UNCW in the News

UNCW in the News

May 6-10

Hope For The Warriors Announces 2013 Scholarship Recipients
FOX5 Vegas - KVVU
2013 Recipients include: Jennifer Meadows of Hubert, NC, University of North Carolina Wilmington; Elizabeth Wilkins, Houston, TX, University..

Taking a second look at stroke in women
American Nurse Today
Kathleen A. Ennen is an assistant professor of nursing at the University of North Carolina Wilmington School of Nursing. Kathleen A. Ennen

UNCW mourns sudden loss of well-known Aramark employee
...the UNCW family died in a car accident Tuesday, according to Chancellor Gary Miller. Miller sent an email notice to faculty and students saying...

UNCW grad student uses hip hop as therapy tool
A UNCW grad student's name may not be familiar to you, but his alias Kon Sci has been making waves in the local music scene for the years. In just a few days he will be graduating with his masters in social work after combining ...

Life on a Coral Reef: Insult Is (Sometimes) Added to Injury
National Science Foundation
...Key Largo, Florida--marine scientist Joseph Pawlik of the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) and colleagues found that these predator-fish...

Longtime head coach Biedenbach OK as assistant
...mid-1990s, and Biedenbach was his replacement. When UNC Wilmington athletic director Jimmy Bass got his first job in the Davidson athletic department...

When 'Suckers' Rebuild Eroding Beaches, 'Free Riders' Benefit
...sand to rebuild its eroded beaches? According to scientists at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, "sucker" is the appropriate term.

Memory-assessment expert from Longwood at Oakmont to give dementia talkTribune-Review (AP)
...of clinical services at Memory Assessment & Research Services at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, will talk about the most common.

"Sugar, Slavery, Christianity and the Making of Race"
Star News Online Blogs
...of Race by Mark Edelman Boren, associate professor of English at the University of North Carolina Wilmington ($22.50 paperback). This interdisciplinary...

Bill to allow concealed carry permit holders to carry guns into bars, restaurants passes in House
Port City Daily
...North Carolina Sheriff's Association supports the bill, while University of North Carolina at Wilmington Chancellor Gary Miller and others in...

UNCW's Lori Beth Adams earns Golfer of the Year honors
RICHMOND, Va. - UNCW junior Lori Beth Adams was voted as the 2013 Colonial Athletic Association Women's Golfer of the…

Locally-filmed movie to play for audience at UNCW
ONE, a global organization that is fighting poverty and preventable disease is teaming up with HBO to present the movie at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15 at UNCW's Randall Library 2nd Floor Auditorium.

House approves expanded concealed weapons bill
Durham Herald Sun
Last week, the faculty assembly passed a resolution in support of UNC system President Tom Ross' opposition to the bill. Leonard said faculty senates at UNC Wilmington, Appalachian State, UNC Pembroke and UNC School of the Arts also have passed.

Students take a stand against sexual assault
On April 11, the University of North Carolina Wilmington organized its first Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. More than 400 students participated in the event to spread awareness about domestic and gender violence as well as sexual assault.

Clyde Edgerton to speak at High Point University
High Point Enterprise
A professor of creative writing at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Edgerton began writing fiction 35 years...

UNCW soars to Fayetteville for golf tournament
Head Coach Matt Clark and his UNCW Seahawks learned Monday that they will compete in the Fayetteville Regional of the NCAA Men's Golf Tournament hosted by the University of Arkansas, May 16-18.

The New York Times se hace eco de la red internacional de escuelas de negocio de la que forma parte el Máster IMBA de la Universitat
...en un Máster IMBA de doble titulación internacional, el International Master in Business Administration (IMBA), junto con otras seis universidades...

North Carolina Assistant Principal Wins Research Award Leslie Ann Newman honored for dissertation on turnaround schools in rural North Carolina
...of the NASSP Breaking Ranks Framework. Newman completed her doctorate degree at the University of North Carolina Wilmington under the guidance...

Dome: McCrory takes turn at GOP weekly radio address
The News & Observer
...Monday night. East Carolina University Chancellor Steve Ballard and UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller have both come out against 937.

Advice For New Dads From A Veteran Father Of Four
In Papadaddy's Book for New Fathers, author Clyde Edgerton shares tips for new dads. The advice starts before birth: Build the crib before you ...

Review - Clyde Edgerton's lessons for new dads leavened with humor
Clyde Edgerton - the author of "Raney," "Walking Across Egypt," "The Bible Salesman" and "The Night Train" - was already the father of a grown daughter
and of an age when guys' thoughts generally turn to the Barcalounger and The Golf Channel.

Racial disparity on end-of-year tests grows in New Hanover
Robert Smith, a professor in the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Watson College of Education, said, "Neighborhood schools work well if you have a neighborhood that is well-enhanced…

Two Hawks Named Academic All-District
"We're very proud of Michael and Ryan," said Melissa Lewis, UNCW's Assistant Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Support Services. "They not only are outstanding athletes, but also work hard in the classroom and take pride in their academic ..