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Young teen doing schoolwork at home after schools close due to the Coronavirus.

How Zoom classes affect our quality of life

Nicolas Ziccardi, Assistant Opinion Editor March 28, 2021

During the pandemic, many college students have had the luxury of continuing their education through safe and effective means with the proliferation of Zoom learning, which partially or fully replaced...

Burney Center on campus.

UNCW to open a vaccine clinic soon

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor March 4, 2021
UNC Wilmington will soon serve as a coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine clinic, per an announcement from Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli. 
New campus initiative brings mindfulness to UNCW

New campus initiative brings mindfulness to UNCW

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

Mindful UNCW is a new campus-wide initiative designed to increase mindfulness practices among students, faculty and staff. This initiative was designed to connect other campus organizations and anyone...

The Student Government Association (SGA) meets every Tuesday from 6:30 pm to 8 pm.

SGA 1/26 meeting recap: Join SGA, CARES act 2.0 and COVID-19 updates

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor January 29, 2021

The Student Government Association (SGA) held their first meeting of the spring 2021 semester on Jan. 26, and they jumped right back into serving and representing the UNC Wilmington (UNCW) student body.  At...

It's no easy task to create an environment that blends the modern touch of revitalization with the weathered charm of a once-forgotten neighborhood.

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The pandemic has forced universities to rethink their admissions process

Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer January 28, 2021

Transitioning to college life is extremely stressful and every student has a different experience. Adding a global pandemic into the mix not only makes college more stressful for its students, but for...

Students on Chancellor's walk.

Photo by Lauren Wessell

First diversity committee meeting reveals only 8% of Black students feel like they belong at UNCW

Veronica Wernicke, News Editor January 28, 2021

On Jan. 27, the UNC Wilmington (UNCW) board of trustees (BOT) began their several days of quarterly meetings. Their week kicked off with the Special Committee on Renewal and Accountability meeting on...

Gracie Hocart, one of the print shop's student workers.

The reality of student workers during COVID-19

Kassie Bild, Contributing Writer November 3, 2020

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic work and employment has been hectic and ever-changing. Many workers were laid-off, furloughed and countless are unemployed to this day. Yet, some have been lucky...

Photograph by UNCW Admissions

How to make the most out of your freshman year

Fairley Lloyd , Staff Writer September 18, 2019

Starting college for the first time can feel both exciting and scary. From living on campus to juggling classes and making friends, freshman year can feel daunting.  However, it does not have to be...

“You can offer them your smile:” UNCW’s beloved Ms. Britt shares her story

Ava Hicks, Staff Writer November 7, 2018

On any given day, Ms. Britt’s English class can be found performing soliloquies in homemade togas, playing catch with a mutilated baby doll or doing yoga poses on the lawn. If you are not fortunate enough...

Frontal and Internal View of Floation Pod

Floating into a new wave of all natural therapy

Amanda Hagy, Staff Writer November 1, 2018

The idea of natural therapy in the last twenty years has seen a drastic increase in popularity compared to the once social norm of just popping a few pills for physical pain, anxiety and daily stresses...

Photo Credit: Karsten Moran for The New York Times

Gen Z college students build business based on knowing what’s cool

Maddie Driggers, Lifestyles Editor October 10, 2018

Keeping up with trends and appealing to social media users in order to build a brand or sell products can be difficult for businesses in this day and age, especially if they don’t know what is and isn’t...

Tree damage at the front of UNCW's campus.

Date of re-opening for UNCW pushed back, classes to resume on Oct. 8

Noah Thomas, Editor in Chief September 26, 2018

UNC Wilmington students will have to wait another week to return to their normal schedules. Students and faculty received an email from the UNCW Office of University Relations (OUR) on behalf of Chancellor...

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