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UNCW Faculty and Alumnus Receive 2019 Wilmington Theater Awards

A production of Twelfth Night, or What You Will, staged by UNCW's Lumina Festival of the Arts and Alchemical Theatre Co., scored the most wins of any play in the 8th annual StarNews Wilmington Theater Awards. (more...)


UNCW to Host North Carolina Academy of Science Meeting March 22-23

UNCW will welcome nearly 200 students and faculty from across the state to campus March 22-23 for the 116th annual North Carolina Academy of Science Meeting. (more...)

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UNCW Film Studies Department to Host Ninth Annual Visions Film Festival & Conference

"Hollywood East," as the locals call it, will welcome the Visions Film Festival & Conference back to UNCW April 11-12. (more...)

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UNCW Associate Professor Narcisa Pricope to Receive Distinguished Emerging African Scholar Award from American Association of Geographers

UNCW Associate Professor of Geography Narcisa Pricope will be the first recipient of the Distinguished Emerging African Scholar Award, to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers. (more...)


UNCW Ranked 2nd Among Top Master's in History Programs by

UNCW ranks 2nd on a list of "The 25 Best Online Master's in History Programs" compiled by the website (more...)


UNCW Ranked Among Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News & World Report

The University of North Carolina Wilmington master's degree program in public administration moved up 12 places on the U.S. News & World Report list of "2020 Best Graduate Schools." (more...)


UNCW Professors Receive $446,000 National Institutes of Health Grant for Opioid Research

Psychology professors Raymond Pitts and Christine Hughes received a $446,000 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to research how acute and chronic exposure to the prescription opioid oxycodone affect specific reward processes involved in impulsive behavior. (more...)


UNCW's Ecotone Magazine Receives $10,000 NEA Grant

The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded UNCW's Ecotone magazine a $10,000 Art Works grant. (more...)