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‘FREE TO ROCK’ breaks down social reform through music

Logan Sasser , Staff Writer April 2, 2019

During UNC Wilmington’s annual Communications Studies Week, Producer and Author Doug Yeager came to show and discuss a documentary called “FREE TO ROCK.” The documentary, directed by four-time Emmy...

The DASH eating plan has been confirmed to lower blood pressure…and not just by cutting back on salt. It features vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat dairy foods, fish, poultry, beans, nuts and vegetable oils. (Dreamstime/TNS)

Learning to live: ‘In Defense of Food’

Samantha Dickerson , Lifestyles Editor March 31, 2019

On March 26, 2019, UNC Wilmington hosted a shortened version of the documentary “In Defense of Food” in Lumina Theater. The documentary was created by Micheal Pollan, a US journalist who has worked...

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Becoming a Seahawk: tips for on-campus living

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Assistant Editor March 30, 2019

There are some challenges incoming college freshman must undergo to initiate themselves into university life. They must learn the customs of their university, stay on top of their classes, make friends...

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Leadership Lecture Series: Derreck Kayongo

Sunshine Angulo , Staff Writer March 29, 2019

On March 27, 2019, UNC Wilmington hosted a lecture by Derreck Kayongo, founder of the Global Soap Project, in an event part of the university's annual Leadership Lecture Series. The Leadership Lecture...

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Spring Seahawk fashion advice is here

Samantha Dickerson , Lifestyles Editor March 21, 2019

Spring is one of the best seasons to work on wardrobe because it is the season of beginnings. Even though it is almost always raining in Wilmington, and it seems like the weather can not stay consistent,...

Loraine Scalamoni’s “Classic Repose” won Best In Show at the All Student Show on February 28, 2019.

All Student Show winners highlight student life and anatomy

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Assistant Editor March 5, 2019
UNC Wilmington opened the annual All Student Show in the Ann Flack Boseman Gallery on Feb. 28, 2019. Over 50 students submitted their work to a jury that selected a wide variety of student art from drawings, sculptures, ceramics, paintings, photography and more.
UNCW wins first place in UP AND UP Festival competition

UNCW wins first place in UP AND UP Festival competition

Logan Sasser, Contributing Writer March 1, 2019

UNC Wilmington has come in first place in the UP AND UP Festival competition, which means SLUSHII will be performing in Wilmington. The festival is will be held on April 17 at Pier 33 at Port City Marina....

Representatives stand for photo at PERCH housing fair.

Housing options made easy

Samantha Dickerson , Lifestyles Editor February 25, 2019
To further help students, this list was compiled to showcase multiple options for students that could not attend. The list is comprised of housing options in different formats and will further break down the offers that the units have listed. All prices were gathered as of Feb. 13 and are subject to change.

‘Serenade for Haiti’ screening and panel discussion highlights importance of education programs in the face of tragedy

Helen Rogalski, Managing Editor February 22, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, students, faculty and community members gathered for a screening of the 2016 documentary film “Serenade for Haiti” with a Q&A panel discussion. The event was held on campus...

Julia Singer and Maddie Driggers pose for a photo at the 2018 Single Mingle event.

Start Valentine’s week with ACE

Brenna Flanagan, Assistant Lifestyles Editor February 7, 2019
With Valentine's Day right around the corner, the Association for Campus Entertainment is offering some fun events for anyone in a relationship or looking to kindle one.
Cast members of improv group

‘Shamilton!’ prompts laughs, celebrity battles

Jonny Berrios, Staff Writer February 1, 2019

UNC Wilmington’s Association for Campus Entertainment presented “Shamilton!” on Thursday as part of Homecoming Week in Burney Center. The event was free for everyone, and ACE hosted another event...

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Cengage Offers Unlimited Textbook Service

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor January 31, 2019
For most students, it is extremely expensive to pay for textbooks. How could it be possible to cut costs on textbooks and lessen the burden on college students? The answer may lie in a newly emerged unlimited plan through Cengage.
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