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House Bill 2 could have huge implications for NC; UNCW students stage silent protest

Casey McAnarney | News Editor

March 31, 2016

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A recent House bill passed by North Carolina's legislative body has left students and citizens frustrated with their government, so much so that UNC Wilmington students staged a silent protest the Monday following the passing ...

Phony traffic stop just miles from campus

Ava Hicks | Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016

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Around one in the morning on Wednesday, March 2, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call from an individual claiming to have been pulled over by a suspicious person posing as an officer.The 19-year-old male...

Saving a Buck Abroad

Ava Hicks | Contributing Writer

March 24, 2016

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Any college student will tell you just how expensive getting a formal education can be. Paying for tuition along with housing, food and textbooks account for why the graduating class of 2015 will be the most indebted ever, ac...

Antebellum deeds updated for modern times and the impact it can have on the community

Casey McAnarney | News Editor

March 17, 2016

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With the help of students and interns, a Cape Fear Community College instructor's work involving the antebellum deeds of New Hanover County has led to the copying and organization of thousands of county documents that entail the ...

NC primary results: Clinton and Trump win big; Connect NC Bond passes

Casey McAnarney | News Editor

March 16, 2016

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UNC Wilmington students and North Carolinians alike ventured out to the polls for the NC Primary yesterday, and the results are now in.In the presidential race, Hillary Clinton won the Democratic primary while Donald Trump won the Rep...

McCrory speaks at UNCW about Connect NC bond, impact on Wilmington community

Robert Manion | Contributing Writer

March 10, 2016

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NC Gov. Pat McCrory spoke at a meeting held on UNC Wilmington's campus this past Wednesday, March 9 while students were on spring break to promote the two billion dollar Connect NC public improvement bond that will be listed ...

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death and its effect on North Carolina

Meredith Hoffman | Contributing Writer

March 3, 2016

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The country received news on Feb. 13 that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who was appointed to the bench by President Ronald Reagan, had died at the age of 79. Subsequently, his death has risen questions of how his passing...

UNCW Student Government Association makes motions to oppose NC Senate bill

Casey McAnarney | News Editor

March 3, 2016

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In a resolution entitled ‘An Act of Student Opposition to North Carolina House Bill 589,’ UNC Wilmington’s Student Government Association voiced the opinion of the organization and the campus as a whole by stating that the Vote...

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