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 […]

UWF earns highest marks in University history in key Board of Governors’ metrics

The University of West Florida displayed a strong performance in metrics measuring retention, median wages upon graduation and high-impact practices in the Florida Board of Governors’ 2023-24 performance-based funding model. The results, announced at a Board of Governors meeting today, showed UWF earned some of its highest marks in University history and landed in the […]

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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