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Website started for UNCW track, $115K raised so far to save program
Submitted by Chris Brown on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:35pm.

video A website has been started to save the UNCW track program. Even with more than $115,000 already raised on the site, university officials say it will not change the future of the cut program.

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Leaked video shows discussion inside UNCW Athletics meeting
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 10:53am.

videoStudents of UNCW's recently cut track and field teams got to meet with Athletic Director Jimmy Bass and Interim Chancellor Dr. William Sederberg to talk about why the decision was made to ax the sports.

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UNCW interim chancellor responds to athletic cuts
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:33pm.

videoStudent athletes at UNCW got a chance to speak out at a meeting about recent cuts to the athletic department Thursday. It comes after the university announced it was cutting 4 sports next year, namely track and field, and adding sand volleyball.

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UNCW to cut four sports teams next year, add one
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 5:51pm.

videoUNCW will be cutting some sports programs starting next year, while adding one a brand new team. We have reaction from student athletes who will be directly impacted along with an explanation from UNCW A.D. Jimmy Bass.

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Runners gallop for the gravy at the YMCA
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 12:11pm.

videoThe 5 k's were abundant this morning The YMCA held their 8th Annual Gallop for the Gravy event today.Event organizer Alex Mozingo says they had fewer people this year because of weather concerns, but races on Thanksgiving day have become a trend.

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UNCW students respond to Ferguson decision
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:19pm.

videoUNCW students got together to watch the grand jury’s decision on whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson. Inside the Upperman African American Cultural Center on campus students expressed their frustration and their disappointment with the decision not to indict Officer Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

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UNCW students brace for decision in Ferguson
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 11/24/2014 - 8:15pm.

As the country awaits the decision of a grand jury in Ferguson, students at UNCW are prepared to come together and discuss the outcome.

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College cost for N.C. residents likely to increase
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:46pm.

videoThe cost for North Carolina residents to continue their education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington will likely increase in both 2015-16 and 2016-17.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Jellyfish Whisperer
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 9:58pm.

videoJellyfish can be scary. We know they come in all shapes and sizes and some can sting, but there are a lot of unknowns as well. Our Extraordinary Person of the Week studies jellyfish and says there are folks think jellyfish populations are on the rise. His research, though, shows that it's a myth. In fact, he says jellyfish numbers rise and fall over a 20 year time frame and it's that kind of knowledge that makes Rob Condon....the Jellyfish Whisperer.

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UNCW Skim Club hosts a contest in Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 10:16pm.

video The UNCW Skim Club held a skimboarding contest today free and opened to all ages down at the south end of Wrightsville Beach.

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