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Congratulations to the UNCW Class of 2016

UNCW celebrated the accomplishments of the Class of 2016, the largest in the university’s history, with four commencement ceremonies held in Trask Coliseum on May 6 and 7. more...

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UNCW Monitoring Possible Tropical System in the Atlantic

UNCW, in collaboration with the National Weather Service, New Hanover County and other campus and community partners, is monitoring a developing weather system in the Atlantic that has the potential to become a tropical storm. Updates will be provided as conditions warrant. At this time, no changes are planned to the university’s operating schedule. Dangerous rip currents, heavy rain and flooding in low-lying and coastal areas are possible over the next few days as the storm approaches. Be advised that rip currents are likely to affect the Cape Fear coast whether or not the storm makes landfall nearby. more...

Gerontology Goes Global at UNCW

Anne Glass, professor and program coordinator for UNCW's gerontology department, has spent the past year reimagining the scope of gerontology at UNCW. A vital part of her plan is to get the program more involved in the global conversation on aging. more...