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Let's talk about the Coup of 1898
Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor • September 15, 2020
The subject of the Coup, and the idea of possible reparations to the descendants of its victims, is long overdue for discussion. On September 15 at 6 PM, you can join a live Zoom panel discussion with the creator of “Wilmington Fire” and other members of Wilmington’s community. 
UNCW hosts a viewing of "Wilmington on Fire", a documentary on the Massacre of 1898
UNCW hosts a viewing of "Wilmington on Fire", a documentary on the Massacre of 1898
Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor • September 13, 2020

Five minutes to 7:00 pm, cars were lined up outside the Sarah Kenan Auditorium at UNCW on September 11—a full hour early to a drive-in viewing...

Maria and the Von Trapp family. (l-r, b-f)  Liesl (Jordan Davis), Captain Von Trapp (Zach Hanner), Maria (Elizabeth Stovall), Friedrich (Jakob Gruntfest), Kurt (Salder Selby), Louisa (Baylee Allen), Brigitta (Braelyn Sudduth), Marta (Piper Holmes), Gretl (Katie Grace Marinos) pose in for a photo in preparation for their performance of "The Sound of Music" at Thalian Hall. Photo by Opera House Theatre Company.
'The Sound of Music' prepares for second weekend at Wilmington's Thalian Hall
Emily Andsager, Contributing Writer • March 5, 2020

A classic such as “The Sound of Music” is never viewed lightly, but there was no doubt how incredible director Ray Kennedy’s rendition...

TacoRoos location at S College and College Acres, pictured as of 23 November 2019.
Cookout-owned TacoRoos to open soon near campus
Jacob Sawyer, Staff Writer • November 23, 2019

TacoRoos, a taco restaurant owned by the burger chain CookOut, is set to soon open on the corner of College Road and College Acres Drive. The...

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Halloween events in Wilmington and UNCW
Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor • October 25, 2019

Looking for something to do this Halloween? The Seahawk has rounded up a variety of annual and new events on UNC Wilmington's campus and in the...

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Best features of Wilmington coffee shops
Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor • March 10, 2019

Although many people have been to at least one coffee shop in Wilmington, they may not stop to think about what makes some of the shops special...

UNCW wins first place in UP AND UP Festival competition
UNCW wins first place in UP AND UP Festival competition
Logan Sasser, Contributing Writer • March 1, 2019

UNC Wilmington has come in first place in the UP AND UP Festival competition, which means SLUSHII will be performing in Wilmington. The festival...

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Where to make plans for February fun
Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor • February 13, 2019
Even though Valentine’s Day is generally considered to be celebrated by couples, many single people decide to celebrate other relationships in their live as well around this holiday. To make a date or an outing easier to plan, The Seahawk has compiled a list of ideas specifically for the Wilmington area that would work for any amount of people in any situation in February.
Still from This Changes Everything.
Cucalorus 24 Review: "This Changes Everything"
Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor • November 14, 2018

50 percent of films shown at Cucalorus are made by women. Sadly, that isn’t the case everywhere else.    I was brought to tears by "This...

Still from This Taco Truck Kills Fascists
Cucalorus 24 Review: "This Taco Truck Kills Fascists"
Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor • November 12, 2018

Cucalorus 24 was full of shorts, films, stage and connect events that gave artists a chance to speak their minds and let their art be seen and...

Blueprint to Oust Duterte by Rina Espiritu and Natalie Cook.
Cucalorus 24 kicks off with Dance-a-lorus
Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor • November 10, 2018

Cucalorus 24 kicked off Thursday night with Dance-a-lorus -- a dance event that explores the pairing of filmmakers and choreographers. This stage...

Cucalorus 24 preview: Highlighting UNCW students and staff talents
Cucalorus 24 preview: Highlighting UNCW students and staff talents
Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor • November 5, 2018

Since 1994, filmmakers, movie buffs and artists alike have gathered each November in Downtown Wilmington to celebrate art and screen films from...

Guide to the Midterm Elections
Guide to the Midterm Elections
Brenna Flanagan, Contributing Writer • October 30, 2018

It’s that time of year again – election season. For those of you who are discouraged or confused about voting because you’re afraid you’re...

One of the many Operation BBQ Relief trucks on site at the old Kmart parking lot.
Operation BBQ Relief serving more than just BBQ
Veronica Wernicke and Amanda Hagy • October 4, 2018

In the aftermath of a hurricane like Florence, devastation and destruction take their toll on the community. People can be left without homes,...

What's open in Wilmington post-Florence
Maddie Driggers, Lifestyles Editor • October 2, 2018

There were quite a few restaurants, coffee shops, stores and other businesses that sustained significant damage thanks to Hurricane Florence....

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