UNCW in the News

April 22-26

Wilmington elementary students attend motivational jazz performance
News14
During the inaugural 'Shining Stars' reception Thursday, they watched performances from UNCW senior class president and jazz pianist…
*This interview ran in all major media markets statewide: Charlotte, Raleigh, Triad, Sandhills and Coastal

UNCW, Friends of Snipes host Snipes Elementary students
StarNewsOnline.com (blog)
Several students from Snipes Elementary walked to Kenan House, where UNCW Chancellor Gary Miller and his wife Georgia live, to hear a piano piece by UNCW senior class president Sammy Pisano and a reading from UNCW master of fine arts student.

Online classes growing rapidly at UNCW
StarNewsOnline.com
Students in UNCW foreign language classes spent their course periods this semester talking with students at N.C. State University and Appalachian State University.

CAA Men’s Golf Championship at St. James; Cooprider named Tennis Tournament MVP
Port City Daily
...big win in Chapel Hill Tuesday over the top ranked team in the county in the UNC Tar Heels. The UNCW baseball team is 5-0 on the road trip, winners...

No tax increase in proposed $7.9 million Topsail Beach budget
StarNewsOnline.com
...coastal engineer and geologist with N.C. Sea Grant at the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Center for Marine Science, said that in 2011...

Jess Boersma -- UNCW looks at Chechnya
StarNewsOnline.com
You can look at the UNCW campus and see our 13,000 students, nearly 2,000 faculty and staff, copious splashes of teal and an array of impressive buildings. What you can't see at the surface is the critical role that the work going on inside those ...

Recycling: saving the environment or boosting the economy? Part II
Lumina News
The following is the second of a two-part series following recyclables from the ... of geography and geology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington,

UNCW professor, terror expert discusses Boston bombings
Port City Daily
ethnic Chechens, were born in southern Russia. Dr. Daniel Masters, a political science professor at UNCW who teaches and researches political...

Book drive to promote literacy
StarNewsOnline.com
...Society for Educators and Alpha Alpha Pi is the local chapter at UNC Wilmington. KDP has adopted literacy as its focus and challenged local chapters...

Terror in Boston: It's About Guns, Not Bombs
History News Network
Robert Brent Toplin is professor emeritus at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, and has published several books about history, politics, and film, including "Radical Conservatism: The Right's Political Religion."

Brood II - Cicadas set to invade North Carolina
StarNewsOnline.com
...most people fascinates members of the science community. University of North Carolina Wilmington biologist Joseph Pawlick described a different...

UNCW awards banquet; Diamond Hawks at top-ranked Tar Heels Tuesday
Port City Daily
UNCW basketball standout Keith Rendleman and versatile swimmer Carly Tanner received the Thomas V. Moseley Awards as UNCW's top student-athletes for 2012-13 during Monday's annual athletic awards banquet at the Burney Center.

Expert on terrorism weighs in on suspects' possible motivation
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – An expert on terrorism is sharing his take on the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing. Dan Masters, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the UNCW Department of Political Science, has been watching the case closely.

Daniel Masters, UNCW political science professor and an expert on Chechnya (HLN-National)
It's been a little more than 24 hours since Dzhokar Tsarnaev was found hiding in a Watertown, Massachusetts, boat. Police used a robot to pull the tarp off the boat. Dramatic thermal imaging has since been released, showing the suspect lying in the middle of the boat.

Former FBI assistant director analyzes aftermath of Boston bombings
NEWS 14 - The man hunt in Massachusetts has law enforcement and international experts scratching their heads.Boston and its suburbs are on lockdown as investigators search for one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing.
*This interview ran in all major media markets statewide: Charlotte, Raleigh, Triad, Sandhills and Coastal

UNCW students gather for 8th annual Work on Wilmington service day
WILMINGTON - Close to 100 UNC Wilmington students gave up a morning of sleeping in to help the community on Saturday. The university's chancellor, his wife, staff and students worked on 25 different projects as part of the 8th annual Work on Wilmington service day.
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Despite rain, hundreds turn out for Wilmington's day of service
StarNewsOnline.com
...Miller, WOW s project coordinator for the site and wife of UNCW Chancellor Gary Miller. To have the maturity and understanding of the significance...

Student's projection artistry brings depth to stage productions
StarNewsOnline.com
Student's projection artistry brings depth to stage productions Yana Biryukova is ahead of the curve. A theater student at the University of North Carolina Wilmington,

Review - Heartland dysfunction in 'River Bend'
StarNewsOnline.com
Ben Miller's "River Bend Chronicle" falls squarely in this camp, yet it's a good thing that Lookout Books, the literary imprint of the University of North Carolina Wilmington,

UNCW men's tennis teams takes CAA Title
WECT-TV6
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Top-seeded UNCW earned the 2013 CAA Men's Tennis Championship following a 4-0 victory over #2 William & Mary 4-0 on Sunday at the Millie West Tennis Facility on the campus of William & Mary.

Out of state? Out of luck: raising tuition on out-of-state students
The Guilfordian
Out of state? Out of luck: raising tuition on out-of-state students.


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