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News from the Honors College

Shawn Bingham

The UNCW Honors College welcomes Shawn Bingham as Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Director of Honors College



Cole Tillett and Elizabeth Brethen posing for their campaign photo

New SGA President, VP Announced: Tillett and Brethen named for 2018-2019 school year

Honors students Cole Tillett and Elizabeth Brethen were elected student body president and vice president for the 2018-2019 school year. Congratulations, Cole and Elizabeth!


UNCW Student Media Shines at Media Conference

Second Story Journal received first place in the fiction category as well as an honorable mention in poetry at the North Carolina College Media Association Conference held Feb. 24 on the campus of North Carolina State University


UNCW Establishes Honors College Agreement with Five North Carolina Community Colleges

Students graduating from five North Carolina community colleges’ honors programs will now be able to enroll at UNCW and work toward earning full university honors. The university’s initial partners are Alamance Community College, Cape Fear Community College, Durham Technical Community College, Southwestern Community College and Wayne County Community College. UNCW plans to pursue additional agreements in the future.

Honors Oral Defense Schedule,

Fall 2018


Honors Dates & Events

December 9

Medallion Ceremony

12:30pm Burney Center

December 10-14 

Exam week

December 13

Honors Faculty Breakfast


RL 2007A

December 22

University Closed

January 14

Classes Begin Spring 2019

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