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NC remains in Phase 3 and expands mask mandate
NC remains in Phase 3 and expands mask mandate
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 28, 2020

While the U.S. continues to tackle and brace the coronavirus (COVID-19) as the colder winter months are nearing, North Carolina will remain in...

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2021 UNCW teaching award nominations open through January
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 25, 2020

Every year all UNC Wilmington (UNCW) chairpersons, directors, faculty, staff, students and alumni can nominate faculty members for The Chancellor’s...

A new building for the Film Studies department set to open in 2021.
New Film Studies building set to open in spring 2021
Bethanie Simms, Contributing Writer • November 24, 2020

  A new building has emerged among the trees in the back of the campus between Plyler Drive and Riegel Road. The 4,000 square...

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SGA 11/17 meeting recap: Senate passes several items of legislation
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 20, 2020

The Student Government Association (SGA) met for the final time this semester and they introduced and voted on several items of legislation including...

Swipes for Seahawks allows UNCW students to donate one guest swipe per semester to food insecure students.
Swipes for Seahawks allows students to donate meal swipes to food-insecure classmates
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 19, 2020

During their sophomore year at UNC Wilmington (UNCW), Robby Fensom, Logan Massengill and Cassidy Montgomery began working on a project for their...

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UNC System Racial Equity Task Force hosts key findings meeting
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 15, 2020

The UNC System Racial Equity Task Force, started this past summer under the system’s Board of Governors, was created in response to nationwide...

The Student Government Association (SGA) meets every Tuesday from 6:30 pm to 8 pm.
SGA 11/10 meeting recap: Pass/fail to update, DRC, and director of sustainability
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 13, 2020

At their second to the last meeting of the semester, the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed the UNC Wilmington (UNCW) Disability...

UNCW students study by the fountain.
Faculty Senate’s decides against pass/fail for the fall 2020 semester
Hannah Horowitz, Staff Writer • November 13, 2020

The Faculty Senate, the legislative body of the faculty, reconvened on Nov. 10 to discuss a number of items relating to the fall 2020 semester,...

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UNCW releases details for winter break and spring return
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 12, 2020

With the end of the semester only a few weeks away, UNC Wilmington (UNCW) is preparing for what the spring will look like as the coronavirus...

46th President-elect Joe Biden addressing the nation on Nov 6 ahead of his win.
Joe Biden elected as 46th president of United States
Nicolas Ziccardi, Contributing Writer • November 9, 2020
After an unprecedented election week and a swarm of conflict and inevitable lawsuits, Former Vice-President Joe Biden has secured enough electoral votes to become the President-Elect and the eventual 46 President of the United States.  
The riverwalk along the Cape Fear River in downtown Wilmington.
New Hanover County 2020 election results
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 7, 2020
As of Nov. 6, the North Carolina State Board of Election unofficial 2020 general election results have reported 100% of the state’s precincts, however, only 74.56% (5,487,734 out of 7,359,798) of the ballots casts have been counted.
The North Carolina State Capitol building, where these bills discussed by Judge JH Corpening were deliberated over by NC officials.
NC 2020 election results
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 7, 2020
As of Nov. 6, the North Carolina State Board of Election unofficial 2020 general election results have reported 100% of the state’s precincts, however, only 74.56% (5,487,734 out of 7,359,798) of the ballots casts have been counted. According to reports from WECT, local boards of elections are set to meet between Nov. 10 and 13 to approve the remaining provisional and absentee ballots. Official election results are expected to be reported following those meetings. 
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The reality of student workers during COVID-19
Kassie Bild, Contributing Writer • November 3, 2020

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic work and employment has been hectic and ever-changing. Many workers were laid-off, furloughed and...

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UNCW mourning the loss of Carly Rae Baron
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 2, 2020
At a Halloween gathering this past weekend, UNC Wilmington (UNCW) PCOM junior Carly Rae Baron was shot and later passed away from her injuries, according to reports from WWAY.
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Sustainability office working on climate resilience and action plan
Veronica Wernicke, News Editor • November 2, 2020
In Sept. UNC Wilmington’s (UNCW) Office of Sustainability announced the university’s first-ever climate resilience and action plan.

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