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New Parasite Found in N.C. Scallops


Tiffany Tucker Named UMBC Athletics Director

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UNCW Earns Spot in Bestselling Fiske Guide 2025

UNCW has earned a spot in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2025. This year marks the university’s eighth consecutive year claiming a spot in the...

New Parasite Found in N.C. Scallops

A team of UNCW researchers has identified a previously undescribed species of trematode parasite infecting native bay scallops in North Carolina.

Tiffany Tucker Named UMBC Athletics Director

UNCW Deputy Director of Athletics and Senior Women Administrator Tiffany Tucker has been appointed the director of athletics at the University of...

Clyde Edgerton Signs Off from UNCW

Kenan Distinguished Professor in Creative Writing Clyde Edgerton has officially retired from UNCW.

UNCW Recycling Receives Carolina Recycling Association Award

UNCW Recycling received a 2024 Carolina Recycling Association (CRA) Award for expanding its foam recycling program.

UNCW Hosts NEH Summer Institute on 1898 Wilmington Coup

Twenty-five middle and high school teachers from 12 states will gather at UNCW July 8-19 for a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer...

Cultural Touchstone Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

Opera Wilmington, the resident opera company of UNCW, is celebrating 10 years with a production of Tosca in July (19, 21, 26 and 28).

UNCW Executive Chef Wins Gold at National Competition

Ryan Andress, UNCW executive chef, received a gold medal after placing first in the Aramark Collegiate Hospitality and Harvest Table Culinary...

UNC Board of Governors Elects All-Female Leadership

Wendy Murphy ’93 was unanimously elected as the new board chair of the UNC System Board of Governors.

Leavens, Segovia Selected for Executive Leadership Institute

Assistant Dean Sheri Leavens and Centro Hispano Director Edel Segovia have been selected to the fifth cohort of the University of North Carolina...

UNCW Students Receive Prestigious NSF and Hollings Awards

Five UNCW Seahawks are recipients of prestigious fellowships and scholarships that will allow them to delve deeper into their research and...

In Memory of a Seahawk: Sylvia Watson Fisher

The UNCW community celebrates and remembers the life of Sylvia Watson Fisher ’50, the matriarch of the Fisher family, known for her longtime...

UNCW Board of Trustees to Hold Special Called Meeting June 25

The UNCW Board of Trustees will hold a special called meeting beginning at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2024, in Veterans Hall Room 3533.

Robles Honored in Wilmington "40 Under 40"

Mayra Robles, program coordinator for Centro Hispano, was named one of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s "40 Under 40" in its...

Seahawks Shine at 45th Telly Awards

Several creative projects created by UNCW students and staff were recognized at the 45th Telly Awards. The Telly Awards, an institution honoring...

Bradley Ballou Named to UNC System Office VP Role

UNCW Chief of Staff Bradley Ballou ’06 has accepted a new role as Vice President for Executive Leadership and Management with the University...

UNCW Board of Trustees Retreat

A board retreat will be held on June 21 at the UNC Charlotte Popp Martin Student Union.

UNCW Receives NIH Grant

UNCW has received a $452,750 grant from the National Institutes of Health to further animal behavior research and explore the possibility of...

Matthew Rish Appointed Associate Provost for Administration and Resource Management

Matthew Rish has been appointed the associate provost for administration and resource management at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.

Tamara Hatch Named SPARC Director

After a nationwide search, Tamara Hatch has been named director of Sponsored Programs and Research Compliance (SPARC) at the University of North...

Cynthia Demetriou Receives Fulbright International Education Administrator Award

Cynthia Demetriou, associate provost for Student Engagement, Enrollment, and Retention at UNCW, has been selected as a Fulbright U.S. Scholar,...

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