University Relations

Jan. 17-21

NC State, ECU, UNCW and ECSU cancel or delay Friday classes because of weather 
News & Observer 
Additional coverage includes: The Sun News   

Winter storm 2022 updates, closings 
Port City Daily  

UNC System discusses tuition, fees and a performance-based funding model for campuses 
News & Observer  

Titanic explorers find life thriving on board 
The Times of London 
Featuring UNCW faculty member Dr. Steve Ross 

Bones of extinct whale once stored in NC couple's garage find home at Smithsonian 
Yahoo News  

Around Town with Rhonda Bellamy: Jason Mott 
Featuring UNCW alum Jason Mott 

From garage, to UNCW, to Smithsonian: the decades-long journey of extinct gray whale bones to final resting place 

Bones of extinct whale once stored in NC couple’s garage find home at Smithsonian 
Star News  

Impact of UNCW Research 
Wilmington Biz 
Sponsored content provided by Heather McWhorter, UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Stuart Borrett, UNCW Associate Provost for Research and Innovation and Chief Research Officer 

Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage hires UNCW grad; promotes Alex Paen 
Star News 
Featuring UNCW alumni Laura Keeter and Alex Paen

Locally made 'Scream' hits No. 1 at box office, showcases many Wilmington locations 
Star News 
Featuring UNCW alum Skeet Ulrich