UNCW in the News

April 23-27

UNCW poet wins book prize | Bookmarks
Congratulations to Michael White (UNCW professor) of Wilmington, who's the 2012 winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award for his new collection, ...

T-shirts and bags containing information about domestic violence ...
‎UNCW Seahawk
A UNCW student stood on the tips of her sneakers to place a bright, multicolored lei on the broad shoulders of a tall black man in a black Fuzzy Peach ...

Dance company presents therapy tool
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Learn how dance and the arts can be integrated into the fields of health and wellness at a presentation at UNCW on Friday, April 27.

From middle school teacher to college professor
Florida International University
FIU graduate to become a teacher’s teacher Victor Malo-Juvera knows the value of inspiration. After all, it was his mother, a college professor, who first inspired him to become a teacher.

Identity-shifting play goes down the rabbit hole
Used to be, I was a swinging bachelor. I'm more of a family man these days, but whether that constitutes an identity shift or just an evolution in priorities, well, I guess it all depends.
Identity-shifting play goes down the rabbit hole Used to be, I was a swinging bachelor. I'm more of a family man these days, but whether that constitutes...

Miscalculation at UNCW leads to $3M shortfall
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A miscalculation at UNCW led to a $3 million shortfall during its fall semester because students who were enrolled in the college didn't take as many classes as the university anticipated.
...classes as the university anticipated. According to the chancellor's Chief of Staff Max Allen, the school enrolled enough students last fall,

UNCW selects provost finalists
Wilmington | University of North Carolina Wilmington officials this week announced three finalists for the university's provost and vice president of academic affairs position.

ONLY ON 3: Controversy surrounds UNCW Provost finalist
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- One of the three finalists to become UNCW's next Provost is no stranger to controversy. Doctor Timothy Chandler was up for a similar position last year at Kennesaw State University in Georgia, but declined to take the job after work he had done earlier in his career caused

Chamber names new director of marketing
West Orange Times
The West Orange Chamber of Commerce welcomed McLean Alley to its staff as the new director of marketing and communications. He will be responsible for overseeing all marketing and communications programs, as well implementing new strategies to build on the Chamber’s existing campaigns.
...Chamber. Originally from Boone, N.C., he earned a bachelor s degree in business marketing sales and another degree in theatre and film from UNCW…

Labor Dept. stats show majority of jobs don't require bachelors degreeTriad - News14.com - UNC Wilmington's campus is full of students working hard to prepare themselves for future success. But with rising tuition costs and student loans topping $1 trillion, some students are considering skipping higher education altogether.

UNCW community celebrates new chancellor
Coastal - News14.com
WILMINGTON -- Excitement soared at UNC Wilmington Friday as a new chancellor took the oath of office. Gary Miller was officially installed as the university's fourth chancellor.

UNCW installs chancellor
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
The University of North Carolina at Wilmington unfurled its academic regalia on Thursday for the installation of its fourth chancellor and seventh leader, Gary Leon Miller.

UNCW chancellor officially installed
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- It was a day of celebration at UNC Wilmington, as the school officially installed its new chancellor. Gary Miller says he's ready for the challenge, with a focus on preparing students for future careers.

UNCW students get down and dirty in mud for Oozeball tournament
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Nearly 1000 UNCW students spent their Saturday playing in the mud. Today marked the 19th year for the annual Oozeball tournament at ...

The next Synergy: “Ten Letters”
StarNewsOnline.com (blog)
Congratulations to the eagle-eyed Pressley Baird, who noted that the Trustees of the University of North Carolina Wilmington approved UNCW's latest common-reading book at their meeting on Thursday (April 19). That book is “Ten Letters: The Stories

HPU Welcomes Admissions Event Coordinator
High Point University (press release)
"It's wonderful to be working at a university where such great things are happening every day." Livengood earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington

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