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Andrew Castagno

Andrew Castagno '21M Receives Prestigious Fulbright Scholar Award
March 3, 2020 - After receiving his masters in marine science this spring, Andrew Castagno will be heading to Iceland to conduct research on a Fulbright scholarship. Castagno’s research focuses on the link between sea ice meltwater concentrations and...more


March 2, 2021 - Undergraduate Studies will facilitate faculty reflection on our diversity SLOs and the curriculum that delivers them by sponsoring a virtual forum  on Friday, March 12th at 2 p.m. in order to reflect on and review University Studies LDN student learning outcomes...more

Medieval Cog Ship
Call for International Trade and Exchange Faculty Fellows-EXTENDED
February 25, 2021 - The deadline has been extend to March 5 for ITE Faculty Fellows funding. The Chancellor’s Office, CAS, CSB, and the Office of Research and Innovation (ORI) have joined to together to provide...more
AI+ Research Collider

Research Collider on Artificial Intelligence+ Planned March 18
February 18, 2021 - The Office of Research and Innovation and Randall Library will co-host a virtual Faculty Research Collider workshop on Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data on Thursday, March 18 from 10-12 p.m. This event is designed to provide a mechanism for...more

Ann Pabst and Bill McLellan

UNCW Marine Mammal Stranding Team Played Role in Identifying Previously Undiscovered Whale Species
February 15, 2021 - When UNCW's Ann Pabst and Bill McLellan were called in March 2003 to examine the carcass of a whale that had just washed up at Carolina Beach, they noticed that the cetacean appeared to be...more

Kevin McClure
Kevin McClure is Co-Founder, Co-Director or New Research Collaborative
February 12, 2021 - Kevin McClure, associate professor in the Department of Educational Leadership in WCE, is a founder and director of the Alliance for Research on Regional Colleges, a new research collaborative that seeks...more
Caitlin Ryan
Caitlin Ryan Receives 2020 CLA Research Award
February 12, 2021 - Caitlin Ryan, associate professor of language and literacy at the Watson College, has received the 2020 CLA Research Award from the Children's Literature Assembly of...more
Fulbright Scholars

UNCW Welcomes International Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Fellows
February 10, 2021 - Thirteen international fellows from the Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program arrived Jan. 28 for an academic and cultural exchange program that will include studies in the Watson...more

Mindful Seminar Series

Mindful UNCW - Register for Interdisciplinary Research Seminar Series
February 2, 2021 - Two events are slated in February as part of 'Mindful UNCW'; a campus-wide initiative designed to increase mindfulness practice among students, faculty, and staff across curricular, co-curricular, and workplace spaces. Mindfulness is...more

Narcisa Pricope
UNCW Part of $5 Million Contract with National Geospatial Intelligence Agency
February 1, 2021 - UNCW is among 11 universities selected as members of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation’s Academic Consortium that will deliver training courses for current and future government employees. The courses are a part...more
Sea Grant Awards for Aquaculture

UNCW Sole in NC System for Sea Grant Awards for Aquaculture Efforts
January 29, 2021 - Two research projects based at UNCW are the only two from the state selected for a share of $4.7 million in federal funding for aquaculture projects. Twelve projects from across the nation were selected for the 2021 Sea Grant funding opportunity to...more

Department of PSY Featured in Forbes

UNCW's Department of Psychology Featured in Forbes Magazine
January 15, 2021 - UNCW's Department of Psychology featured in Forbes Magazine for its virtual reality remote training program...more