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UNCW Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli answering questions front of the new sculpture.

UNCW Board of Trustees announces full support of Chancellor Jose. V. Sartarelli

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor December 11, 2020

UNC Wilmington’s (UNCW) Board of Trustees (BOT) recently met for a special meeting on Dec. 11 to discuss tuition and fee-increase proposals and following this portion of their meeting new business was...

'Black Lives Do Matter' mural installed as Wilmington and UNCW reconcile with race

‘Black Lives Do Matter’ mural installed as Wilmington and UNCW reconcile with race

Gia Lash, Contributing Writer October 7, 2020
Following heated debates throughout the summer, the Wilmington City Council approved a “Black Lives Matter” mural on August 19. On Sunday, September 27, the mural was installed around Third Street and Jervay Place. The painted letters spell out “Black Lives Do Matter,” followed by a road-sign inspired diamond that reads, “End Racism Now.” Each letter was painted by a local artist, and the mural is set to stay up for one year. 
Chancellor Sartarelli told Black UNCW students the one thing he shouldn't have

Chancellor Sartarelli told Black UNCW students the one thing he shouldn’t have

Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor June 12, 2020

Will all the drama currently surrounding UNC Wilmington (UNCW) who would have guessed that things would only get worse? Well, they did when Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli decided it was appropriate to tell...

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