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Growing a green thumb: Get started on spring gardening with Wilmington's best garden centers and nurseries

Growing a green thumb: Get started on spring gardening with Wilmington’s best garden centers and nurseries

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer April 6, 2021

Springtime is officially here and for some that means that it is time to gardening again. For those of us that love plants but have limited gardening skills, now is the perfect time to try your hand at...

The reality for North Carolina migrant farmworkers

The reality for North Carolina migrant farmworkers

Shelby Diehl, Contributing Writer April 1, 2021

For the past week, UNCW’s College of Health & Human Services has been hosting “Food for Thought: Farmworkers & the Intersection of Equity, Health & Food.” This series of presentations,...

The Office of the Arts takes on social activism with new project ‘Artivism’

The Office of the Arts takes on social activism with new project ‘Artivism’

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

The Office of the Arts is creating opportunities for social justice through creativity, engagement and empowerment in a new series called “Artivism Through Social Change.” Typically, the Office...

Self Love Speaker series highlights issue of period poverty and menstrual health

Self Love Speaker series highlights issue of period poverty and menstrual health

Amanda Leahey, Contributing Writer March 28, 2021

This article was edited on March 29, to correct information about the "Periods Don't Stop for Pandemics" drive. Did you know that menstrual products are taxed as a non-essential, or luxury good in North...

Lookout Labs event.

Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Lookout Books, UNCW’s publishing house

Layla Culler, Contributing Writer March 25, 2021

On Thursday, March 18, Lookout Books co-founder and publisher Emily Smith, and editor KaToya Ellis Fleming, hosted a special 10-year anniversary event with Clare Beams and Cameron Dezen Hammon,...

Sidney Wollmuth.

Meet the new editor-in-chief of Atlantis Magazine: Sidney Wollmuth on her hopes and goals for the publication

Abigail Celoria, Contributing Writer March 24, 2021
Wollmuth is currently a junior majoring in creative writing and English literature. As an honors student and head of the Creative Arts Club on campus, she stays engaged academically and artistically. She is also a published writer—her prose and poetry have been featured in a number of literary magazines outside of UNCW.  
Selfie time for two girlfriends sitting on a marble bench, wearing face masks against Covid-19.

How to maintain connections during the COVID-19 pandemic

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer March 14, 2021

As the one year anniversary of the COVID-19 virus hits the United States, we are still trying to navigate the struggle of staying connected with people and starting new connections. Making friends and...

UNCW student creates docuseries during pandemic

UNCW student creates docuseries during pandemic

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer March 14, 2021

Over the course of the fall 2020 semester, student Logan Harvey and friends filmed as much as they possibly could of their daily lives. They realized that it would be an abnormal semester and wanted to...

Take some time to relax.

Hacks to deal with midterm burnout

Emma Smith , Contributing Writer March 13, 2021
Midterm burnouts are essentially a buildup of stress due to an overload of work. Students begin to lose motivation and become mentally exhausted because the pressure of assignment due dates becomes too stress-inducing. 
Best of Visions: What to expect from this year’s film festival

Best of Visions: What to expect from this year’s film festival

Boyce Rucker, Contributing Writer March 7, 2021

As we approach the one year mark since the initial COVID-19 lockdown, it’s not surprising that many events are still opting for virtual settings as opposed to continuing with in-person gatherings.  Among...

New campus initiative brings mindfulness to UNCW

New campus initiative brings mindfulness to UNCW

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

Mindful UNCW is a new campus-wide initiative designed to increase mindfulness practices among students, faculty and staff. This initiative was designed to connect other campus organizations and anyone...

My first attempt at homemade bread anything. It took 6 hours.

Baking for Beginners: Monkey Bread

Emma Smith, Contributing Writer February 24, 2021

Baking can be intimidating for those who lack experience or can’t figure out how to work an oven. But fear not, I have discovered a simple recipe here that can make any person, with or without experience,...

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