University of West Florida

Sarah Mueller

Florida’s universities say they need more money to hire additional mental health counselors and law enforcement officers. University officials said they’re seeing a dramatic rise in students needing help coping with anxiety, depression and academic stress.

UWF's next president, Martha Saunders.
University of West Florida website

The University of West Florida has selected Provost Martha Saunders to be the sixth president in the school’s history.  Saunders beat out former Senate President Don Gaetz and two other candidates to take the top spot.

Class Gives New Biz Owners Crowdfunding Kickstart

Jun 11, 2015
Steven Depolo Via Flikr

With the new legislation passed this year, crowdfunding is taking another step forward. The University of West Florida and the Florida Small Business Development Center are working to help new business leaders learn to harness the power of the people.