UWF holds Women in Leadership conference

Sydney O’Gwynn
Staff Writer

The Executive Mentor Program in the University of West Florida’s Department of Business held their second annual Women in Leadership conference in the University Commons on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.…

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UWF baseball, softball recap

Mike Piro
Staff Writer

Softball

The University of West Florida softball team was swept in a three game series against North Alabama this past weekend.

The Lady Argonauts (1-7, 0-3 Gulf South Conference) lost 7-0 in the first game, 5-1 …

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Students learn about history, spirituality in Labyrinth walk

Alina Newman
Staff Writer

I walked into the darkness, aware of nothing, until my eyes adjusted to dimly lit tea candles arranged around the winding black circle of the Labyrinth. The sound of authentic chanting by Gregorian monks reached my …

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Interview with the President

Jason Dustin
Staff Writer

Who is University of West Florida President Judith Bense?

She described the Panama City landscape of her childhood as two-part: the familiar and public coastal strip, and the rural setting of her family’s dairy farm.

It …

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T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum unveils portrait

Jason Dustin
Staff Writer

The British surrendered Pensacola in 1781, but the battle for the truth is still being waged.

University of West Florida President Judith Bense, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward and Congressman Jeff Miller gathered at UWF’s T.T. Wentworth …

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SGA president vetoes Poll Integrity Act

Kenneth King
Staff Writer

The Student Government Association President, Ethan Friedland, vetoed the highly contested Poll Integrity Act, which prohibits candidates from physically presenting themselves at informal voting centers.

An attempt to overturn Friedland’s veto failed, despite having passed in …

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Employers seek out students in Reverse Career Fair

Alina Newman
Staff Writer

Pensacola business representatives reached out to University of West Florida students at the second annual Reverse Career Fair last Wednesday in the Conference Center and Ballroom.

The Reverse Career Fair took the awkwardness out of job-hunting, …

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Sushi with Gusto holds first Sushi 101 class

Alisa Festagallo
Staff Writer

Fifteen students participated in the first free Sushi class offered at UWF on Wednesday, Feb 4.

Smith OO, Sushi chef and supervisor for Sushi with Gusto, runs a sushi bar on South beach and has been …

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CAB hosts Mental versus Magic

Kaitlin Englund
Staff Writer

The Commons Auditorium boomed with laughter Thursday night as comedian and magician Ben Seidman and hypnotist Chris Jones, otherwise known as chrisjones, performed their Vegas-style routines for Campus Activity Board’s Mental versus Magic event.

Seidman was …

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UWF football signing day 2015 recap

Marsha Wood (Staff Writer) and Christian Graves (Sports Editor)

The University of West Florida formally announced its football program’s first-ever signing class at the Argonaut Athletic Club on Wednesday during its 2015 football signing day press conference.

Head coach Pete …

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