Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering

Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering

The mission of the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering (HMCSE) at the University of West Florida is to provide innovative programs of excellence in education, research, and public and professional service at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. HMCSE promotes the production of highly competitive graduates as judged by the highest academic standards in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

James Rea
Mr. James Rea

GREAT MINDS Distinguished Lecture Series

HMCSE Great Minds Distinguished Lecture Series continues with a public presentation from Mr. James Rea, Communication Instructor with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science.  In his presentation titled Science Matters: On the Importance of Communicating Science to All, Mr. Rea will present a public discussion about the importance of, and challenges in, communicating complex scientific topics to a public audience. 

This event will be held at the Institute for Machine and Human Cognition (IHMC) at 40 S. Alcaniz Street, Pensacola, FL, and will start with a reception at 5:30 prior to the 6:00 start of the presentation and discussion.  Read more on Mr. James Rea and RSVP. 

Building 58C Rendering 1
Lab Sciences Annex (Building 58C). Copyright 2017 Caldwell Associates.

New State-of-the-Art Facility

The Natural Sciences Lab Annex is currently under construction with an estimated opening date in the Fall of 2019. It will house the teaching facilities for the biology and chemistry programs that includes 12 new high-tech teaching laboratories. The new facility will provide additional space to serve the growing number of STEM students at UWF. 

Visual updates and project timeline


Shrinking the Campus, Enhancing Retention

Take an inside look at the Hal Marcus College of Engineering Retention efforts: A STEM Success Story.
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