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Matt Talone and Sabrina Balent elected as 2020-2021 SGA president and VP

2020-2021 SGA VP Sabrina Balent and Preisdent Matt Talone.

Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor

May 16, 2020

Every year UNC Wilmington students are given the opportunity to vote for the next school year's upcoming Student Government Association student body president and vice president.  On April 13, 2020, Matt Talone and Sabrina Balent were announced as the new president and vice president, respectfully, f...

Confusion amongst democratic primary ballot candidates

The sample ballot for the New Hanover county 2020 primary elections.

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 25, 2020

We are in the midst of the 2020 primary elections and that means there are many decisions to be made between now and the end of the voting period. North Carolina’s early voting period is running from Feb. 13 to 29 with the official voting day being held on March 3. I voted last Friday, and much to ...

UNCW students elect Pianovich, Kowadlo as SGA president and VP

From left to right: College of Health & Human Services Senator Laura Bussiere, Senior Class President Julian Coley, SGA Vice President-elect Rachel Kowaldo, SGA President-elect Nick Pianovich, and Junior Class Senator Sofia Bonilla.

Fairley Lloyd, Assistant News Editor

March 28, 2019

Over 1,000 UNC Wilmington students voted for in 2019 student government elections, setting a record for voter turnout within the school. The results, announced Thursday at 5 p.m., ushered in the future of SGA: President Nick Pianovich and Vice President Rachel Kowadlo. Both Pianovich and Kowadlo expressed...

SGA elections: Dunagan and Fink look to enhance student experience

Nolan Dunagan, left, and Anna-Kelly Fink, right

Jonny Berrios, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The UNC Wilmington 2019 Student Government Association elections will conclude Thursday at 4 p.m., crowning a new president and vice president of the UNCW student body later that afternoon. Three teams of candidates have announced their campaigns for office, and one is focusing on improving day-to-day...

SGA elections: Bey and Tyson team up to keep students safe on campus

Drizzle Bey, left, and Zachery Tyson, right.

Jonny Berrios, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The UNC Wilmington Student Government Association elections are in full swing. Election polls opened Monday at 9 a.m. and will close Thursday 4 p.m. Election results will be announced at 5 p.m. in the Gateway Lounge outside of the CAIC office, which is located in the Fisher Student Center. SGA...

Guide to the Midterm Elections

Guide to the Midterm Elections

Brenna Flanagan, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2018

It’s that time of year again – election season. For those of you who are discouraged or confused about voting because you’re afraid you’re not informed enough, The Seahawk has you covered. In this article, you will find information on federal, state and local candidates, plus proposed amendmen...

New SGA President, VP Announced: Tillett and Brethen named for 2018-2019 school year

Tillet (right) and Brethen (left) have been elected next year's SGA preident and vice president.

Casey McAnarney, Editor-in-Chief

March 23, 2018

Voting has closed on UNC Wilmington's campus for the Student Government Association presidential and vice presidential race, and we now have new executives for the 2018-2019 school year. Cole Tillet and Elizabeth Brethen have been named next year's SGA president and vice president respectively. Tillet...

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