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No clubs barred: Join every organization to live your best life

A group made up of UNCW's American students, international students, and even graduates from other schools attending a Japan Club meeting in February 2019.

Darius Melton, Opinion Editor

April 26, 2020

You know what one of the best parts of university life is? The extraordinary number of clubs available to us. This is not a thinly veiled excuse for me to tell you to join The Seahawk, I promise. In fact, before joining The Seahawk and falling in love with it, I was pretty iffy about journalism myself. However, the t...

Advice from Sally Seahawk 4/22/20 (Moving, club-running and baking)

Advice from Sally Seahawk 4/22/20 (Moving, club-running and baking)

Sally Seahawk, Contributing Writer

April 22, 2020

Hello, again, my Seahawks! My family is moving at the end of the summer, but since I'm graduating, I'm not sure if I should move with them or not. Does living with my parents make me less of an adult? ABSOLUTELY NOT. I know of plenty of people that decide to go back to living with their parents af...

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 ...

Club Spotlight: Feminist Student Alliance

Photo by UNCW Feminist Student Alliance.

Fairley Lloyd, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Many students are interested in activism but do not know where to start. Luckily, UNCW has plenty of organizations centered around advocacy. For those focused on gender equality and advocating for the overall population, The Feminist Student Alliance (FSA) is a good fit, regardless of gender or other...

Club Spotlight: Creative Arts Club

Club Spotlight: Creative Arts Club

Fairley Lloyd, Staff Writer

September 29, 2019

Are you craving to create something but do not know where to start? Interested in making friends with similar interests? Want to meet other artists just like you?  If you answered yes to any of the questions, the Creative Arts Club may just be for you.  The Creative Arts Club (CAC) is a campus organization...

The SheHawk: Why Campus Involvement Really Matters

The SheHawk: Why Campus Involvement Really Matters

Cierra Noffke, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2019

We humans tend to wear words down, use them too much, fall into periodic routines. It is imperative we return to words that have lost their meaning in the chaos of our fast-paced lives and learn them all over again. "Campus involvement," for example, are two words we know and understand because of...

Advice from Sally Seahawk 1/23/19

Advice from Sally Seahawk 1/23/19

Sally Seahawk, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2019

I want to get more involved with campus activities this week, and my first thought was joining a club. How do I go about finding the club for me? You asked this question just in time, because there is a huge Involvement Carnival on campus on Jan. 24, 2019, which is the day after this article goes out. If you ...

College’s added benefits

The University of North Carolina Wilmington is home to many majors, clubs and organizations all focused on student development and education.

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 15, 2018

Editor’s Note: Veronica Wernicke is a freshman at UNCW majoring in Communication Studies and is the Assistant Opinion Editor for The Seahawk. The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author. Veronica Wernicke may be found on Twitter @itsveronica98. All suggestions and inquiries may...

Advice from Sally Seahawk

Advice from Sally Seahawk

Sally Seahawk, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018

Q: I have been taking Adderall for almost my whole life. I recently decided to ween myself off it. It has made me tired all day. Should I continue to take it or should I get re-prescribed? A: While I appreciate you trusting me to answer this question, I think this is something you should ask a doc...

Making Friday nights easier: UNCW graduate starts BarMembership

Brandon Noel

Vanessa Dickerson, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017

Say goodbye to holding a plethora of membership cards in your wallet when going out in Wilmington, all thanks to UNC-Wilmington Communication Studies graduate Brandon Noel. Noel, who graduated in 2002, is the founder and creator of BarMembership, an automated application and membership process for entering...

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