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Veronica Wernicke
Veronica is a senior majoring in communication studies and minoring in journalism. After college Veronica hopes to write for a print newspaper like The New York Times or Boston Globe. Outside of writing, Veronica enjoys riding her bike, hammocking, reading, volunteering, and cheering on the Cubs. You can contact her at [email protected]

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor

Jan 23, 2021
UNCW’s demographic data reflects a struggle to diversify the student population (Story)
Jan 22, 2021
Board of Trustee members accuse The Seahawk and Port City Daily of political bias (Story)
Jan 19, 2021
NC officials respond to Trump insurrection (Story)
Jan 18, 2021
How NC Capitol is prepping for the presidential inauguration (Story)
Jan 17, 2021
UNCW announces returning testing requirements, other spring semester updates (Story)
Jan 15, 2021
UNCW faculty and staff respond to insurrection at the Capitol (Story)
Jan 14, 2021
NC updates vaccine plan (Story)
Jan 13, 2021
House votes to impeach Trump for the second time (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
NC extends modified stay at home order (Story)
Jan 05, 2021
NC rolls out phased COVID-19 vaccine plan (Story)
Jan 02, 2021
NC Senator Thom Tillis co-sponsors bill making streaming pirated content a felony (Story)
Jan 02, 2021
Second COVID relief package passes (Story)
Dec 15, 2020
UNCW Board of Trustees approves two fee-increase proposals for FY 2021-2022 (Story/Media)
Dec 11, 2020
UNCW Board of Trustees announces full support of Chancellor Jose. V. Sartarelli (Story)
Dec 11, 2020
NC moves into a modified stay at home order (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
UNCW provides more information regarding spring return COVID-19 testing (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
New Hanover County Commissioners approves ordinance limiting e-cigarette and combustible tobacco use in the county (Story)
Nov 28, 2020
NC remains in Phase 3 and expands mask mandate (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
2021 UNCW teaching award nominations open through January (Story)
Nov 20, 2020
SGA 11/17 meeting recap: Senate passes several items of legislation (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Swipes for Seahawks allows students to donate meal swipes to food-insecure classmates (Story)
Nov 15, 2020
UNC System Racial Equity Task Force hosts key findings meeting (Story/Media)
Nov 13, 2020
SGA 11/10 meeting recap: Pass/fail to update, DRC, and director of sustainability (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
UNCW releases details for winter break and spring return (Story)
Nov 07, 2020
New Hanover County 2020 election results (Story)
Nov 07, 2020
NC 2020 election results (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
UNCW mourning the loss of Carly Rae Baron (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Sustainability office working on climate resilience and action plan (Story)
Oct 31, 2020
UNCW collaborating with the local health department to host a COVID-19 testing site (Story)
Oct 30, 2020
SGA 10/27 meeting recap: DACA, Swipes for Seahawks and COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
UNC System host town halls discussing race and equity (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
SGA 10/20 meeting recap: SGA discusses parking, POD gouging and DACA (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
New Hanover County offering free flu shots (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
SGA 10/13 meeting recap (Story)
Oct 13, 2020
Oct. 13 is metastatic breast cancer awareness day (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2020
SGA 10/6 meeting recap: SGA passes pass/fail resolution for the fall semester (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
An inside look at the Student Recreation Center reopening (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
UNCW Student Ambassadors no longer solely responsible for giving campus tours (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
NC shifts to Phase 3 (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
Senator Thom Tillis tests positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
SGA 9/30 meeting recap: SGA denounces administration’s decision to remove BLM banners (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
UNCW reports COVID-19 cluster in University Suite O (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
UNCW updates and tightens mask mandate (Story)
Sep 27, 2020
UNCW reinforces mask mandate (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2020
UNCW announces spring 2021 calendar (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
SGA 9/22 meeting recap (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
2020 State of the SGA recap (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
UNCW ranked among the top 100 Public National Universities for 2021 (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
Upperman African American Cultural Center celebrates 25 years (Story)
Sep 10, 2020
Abrons Student Health Center joined SGA to discuss COVID-19 (Story)
Sep 09, 2020
UNCW discusses diversity and inclusion on campus (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: On-campus dorms to become single occupancy due to COVID-19 concerns (Story/Media)
Sep 05, 2020
UNC System workers rally against COVID-19 concerns (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
Gov. Cooper announces shift to COVID-19 phase two and half (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
EVS and UNCW Beekeepers set to sell honey on campus for the third year (Story)
Aug 29, 2020
NextGen NC is here to inform young voters (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
BREAKING NEWS: UNCW reports 6 COVID-19 virus clusters on campus (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
UNCW adjusts to learning during COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
UNCW’s campus dining implements new COVID-19 safety measures (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
New UNCW dorms Sandpiper and Pelican Halls officially open (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
COM department offering new interracial dialogue class (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
UNCW revises campus housing visitor policy amid COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
North Carolina absentee mail-in voting guide (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
UNC-Chapel Hill shifts to remote instruction (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
We need to save the USPS (Story)
Aug 04, 2020
UNCW freshmen face a strange first semester (Story)
Jul 12, 2020
Dr. Mike Adams is gone, but UNCW took easy way out (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
You can remove Confederate statues and still remember history (Story/Media)
Jun 12, 2020
Chancellor Sartarelli told Black UNCW students the one thing he shouldn’t have (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
UNCW’s fall 2020 plan is less than detailed (Story)
Jun 07, 2020
UNCW needs to stand up to Dr. Mike Adams (Story/Media)
Jun 06, 2020
SeaSquawks: Students say fire Mike Adams (Story)
Jun 05, 2020
Students speak out against UNCW professor Dr. Mike Adams (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
White allyship: Where to start (Story)
May 25, 2020
Where my ladies at: The presence of female coaches in sports (Story)
May 16, 2020
Matt Talone and Sabrina Balent elected as 2020-2021 SGA president and VP (Story)
May 15, 2020
3 months in: A coronavirus reflection (Story)
May 04, 2020
The sustainability of online classes (Story/Media)
Apr 21, 2020
My boyfriend is an essential worker and I worry (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Can we get back into sending handwritten notes and letters (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Confusion amongst democratic primary ballot candidates (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
What grinds my gears 2/19/20 (Toilet paper, ‘Mamma Mia’ and truck drivers) (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Dubbed vs subbed: which is better? (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Wilmington’s evolving title as the Hollywood of the East (Story)
Feb 01, 2020
UNCW alumni, Phillip Goodrum, continuing soccer career in Atlanta (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
Female directors deserve better (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
More streaming services more money (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Apple Card’s algorithm is sexist and confusing (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
We need male birth control and we need it now (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
Why is tattoo ink not regulated by the federal government? (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Not everything is a Halloween movie, Freeform (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
UNCW begins Styrofoam recycling collection (Story/Media)
Oct 08, 2019
What is sapiosexuality? Mark Ronson does not know either (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
You’re a vile one, Mr. Kavanaugh (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
This just in: JUULs and vapes are still not cool (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Welcome to UNCW: home of constant construction (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Views from abroad: Study abroad myths and lessons (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Views from abroad: Newsrooms need to do better (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Views from abroad: A call for more diverse TV (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Views from abroad: What’s the deal with Brexit? (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Views from abroad: We needed “Captain Marvel” (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
Views from abroad: Listen Again is great, but… (Story/Media)
Mar 07, 2019
Views from abroad: The Jonas Brothers are back and we can all relate (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Views from abroad: UNCW needs a ‘Green and Blue Space’ (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Views from abroad: Homesickness is normal (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Views from abroad: Where’s all my money? (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Views from abroad: Get out and travel (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Views from abroad: Scotland vs U.S. college city life (Story/Media)
Jan 17, 2019
Views from abroad: Scotland vs U.S. schooling (Story/Media)
Dec 08, 2018
No, you’re wrong Victoria’s Secret (Story)
Nov 24, 2018
70 years of student opinions (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Cucalorus 24 Review: “This Changes Everything” (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Cucalorus 24 Review: “This Taco Truck Kills Fascists” (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Cucalorus 24 kicks off with Dance-a-lorus (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Fashion retailers take note from PrettyLittleThing (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Cucalorus 24 preview: Highlighting UNCW students and staff talents (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
OPINION: Smooth one, Shaun White (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
James Bond would carry his baby in a papoose (Story/Media)
Oct 15, 2018
The SheHawk: MLB is lacking in female employees (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Operation BBQ Relief serving more than just BBQ (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
Gallery: Damage, destruction by Hurricane Florence felt throughout Wilmington (Media)
Sep 19, 2018
Florence won’t stop Wilmington (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
We don’t need a dress code (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Another outdated royal law (Story)
Aug 15, 2018
UNCW making parking improvements? (Story)
Jul 21, 2018
Superman: Him Too? (Story)
Jun 20, 2018
To watch or not to watch: 13 Reasons Why season 2 (Story)
Jun 01, 2018
Hey General Assembly, where’s the funding? (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Is Beyoncé a diva? (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
‘Grown-ish’ is the accurate college show for everyone (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
Where are the statues of women? (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
Ingraham’s advertisers rightly drop like flies (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
New emojis create inclusive environment (Story)
Mar 24, 2018
Are we looking at the demise of Snapchat? (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Infinite cheers for the ladies (Story/Media)
Mar 19, 2018
Little Pink Houses of Hope bringing fundraising event to Wilmington (Story)
Mar 17, 2018
Why you should add a minor in college (Story)
Mar 15, 2018
Is Bruno Mars a culture vulture? (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Frozen fans call for Disney to #GiveElsaAGirlfriend (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
The SheHawk: More realistic mannequins miss the mark (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Mental health among Olympic athletes (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
2018 Winter Olympics in exciting full blast (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
College’s added benefits (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Why we need more movies like “Call Me by Your Name” (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
SpaceX latest launch refuels fascination with space (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Vote to #GiveKidsKesem at UNCW (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
The SheHawk: It’s just a period, now say it (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
JUULs—The millennials’ cigarettes (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Good riddance, Logan Paul (Story)
Jan 09, 2018
Wilmington’s lacking in snow clearing efforts (Story)
Dec 28, 2017
2018: new year, same old me (Story)
Dec 16, 2017
REVIEW: “The Disaster Artist” (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Tis’ the season to donate (Story)
Nov 24, 2017
Pulling back the porn curtain (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
UHart bully results in campus safety concern (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
The SheHawk: Female athletes stand tall for all women (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
REVIEW: Stranger Things 2 — greater and stranger (Story)
Nov 04, 2017
Send out the animal activist signal (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Airbnb beats out hotels (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
PROFESSOR SPOTLIGHT: Matthew Eshleman – Philosophy and Religion (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Trump tackles opioid crisis (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
We need more socially conscious music (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2017
Truth behind Rate My Professor (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
Get festive this fall (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Pink doesn’t cure breast cancer (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
The SheHawk: Saudi women finally allowed behind the wheel (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Our Caribbean friends (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
UK terror attack: Why can’t we be friends? (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Life of a future broke journalist (Story)
Sep 16, 2017
Chemotherapy: A mother’s choice and a family’s loss (Story)
Sep 02, 2017
Amy Schumer’s “fight” for wage gap? (Story)
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