UNCW in the News

May 21-25

DA/517: Buchbesprechung zu Michael Seidmans "Gegen die Arbeit"Schattenblick DA - Direkte Aktion Nr. 210 - März/April 2012 anarchosyndikalistische Zeitung der Freien ArbeiterInnen Union (FAU-IAA) Arbeiter, Arbeitereliten und das Problem der
Arbeit Anmerkungen zu Michael Seidmans "Gegen die Arbeit" von Ludwig Unruh Historisches
S. 46. Der Autor Dr. Michael Seidman ist Historiker an der University of North Carolina in Wilmington, USA. Er lebte Ende der Siebzigerjahre in...

Rocking Preservation Month Port City style
Lumina News
National Preservation Month is in full swing and local efforts crescendo in the coming days with events touting the city’s inventory of historic properties.
...region delivered by Dr. John Haley, professor emeritus at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and is sponsored by the History Teaching...

Jellyfish bloom early with the return of warm waters
Lumina News
"The moon jellies and cannonballs aren't very strong swimmers," said Richard Satterlie, the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Fred Hawkings Distinguished Professor of Biology and Marine Biology who specializes in jellyfish locomotion.

UNCW names next provost and vice chancellor
WSFX FOX 26 News
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Officials at UNCW announced Wednesday Denise A. Battles has been named the next provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at the university.

UNCW names new provost
WWAY NewsChannel 3
(UNCW NEWS RELEASE) -- Denise A. Battles has been named the next provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.
...Colorado, Battles will officially join the university July 16, replacing retiring provost Cathy Barlow. I could not be more pleased to welcome Dr.

New UNCW hoops coach ptting pieces together in first weekStarNewsOnline.com
A university worker measured space on a wall in Adell Harris' new office on Tuesday. He planned to hang a flat screen TV there later. Framed ...

Can you spend hours on Facebook and not be a narcissist?
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Historic, 19th Century Shipwreck Discovered in Northern Gulf of MexicoOcean News & Technology –
During a recent Gulf of Mexico expedition, NOAA, BOEM and partners discovered an historic wooden-hulled vessel which is believed to have sunk
...Joint Office for Science Support, University of New Hampshire, University of North Carolina Wilmington, University of Rhode Island, University...

Culture in Mystery
‎encore Online
Now an assistant professor of Spanish at UNCW, Das is very active in the community, not only organizing the Latino Book Club but founding...

Life on Two Wheels
‎encore Online
As a UNCW student who bikes to and from campus daily, I know the infinite dangers of using a bicycle as the foremost mode of transportation.

UNCW Sailing Club seeks berth
Lumina News - All of the sailing craft have been dismasted and stored on UNCW's campus. The sound-front lot on Waynick Boulevard, which has been home ...

Facebook Users Aren’t Narcissists, But Twitter Ones Are
Complex
We can all agree that social networks have given everyone their own soapbox to spout baseless opinions and overshare the minutiae of one’s life. But does that equate to narcissism?
A team of researchers at UNC-Wilmington and the University of Hartford sought to find out, analyzing self-promoting sta

Study: Twitter users more narcissistic than Facebook users
WTOP
Neal Augenstein, wtop.com WASHINGTON - A new study offers solace for Facebook users concerned their constant status updating and photo posting suggests self-absorption.
...Illinois University study. The new University of Hartford and University of North Carolina Wilmington study looked at whether college students...

"Living Treasures of North Carolina Craft" on view at the Fuller Craft MuseumArtdaily.org
BROCKTON, MASS.- Fuller Craft Museum, New England’s home for contemporary craft, presents Living Treasures of North Carolina Craft. On display May 12, 2012 – August 5, 2012.
gunsmiths, weavers, and glass artists since 1986, the University of North Carolina Wilmington has celebrated the talents of these individuals...

DryCase maker named area's Entrepreneur of the Year
StarNewsOnline.com
Worried about your smart phone by the pool? Thanks to DryCase's products there's no risk if it takes a bath. The Wilmington company makes products that protect electronics from water
and allows them to function at the same time.
...founder and CEO, Roy Archambault, at a ceremony at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. DryCase won over nine other category winners...

UNCW's first Catholic Campus Minister died Thursday
‎WECT-TV6
UNCW's current Catholic Campus Minister, Sr. Rosemary McNamara, stated in a news release, “Fr. Al will be missed. We are all better human...


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