“Sitting on the edge of understanding and trying to make progress” is what Associate Professor Dylan McNamara excitedly calls undertaking innovative research.

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NEW! Annual Enrollment for Health Benefits Begins Oct. 15

NEW! Apply for Global Travel Grant for Staff

NEW! Don't Forget to Register for Your Parking Permit

NEW! Get Your Flu Shot Oct. 9, Oct. 30

New! Register to Attend the U.S. Green Building Council NC's Signature Event and Luncheon: George Bandy Presents "Where We Live Matters"

NEW! Request for Proposals: Spring Undergraduate Research and Creativity Awards (SURCA)

Don't Miss! The Sixth Annual uShop Vendor Fair on Oct. 7

Reminder: TODAY Is the Last Day to Participate in the UNCW Campus-Wide Strategic Plan SWOT Survey

Online Photo Submission for New One Card Open for Faculty & Staff

Reminder: Federal Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability Forms Due Oct. 14

Reminder: Applications for the Staff Senate Scholarship Accepted Through Oct. 15


NEW! Attend Campus-Wide Forum Oct. 21

NEW! 2015 State Employees Combined Campaign (SECC): Make Your Pledge by Dec. 15

NEW! Undergraduate Withdrawal Deadline Extended to Oct. 8

NEW! Review Policy on Reporting Misuse of State Property

NEW! University Community Relations Task Force to Meet Oct. 14

NEW! Learn More about UNCWellness at the 2015 Wellness Fair

NEW! WCE Speaker Series Presents Frances O’Connell Rust

NEW! Documentary "Latino Americans: 500 Years of History - Episode VI: Peril and Promise" Viewing Oct. 14

NEW! Updated Procurement and Disbursement Processes

NEW! Banner Upgrade Scheduled Weekend of Oct. 9

NEW! "Bagels and Bikes" Bike Education Week Oct. 5-8

NEW! Campus Dining Announces Fall Break Hours

NEW! UNCW Bookstore Announces Fall Break Hours

NEW! Paws4People's Fourth Annual Family Reunion & Graduation Slated Oct. 9-10

NEW! UNCW Faculty, Staff and Students Invited to 30th Anniversary Celebration of Betty Stike Educational Lab on Oct. 9

NEW! CIE to Host "How to Finance Your Business" Session on Oct. 14

NEW! CIE to Host "What Makes a Website Great" Session on Oct. 15

Department of History to Host Sherman Emerging Scholar Lecture on Oct. 22

OeL Announces October Training Sessions

Faculty & Staff Meal Plan Promotion: Sign Up and Refer a Friend to Receive a FREE Promotional Card

ACE Offers Discounted Faculty & Staff Tickets for T-Pain Concert

Nominations Open for Alumni Awards

Reminder: Online Major Change Application Closed Oct. 1-Nov. 11


Anna Lena Phillips Bell (Creative Writing) Receives 2015-16 N.C. Arts Council Artist Fellowship

Susan Faircloth (Watson College of Education) First American Indian Chair

Natasha Davis (QENO): WILMA Women to Watch Finalist (Nonprofit Category)

Jen Adler (CARE) and Julie-Ann Scott-Pollock (Communication Studies): WILMA Women to Watch Finalists (Education Category)

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No SWOOP Next Week (Fall Break)! Submit News for Oct. 20 Edition by 12 p.m. Oct. 16


Wednesday, October 07

WCE Speaker Series Presents Frances O’Connell Rust

The Book of Kells: Art and Mystery in the Middle Ages

Thursday, October 08

QENO Nonprofit Lunch and Learn: IT for Nonprofits

Wilmington Discovery Forum

Friday, October 09

Paws4People Annual Family Reunion & Graduation for Students Enrolled in the UNCW Assistance Dog Training Program: October 09-10


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Environmental Unity Live Broadcast UNCW Environmental Studies Professor Jack Hall co-hosts The Ecology Webinar Series™ with actor and activist Ed Begley Jr. The first webinar premiered on www.ecology.com Sept. 30, streaming live from the UNCW campus. Students and educators around the globe watched and participated in the program.  PHOTO BY:  JEFF JANOWSKI/UNCW

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