UNCW in the News

UNCW in the News

April 1-5

Relive the prom at UNCW
UNCW is going back to the days of high school proms and football games. The school has partnered with ...

Business community reacts to Bruce Cameron's death
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
...to the family. Those projects include River Lights -- a master planned community along the Cape Fear River that was recently annexed into Wilmington;

Students inducted into honor society
JDNews.com (AP)
Students inducted into honor society Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi recently inducted the following local students from the University of North...

Local Artist Bonnie Monteleone to Exhibit at Beard Gallery
ReadMedia Newswire
...indirectly resulted from Monteleone's research while she was pursuing her master's degree in liberal studies from UNCW.

Senate votes to repeal moratorium on death penalty in North Carolina
Butler's story is featured in a book co-authored by UNCW Professor Dr. Kim Cook, Life After Death Row. The two talked to students during a ...

Author advocates for maintaining Racial Justice Act
A UNCW Department Chair and author says the Racial Justice ... Dr. Kimberly Cook says that's not a good idea.

Developer, philanthropist Bruce Cameron dies
Developer and philanthropist Bruce Barclay Cameron Jr. died Wednesday in Wilmington, friends of the family confirmed. He was 95.

"The Descendants" screenwriters travel "Way, Way Back"
Lumina News
University of North Carolina Wilmington students and faculty were schooled this week when screenwriters/actors Jim Rash and Nat Faxon
dropped by campus April 1-2 to talk about screenwriting and their Hollywood experiences.

Guest Artist Jazz Festival this weekend
UNCW's Department of Music presents the 31st annual Guest Artist Jazz Festival Thursday through Saturday.

UNCW Hosts 10th Annual WITX Conference
Exhibitors will include representatives from leading technology vendors and UNCW students and faculty, and for the second consecutive year,

Biedenbach resigns as UNC Asheville head coach
Fox News
...look forward to working with (head coach) Buzz Peterson and (athletic director) Jimmy Bass to rebuilding their program," UNC Asheville went 16-16...

UNCW men's soccer giving back to the community with "Harry's Game"
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT)- The UNCW men's soccer teams relationship with TOP Soccer at the Cape Fear Soccer Association dates back ...

Truth or Consequences
ForeWord Reviews
...to the coast. Gerard, professor of creative writing at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, uses glittering, evocative prose to recount...

UNC-Asheville coach Biedenbach joins Peterson's staff
Biedenbach, 67, owns a house at Wrightsville Beach and is close friends with UNCW athletic director Jimmy Bass. A former first-team All-ACC guard at N.C.

Women from Wilmington join march commemorating suffrage
...currently is working to endow a scholarship in its name at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Funds from the upcoming Centennial Crimson &

UNC-system lobbyists fight to preserve federal research money
The Daily Tar Heel
...the federal government. Tuition rates continue to rise, and more students are turning to federal programs such as Pell grants and work-study...

UNCW to host 11th Acessible Recreation Day
StarNewsOnline.com (blog)
UNCW will relaunch Accessible Recreation Day. This year will mark the 11th annual event after construction in the Student Recreation Center ...

Academy Award winners come to UNCW
WWAY NewsChannel 3
UNCW's film department invited these two Oscar-worthy men to speak about their experiences. Living in "Hollywood East,"
students at UNCW ...

UNCW students learn from Academy Award winners
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Film students at UNCW had the chance Monday to get out of the classroom and spend time with two Academy Award winners.
Writing partners Nat Faxon and Jim Rash were honored for their work for the movie The Descendants.

Help make city market a success
The Sampson Independent
...market a viable place for purchasing goods, but a partnership with UNC-Wilmington s Feast DownEast project and a push toward high tunnel greenhouses...

UNCW adds to university relations staff
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
UNCW adds to university relations staff University of North Carolina Wilmington s university relations department recently added two new staff...

Aycock Accepts Seahawk Club Position
...Baseball Stadium. "I'd like to thank Chancellor (Gary) Miller and Athletic Director Jimmy Bass for this special opportunity," said Aycock.

MARBIONC Building, CREST Research Park set to open
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
...opportunities there in the coming years, Jarvis said. UNCW chancellor Gary Miller called the Millennial Campus Financing Act an innovative piece...

Faxon, Rash to screen Sundance hit film at UNCW
...will present an advanced screening of their latest film at the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Lumina Theater at the Fisher Student...

Contest could bring movie stars to UNCW
WSFX FOX 26 News
Seahawks are inching closer towards a chance at having actors Seth...

Professor to lecture on relations between evangelical Christians, Jews
...and Israel will be the topic of a lecture Thursday at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Yaakov Ariel, a professor of religious studies...

Books - Deaths helped writer find focus
...helped the East Columbus High School graduate find the money, and Mott went on to earn a bachelor's degree in creative writing from UNCW…