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UNCW Department of Biology and Marine Biology Gifts Extinct Gray Whale Specimen to Smithsonian

A local couple found the bones of a North Atlantic Gray Whale, a marine mammal species that has been extinct for at least 300 years. more...

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Updated COVID-19 Testing Protocols for Students, Faculty and Staff

Based on emerging public health guidance, UNCW will require all residential students as well as unvaccinated faculty, staff and students learning and working on campus for the spring 2022 semester to participate in return-to-campus testing before coming to campus for the first time in January. UNCW also will require Seahawks in these groups to provide proof of a negative COVID test (PCR or rapid antigen) within the past 3 days, a change from the previously announced 5 days. more...

UNCW's Eric Rhew Has Long History as College Cup Scorekeeper

Eric Rhew, UNCW’s assistant athletic communications director, has six miniature soccer balls sitting on the mini fridge in his office in Trask Coliseum. The collection, along with a new magnetic name plate, are mementos from his experiences serving as official scorer of the NCAA Division I Soccer College Cup games over the years. more...

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