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UWF STEM Scholars Program receives INSIGHT into Diversity Magazine Inspiring Programs in STEM award

The University of West Florida STEM Scholars Program, in the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering, has been named a recipient of the Insight Into Diversity magazine 2024 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award. The Inspiring Programs in STEM Award honors colleges and universities that encourage and assist students from underrepresented groups to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, known as STEM.

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University of West Florida Pensacola campus becomes home to a ‘Moon Tree’

Today, the University of West Florida celebrated the planting of a “Moon Tree” seedling that flew around the moon on NASA’s Artemis 1 mission in 2022. UWF was selected from hundreds of organizations that applied to receive a seedling. UWF President Martha D. Saunders unveiled the loblolly pine during a ceremony at the north lawn […]

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Media invited to NASA Artemis ‘Moon Tree’ unveiling ceremony

WHAT: UWF President Martha D. Saunders will celebrate the unveiling of UWF’s NASA Artemis “Moon Tree.” The “Moon Tree” seedling flew around the moon on NASA’s Artemis 1 mission in 2022. UWF was selected from hundreds of organizations that applied to receive a seedling. WHEN: June 20, 2024 TIME: 1 p.m. WHERE:North Lawn of the […]

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