As Argonauts, we value and celebrate the unique characteristics of each member of our community. Come out monthly to University Common Room 255 to reflect and discuss what we can do together to positively impact our campus community and our greater society, including ways to create and sustain the kind of community where we all feel welcomed and supported.
Global Block Party
The Global Block Party celebrates the departments and student groups that have helped to move the needle on diversity issues at UWF. This event is FREE and open to the public. Join us to experience international food, music, performers and displays from culturally-based organizations from the UWF and Pensacola community.
Kaleidoscope – Multiple Perspectives
Kaleidoscope – Multiple Perspectives, is a conference that includes panel discussions, small groups, and keynotes focusing on strategies for personal growth and development. This conference is a John C. Pace Symposium event and is open to the public.
In honor of Black History Month, the University of West Florida's Office of Equity and Diversity and Epps Christian Center partner to award community members who inspire and empower the Pensacola area.
Inclusion and Diversity Weeks
Partner: Student Government Association
In conjunction with the Student Government Association, Inclusion and Diversity weeks are hosted for the campus community to focus on what it means to be inclusive and equitable.
Disability Awareness Month
Partners: Human Resources and Student Accessibility Resources
Celebrated during the month of October, Disability Awareness Month raises awareness of issues and topics that affect individuals living with disabilities through a variety of programming and events.
MLK Day of Service
Partner: Student Involvement
MLK Day of Service allows students to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. through partnerships with various local non-profits to provide service and aid to help build our communities.
Women of the Rec
Women of the Rec gives women and individuals who identify as female a chance to work out in the HLS facilities without feeling intimidated. Recreation staff provide training and lessons to help new gym goers feel more confident at the gym.