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UNCW campus police chief retiring

UNCW campus police chief retiring

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 24, 2021
During his time at UNCW, Donaldson worked to enhance relationships with other nearby law enforcement agencies, advocacy agencies, and the district attorney’s office. Additionally, he instituted enhanced emergency situations training for officers, dispatchers and UNCW stakeholders.
Burney Center on campus.

UNCW COVID-19 vaccine registration now open

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 24, 2021
For this week’s appointments, UNCW received 300 doses of the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine. As more appointments become available, UNCW will send out similar emails with the SignUp Genius registration links.
A closer look at UNCW’s newest vice chancellor, Dr. Lowell Davis

A closer look at UNCW’s newest vice chancellor, Dr. Lowell Davis

Andrew Lemon, Staff Writer March 24, 2021

Earlier this month it was announced that the role for the UNC Wilmington (UNCW) vice chancellor for student affairs (VCSA) had been filled. Following a search process spanning many months, Lowell Davis...

Robby Fensom (left) with running mate, Thomas Wilson (right) are running in the 2021-2022 SGA election.

Fensom and Wilson win SGA student body election

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 23, 2021
Following a run-off election, the race for UNC Wilmington’s (UNCW) next Student Government Association (SGA) student body president and vice president concluded this week with the announcement of the 2021-2022 winners. 
Staff member Nicolas Ziccardi (right) interviews the UNC System President (left).

UNC System President Hans visits UNCW

Nicolas Ziccardi, Assistant Opinion Editor March 23, 2021
Recently, The Seahawk had the opportunity to interview one on one with UNC system President Peter Hans, who stopped by UNC Wilmington to tour the campus and make note of the new projects in the works. 
A table is set up for drive-through COVID testing from this past fall.

UNCW opens a drive-through community COVID-19 testing site

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 23, 2021

UNC Wilmington (UNCW) will open a free drive-through coronavirus (COVID-19) testing site on campus to serve the Wilmington community. The site will be open starting March 24 and run through April 30. The...

The UNCW columns.

SGA denounces organizations using hate speech against Asians

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 19, 2021

At their recent meeting, the Student Government Association (SGA) passed a resolution denouncing hate speech and microaggressions on UNCW’s campus. Specifically, the SGA denounced the rhetoric used by...

A SGA display in Fisher Student Center.

2021-2022 SGA student body president and VP will be decided in a runoff

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 18, 2021

The race for UNC Wilmington’s (UNCW) next Student Government Association (SGA) student body president and vice president will continue following the announcement that neither candidate received a simple...

Some options are presented for furniture in next year's dining hall.

PHOTO STORY: Business affairs hosts furniture testing drop-in event

Kaylin Damico, Photography Editor March 17, 2021

On March 16, UNC Wilmington's business affairs hosted a drop-in event for students and faculty to test out furniture options for the new dining hall. The unnamed dining hall is set to open in the fall...

The fountain between Morton and Leutze Hall.

Monument honoring Wilmington’s racial history pending chancellor’s approval

Andrew Lemon, Staff Writer March 16, 2021

A special meeting of the UNC Wilmington (UNCW) Board of Trustees (BOT) was called on March 12; the main item of discussion was about a proposal for a permanent art display on campus recognizing the complex...

Trees and bikes on campus.

UNCW planning for normal fall semester

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 15, 2021

UNC Wilmington (UNCW) plans on having a typical fall 2021 semester following positive coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic trends in the state. In an email, Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli detailed some of the...

Robby Fensom (left) with running mate, Thomas Wilson (right) are running in the 2021-2022 SGA election.

A look into the SGA presidential campaign of Robby Fensom and Thomas Wilson

Serah Culler, Contributing Writer March 13, 2021
Fensom and Wilson are both in their third year and have been involved in the Student Government Association (SGA) prior to their candidacy. Fensom, who is currently the SGA chief of staff, is a communication studies and philosophy double major with minors in economics and leadership studies. Their platform focuses on three points: inclusion, innovation and recovery.  
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