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The 2020 film, Nomadland.

REVIEW: ‘Nomadland’ drives off into the sunset

Stephen Lambros, Staff Writer February 23, 2021

The politics and discourse of the pandemic have been anything but consistent, but one thing that’s stayed rigid for months has been the rapturous critical reception of Chloé Zhao’s poetic drama film...

A new building for the Film Studies department is under construction.

An inside look into the film studies major and new building

Abigail Celoria, Contributing Writer February 21, 2021

UNCW’s Film Studies program is one of the university’s major academic attractions. Blending film theory and production, both undergraduate and graduate students learn the essentials of the craft while...

Brenna Flanagan, Addison Hamlet, Dajah Glenn, and Kara Shoup perform in Psychosis.

REVIEW: ‘4.48 Psychosis’ is a mind-bending success

Stephen Lambros, Staff Writer February 20, 2021

Even in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, the UNCW theatre department has continued to dedicate themselves to putting on excellent performances, working with top-tier material and displaying great production...

Sabrina Balent and Alexis Pean as Homecoming royalty.

ACE’s 2021 Homecoming: celebrating Seahawk solidarity

Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor February 19, 2021

From Feb. 6 to Feb. 13, the Association for Campus Entertainment (ACE) celebrated Homecoming week for the year 2021. Choc full of safe, inventive and virtual activities, this year’s Homecoming was much...

Kara Shoup and the cast of UNCW's production of

UNCW Theatre Department to perform “4:48 Psychosis”

Caroline Straubel, Contributing Writer February 17, 2021

UNCW’s theatre department is performing “4:48 Psychosis” by Sarah Kane in the Cultural Arts Building and on a livestream. The live performances will be on February 18-21, the 25-28, at 8 p.m., and...

Tea time.

Seven cozy recipes for surviving cold, rainy weather

Emma Smith, Contributing Writer February 16, 2021

Surviving the season of cold rain while quarantined at home can be tough, but with some simple, warm and quick recipes, survival can be easier. With some honey, a cup of tea and a bowl of soup, you can...

Whether Agnes (Kathryn Hahn, center) is Agnes Harkness or not, her amazing performance as the generic

The biggest moments from the latest episodes of “WandaVision”

Boyce Rucker February 16, 2021

Since Marvel Studios made its Disney+ debut with “WandaVision” in January, it has been universally praised by critics and viewers alike for its daringly unique take on the MCU mythos. The series follows...

LaKeith Stanfield in Judas and the Black Messiah (2021).

REVIEW: “Judas & the Black Messiah” is masterfully executed, timely and liberating

Boyce Rucker, Contributing Writer February 15, 2021

Although historical biopics serve as a retelling of history’s brightest or darkest moments, they also serve as a message that not much has changed in the present day. Released on Feb. 12, 2021, to theaters...

Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo in

REVIEW: ‘Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar’ makes tacky the new black

Stephen Lambros, Staff Writer February 15, 2021

Hollywood comedies are a dime a dozen: very few of them go out of their way to dispense their humor in ways that challenge film form and introduce new ideas to the genre. For every “Palm Springs”,...

College Love: My pandemic buddy became my lifelong friend

College Love: My pandemic buddy became my lifelong friend

February 14, 2021
Early June, summer of 2019, Dana was put into my life on a sterling silver platter.
A photo display of the famous lunch counter sit-in in Greensboro North Carolina. DuSable Museum of African American History museum, on August 26, 2015, prepares a new exhibit,

Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County to begin fundraising for Major General Joseph McNeil Statue

Kiley Woods, Contributing Writer February 12, 2021

This article was updated on Feb. 13 2021 to include a link to the donation fund started by the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County. On Feb. 1, 1960, a man from Wilmington named Major General...

An image from a book market in Lyon looking across the Saône river towards La Basilique Notre Dame de Fourvière located in Vieux Lyon.

Tales from Abroad: savoring the beauty of everyday life in France

Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor February 11, 2021

Emma Cowen wakes before the sun on a cool fall morning. She laces up her boots and puts on her work clothes. While the sun creeps into the sky, she walks out into a dew-laden pasture. Cowen is walking...

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