University Relations

March 23-27

5 Lessons From Campuses That Closed After Natural Disasters
The Chronicle of Higher Education 
Featuring Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli

Dr. Jose Sartarelli: How UNCW is dealing with coronavirus outbreak (“1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)
WECT
 
Perspective | Innovating resiliency-focused practices to support student success
EdNC
Featuring Amy Horgan, Laura Jennings and Jodi Hebert, D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy
 
WHQR’s Coronavirus Community Resources
WHQR
Featuring UNCW resources

Experts Eye Potential Impacts of Federal Stimulus on Wilmington Area  
Greater Wilmington Business Journal 
Featuring Adam Jones, economics and finance  

Despite COVID-19′s economic hit, some local businesses are thriving 
WECT 
Featuring Christopher Dumas, economics and finance  

Perspective | It’s time to recognize and value innovation in our schools 
EdNC 
Featuring Robert Smith, Watson College of Education, and doctoral student Kayce Smith 
 

COVID-19 adds challenges to census collection 
StarNews 
Mentions UNCW and how the Census has modified how college students are counted
 
2 UNCW students test positive for COVID-19
StarNews
 
Two UNCW students test positive for the coronavirus
WWAY
This story ran in most statewide news outlets.
 
UNCW and New Hanover County report 5 new coronavirus cases
WNCN
 
UNCW to postpone May graduation ceremonies
WECT
This information ran in most statewide news outlets.
 
Narrow Testing Prevents Officials from Understanding Scope of Coronavirus Spread
WHQR
Featuring Art Frampton, biology and marine biology
 
Viral Void
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Featuring Adam Jones, economics and finance
 
Info Junkie: Heather McWhorter
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Featuring the director of the UNCW Small Business and Technology Development Center
 
What we know about coronavirus cases in the Wilmington area
StarNews
 
North Carolina coronavirus cases rise over 300; Wake announces measures to slow spread
Charlotte Observer
 
Coronavirus latest: Hospitals implement visitor restrictions to limit spread of COVID-19
WTVD
 
Coronavirus live updates: Here’s what to know in North Carolina on March 22
Charlotte Observer
This story also ran in the Raleigh News & Observer
 
Coronavirus local updates: UNCW student studying abroad tests positive after flying in to Charlotte Douglas
WSOC
 
‘Corona Break’: Thousands gather on Carolina Beach as Town Council votes to close beach accesses
Port City Daily
 
Brunswick County COVID-19 cases reach four; New Hanover issues State of Emergency
StarNews
Featuring UNCW announcement postponing commencement

Exercising while social distancing: recommendations in the face of COVID-19 
Cardiovascular Business 
Featuring Steven Zinder, athletic training 

Beach Bummer: Hotels, Vacation Rentals Cope with Latest Closures 
Greater Wilmington Business Journal 
Mentions UNCW graduation

The Unstoppable Spirit of Entrepreneurship 
Greater Wilmington Business Journal 
Sponsored content provided by Diane Durance, Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship 

What It's Like Testing Positive for Coronavirus  
WHQR 
Featuring an unnamed UNCW student   

Experiencing internet service issues while working from home? You’re not alone
 
WWAY 
Featuring UNCW student Mariana Bernardino  

Giving the Gift of Nourishment 
Wrightsville Beach Magazine 
Featuring the Hawk’s Harvest food pantry  

Brunswick Town, Battleship NC receive federal shoreline grants
StarNews
Mentions erosion study partnership with UNCW
 
Downtown business leaders offer support, resources to small businesses
WECT
Featuring the UNCW Small Business and Technology Development Center
 
My sister has Down syndrome. Please don’t use the R-word for a person. Ever.
Raleigh News & Observer
Featuring UNCW sophomore Ann O’Neill
 
CCLCF Announces Board Chair
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Featuring UNCW graduate Yvonne Hughes
 
Nurse Practitioner Joins Novant Health Endocrinology
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Featuring UNCW graduate Tamara Marshall
 
Red Earth Marketing Welcomes Bryan Sartin
Greater Wilmington Business Journal
Featuring UNCW graduate Bryan Sartin
 
Coronavirus: Emotional UNCW season extended to quarantine for Bowen, teammates
Bladen Journal
Featuring UNCW men’s basketball player John Bowen
 
UNCW tennis standout earns CAA top academic honor
WECT
Featuring senior Daniel Groom
 
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mount Pleasant's search for new coach ends right at home
Independent Tribune (Concord, NC)
Featuring UNCW graduate Nic Allen

Games are over, but NCAA coaches and players continue routines 
WECT 
Featuring women’s golf Head Coach Cindy Ho 

UNCW tennis player worried about more than studies 
WECT 
Featuring senior tennis player Daniel Groom