50th anniversary

911 turns 50

911 turns 50

U.S. children are taught the phone number 911 from a very young age. For many, it is the first phone number ever committed to memory. From house fires to medical emergencies to crimes, this single telephone number has been the unifying place to call when help is needed. Read the full article in the Mar. […]

UWF funding campaign smashes $50 million goal

UWF funding campaign smashes $50 million goal

After 50 years, $50 million was just not enough. The University of West Florida celebrated its 50th Anniversary with a goal-smashing $64.4 million Capital Campaign, raised by almost 20,000 donors, including 55 planned gifts and nearly $18 million in scholarships. “We are truly grateful for the generosity of the community we serve, the alumni we […]