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Black Swan Review

Alice Fisher | Staff Writer

January 13, 2011

Natalie Portman gives the best performance of her career in Darren Aronofsky's stunning fever nightmare "Black Swan." Portman plays the role of Nina Sayers, a ballerina who has toiled for years, desiring to not only be notice...

Save money; buy more movie tickets

Megan Burris | Staff Writer

January 13, 2011

Wouldn't it be nice to buy an eight-pack of paper towels, a razor and a tube of toothpaste —all name brands—for $1.81? This is what many shoppers are doing at stores like Rite Aid, CVS and Walgreens. By using coupons, sal...

Deathly Hallows stuns Harry Potter fans

Juliane Bullard | Staff Writer

November 25, 2010

Harry Potter is back and in the first of a two-part finale following the unbreakable trio of Ron, Hermione and Harry, the Hogwarts students leave the comforts of their school behind and go on the run to search for the Horcruxes t...

ACE to host 12 hours of Disney

Lizz Wood | Staff Writer

November 18, 2010

The UNCW Association for Campus Entertainment (ACE) is putting on a mini hawk-in Saturday and showcasing a 12-hour marathon of various Disney movies in Lumina Theater. ACE will present the first movie, "Fantasia," at noon and conti...

Annual Schweitzer award presented to founder of Kids Making It

Sasha Johnson | Staff Writer

November 17, 2010

The UNCW Honors Scholars Program will present the 2010 Albert Schweitzer Honors Scholar during a gathering of freshman honors seminar classes Thursday.  This year's recipient, Jimmy Pierce, is a man who says he never imagined he w...

Stop Hunger Now service surge packages 106,000 meals

Gillian Perry | Staff Writer

November 17, 2010

What do nine hours in Hanover Gym, over a month of fundraising, hundreds of student and community volunteers, and 106,000 meals packaged for the hungry have in common? All were part of the third annual meal-packaging event for...

Auditions for 11th Annual production of The Vagina Monologues begin

Gillian Perry | Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

The UNCW Women's Studies Student Association will be hosting auditions for the 11th annual production of Eve Ensler's "The Vagina Monologues" on Nov. 15 and 16. The show will be performed on Feb. 3 and 5 as part of the nationwide ...

Thriller set in the area will film in Wilmington next year

Megan Burris | Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

"Jigsaw," a novel written by Ted Miller Brogden from Goldsboro will be adapted for the screen and shooting will begin in the Wilmington area next summer, according to TriciaKent, publicist for the project. Pre-production will...

Pippin Combines Endearing Characters with Delightful Spectacle

Trey Morehouse | Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

One wouldn't think that a play loosely based on the life of the son of Charlemagne would be fodder for a successful musical comedy, but the UNCW production of "Pippin" proves otherwise. A fun, whimsical, ‘70's-esque journey...

Hollywood East wraps its first season with infamous guest

Kristin LeGrow | Contributing Writer

November 10, 2010

Wilmington-based TV show "Hollywood East" finished its first season and is gearing up for its debut on The final installment of the 10-episode season aired Oct. 31, 2010, guest starring former "Party of Five" and "7th...

Greeks’ talents put on display

Lizz Wood | Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

The UNCW Greek community came together Saturday to compete for the title of Mr. and Ms. Greek 2010. Members of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and Delta Tau Delta fraternity hosted the annual Mr. and Ms. Greek Pageant to support the...

Cape Fear Museum exhibit wins top prize

Liz Wood | Staff Writer

November 6, 2010

The Cape Fear Museum was recently presented with the Southeastern Museums Conference Award of Excellence for an exhibit that took over five years to complete and had a budget of over $100,000.The Land of the Longleaf Pine, which ...

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