The UWF Speech and Debate Team (forensics) is a nationally ranked competitive speech team focused on training students to achieve excellence in public speaking, argumentation, and oral interpretation of literature. The team travels to intercollegiate tournaments throughout the U.S. during the fall and spring semesters. Membership on the Team is open to all UWF undergraduates. Not only is this activity a place to refine your existing public speaking, performance, and debate skills but an arena to test your talents against some of the finest students in the country.
Club Ad at the University of West Florida is a student chapter affiliated with the Pensacola Bay Area Advertising Federation and its parent, the American Advertising Federation. Club Ad affords students greater insight into the field of advertising than can be accomplished in academic course preparation alone. Club Ad helps prepare students for Hot Shop, UWF's NSAC competition team. Hot Shop is the nations only three-time national advertising champion.
The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is a professional organization dedicated to the unification of public relations practitioners and to their professional development. Joining FPRA affords you the invaluable opportunity to improve your public relations skills, and exchange information and experiences with other public relations practitioners. Full-time students enrolled in public relations at an accredited university can become members. FPRA scholarships are awarded to UWF students every year.
The Voyager is the student-run, award winning school newspaper of the University of West Florida. Students working with The Voyager experience the thrill of working in a time-sensitive, information-sensitive newsroom environment while honing their writing, communication and business skills. Visit the Voyager's home on the internet for late breaking campus and community news.