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NEW: Follow Viewing Safety Guidelines for the Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse

NEW: Be a Part of the UNCW 2017 Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.) Celebration on Sept. 23

NEW: Submit Nominations for the Albert Schweitzer Honors Scholars Award Through Sept. 1

NEW: Nominate Student Leaders for Fall 2017 Cohort of Leadership Development Program Through Sept. 1

NEW: Mentor a First-Year Student as Part of New Seahawk LEADS Program

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NEW: New Faculty Join the UNCW Ranks

NEW: UNCW Recognized by The Princeton Review and Best Degree Programs Website

NEW: 2017-18 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogues Available Online

NEW: What's New at Randall Library for Fall 2017

NEW: Important Security Information: Scheduled Windows Updates for Campus Computers

NEW: Employee Book Club Series to Explore Self Mentoring

NEW: HR Announces Giving Flight Certificate Program for New Employees

NEW: New Look for the CHWK Channel

NEW: Campus Life Reservation Submissions for Spring and Summer 2018

NEW: Quarterly Apple Discount (Formerly Called Apple Bulk Order) – Submit Orders by Sept. 4

Hawk Highlights

Joseph Pawlik Receives the Frank Hawkins Kenan Distinguished Professorship of Marine Biology

Kenneth Shefsiek (History) Receives the 2017 Hendricks Award

UNCW Biologists Troy Alphin, Jessie Jarvis, Mike Mallin and Fred Scharf Appointed to Marine Fisheries Commission Advisory Committee

Michael Durako (Biology and Marine Biology) Joins the Editorial Board of the Bulletin of Marine Science as an Associate Editor

Amy Garrett Dikkers (WCE) Co-Editor of “Social Presence in Online Learning: Multiple Perspectives on Practice and Research”

Hottest Homepage Headlines

UNCW Associate Professor Ann Stapleton Awarded $490,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture Grant (July 20)

UNCW Associate Vice Chancellor Sara F. Thorndike Honored for Excellence and Innovation by National Association of College and University Business Officers (Aug. 1)

70 Years of Seahawks: UNCW Ready to Welcome New Flock (Aug. 7)

In the News

UNCW Author May-lee Chai Receives Bakwin Award


UNC Wilmington Reports Record $17.2M in Gifts for 2016-17

U.S. News & World Report

Realtors, CFCC and UNCW Announce Offshore Drilling Forum

Greater Wilmington Business Journal
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Faculty at Convocation 2017

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Faculty members (l to r) Nivine Richie (dept. chair, economics and finance); David Glew (Associate Dean, CSB); Tom Downen (accountancy); Donyell Roseboro (Associate Dean, WCE); Eleni Pappamihiel (interim dept. chair, WCE) brought pomp and circumstance to the Convocation ceremony for the Class of 2021, held on Aug. 14.

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