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Views from abroad: Listen Again is great, but…

Views from abroad: Listen Again is great, but…

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 14, 2019

Welcome to another edition of “Views from abroad.” This week, I am spilling the tea on a Canvas feature that my study abroad host school, the University of Stirling, uses called "Listen Again." As I mentioned in an earlier edition of this column, Listen Again is a feature on Canvas that allows ...

Cengage Offers Unlimited Textbook Service

Made with Canva.

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor

January 31, 2019

For most students, it is extremely expensive to pay for textbooks. How could it be possible to cut costs on textbooks and lessen the burden on college students? The answer may lie in a newly emerged unlimited plan through Cengage.

Views from abroad: Scotland vs U.S. schooling

Views from abroad: Scotland vs U.S. schooling

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

January 17, 2019

Before I stepped on UNC-Wilmington’s (UNCW) campus I knew I wanted to one day study abroad. Finally, this semester I have done just that. For the next five months, I will be studying at the University of Stirling located in ever-beautiful Stirling, Scotland. It is nestled between Glasgow and Edinburgh f...

10 ways you definitely know it’s “crunch time” at UNCW

10 ways you definitely know it’s

Helen Rogalski, Managing Editor

December 9, 2018

Library parking lots, cubicles, and room reservations are packed. During a class break, after meetings, or late at night, you head to Randall Library to bust through some of your work, only to be met with several roadblocks. You circle the parking lot for an empty spot with barely any luck. A...

Is it cool to be a college kid?

Is it cool to be a college kid?

Caroline Shaver, Contributing Writer

August 16, 2018

Editor’s Note: Caroline Shaver is a sophomore at Cape Fear Community College getting her Associate’s in Arts and is a Contributing Writer for The Seahawk. The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author. All suggestions and inquiries may be sent via email to [email protected] On my first...

Student debt is killing the American dream

Student debt is killing the American dream

Samantha Durham, Opinion Editor

April 20, 2018

Editor’s Note: Samantha Durham is a senior at UNCW studying sociology. She is the Opinion Editor for The Seahawk and enjoys concentrating her work on social issues. All opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author. Samantha may be found on Twitter @Durham_Sam. All suggestions and...

‘Grown-ish’ is the accurate college show for everyone

Yara Shahidi and Luka Sabbat in an episode of  Freeform's series,

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 19, 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...

Ingraham’s advertisers rightly drop like flies

Laura Ingraham takes a vacation from her show

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 6, 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...

Why you should add a minor in college

Why you should add a minor in college

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 17, 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...

Should I stay or should I go?

UNCW's clock tower in front of Randall Library.

Samantha Durham, Opinion Editor

March 16, 2018

Editor’s Note: Samantha Durham is a senior at UNCW studying sociology. She is the Opinion Editor for The Seahawk and enjoys concentrating her work on social issues. All opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author. Samantha may be found on Twitter @Durham_Sam. All suggestions and...

Advice from Sally Seahawk

Advice from Sally Seahawk

Sally Seahawk, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

I have had a lot of free time this semester and I’m considering getting a job, but I don’t want working to interfere with my school performance. What is your opinion about working while in school?  This decision depends a lot on how good you are at managing your time. Sometimes if you find yours...

UHart bully results in campus safety concern

UHart bully results in campus safety concern

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

November 17, 2017

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...

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