Tag Archives: University of West Florida

Please Identify Yourself

“Some of these concerns were not wholly unfounded. Some were patently absurd.” So reads a Pensacola News Journal editorial regarding the many questions that were raised about Senator Gaetz qualifications for the presidency of UWF. Sadly the PNJ writer offers … Continue reading

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Mr. Negative

Rick Outzen was interviewing Mr. Studer on Outzen’s radio show and the two of them were lamenting the terrible negativity associated with the UWF presidential search. They mix exposing the truth with baseless criticism. Now isn’t this a pretty picture? … Continue reading

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Is It All Unraveling?

There was a troubling disclosure From Ms. Suzanne Lewis at the UWF Board of Trustees meeting yesterday. She said that someone from Greenwood–Asher (the search firm) had recently contacted her polling her ranking of the candidates. Dr. Greenwood remained silent … Continue reading

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DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN!

Looks like the Pensacola News Journal had the Gaetz victory story already to go. Then the headline changed — but the picture didn’t…

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Reports from the Front

Yesterday was show and tell for Don Gaetz at his search committee reception. Staged speakers appeared asking softball questions preceded by lavish praise for Mr. Gaetz. A modern day filibuster against substance. The room was packed with cheering fans with … Continue reading

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Straight Answers Are Not Easy For Politicians

Don Gaetz told this to the committee in regards to the pending lawsuit (read the entire complaint here) against his former company: “It is also in the public domain that the company I joined with two others in founding has … Continue reading

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Experience Credit

It is ironic that the search criteria for UWF presidential search includes an “experience credit.” This credit the search terms provide may be “superior” to a terminal degree, the offering of which is product of an accredited university. Among the … Continue reading

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