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UNCW announces Robert Smith as first recipient of the Wendy and Dell Murphy Distinguished Professorship in Education

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WILMINGTON --- Watson College of Education (WCE) professor Robert Smith is the recipient of the first Wendy and Dell Murphy Distinguished Professorship in Education...
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Could algae be used to cure disease? The answer could be right here in Wilmington

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  WILMINGTON – There is a quarter of a billion dollars on the table, and the University of North Carolina at Wilmington has one of...

Winter weather closings this weekend

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SOUTHEASTERN, NORTH CAROLINA --- Winter weather is expected to hit the Cape Fear region this Saturday, with temperatures expected to dip into the teens...

‘Do dogs understand English?’ Roland Grise Middle Schoolers search for answers

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NEW HANOVER COUNTY --- Can dogs understand English? Does temperature effect the voltage output of a solar panel? Or how about using the science...
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UNCW Professor studying increase in undersea volcano’s activity (VIDEO)

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WILMINGTON --- Three hundred miles off the coast Oregon - and nearly a mile down - the Axial volcano has erupted twice in the...

Laney High School student represents the face of Wilmington’s economic future

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WILMINGTON --- "It was really tough, because it wasn't what we were planning on," said Sam Weaver, captain of the robotics competition team Wired Wizards....

Robots come to life as Brunswick Community College hosts inaugural Robocon

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BOLIVIA, N.C. --- The sound of cheering, laughter and whirring electrical motors filled the hallways of Brunswick Community College's Building B on Saturday. The inaugural...

UNCW grad student expanding program to help non-profits

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WILMINGTON --- Creating a startup business from nothing is a daunting prospect; creating a nonprofit business is even more difficult. Navigating the complicated rules of...
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UNCW Professsor Mike Adams charges defamation over colleagues’ statement

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WILMINGTON --- Friday, 19 professors in the Department of Sociology and Criminology at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington signed a statement denouncing...

Ecological Marine Adventures offering year round marine science classes in Surf City

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SURF CITY --- The Town of Surf City has joined forces with Ecological Marine Adventures (EMA) to provide our area with a year round...