Students in Teal

Class of 2018 Officially Welcomed at Convocation Ceremony
UNCW Provost Denise Battles welcomed the Class of 2018 to the beginning of their academic career during the annual convocation ceremony on Aug. 16. The incoming freshmen made their way to Trask Coliseum following the unveiling of the Class of 2018 flag and the taking of the official class photo at the clock tower.


Students cheering

UNCW Campus and Community Welcome New Seahawks
More than 1,800 volunteers converged on the UNCW campus Aug. 16 to welcome nearly 2,000 first-year students. Move-In is part of UNCWelcome, which gives new and returning students a chance to become acclimated with college life and connect with each other.


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UNCW Fireworks Display to Celebrate Start of Fall Classes
As part of Welcome Week 2014, UNCW will hold its "Firework Extravaganza" for the campus community at 9 p.m. on Aug. 20 in the Gazebo Recreation Area. This event is not open to the public, but community residents should be aware that they may hear controlled fireworks and music during this time.


Ayssa Stern sits in rocking chair on Student Center balcony

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