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Darius Melton
Darius Melton is a senior from Jacksonville, North Carolina. He is currently majoring in Creative Writing and is working toward a career writing either New York Times Bestsellers or articles for professional wrestling magazines.  Outside of writing, Darius enjoys reading, watching cartoons, and singing along to Gorillaz songs.

Darius Melton, Opinions Editor

Feb 20, 2020
SeaSquawks 2/20/20: Jack of all trades or master of one? (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
What grinds my gears 2/19/20 (Toilet paper, “Mamma Mia” and truck drivers) (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
“BoJack Horseman” season six kept dancing until the curtain fell (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
“Birds of Prey” has a clear identity, even if imperfect in execution (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Satire: Fun date ideas for you and your boo—according to a person with no expertise (Media)
Feb 07, 2020
It is time to ditch the ‘New Year, New Me’ mentality in 2020 (Media)
Jan 31, 2020
The problem with food dollars and price gouging at the P.O.D. (Media)
Jan 21, 2020
Do not let businesses run wild for conveniences’ sake (Story)
Dec 07, 2019
Netflix’s “Klaus” is a modern-day Christmas tale, for better or for worse (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
SeaSquawks: When do you put up Christmas decorations? UNCW speaks (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
“Rick and Morty” season 4 is off to a hilarious start with a promising pattern (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
“Communication is key” is not just a saying—it is a philosophy (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2019
SeaSquawks: What does UNCW want changed on campus next? (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
Kelsey Singer wins ACE’s Last Seahawk Standing 2019 (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2019
China has a vice grip on American entertainment. It is a bad look. (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
The line is fine between ignorance and racism – but the line exists (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Stop using troubled characters as an excuse to be a bad person (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
SeaSquawks 9/19/19: UNCW speaks on the Area 51 raid (Story)
Sep 14, 2019
You should figure out your own political beliefs (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
New students: Do not worry about resetting after Hurricane Dorian (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
David Sedaris talks diversity, Hurricane Florence, and more at Kenan Auditorium (Story/Media)
Apr 15, 2019
Vulgarity should not be seen as a sign of ignorance (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
WrestleMania 35: Previews, start times, predictions (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
You should be wary of fake news on April Fool’s Day (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Stop telling black people that they ‘act white’ (Story)
Mar 09, 2019
Watch what your kids are watching online (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
It’s time to focus on paying your teachers, North Carolina (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Join The Seahawk, build your resume and begin your career in journalism (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
The reality of romance-based reality TV shows (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Love yourself this Valentine’s Day season (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
The importance of mingling with other races and cultures (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
The media really mishandled the Covington Catholic controversy (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Gabby Rivera speaks at UNCW on ‘radical creativity and queer Latinx joy’ (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
T-Series’ bid for YouTube’s top spot shines a light on the site’s current, less creator-centric focus (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Stan Lee is more than a comic book writer (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
FIRE president speaks at UNCW about free speech in higher education (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Students still feeling stress a month after returning to class (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
National Novel Writing Month kicks off at UNCW (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Wrestling promotion to run event in Saudi Arabia despite media backlash (Story)
Oct 20, 2018
Standing out as a black student (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Freshmen displaced by Hurricane Florence “reset” as they return to campus (Story)
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