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News from the World Outside Wilmington

News from the World Outside Wilmington

Tyler Newman, Assistant News Editor

February 18, 2018

2018 Winter Olympic Games   In Pyeongchang, South Korea, the 2018 Winter Olympics began in grandeur on Feb. 9. Braving frigid conditions, around 2,900 athletes marched in the opening ceremony of the games.   Against the backdrop of the cold Korean sky, 1,218 Intel-designed quadcopter d...

2018 Winter Olympics in exciting full blast

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Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 16, 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...

Weekly Update: News from the World Outside Wilmington

Tyler Newman, Assistant News Editor

February 1, 2018

Paris inundated by flooding In Paris, the Seine River’s water level reached 19.1 feet early on Monday after weeks of rainfall that created an ongoing water rise in France’s rivers. Throughout the Paris region, nearly 1,500 people have been evacuated from their homes and numerous homes ...

Sochi Olympics in the wake of Russian anti-gay laws

Sochi Olympics in the wake of Russian anti-gay laws

Melanie Fattman | Contributing Writer

February 12, 2014

The Olympic Games are an exciting time for countries and athletes around the world to put aside their cultural differences to enjoy some good ol’ fun and games; to share the pride of representing their countries; and to challenge one another to reach the heights of human achievement.Unfortunately, the...

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