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UNCW in the News

April 15-18

UNCW students, staff mourn loss of professor: ‘It's a shattering blow to the department’
WECT

French history in flames, reaction on the UNCW campus after Notre Dame fire
WWAY 

UNCW drone research group collaborates with local NC community
WECT

UNCW student from American Idol performs at WWAY
WWAY

Pender native who started college at 11, earned Ph.D by 23, reflects on life in the working world
WECT
Featuring UNCW graduate Julia Nepper

Kamala Harris carves distinct early-state path in her 2020 White House bid
Reuters
Featuring Joshua Putnam, public and international affairs
--This story ran in a number of media outlets

Unique art show held this weekend at UNCW
WECT
Featuring Printfest

Lessons in Leadership: Leading from the Court
Wilma
Featuring women’s basketball coach Karen Barefoot

Lessons in Leadership: Mentoring from all sides
Wilma
Featuring Venita Jenkins, Office of University Relations

UNCW hosts event to showcase cultures
WECT
Featuring UNCW-hosted event “One Africa, Many Connections”

Concert looks to raise environmental awareness
StarNews
Featuring UNCW’s student outreach organization Plastic Ocean Project 

UNCW Club CrossFit putting their fitness to the ultimate test
WWAY 

New Hanover Compost Program Wins Award
Coastal Online Review
Featuring UNCW Campus Dining composting program

PHOTOS: DC Virgo selected for Hamilton Challenge
StarNews
Featuring the K-8 year-round public school opened by UNCW

Norris named Bladen County's Principal of the Year
Elizabethtown Bladen Journal
Featuring UNCW graduate Stephanie Norris

Wilmington nerdcore rap duo JT Music geeks out for 'Game of Thrones' debut
StarNews
Featuring UNCW graduate John Gelardi

Boston Marathon a family affair
Greenville Daily Reflector
Featuring former UNCW softball player Katie (Houmard) Sanderson

PHOTOS: Wilmington traces theatrical roots to 1788
StarNews
Featuring Kenan Auditorium and the Cultural Arts Building

On NC event horizon: 83 conferences, workshops and networking coming in May
WRAL Tech Wire
Featuring the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Cape Fear region basks in Hollywood spotlight
StarNews
Featuring UNCW’s DocuTime film festival

URBAN OUTFITTING ACL RAIL BED: Wilmington Rail Trail will connect communities, offer economic stimulation via arts
encore 
Featuring Ned Irvine, art and art history and Kristen Brogdon, Office of the Arts

State representative proposes UNCW land grant to improve ‘abysmal’ Isaac Bear conditions
Port City Daily

 

*UNCW in the News is a daily compilation of local, regional and national media placements which mention UNCW in a variety of contexts. Any issues regarding broken links, website errors, text inaccuracies, firewalls or subscription access are the responsibility of the media outlets featured.*