Katie Martin only started seeing her art as a serious career throughout the past two years. She originally pursued a degree from UNCW in marine biology, but connected with acrylic painting during her college years, so she switched her major to studio art.
The Wilmington Symphonic Winds will take listeners around the world this weekend with their concert at UNCW’s Kenan Auditorium. Dr. John P. LaCognata, director of bands at UNCW, and 65 professional wind and percussive musicians from across NC will explore sounds from multiple cultures.
UNCW students participating in a summer archaeological field school hope to discover a bit of history while gaining valuable experience. Students from UNCW and NC State are conducting an excavation at the Brunswick Riverwalk Park in Belville, NC, in search of remnants of a rice planation that dates back to the late 1700s.
Olivia Causby, administrative assistant in the World Languages and Cultures department, expanded her professional career into Greece this spring as a participant in the International Conference on Communication and Management (ICCM). This conference unites 23 countries to share innovative research and theories in intercultural communication, performance management, human resources and cross-cultural marketing. Sixty professionals presented papers and facilitated discussions on these topics. The resources and connections made through the trip will advance Causby’s ability to provide opportunities to students and better market her department
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