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SeaSquawks: Favorite UNCW memories from the class of 2020

SeaSquawks: Favorite UNCW memories from the class of 2020

Fairley Lloyd and Darius Melton

May 7, 2020

We made it, Seahawks. Two months after the coronavirus pandemic caused schools to shut down, forced classes online, sent many students back home, and all the adjustments that came in the middle of the semester, finals week is almost over. But before the semester officially ends, The Seahawk reached out...

Quarantine Book Club Bonus: Interview with Lara Prescott, author of ‘The Secrets We Kept’

Lake Travis Reads will present an evening with Lara Prescott on Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Bee Cave Public Library. Prescott is the author of the best-selling novel “The Secrets We Kept.”

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

April 26, 2020

As part of The Seahawk's ongoing book club, the first book featured was the spy novel "The Secrets We Kept," the first novel from the talented Lara Prescott. The review for the novel came out on April 13, but now we have a bonus interview with Prescott and Lifestyles Editor, Brenna Flanagan. Read below as Prescott talks about her influences as a writer and her inspiration for writing 'Th...

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...

National Novel Writing Month kicks off at UNCW

Photo Credit: National Novel Writing Month website

Darius Melton, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018

Since 1999, November has been celebrated as National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, by writers around the world. The goal of this event is for each participant to write a 50,000-word novel throughout the month of November, with anyone who is able to insert at least 50,000 words into the NaNoWriMo...

Author shares how to get creative writing published at UNCW event

Shawna Kenney, award winning author, shared with UNCW faculty and students her methods for getting creative writing published. Photo by Rachel Cash | The Seahawk

Rachel Cash, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2017

Writers who are just starting out should submit short stories and smaller pieces to online publications and journals before they think about trying to get a full book published, said Shawna Kenney, the award-winning author of the memoir “I Was a Teenage Dominatrix,” at the Writing for the Web event...

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