“The Great American Trailer Park Musical” opens to audience cheers

By Juliana Lievano

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida Department of Theatre debuted “The Great American Trailer Park Musical” on Oct. 21 at the Center for Fine and Performing.

The night opened with Charles Houghton, chair of the department, …

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Opinion: Bob Dylan remains mysterious after Nobel Prize win

By Josh Hart

Opinions Editor

Bob Dylan, until 2016, has been a figure of contention and division.

In 1966, Dylan, existing as an amphetamine-addled prophet in the Age of Aquarius;  divided the world between the cool and the uncool, the …

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Argos shut out Shorter in first Homecoming football game

By Brooke Weber

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida’s football team remains undefeated at home after shutting out the Shorter University Hawks 36-0 in front of more than 6,500 fans on Oct. 22 for the UWF Homecoming game at …

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Sights and sounds of Cannon Fest

By Emily Doyle

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida held its annual Cannon Fest on Tuesday Oct. 19 on the Cannon Green in celebration of 2016 Homecoming.

Cannon Fest offered an assortment of activities for students, including a photo …

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UWF soccer teams outplay Alabama-Huntsville in Homecoming matchups

By Nathan Cobb

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida hosted the AlabamaHuntsville men’s and women’s soccer teams on Oct. 21. The Argos were victorious in both Homecoming matches.

The women’s team held UAH scoreless throughout the 90 …

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TAG celebrates UWF’s 50th anniversary

By Mary Jo Gruber

Staff Writer

The Art Gallery at the University of West Florida (TAG) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an exhibition of alumni artwork.  The exhibition features artwork from a variety of disciplines and also showcases a …

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The story of Jason and the Argonauts

By Emily Doyle

Staff Writer

The University of West Florida Argonauts are named for Jason and the Argonauts, a Greek myth based on the retrieval of the Golden Fleece by Jason and his army of Argonauts with the intention of …

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Mindfulness: A discussion on reaching everyday Zen

By Juliana Lievano

Staff Writer

A group of professors from the Departments of Psychology and Communications were invited to the “Idea Space,” inside John C. Pace Library at University of West Florida, for the panel discussion “All Eyes on Mindfulness.” …

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Annual wheelchair basketball game pits UWF students, staff against pros

By Mary Jo Gruber

Staff Writer

A team of University of West Florida volunteers faced off against the professional wheelchair basketball team, the Mobile Patriots, on Oct. 12 for UWF’s 15th annual wheelchair basketball game. The night concluded with …

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New media teacher invited to White House

By Tom Moore

Staff Writer

University of West Florida Asst. Prof. Thomas Asmuth attended a White House conference to raise awareness of the growing phenomenon that is the National Makers Movement.

Asmuth was nationally recognized for his contributions to the …

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