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Connecting the Community Non-Profits with Student Learning and Community Outreach

Discover what’s happening with the non-profits in our community in 2013-2014!
WCE faculty, staff, and students are invited to meet the local non-profits through a presentation series highlighting successful theories, practical applications, and service learning/volunteerism in our community. View more upcoming events and previous presentations >

  • April 15, 2014 - Combat Stress in Life of Military Students in Schools
    Kathy Askins, School Liaison - Camp LeJeune USMC
    12:30pm- EB162
  • April 22, 2014 - Lisa Buchanan
    Current Issues in Teaching MAT Class collaborates with Watson Colleagues, NEA Representatives and former New Hanover County School Board members.
    5-6pm- EB387
  • April 23,2014 - Erika Merriman
    Creator of Oasis NC serving Students with Autism- Collaborates with Dr.Crystalyn Schnorr and EDN 319 class - “Meeting the Needs of Special Education in Elementary”
  • April 24, 2014 - Paul Cuadros Seminar- Watson CE collaborates with Office of Centro-Hispano
    Associate Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communications at UNCC– A Home on the Field Room-Book Discussion and Reception
    6:00pm- EB162- sign up with
  • April 25, 2014-Watson Collaborates with BFSA: Black Faculty Forum
    Navigating Challenging Waters: Achieving Success in the Academy
    8:30am-4:00pm - EB162

For additional information, please contact Deloris Rhodes, Outreach Liaison at 910-962-7256 •

Michael Apple2014 WCE Speaker Series

Is This Really Democratic? Understanding and Challenging Misguided Reforms in Education presented by Michael W. Apple - Monday, March 17, 2014

Michael W. Apple is the John Bascom Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Policy Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He has been selected as one of the fifty most important educational scholars in the 20th Century. His books Ideology and Curriculum and Official Knowledge were also selected as two of the most significant books on education in the 20th Century. He has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Educational Research Association, the UCLA Medal for "Outstanding Academic Achievement," and a number of honorary doctorates by universities throughout the world. View the presentation >

Watson Meetings and Events for 2013-2014

Again for this coming year (2013-2014), the Watson College of Education is sponsoring a number of different activities and events that you are encouraged to attend, participate in, etc. (And lots of meetings as well!)  Please see the attached document for the 2013-2014 calendar

Brown Bag Series3rd Annual WCE Scholarship Brown Bag Series

All faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to join us for lunchtime presentations throughout our fall and spring semesters.

  • April 16, 2014 - TBD
    Which way home?: Examining immigration using documentary film 

    Lisa Buchanan and Jeremy Hilburn

UNCW Employee Discount Website

Be sure to check out the UNCW Employee Discount website to see the latest in discounts. Some of the latest additions include: Ann Taylor Loft, Brooks Brothers, Banana Republic, J Crew, La Bella Forma, New York & Co., S. Burke Jewelry, Costco and Sam's Club.

UNCW employees also get a discount at Brixx Pizza, Carolina Alehouse, Chris's Cosmic Kitchen, Fat Tony's, Foster's Grille, The George, Just Because Chocolates, Islands Grille, South n' France, Texas Roadhouse, Trolly Stop and more.

Check the site to see all the great discounts that are offered exclusively to UNCW employees. To suggest businesses that you would like to see in the program or to submit the names of businesses interested in participating e-mail

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