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REVIEW: UNCW’s “Evening with Eric Andre”

REVIEW: UNCW’s “Evening with Eric Andre”

William Becker, Staff Writer

September 6, 2020

If there’s something to be said about “An Evening With Eric Andre,” it felt like a really bad episode of the Joe Rogan Podcast and I mean that deeply and passionately. DJ Douggpound served as something of a moderator and sampler, while Eric Andre lazily answered questions from students asking for advice about how to deal with the stresses of COVID and becoming an entertainer.

Homecoming 2020: behind closed doors

Students wait in line at Late Night Breakfast event for Homecoming 2020. Photo by Hollis Andrews.

Tatyana Williams, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2020

2020. The new decade and a new start to  UNC Wilmington's homecoming traditions. This year’s theme, “Celebrating Decades of Tradition,” brings an overall feeling of embracing the old and beginning with the new. While many look at and focus on the homecoming nominees this past week, the real eyes...

Juneau wins Battle of the Bands 2020

ACE Concerts Chair AJ Vos poses with the winner of Battle of the Bands 2020, Juneau. Photo by Lauren Wessell.

Jenna Tripp, Layout Editor

February 12, 2020

With homecoming week coming to a close, Battle of the Bands 2020 hosted by ACE was the best way to get together with fellow Seahawks and listen to great music. Located in Burney Center at 7 p.m., the four bands competed for the first place cash prize of $500 for the best band of 2020! This year the competitors...

Advice from Sally Seahawk 11/13/19 (Student media, toxic relationships and straight A’s)

Advice from Sally Seahawk 11/13/19 (Student media, toxic relationships and straight A's)

Sally Seahawk, Contributing Writer

November 13, 2019

How can I get involved more with student media? Hey there, Seahawk! Now, this is a great question. As I am a part of the student media family, it makes me so happy to hear that you are interested in becoming one of us! The Student Media Center (SMC) is located in little Fisher (the one with Hawk’...

Kelsey Singer wins ACE’s Last Seahawk Standing 2019

From left, Rachel Wilcox, Kelsey Singer, Matt Coghlan, Ian Zeph, and Logan Maletta on stage at Last Seahawk Standing 2019.

Darius Melton, Opinion Editor

November 11, 2019

On Nov. 6, 2019, UNC Wilmington played home to its annual Last Seahawk Standing event, a competition where students show off their stand-up comedy chops for a chance to take home first place and the top prize. Hosted by North Carolina comedian Matt Coghlan, the event saw four UNCW students step up...

Aly & AJ headline ACE’s 2019 Big Show

Aly and Aj perform for UNCW students in Kenan Auditorium on Oct. 24. Photo by Brenna Flanagan.

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

November 3, 2019

It is hard to believe the sister duo Aly & Aj took the stage in Kenan Auditorium just over a week ago, treating UNC Wilmington with childhood nostalgia and modern synth-pop songs. After months of anticipation, UNCW and the Association of Campus Entertainment (ACE) hosted the band on Oct. 24, 2019. The...

ACE’s Rocky Horror Shadowcast: inside the time warp

Tim Curry, Nell Campbell and Patricia Quinn star in

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

October 18, 2019

UNC Wilmington's Association for Campus Entertainment (ACE) will show its shadowcast performance of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," where members of ACE act out and facilitate audience participation to certain scenes in the film, on Friday, Oct. 18 at 11:59 p.m. This annual tradition is one of ACE's ...

A peek inside the Boseman gallery: We Are UNCW exhibit

Sydney Blair, Contributing Writer

October 7, 2019

Like a row of oblong dominoes, five lunette windows — half-moon shaped and lucent — assemble in a line. The middle window is bigger than the others and aligns in front of the entrance. Below the divide of the window, a label reads, “WE ARE UNCW.” The school-color, navy-blue text adhered to...

Q&A with ACE’s new President Julia Singer

Photo credit: Brenna Flanagan

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Assistant Editor

February 15, 2019

The Association of Campus Entertainment, or ACE, recently announced that the new president, Julia Singer, had been elected. The Seahawks reached out to Singer to answer a few questions regarding her new position and where she plans to take ACE in the future.

Start Valentine’s week with ACE

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

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.

Homecoming Week continues with Teal Tuesday

Homecoming Week continues with Teal Tuesday

Jonny Berrios, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019

It’s Homecoming Week, and UNC Wilmington’s weekly Teal Tuesday event was held in Sharkey’s and Lumina Theatre in Fisher Student Center with a bit of added Homecoming flair, as it was hosted by ACE. “ACE is short for the Association of Campus Entertainment,” said Skylar Chadwick, a ...

ACE announces next Big Show

ACE announces next Big Show

Maddie Driggers, Assistant Lifestyles Editor

March 16, 2018

The Association for Campus Entertainment (ACE) is adding another Big Show to their lineup by bringing a comedian to campus in April. ACE announced today that they would be bringing Steve Glover, better known in the entertainment industry as Steve-O, to UNCW on April 11. Steve-O is an actor and comedian...

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