$65 Million Campaign Goal Surpassed

Chancellor Miler thanks co-chairs Sandy McNeill and Bob Warwick
Chancellor Gary L. Miller, left, thanks Campaign Cabinet co-chairs Sandy McNeill, center, and Bob Warwick for their volunteer leadership in helping UNCW surpass its $65 million campaign goal 11 months ahead of schedule.
- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

Chancellor Miller talks with media

UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller fields questions from the media after announcing the official end of The Campaign for UNCW: Soaring to Greatness at a press conference Thursday, Jan. 26, in the Burney Center. The campaign's $65 million goal was met and surpassed nearly a year
- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

Wilmington International Airport

chancelllor with Latanya and Anthony Nixon

Chancellor Gary L. Miller with Latanya Beatty-Nixon and Anthony Nixon after Mr. Nixon received a UNCW apron at his shoe sign stand in the Wilmington International Airport Monday, Jan. 23, 2012.
- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief (story)

 

 

 

chancellor presents Seahawk flag to ILM

Jon Rosborough, director of the WIlmington International Airport, and finance director Jim Morton receive a UNC Wilmington Seahawk spirit flag from Chancellor Gary L. Miller Monday, Jan. 23, 2012.
- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chancellor Miller's First UNCW Commencement

Senior Sankofa

Jerome Hoskins receives his Sankofa medallion from Chancellor Gary L. Miller as UNC Wilmington hosted the annual Senior Sankofa on Dec. 16, 2011. The event recognizes African-American graduates before the fall and spring commencements. UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chancellor Miller at Commencement

Chancellor Gary L. Miller finds a quiet spot backstage to review his notes for his first commencement ceremony at UNC Wilmington December 17, 2011 .- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

Chancellor at Commencement

Doctoral candidates from the Watson School of Education are congratulated by Chancellor Gary L. Miller as UNC Wilmington held their Fall Commencements for the professional schools and College of Arts and Sciences on December 17, 2011. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 


UNCW Student Miss North Carolina

Miss UNCW and Chancellor Miller
Miss North Carolina USA 2012 Sydney Perry with UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller during a visit to Alderman Hall. Perry, a senior marine biology major, won the Miss North Carolina USA pageant in November 2011 and went on to compete in the Miss USA contest. UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

Fall Alumni Events

Chancellor in Charlotte
Chancellor Gary L. Miller with alumni as the UNC Wilmington Alumni Association hosted their annual fall dinner for alumni in the Charlotte area Nov. 2, 2011. Chancellor Gary Miller was the keynote speaker to more than 120 guests at the Charlotte City Club. - UNCW/Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

Chancellor in Cary

ChancellorGary L. Miller greets guests at the Prestonwood Country Club ballroom as the UNC Wilmington Alumni Association hosted their annual fall dinner for alumni in the Triangle area Nov. 9, 2011. - UNCW/Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chancellor, Mrs. Miller with Congressman McIntyre

Congressman Mike McIntyre visits with Chancellor Gary L. Miller and his wife Georgia as the UNC Wilmington Alumni Association hosted a reception for Washington, D.C. area alumni on Dec. 1, 2011. Chancellor Miller was the keynote speaker to more than 100 guests at The Willard InterContinental Hotel in downtown D.C. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 


Osher Lifelong Learning Receives $1 Million Endowment

Chancellor Gary L. Miller chats with OLLI members

UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller chats with OLLI members Mary Walker and Jim Strouse after announcing a $1M donation to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute by the Bernard Osher Foundation on Monday, Dec. 12, 2011. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UNCW is a university-led and member-supported organization that provides lifelong learning opportunities, focusing on adults aged 50 and older in the southeastern North Carolina region, through educational and experiential programming, connecting the adult and university communities.

 

Visit with Congressman Mike McIntyre

Chancellor Miller and UNCW delegates meet with Rep. Mike McIntyre

Chancellor Gary L. Miller and UNCW delegation meet with Rep. Mike McIntyre in Washington D.C.

 

 

 

 

 

Cameron Executive Advisory Board

Chancellor at Executive Advisory Board meeting.

Chancellor Gary L. Miller talks about the future of education at UNC Wilmington with members of the Cameron School of Business' Executive Advisory Board on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011

- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

Student Admissions Network

Chancellor with students

Members of the student group SAND - Seahawk Admissions Network for Diversity - gather at the Wise Alumni House Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011 for a dinner and reception with Chancellor Gary L. Miller. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

 

Employee Appreciation Week

Chancellor Miller greets employees during EAW
Chancellor Gary L. Miller chatted with UNC Wilmington employees as they enjoyed breakfast on campus Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 as part of Employee Appreciation Week. Night shift workers ate at the Hawk's Nest beginning at 5:30am and received their service awards, followed by a campus-wide meal served in the Burney Center.

- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

Chancellor at employee appreciation week
Chancellor Gary L. Miller chats with third-shift UNC Wilmington employees as they enjoyed breakfast on campus Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 as part of Employee Appreciation Week. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rotary Club

Chancellor Miller speaks to Rotary Club of Wilmington

UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller was the guest
speaker at the Wilmington Rotary Club Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011. Miller talked about the challenges facing the UNC system, especially UNCW, during the current economic crisis. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

 

 

Osher Lifelong Learning

Chancellor Miller visits with ifelong learning class
On Thursday, September 22, 2011, Chancellor Gary L. Miller met with the new OLLI class at the UNC Wilmington OLLI Building. OLLI, which stands for Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, provides innovative adult education to promote continued intellectual and social growth for diverse audiences. - UNCW/Katherine Freshwater

 

 

Safety Symposium

Chancellor Miller addresses faculty and staff at 2011 Safety Symposium

Chancellor Gary L. Miller greets the participants at the Chancellor's Council on Safety and Security Symposium Monday, Sept. 12, 2011. The event continues Tuesday at Lumina Theater.
- UNCW / Ronda Jackson

Honors College Dedication

Honors College dedication

Cathy Barlow, Chancellor Gary L. Miller, Dr. Diane Levy, Kate Bruce, Julian Keith, Sammy Pisano, and Andrea Talley cut the ribbon on Friday, September 23, 2011, as UNC Wilmington celebrated the dedication of its Honors College. Honorary guests including Chancellor Gary L. Miller, Mayor Bill Saffo, distinguished alumni, as well as students and their families were treated to tea and hors d'oeuvres preceding and following the ribbon-cutting ceremony. - UNCW/Katherine Freshwater

 

 

Military Veterans Welcome Reception

Chancellor Miller speaks at 2011 Veterans Welcome


Chancellor Miller greets military-affiliated UNCW students and families

UNC Wilmington Chancellor Gary L. Miller greets veterans during a reception for military-affiliated students at the Burney Center, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. The event, hosted by the Student Veterans Organization, brought military-affiliated students and their families together to meet other students, as well as faculty and staff members who have served their country.
- UNCW/Jamie Moncrief

Involvement Carnival

Chancellor MIller at Involvement Carnival

Chancellor Gary L. Miller greets students as they promote their organizations and clubs during the annual UNCWelcome Week Involvement Carnival Wednesday, Aug. 31 on the Campus Commons.

Participants could visit 275 activity booths to learn about volunteer, job, student organizations and entertainment opportunities at UNCW and in the community.
- UNCW/Jamie Moncrief

Graduate Student Life Social

Chancellor Miller talks with grad students

Chancellor Gary L. Miller speaks with students at the Graduate Student Life Social, Aug. 30, 2011, in the Clock Tower Lounge.
- UNCW/Caroline Cropp

Student Ambassadors Lemonade
Brigade

Chancellor Miller talks with student at Lemonade Brigade

UNC Wilmington Student Ambassadors hosted their annual Lemonade Brigade on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 outside of Cameron Hall. Ambassadors were joined by Chancellor Gary L. Miller, and served lemonade and water to students navigating around campus.
- UNCW/Katherine Freshwater

Burevitch Research Laboratory Dedication Ceremony

Oriole Burevitch ribbon cutting

Louise Oriole Burevitch leads the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new research laboratory dedicated in her honor at UNC Wilmington Thursday, Aug. 28, 2011.
- UNCW / Jamie Moncrief (more photos)

Chancellor Miller Visits Camp LeJeune, Onslow County Extension and Coastal Carolina Community College

Chancellor Miller with top officers of Marine Corps at Camp Lejeune

UNCW Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Georgia Miller with top officers of the Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2011. Miller and other UNCW administrators visited Coastal Carolina Community College, the Onslow County Extension Office of UNCW and Jacksonville's City Hall to to reaffirm the university's partnership with the community college and military community. - UNCW / Jamie Moncrief

Alumni & Friends Reception Hosted by Wendy and Dell Murphy

Chancellor and Mrs. Miller at River Landing Reception

Wendy and Dell Murphy hosted a reception at River Landing, Aug. 10, 2011, to introduce Chancellor Gary L. Miller and his wife Georgia to UNCW alumni and friends. The reception was also sponsored by the UNCW Alumni Association. Wendy Murphy, UNCW Class of 1993, is a member of the Board of Trustees. For more information about upcoming alumni association events, visit www.uncw.edu/alumni.

Photo credit: Ed Zirkle and the UNCW Alumni Association. (more photos)

Chancellor Gary Miller Welcome Press Conference

Gary Miller and wife Georgia at press conference announcing his acceptance of the position of chancellor at UNCW

Gary L. and Georgia Miller are greeted by members of the campus community gathered in the Education Building Atrium to meet the chancellor elect after he was elected chancellor of UNCW by the UNC Board of Governors. UNC President Tom Ross placed Miller’s name in nomination today during a special meeting of the board held on the UNCW campus.
- UNCW/Jamie Moncrief
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