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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 Changes Everything," Tom Donahue's documentary about the...

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 heard by the community. The film "This Taco Truck Kills...

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 event featured nine different pieces that ranged in subject...

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 all over the world. Cucalorus is a non-competitive film festival...

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 not informed enough, The Seahawk has you covered. In this...

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, personal items, power, water, food and a sense of hope...

What's open in Wilmington post-Florence

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. Here are some updates on a few of your favorite Wilmington...

The top ten concerts coming to North Carolina this summer

The top ten concerts coming to North Carolina this summer

Samantha Dickerson , Contributing Writer April 23, 2018

One of the best things about being a student is that summer is normally an opportunity for some awesome adventures. One great experience that is perfect for summer is a concert, and North Carolina is full...

Beer happy: How to fully enjoy an adult beverage in the Port City

Beer happy: How to fully enjoy an adult beverage in the Port City

Amanda Hagy, Contributing Writer April 19, 2018

For some college students, having to choose between shotgunning a Bud or Natty Light is a familiar dilemma, and downing four or five beers within an hour may not be an uncommon activity. Even given this...

The Pomegranate Books storefront. Courtesy of Pomegranate Books.

Pomegranate Books: Persephone’s bookstore of choice

Jonathan Montague, Contributing Writer March 19, 2018

In the modern world, print is slowing giving way to the digital age. Sometimes it seems like everything imaginable is becoming a part of “the Cloud," and yet, there are still things to value about tangible...

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