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Founded in 1963, the University of West Florida is a vibrant, distinctive institute of higher learning with undergraduate, graduate and targeted research programs. With multiple locations in Northwest Florida, the University serves a student population of more than 12,000. Dedicated to helping students realize their full potential, UWF favors small class sizes with quality teacher-scholars who deliver personalized, innovative, hands-on learning and leadership opportunities.

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11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, Florida 32514

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The Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida recently hosted a business plan competition to conclude its inaugural Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program, an entrepreneurial training initiative for veterans in the state of Florida seeking to start their own businesses. Read more: http://uwf.im/294kjaB #UWFNews #UWFCOB
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In a new column, Phyllis K. Pooley, director of special projects at the Office of Economic Development and Engagement at the University of West Florida, discusses how home prices have fared since the Great Recession of 2007-09. She examines whether the region is heading toward another housing bubble. Read more: http://uwf.im/28UDAKE #UWFNews
The current consensus amongst experts seem to be that while housing prices are climbing, they are doing so because...Housing bubble
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Julia Montgomery, international trade specialist for the Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida, recently traveled to Mexico City as part of a trade mission sponsored by Enterprise Florida and the U.S. Commercial Service. Read more: http://uwf.im/1UAaD9Z #UWFNews
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The University of West Florida has entered into a gift agreement with the Pensacola Museum of Art to transfer the museum to the University of West Florida – effective July 1, 2016.

This agreement will complement art education at UWF as the University assumes responsibility for nurturing an endowment and maintaining the museum’s art collection – including several hundred pieces of 20th and 21st century art on paper, as well as three-dimensional works. Read more: http://uwf.im/1UzoyZU #UWFNews
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Alumnus, Tanner Brunnworth, shares his #UWF experience: http://uwf.im/1XnOlKs #IAMUWF
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The Palafox Historic District, spanning from Chase to Zaragoza streets and Spring to Tarragona streets in downtown Pensacola, is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places thanks to the organizing efforts of University of West Florida public history alumna Cynthia Catellier. Read more: http://uwf.im/1Xe11n6 #UWFNews #UWFCASSH
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Alumna, Nicole Stacey, shares her UWF experience: http://uwf.im/291lZli #IAMUWF
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Junior, Amanda Hayes, shares her #UWF experience: http://uwf.im/28PgoO2 #IAMUWF
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Junior, Praise Pettus, shares her #UWF experience: http://uwf.im/1UAbc3q #IAMUWF
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Local high school students with an interest in cybersecurity will have an opportunity to attend a five-day camp this summer where they will be mentored by University of West Florida faculty and students.

The UWF Pathways to Cyber Summer Camp, hosted by the UWF Center for Cybersecurity, will be held July 18-22 at the University’s Pensacola Campus. The Center is also offering an all-day cybersecurity workshop for high school teachers on Aug. 1. Read more: http://uwf.im/1XnLvoU #UWFNews
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The University of West Florida Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice is currently hosting 24 students and three instructors from Scotland from June 11-25 as a part of an annual international exchange program. The two-week visit will provide the Scottish students an in-depth study of the U.S. criminal justice system – in and out of the classroom. Read more: http://uwf.im/1Xner0m #UWFNews #UWFCEPS UWF College of Education and Professional Studies
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Elizabeth Jones, an engineering student at the University of West Florida and a military veteran, is one of only eight students in the United States to receive the Google Student Veterans of America Scholarship of $10,000 for the 2016-17 academic year. As part of its commitment to military veterans, the global technology leader partnered with Student Veterans of America to establish the highly competitive national scholarship program. Read more: http://uwf.im/1Xc673g #UWFNews #UWFHMCSE
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