skewes

Saturday September 21 the West Florida football team (1-1 GSC 1-0) will face off against the Virginia-Lynchburg Dragons (0-2) in non-conference play at Blue Wahoo’s stadium. This game will be sponsored by Baptist Health Care and the …

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UWF football versus Shorter University preview

by Christian Skewes

Saturday, September 14 the UWF football team will face the Shorter University Hawks at Barron Stadium in Rome, Georgia. This game also marks West Florida’s first match up in GSC conference play.

Last week the Argos (0-1 …

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SGA recognizes 2019 UWF football team after winning Division II National Championship

by Caroline Wolff

The Student Government Association presents a framed copy of the 19-20 RS VI Resolution to UWF Head Coach Pete Shinnick, members of the UWF Athletics department and UWF’s football team at the SGA meeting this Friday.

The …

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UWF womens basketball has breakthrough against Mississippi College

by Jerel Ricketts

The University of West Florida Women’s Basketball team defeated the Mississippi College Choctaws 63-59 behind late game heroics from Charlotte Ellmore.

Ellmore led the way for the Argonauts (5-11, 1-7) with 19 points. She also tallied four …

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Mckelphin sinks game winning free throw against Delta State

by D’anthony Bell

The University of West Florida Men’s Basketball team (6-8, GSC 3-4) came out victorious Thursday night at home, 68-67, against Delta State University (7-7, GSC 3-3) with a game winning free throw shot by Junior Tarik McKelphin.…

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UWF football wins programs first national championship

by Mya Clark, Editor

The University of West Florida Argonauts defeated the Minnesota State Viking 48-40 in record breaking fashion at the Division Two Football Championship in McKinney, Texas on Saturday.

Saturday’s matchup made the second appearance at the national …

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Jon Brown, more than an athlete

Photo courtesy of GoArgos.Com, Henry Paulk

by Jason Cahn 

Everyone is afraid of the unknown. And moving to a new state for basketball and school is not something everyone can handle. That feeling of being the new guy on campus …

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