Watson Chronicle

WATSON COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Upcoming Events

2022 Commencement Ceremonies – Dec. 16

The Fall 2022 Commencement Ceremony for the Watson College of Education will take place in Trask Coliseum on Friday, December 16 at 6 p.m. The event will be accessible via livestream from the UNCW homepage and Ceremony Livestream page. more...

UNCW to Host Screening of Esports Documentary – Jan. 30

The Watson College is pleased to sponsor a screening of “Game On UNCW: Esports + Education,” a documentary chronicling the growth of Esports at UNCW. The film, directed by Bradley Pearce and produced by UNCW’s media production team in partnership with Ray Pastore and members of UNCW’s Esports Club, will be shown January 30 at 6 pm in UNCW’s Lumina Theater. The event is free and open to the public. more...

Challenging the Paradigm Conference – April 27-28

The Watson College is pleased to announce the fourth annual UNCW/3C Challenging the Paradigm Conference. The theme of the event is “Partnerships for Sustainable Solutions to Overcome Barriers to Student Success.” Proposals for presentations are currently being accepted. Registration is open. more...

WSL Fall Festival – October 8

The Watson Student Leaders will host a free Fall Festival to provide our local community a fun-filled day while also collecting books to be donated to local schools to help encourage a love of reading. The event will be held at the Watson College on October 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. more...

Future Teacher Conference – October 28

Each semester, high schools, community colleges and home school groups are invited to bring students to UNCW’s Watson College to learn about education as a career. The next Future Teacher Conference will be held on October 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration is open. more...

Watson Preview Day – October 29

Do you know someone who wants to be a teacher? The Watson College will host a preview day event on October 29 from 10 a.m. to noon for high school and transfer students interested in becoming a teacher. Parents are welcome too! more...

New! CESTEM Spotlight Series – Begins November 10

CESTEM is pleased to announce a new Spotlight Series! During these free, open house style sessions, you can try out CESTEM’s technology for yourself, consider curricular connections, ask questions, and network with others. Join them to explore the BBC micro:bit on November 10 and programmable Bee Bots robots on November 16. No registration required. More events coming soon! more...

Educators of Color Network Meeting – November 17

In January, The Watson College PDS Office launched an Educators of Color Network to provide opportunities for educators to work together to recruit and retain teachers of color. More than 150 educators from across the state are participating in the EOC Network. Join them! The next meeting is November 17 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Watson College of Education. more...

Challenging the Paradigm Conference – April 27-28, 2023

The Watson College is pleased to announce the fourth annual UNCW/3C Challenging the Paradigm Conference. The theme of the event is “Partnerships for Sustainable Solutions to Overcome Barriers to Student Success.” Proposals for presentations are currently being accepted. Registration is open. more...