Academic Affairs
SeaHawk-1 Satellite

Big Things Come in Very Small Packages: A New Way of Looking at the Ocean
June 24, 2021 UNCW’s SeaHawk-1 Cubesat, outfitted with the HawkEye Ocean Color Imager, has completed on-orbit commissioning and has entered into a period of phased startup of Operations. Ocean color satellite oceanography provides a unique window into...more

Executive Director CMS Ken Halanych

June 17, 2021Ken Halanych Named Executive Director of CMS
Following a national search, Kenneth M. Halanych has been named executive director of the UNCW Center for Marine Science. His appointment is effective October 1, 2021. As the leader and chief advocate for UNCW’s coastal and marine sciences, Halanych is charged...more

Angie Sardina
June 16, 2021Rec Therapy Assistant Professor Receives Mather Award
Recreation Therapy Assistant Professor Angie Sardina and her collaborators received the Innovative Research on Aging Silver Award from the Mather Institute for their manuscript entitled, Older Black Adults’ Satisfaction and Anxiety Levels After Completing Alternative Versus Traditional Cognitive Batteries in May...more
Nina de Gramont
June 12, 2021 — UNCW's Nina de Gramont's Novel to be Produced by HBO Max
Creative Writing Associate Professor, Nina de Gramont's 2015 novel 'The Distance from Me to You' is slated to be adapted as a feature for HBO Max. Deadline, the Hollywood news website, reports that New Line won the rights for the young adult novel, which de Gramont wrote under the pen name "Marina Gessner." (Her husband...more
Office of the Arts Logo

June 10, 2021 — UNCW’s Office of the Arts to Receive $95,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts
UNCW’s Office of the Arts has been approved for two substantial arts programming grants...more

Cahill Awards Logo

June 3, 2021 — Cahill Award Recipients Identified
14 traditional and 2 collaborative applications were reviewed and selected by the Faculty Senate Research Committee as recipients of this year's Charles L. Cahill Award recipients. This is internatl funding for faculty scholarship awarded to full-time faculty to promote scholarship broadly...more

Office of Community  Engagement and Applied Learning
June 3, 2021 UNCW is among 61 institutions selected to participate in the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ 2021 Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success. The institute is designed to advance efforts to...more
College Advising Corps Logo
June 1, 2021—The University of North Carolina Wilmington is partnering with College Advising Corps to increase educational opportunities for underrepresented students in rural NC by placing college advisors in rural high schools in North Carolina. Recent UNCW alumni will serve as full-time advisors to...more
Jamie Winebrake Named to Board of CAOs
May 13, 2021 - Provost Winebrake Appointed to Board of Association of Chief Academic Officers
James J. Winebrake, UNCW Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Association of Chief Academic Officers. His term is slated to run through 2024. Established in 2013, the ACAO provides...more
Million Dollar Club

April 29, 2021 - UNCW Celebrates Million Dollar Club Inductees and Cahill Award Winners
UNCW is excited to welcome five new members to the James F. Merritt Million Dollar Club: Dr. Kristen DeVall (Sociology and Criminology), Dr....more

Provost Jamie Winebrake
Provost's Messages


  • Jul 14-15: BOT
  • Jul 28: Summer II Final Exams
  • Aug 9: Academic Year Begins
  • Aug 13-14: Move-In
  • Aug 16: Convocation
  • Aug 18: Fall Classes Begin
  • Sep 6: Labor Day Holiday
  • Sep 9: Fall Faculty Meeting
  • Oct 3-9: MED Week


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