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The struggles of social distancing and mental health

The struggles of social distancing and mental health

Fairley Lloyd, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

With the outbreak and rapid spread of COVID-19, people have been taking measures to reduce and slow down the spread of the virus, particularly for more vulnerable populations (the elderly and immunocompromised). Aside from basic hygiene (hand washing, covering your mouth when you sneeze, etc.) many peo...

The SheHawk: Record numbers of college students are depressed and anxious, and no one is talking about it

The SheHawk: Record numbers of college students are depressed and anxious, and no one is talking about it

Cierra Noffke, Contributing Writer

September 16, 2019

The Wall Street Journal recently published an article on the topic of depression and anxiety in college students, but instead of filling it with statistics and their own hypotheses on why these numbers are so record breaking, they asked the college students themselves their thoughts on the issue. T...

A Q&A with Lianne Oelke, author of Nice Try, Jane Sinner

A Q&A with Lianne Oelke, author of Nice Try, Jane Sinner

Samantha Dickerson, Assistant Lifestyles Editor

August 17, 2018

Lianne Oelke devels further into the first pick for the Seahawk Summer Book Club, Nice Try, Jane Sinner, in a personal Q&A.

“Nice Try, Jane Sinner” Review: Seahawk Summer Book Club

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Assistant Editor

June 25, 2018

Nice Try, Jane Sinner shines an important light on the through process of a person living with depression and proves that love is the most important thing in the world.

Mental health among Olympic athletes

Nick Goepper, United States Olympic skier, won a silver medal after competing in the men's ski slopestyle. Goepper took home a silver medal after scoring 93.60 points at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 22, 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, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2017

Q: I love eating at Hawk's Nest but I feel like the lines take forever so is it worth having a meal plan or would you recommend just buying my own food? A: Those long lines can be frustrating; I have had the unfortunate experience of standing in them myself. I want to start by saying that having a me...

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