Education

Western Carolina University has suspended the Pi Kappa Alpha after a pledge says he was water-boarded (Source: Pikes.org)
Western Carolina suspends fraternity amid hazing allegations
Western Carolina University officials have suspended a fraternity for five years after a pledge said he was "water-boarded." Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:48pm
CFCC sets timeline to search for a new president
Timeline set for CFCC president search
Cape Fear Community College trustees hope to have a new president for the school in place late this summer. Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:08pm
Students share all sorts of images via a Snapchat account called uncw-snaps, but what are the consequences?
WWAY INVESTIGATION: UNCW Snaps: Social media gone wild
Letting it all hang out, as they say, is nothing new on college campuses, including right here at UNC Wilmington. But nowadays students are using social media to let it all hang out for anyone to see. Sometimes quite literally through apps like Snapchat and Yeti. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:55pm
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Brunswick County Schools push for a more diverse teaching staff
Brunswick County Schools want more diversity on their staff. This comes as a new study says hiring more minority teachers can really benefit minority students. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:28pm
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Head of LGBT office at UNCW resigning
The coordinator of the LGBTQIA Resource Office at UNCW has resigned, campus officials said. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:28pm
Jenni Harris is leaving UNCW to take a job with the NC Commerce Department
Jenni Harris leaves UNCW for job with NC Commerce
UNCW's Assistant to the Chancellor for Community Partnerships is leaving the university to take a job in state government. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:49pm
A Brunswick County woman has launched a new challenge against a book found on the shelves in county schools.
Brunswick Co. grandmother lodges new protest to book at different school
A Brunswick County woman who lost her challenge of a book used in a middle school last year has lodged a new protest of the novel at a county high school. Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:45am
UNCW Professor Mike Adams
UNCW professor accused of crossing the line
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Sociology and Criminology Professor Mike Adams has folks talking again at UNCW. A group of students feels that Adams has gone too far with remarks on his Facebook and blog. Students say that Adams’s remarks on women, the mentally ill and the¬†LGBT community have made them very uncomfortable on campus. In Read more... Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:28pm