News and Events
Using an RSS feed from the UWF Newsroom (or other comparable service) and UWF Event Calendar, this content type automatically generates a list of 3 news stories and 3 featured events.
This uses multiple RSS feeds that not everyone has access or experience with this, so do not hesitate to contact Web Support for assistance.
UMC Communications is the main point of contact between members of the media and faculty/staff at the University. Please review their policies and procedures if you have any questions regarding how to submit newsworthy stories to the UWF Newsroom or how to feature events through the UWF Event Calendar.
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At a Glance
News & Events: News and Events [RSS] contains the following elements:
- Name - Used in Sitemanager only. This does NOT show up on your webpage.
- News Title - Descriptive headline for the Event feed.
- News RSS - If you are unfamiliar with RSS links please contact email@example.com.
- Events Title - Descriptive headline for the Event feed.
- Events RSS - If you are unfamiliar with RSS links please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
News and Events: Live Example
- Fri, 12 Oct 2018 19:22:12 +0000UWF Department of Music presents the Symphonic Band in concert
- Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:22:03 +0000Gift from longtime donor to provide scholarships for UWF students
- Thu, 11 Oct 2018 21:41:04 +0000UWF Department of Music presents Dr. Sheila Dunn, Blake Riley and Dr. Allanda Small in a faculty recital
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:30:00 GMTWed, 17 Oct 2018 21:30:00 GMT
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMTSat, 20 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:00:00 GMTMon, 22 Oct 2018 14:00:00 GMT