Thursday Dec 12
UNCW Moves Up Four Spots, into Top 30, on Kiplinger's 100 Best Values in Public Colleges
WILMINGTON, N.C. , Dec. 11 -- The University of North Carolina Wilmington issued the following news release: The University of North Carolina Wilmington has been recognized by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine as one of the "100 Best Values in Public Colleges, 2014 ," the University announced today.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
UNCW calling for art related to the Wilmington Ten
The University of North Carolina Wilmington's Upperman African American Cultural Center and Department of Art and Art History are calling for artworks that depict stories of the Wilmington Ten, the ten civil rights activists convicted of arson in 1971 who were pardoned by Governor Beverly Perdue in 2012.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Original one-act plays make 'Strange Bedfellows'
If there was anyone more active than Liz Bernardo on Wilmington's theater scene in 2013, I'd like to know who it was.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Civil War historian to speak at Fort Fisher
Civil War historian Chris E. Fonvielle will be speaking at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, at the Fort Fisher State Historic Site, off U.S. 421 south of Kure Beach.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
School board resolves to repeal 25 percent rule
Dr. Janna Robertson, left, a professor in the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Watson College of Education, passes out fliers inviting people to walk in the Wilmington Holiday Parade during a Red 4 Ed rally on Tuesday, Dec. 3 before a New Hanover Board of Education meeting.
Local Tech Wire
UNCW builds marine research capabilities with MARBIONC expansion
The University of North Carolina-Wilmington has long had a role in marine research.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Triple play in March
Among his many hats - successful novelist, professor of creative writing at UNCW, etc.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Self Defense is an option for everyone
Have you ever been in a situation where self-defense would have proven to be helpful.
Abrams to judge non-fiction competition
Wilmington author Hanna Dela Cruz Abrams will be final judge for the 2014 Rose Post Creative Non-Fiction Competition, sponsored by the North Carolina Writers' Network.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Dec. 01--He's played dozens of roles on its stage, from a Founding Father to Ebenezer Scrooge to Bossy the Cow.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Walking in their shoes, community leaders tour New Hanover schools
Coinciding with American Education Week, the Wilmington Chamber Foundation started a program to take community leaders through New Hanover County schools increasing awareness about school successes and needs.
'The Returned' makes a best-of-2013 list
Over at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, they're slapping high-fives in the creative writing department.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Jacksonville Daily News
Dolphin virus spreads south, may be infecting whales
A massive, widespread dolphin plague has reached beaches as far south as Florida, but the majority of recent mortalities washed ashore in North Carolina, experts said this week.
North Carolina Writers' Network announces creative nonfiction competition
"I just thought we were the most privileged group of people who ever lived," longtime columnist Rose Post once said of her years working for the Salisbury Post.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Jacksonville Daily News
Gov. McCrory announces appointments to UNCW Board of Trustees
Drummond is a graduate of University of North Carolina Wilmington. He is president and a managing member of Packrite LLC, a packaging company that specializes in microflute and folding paper packaging.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Art and flea finds for the masses
Lovers of art and vintage finds will have plenty of opportunities to seek both at the 11th Art for the Masses and the third Brooklyn Arts Center Holiday Flea.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
They Answered the Call to Serve
On November 10, 2013, the band of legendary brothers who answered the call of United States Marines, celebrated 238 years of service.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Cucalorus wraps up festival with good vibes, secret screening
Nov. 18--As showtimes dwindled and filmmakers rushed off to hop flights back home, the 19th Cucalorus Film Festival drew to a close Sunday afternoon after five days of film, music, parties and even a visit from Santa Claus.