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Other homecoming events include: the 12th Annual Port City Step Show Friday night (see photo gallery from 2008 event) and the Homecoming Parade at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, as well as the men's basketball game vs. James Madison at 7 p.m. MORE
Crew Club Reunion - March 14, featuring a group row followed by dinner at Wise Alumni House. More details coming soon and can be found at www.uncw.edu/alumni.
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CAREER ASSISTANCE – Alumni
can access the services and resources of the UNCW Career Center in
University Union, Room 2035, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or
use special drop-in hours for quick questions 2 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through
Friday. Individual questions can be asked by phone (910.962.3174)
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ADMISSIONS – UNCW is one of the South’s best public undergraduate teaching institutions as evidenced by a high demand from talented students seeking admission, national recognition and growth in regionally relevant programs such as marine science, gerontology, psychology, public administration and film studies.
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration – Dr. Mae C. Jemison, the first African-American female in space and founder of two medical technology companies – 7 p.m. Jan. 22, Kenan Auditorium. Lumina Theater – overflow location for Jemison lecture.
Humanitarian Stephen Lewis presents "Time to Deliver: Winning the Battle Against Poverty & Disease in the Developing World” – 7 p.m. Jan. 28, Kenan Auditorium.
Carolina Piano Trio: The Folkspirit – 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1, Beckwith Recital Hall, Cultural Arts Building
People, Places, and Things - Two Perspectives – Elizabeth Hosier & Kathleen Nobles – through Jan. 22, Boseman Gallery, Fisher University Union.
No Boundaries International Art Colony in collaboration with the Paint a Future project – through Feb. 25, first floor art wall, William Madison Randall Library.
2009 North Carolina Living Treasures – Cynthia Bringle and Norm Schulman – Opens 6 p.m. Jan. 23, Cultural Arts Building Gallery. Awards ceremony – 6:45 p.m., Proscenium Theatre followed by reception. Open through Feb. 3.
Choke – 7 and 10 p.m. Jan. 17, Lumina Theater. $4 non-students.
RocknRolla – 7 and 10 p.m. Jan. 23, Lumina Theater. $4 non-students.
Changeling – 7 and 10 p.m. Jan. 24, Lumina Theater. $4 non-students.
Love Lived on Death Row including Q&A with director/producer Linda Booker and panelists – 7 p.m. Feb. 2, Lumina Theater. Free.
The Price of Sugar – 7 p.m. Feb. 3, Lumina Theater. Free.
The Last Lecture – 7 p.m. Feb. 5, Lumina Theater. Free.
No Teacher Left Behind: a film by Maurice Martinez. Performances by Department of Music faculty – 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, Beckwith Recital Hall, Cultural Arts Building.
Lean Office – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 28. Cost is $350.
Executive Certificate Program – 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 3-April 28. The cost is $965 for general public; UNCW alumni receive a 10 percent discount. Registration deadline Jan. 22.
Project Management Boot Camp – 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 3, 5 and 10, Computer Information Systems Building, Room 1013. Registration deadline Jan. 27.
Navigating Leadership – 10 one-day workshops 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays Feb. 26-April 30. $150 each. UNCW alumni receive a 10 percent discount.