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EDITORIAL: in support of black lives matter protests

EDITORIAL: in support of black lives matter protests

The Seahawk Editorial Board

June 3, 2020

In support of Black Lives Matter movement June 3, 2020 A terrifyingly familiar phrase: “I can’t breathe.” This phrase first entered our national consciousness as Americans in 2014 after the death of Eric Garner, who died of suffocation from an NYPD officer’s chokehold. The video of Garner...

EDITORIAL: Why we (probably) will not take your article down

EDITORIAL: Why we (probably) will not take your article down

The Seahawk Editorial Board

November 5, 2019

The Seahawk has recently added a clause to our constitution that handles the issue of takedown requests from former writers or contributors. In short, we hold our writers’ words in high regard. If an article makes it into the paper or onto our site, it is with the understanding that the thoughts and...

EDITORIAL: Join The Seahawk, build your resume and begin your career in journalism

EDITORIAL: Join The Seahawk, build your resume and begin your career in journalism

Helen Rogalski and Darius Melton

February 22, 2019

There are so many clubs jumping out to recruit students during UNC Wilmington’s bi-annual involvement fairs that it’s very likely that you will miss out on an opportunity that’s made just for you. In case you missed us, whether you’re minoring in journalism or just enjoy writing as a hobby, UNCW's...

EDITORIAL: How to join The Seahawk

EDITORIAL: How to join The Seahawk

Helen Rogalski, Managing Editor

August 23, 2017

Hello, I'm going to be a freshman at UNCW this fall and I was wondering how and when I could join the seahawk newspaper staff. I was on my high schools newspaper staff all four years and served as the managing editor my junior year and editor in chief my senior year. I look forward to hearing from you...

EDITORIAL: Current Campus Climate

Editorial Board | The Seahawk

November 22, 2016

The following are the opinions of the Editorial Board of The Seahawk, and are not necessarily that of the newspaper's writers and constituents.In response to the recent events of hostility on campus surrounding the election and diverse political opinions, The Seahawk’s Editorial Board met Sunday morni...

EDITORIAL: Why 2015-2016 was one of the best years ever for UNCW Athletics (Year in Review)

Marcus Bryan, right, drives in the paint during UNCW's 93-85 loss to Duke in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship.

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor

June 10, 2016

June has finally arrived, and because the UNCW baseball program has come up short once again of a Super Regional (too soon?), that means all athletic seasons in Wilmington have officially wrapped until August.Fret not, for before we know it, men’s and women’s soccer will be taking the field on campus...

EDITORIAL: Print Media

The Seahawk Staff

October 2, 2013

Archaeologists are still digging up scrolls in ancient, hidden caves all around the world. Forgotten leather bound books, foreign censuses, love letters from village-dwelling men and women who had to spell out the words “I love you” because the heart emoticon had not been invented, are all still be...

EDITORIAL: Why college media matters

Staff meeting of The Seahawk in the Student Media Center in Fisher Union.

The Seahawk Staff

September 21, 2013

In October of 2012, Jerry Sandusky was sentenced 30 to 60 years in prison for the sexual abuse of 10 boys during his tenure as Penn State University's assistant football coach. At 68-years-old, this meant a life sentence.In the final days of the trial, several of his victims spoke of the horror they ...

EDITORIAL: $100 student surcharge has no place among Iowa university budget cuts

By the Quad-City Times Editorial Board

November 9, 2009

Iowa's state universities are reacting swiftly and comprehensively to the sadly predictable news of the state's revenue shortfall. When Iowans are making less and shopping less, the revenue derived from income, sales and other tax streams goes down as well. So we're glad to see the Board of Regents ...

EDITORIAL: Serious choices for the 71st

From the Quad-City Times Editorial Board

November 9, 2009

U.S. Rep. Mike Boland made his lieutenant governor aspirations official this week, and we wish him luck. Boland has been eyeing the spot since at least 2001 and faces a tough challenge. His exit has drawn four strong candidates who can offer voters in Illinois 71st House District a rare chance to shak...

EDITORIAL: A heavy lesson

From the Quad-City Times Editorial Board

November 9, 2009

More powerful than a locomotive. That Superman-esque achievement also works for Quad-City high school students, whose 347 tons of food collected this year exceed the weight of two locomotives. Picture a convoy of 100 full-sized Hummer H2s. Heavy, but not as heavy as the results of this year's Student Fo...

EDITORIAL: ‘No Child’ defines nothing but failure

The Quad-City Times Editorial Board

November 9, 2009

No Child Left Behind test scores are out in Illinois and the results are tiredly the same. Failure, failure, failure. We've lamented this before (More children left behind," our Sept. 17 editorial on Iowa Q-C's dismal No Child results). And we'll keep raising concerns as long as Quad-City schoolchild...

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