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  1. Ocean creature that startled swimmers was sunfish, not shark, UNCW professor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Lumina News

    The creature that earlier this month shocked a crew of open-water swimmers in the Intracoastal Waterway in Wrightsville Beach was not a shark, but instead a sunfish, a University of North Carolina Wilmington professor specializing in sea life said this week. Thomas Lankford, associate professor at the school's biology and marine biology department, confirmed this week that the giant fish was an ocean sunfish, which are currently in the middle of their winter migration.

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  2. Rebounding: Jobs trickle back after Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... -- even if it's not quite there yet. Adam Jones, professor of economics at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW), said he believed the Wilmington region will see job and economic recovery in much the same way as other areas ravaged by ...

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  3. UNC Wilmington chemists relocate in wake of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2018 | Chemical & Engineering News

    University of North Carolina, Wilmington's Dobo Hall was flooded during Hurricane Florence, forcing the chemistry department to move out. Chemists at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington , are relocating their research labs and classes in the wake of Hurricane Florence.

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  4. North Carolina colleges deal with the aftermath of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Chemical & Engineering News

    Universities in the Wilmington, N.C., area took a direct blow from Hurricane Florence. At the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, the building housing the chemistry and biochemistry department was hit particularly hard.

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  5. The Hall Unveils 2019 Spring SlateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | SHUPirates.com

    The Pirates will participate in six tournaments this spring. The Pirates will begin competition this spring at the Rio Verde Invitational for a fifth straight year played on Quail Run at Rio Verde Country Club in Arizona, Feb. 22-24.

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  6. UNCW to use record-setting $10 million gift to create new schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Alumnus David Congdon and his wife Helen donated $10 million to the University of North Carolina Wilmington, which will help the university create a new school under the Cameron School of Business. It's the largest monetary gift ever received by UNCW.

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  7. Veteran New Hampshire election official Bill Gardner survives challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Boston.com

    For more than four decades, Secretary of State Bill Gardner has successfully warded off challenges to the New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation presidential primary, steadfastly enforcing state law that calls for it to be the first on the calendar. Gardner defeated an upstart candidate, former executive councilor Colin Van Ostern, by the slimmest of margins - just four votes after two ballots.

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  8. Spaceflight Launches 64 Satellites On First Dedicated Rideshare MissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Aero-News Network

    ... satellites to educational research endeavors. One research payload includes the University of North Carolina Wilmington's CubeSat, SeaHawk-1 carrying the HawkEye Ocean Color Imager. UNCW has been funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and ...

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  9. Spaceflight Successfully Launches 64 Satellites on First Dedicated Rideshare MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Business Wire

    ... satellites to educational research endeavors. One research payload includes the University of North Carolina Wilmington's CubeSat, SeaHawk-1 carrying the HawkEye Ocean Color Imager . UNCW has been funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and ...

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  10. Swimming brings home 11 gold from Patriot InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Triangle

    ... teams had an overall second-place finish behind Colonial Athletic Association rivals University of North Carolina Wilmington. The women's team came away with five gold, six silver and seven bronze medals. The men's team brought home six gold, three ...

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  11. UNCW assists new teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Sampson Independent

    With goals of helping new teachers become successful, officials from Sampson County Schools are looking forward to more success with its Beginning Teacher Support Program. The Board of Education recently approved to continue the district's program, which includes support from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington .

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  12. Eifler goes full circle, begins first season as Dominion's head basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Loudoun Times

    ... a developmental intern at JMU to the Assistant Director of the Seahawk Club at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. "I will forever value my college athletics experience," Eifler said. Through the job, Eifler was exposed to numerous coaches, ...

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  13. All in the FamilyRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Wrightsville Beach Magazine

    ... painting as very personal, a break from everyday life as a busy arts instructor at University of North Carolina Wilmington and Cape Fear Community College, wife to fellow artist Jeremy Millard, and mom to a young family. "When I get into the rhythm ...

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  14. More than $40,000 in property missing from Pender classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... chargers. That does not include $618.96 in supplies listed as "damaged/missing." The University of North Carolina Wilmington has handled roughly 70 reports of larceny after students returned to their dorms to find personal items missing. UNCW ...

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  15. Watch SpaceX push the limits of rocket recycling, again - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | CNet News

    That's set to change Wednesday. Elon Musk's vision of cheaper, more rapid launches to orbit gets lifted to a higher level when one of his Block 5 Falcon 9 rockets blasts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in the morning.

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  16. Josh Roberson: Miami Marlins Pitcher on the RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Marlin Maniac

    Throughout the 2018/2019 offseason, Marlin Maniac will devote one article each for every player who appeared in the Miami Marlins system for the 2018 season. Every.

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  17. 'Just trying to get by 1 day at a time:' Many Hurricane Michael,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 20 | AccuWeather.com

    2018 was meant to be the first year that Lauren Auton's family gathered at her home to celebrate Christmas. The western North Carolina native, who's a graduate student and assistant for student conduct and community standards at the University of North Carolina Wilmington , also anticipated having friends and family over to attend her December graduation.

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  18. Will hurricane recovery hamper the holiday spirit of Michael, Florence-impacted residents?Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 20 | AccuWeather.com

    ... a graduate student and assistant for student conduct and community standards at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW), also anticipated having friends and family over to attend her December graduation. Those plans have since changed. ...

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  19. My Title IX Sex Discrimination ComplaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Townhall

    On October 16, I filed a Title IX sex discrimination complaint against administrators at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington where I have been teaching for the last twenty-six years. Readers will also recall that it is the same institution I successfully sued on First Amendment grounds back in 2014.

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  20. Forbush athletes sign Letters of IntentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... female athletes, Mallory Fobes, signs her letter of intent to play golf at University of North Carolina Wilmington. Fobes has seen her fair share of State Championships as she has been to the NCHSAA championships all four years of her high school ...

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