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ETEAL's 2018 Instagram Contest

How do you Explore? Submit your Applied Learning Photos to ETEAL's 2018 Instagram Contest by April 20th!

Time to show us how you #ExploreYourTeal seahawks! It is our annual ETEAL Applied Learning Instagram Contest. Post the photos you've taken of your applied learning projects to Instagram and tag UNCWETEAL for a chance to win great prizes! Whether you've got pictures of your study abroad experience or the projects you've been working on in your classrooms, whether you've been busy with Service Learning in the community or hands-on experiments in the lab, we want to see how you #ExploreYourTeal!

All submissions are due by April 20th at 11:59pm EST. For more information of terms and conditions go to

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Join us for our 5th year celebration of Applied Learning! [Flyer]

UNCW has been expanding, exploring, and intensifying its commitment to applied learning for five years now through the ETEAL Quality Enhancement Plan (!), and it is definitely time to celebrate! Please mark your calendar for the 5-year celebration, which our Applied Learning Teaching Community Fellows have been planning to ensure that we can all consider the tremendous impact that ETEAL has had on our campus and our community. The celebration will take place on Monday, April 23rd, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. in Azalea Coast Room A and B. Refreshments will be served including beverages appropriate to the hour. 

The 12th Annual Conference on Applied Learning in Higher Education (CALHE)

In partnership with Missouri Western State University, the 12th Annual Conference on Applied Learning in Higher Education (CALHE) will take place at UNCW on March 8th through March 10th, 2018! 

This years' conference theme will examine "The Impact of Applied Learning.” The theme should allow and encourage submissions that share the impact of Applied Learning Activities in all of its forms and types. Submissions might address the results of an applied learning experience using qualitative or quantitative data, or submissions might address community impact or engagement. Submissions are encouraged addressing the conference theme but all Applied Learning submissions are welcome. 

For more information on the conference and its Call for Papers, visit the links below:

CALHE Website

CALHE Call for Papers

The Applied Learning Gallery
UNCW's Applied Learning Gallery - Now open for Student Submissions!
Undergraduate Studies in collaboration with the Career Center and Randall Library launched its online applied learning gallery highlighting the many exemplary hands-on projects taking place at UNCW. Browse the dozens of applied learning projects and experiences here and if you're a student, you can submit your own applied learning experience here as well!


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