President Saunders' Blog
President Saunders shares how the University is launching the next generation of big thinkers who will change the world.
Among the PinesJune 24, 2019 | Martha D. Saunders, Ph.D.
At UWF, we are fortunate to have a glorious, 1,600-acre campus of natural grandeur, bordered by two rivers and a coastal bay. Abounding in natural beauty and offering ample space to grow, there is truly no limit for what we can accomplish at UWF.
Women in STEMApril 30, 2019 | Martha D. Saunders, Ph.D.
STEM professionals earn 30 to 35 percent more than their peers in non-STEM jobs. Despite these numbers, women, who average more than 60 percent of most public university student populations, make up only about one-third of the world’s STEM graduates; and only 24 percent of workers in STEM are women.
The Best and Brightest Choose UWFDecember 4, 2018 | Martha D. Saunders, Ph.D.
They’re among the best and the brightest in the nation, and they’re brand new to campus. I recently had the pleasure of meeting a group of first-year students who are not your average freshmen. These nine young adults are an elite bunch known as UWF’s “Top Scholars.”
STEAM Art Installation Integrates Humanities and SciencesNovember 15, 2018 | Martha D. Saunders, Ph.D.
The Reubin O'D. Askew Institute of Multidisciplinary Studies increases the visibility of science, technology, engineering, art and math initiatives. One of the Institute’s initiatives is a call to artists for the production of public art with a STEAM emphasis that will be installed on UWF’s Pensacola campus.
UWF Global Online Makes UWF a Leader in Online LearningSeptember 26, 2018 | Martha D. Saunders, Ph.D.
As we enter into the 20th anniversary of online learning at UWF, we’re reaching further and developing new ways to deliver online learning and connecting to the community, the region and the world.
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