Dr. Brendan Kelly

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Science, engineering and football all got a boost Tuesday as the University of West Florida announced a major gift from a local family.  

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The University of West Florida has received a major grant from a local foundation.  Dr. Brendan Kelly, the interim vice president for UWF Advancement, announced the one million dollar gift from the Bear Family Foundation of Pensacola.