UNCW in the News

April 30-May 4

Do You Drink When You're Angry?
The Huffington Post - Blog
We all have all our moments/hours/days (years?) of feeling angry. Recently, I've made an effort to raise my irritation threshold, and have worked hard to not let a hard day or stressful event surrounding work, family, dogs, etc.
...drinking, and now, a recent study conducted by psychologists at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, shows that anger and alcohol mix a...

UNC-Wilmington hires Tusculum coach
Knoxville News Sentinel (AP)
WILMINGTON, N.C. — Adell Harris was named the new women's basketball coach at UNC-Wilmington on Thursday. Harris, who has been coach at Tusculum College the past three seasons, replaces Cynthia Cooper-Dyke, who left after two successful seasons to become coach at Texas Southern.

UNC Wilmington hires women's hoops coach
Yahoo! Sports
Adell Harris, right, holds up a jersey with UNC Wilmington athletic director Jimmy Bass on Thursday, May 3, 2012, in Wilmington, N.C., after Harris was …
...hoops coach Adell Harris, right, holds up a jersey with UNC Wilmington athletic director Jimmy Bass on Thursday, May 3, 2012, in Wilmington,

Angry? Don't Do This
MSN Health & Fitness
How NOT to cope when you're miffed.
...little too well for many women, finds a new study from the University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Researchers split 30 women into two groups...

Past Times: Lost Colony mystery continues
CharlotteObserver.com
To commemorate the 350th birthday of Virginia Dare on August 18, 1937, Roanoke Island planned several special events, including a visit by President Franklin D.
...several special events, including a visit by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who attended that evening's performance of "The Lost Colony." A five-cent...

Gerard wins award
Star News Online Blogs
Wilmington author Philip Gerard’s new book, “The Patron Saint of Dreams,” won a gold medal in the essay category in the 2012 Independent Publisher Book wards, or IPPYs. Gerard, who chairs the creative writing department at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, recently published a profile of Wilmington...

Offshore drilling spurs local debate
Lumina News
Hundreds of New Hanover County citizens attended two public hearings on Thursday, April 26, to discuss a draft environmental impact study for proposed exploration of offshore oil and natural gas.
Offshore drilling spurs local debate Hundreds of New Hanover County citizens attended two public hearings on Thursday, April 26, to discuss a...

Harris introduced as new UNCW women's basketball coach
WECT-TV6
Adell Harris spoke during a press conference introducing her as the new UNCW women's basketball coach. (Source: UNCW Athletics) Chancellor Gary Miller started the press conference by saying, “This kind of athletic program reflects the spirit of ...

Harris named new UNCW women's hoops coach
StarNewsOnline.com
Adell Harris was named the new coach of the UNCW women's basketball team Thursday afternoon in a press conference on campus. Harris took Tusculum College (Tenn.) to three consecutive NCAA Division II tournament appearances, including a trip to the ...

Harris Back In NC To Lead Seahawks
UNCWsports.com
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - Former Wake Forest standout and current Tusculum College head coach Adell Harris has been named the 10th coach in UNCW's women's basketball history. A native of High Point who played at Wake and coached at UNC Asheville, ...

Graduating UNCW artists display skills at senior art exhibit

StarNewsOnline.com
GO What: “UNCW Senior Art Exhibit” When: The show is on display through May 12, when it closes with a graduation reception at 3:30 p.m. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.
962-3440 or www.UNCW.edu/Art Classes are over at UNCW. Students are in the midst of exams, and graduating seniors are likely finishing up their capstone...

UNCW graduate hikes entire length of famous trail
StarNewsOnline.com
How long does it take to hike the entire 2,180 miles of the Appalachian Trail, from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mount Katahdin in Maine? For 30-year-old Ashley Nicole, the answer is “six months and 13 days.
10. Along the way she hiked through Hurricane Irene, experienced 100-degree heat, saw a tornado in Tennessee, and felt the earth tremble during...

Greendale Educator to Participate in Prestigious Researchers FellowshipGreendale Patch
High School teacher Russell Craze was chosen to participate in the 2012 Siemens Teachers as Researchers (STARs) fellowship program. Craze will work with the nation’s top scientists on short-term projects.
...ideas and learn new strategies that will be brought back to his students at Greendale High School. The STARs program is organized by the Siemens...

Not ya mama's Baby Dolls seduce crowd at New Orleans Jazz Fest
NOLA.com
No amount of historical background could prepare the crowd for Millisia White's Baby Doll Ladies with DJ Hektik at the New Orleans Jazz Fest on Saturday.
...of education at the Donald R. Watson School of Education at the University of North Carolina in Wilmington, said he has vivid memories of the...

A Knockout Start For Lookout Books
Publishers Weekly
Overnight Success
...collection of new and previously published work from a 75-year-old master of the short story, best known by other short story writers. When PW...

NCAA denies UNCW's appeal of men's hoops penalty
As expected, the CAP also denied UNCW’s second – and final – appeal for a penalty waiver, according to athletic director Jimmy Bass.
...s second and final appeal for a penalty waiver, according to athletic director Jimmy Bass. Whether the Seahawks fall under the guidelines of...


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