UWF Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble in concert

UWF Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble in concert

The UWF Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble on Monday, Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Mainstage Theatre of the Center for Fine & Performing Arts, Building 82, on the Pensacola campus. The program, titled “Mostly Mallets,” will feature works by Blake Tyson, Bob Becker, Emmanuel Séjourné and others. Jonathon Swain, senior, […]

UWF Department of Music presents the Symphonic Band in concert

UWF Department of Music presents the Symphonic Band in concert

The University of West Florida Department of Music will present the Symphonic Band in concert on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Mainstage Theatre of the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, Building 82. Under the direction of Richard Glaze, the Symphonic Band presents its first concert of the season, […]

Howard Reddy, VP of University Advancement, Marcus, Saunders and Kuhl pose with a check at Wahoos Field on Sept. 15, 2018

Gift from longtime donor to provide scholarships for UWF students

The University of West Florida has announced a $118,000 gift to establish the Pat and Hal Marcus Excellence Scholarship. “We are very thankful for Hal’s gift and his continued support of UWF and our programs,” said UWF President Martha D. Saunders. “Our students in the STEM fields work very hard and this scholarship fund recognizes […]

UWF Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble in concert

UWF Department of Music presents Dr. Sheila Dunn, Blake Riley and Dr. Allanda Small in a faculty recital

The University of West Florida Department of Music will present Dr. Sheila Dunn, Blake Riley and Dr. Allanda Small in a faculty recital on Monday, Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be held in the Music Hall at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, Building 82, on the Pensacola campus. The recital will be […]

UWF Notice: Hurricane Michael

  Hurricane Michael Update #5 Oct. 10, 2018 at 4:10 p.m. Below is the latest update regarding Hurricane Michael. Classes and normal business operations on the University of West Florida Pensacola campus will resume at 7:59 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11. The UWF Emerald Coast location will remain closed on Thursday, Oct. 11. This includes […]

Students meet with local business partners at the Career Development and Community Engagement career fair

UWF Community Partner Spotlight honors local organizations engaged in education

The University of West Florida Office of Career Development and Community Engagement is recognizing area partners through its new Community Partner Spotlight program. This quarterly recognition showcases the University-wide impact of UWF’s mutually-beneficial, long-standing partnerships and highlights partners with significant engagement with the University. “Community and economic engagement is one of the five key directions […]

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UWF Department of Music presents the UWF Singers and Concert Choir in concert

The University of West Florida Department of Music will present the UWF Singers and Concert Choir in concert on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held in the Music Hall of the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, Building 82. Under the direction of Dr. Peter Steenblik, the UWF Singers and Concert Choir […]

A chemistry class at the University of West Florida.

Chemistry success starts at UWF

Two students who were part of the first group of UWF Chemistry Scholars have recently earned their doctorate in biochemistry. Janae Baptiste, ’13 and Josh Brown, ’12 both attended the University of Maryland, Baltimore County for their doctoral studies. Baptiste, a biochemistry major at UWF, now serves as a post-doctoral research associate and adjunct professor […]

UWF Cybersecurity students received their award at the ITEN WIRED competition

UWF cybersecurity students win ITEN WIRED competition

Six University of West Florida cybersecurity students won the ITEN WIRED cybersecurity competition, Operation Poseidon’s Trident, on Oct. 1 at Hilton Pensacola Beach. Isaac Beagle, Jeff Holland, Michael Mitchell, Thomas Thibaut, Emily Vaughn and Taylor West outperformed their competitors with a score of 385 points. Pensacola State College finished runner-up with 325 points, followed by […]

The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents “Cultural Commodities: The Transformation of African Spiritual Objects”

The Art Gallery at the University of West Florida presents “Cultural Commodities: The Transformation of African Spiritual Objects” from Oct. 4 through Oct. 27. A reception will take place on Thursday, Oct. 4 from 5-7 p.m. and a panel discussion on Oct. 11 from 5:30-7 p.m. The UWF College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, […]

Parkinson’s Disease research led by UWF professor

A University of West Florida research team, led by associate professor Dr. Youngil Lee, recently conducted a study regarding Parkinson’s Disease in the Usha Kundu, M.D. College of Health Department of Exercise Science and Community Health. The UWF team’s research demonstrates in animal models how regular endurance exercise regenerates dopaminergic neurons destroyed by Parkinson’s Disease, […]

UWF Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble in concert

UWF Department of Theatre presents “The School for Scandal”

The University of West Florida Department of Theatre presents “The School for Scandal,” a play by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Performances will be held Oct. 12, 13, 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 14 and 21 at 2:30 p.m. All performances will take place in the Mainstage Theatre of the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, […]