UNCW http://whqr.org en Prologue: "Steering Toward Normal" by Rebecca Petruck http://whqr.org/post/prologue-steering-toward-normal-rebecca-petruck <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Join Ben&nbsp;Steelman&nbsp;of&nbsp;<em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Star News</em>&nbsp;with local author Rebecca Petruck to talk about her debut novel&nbsp;<em>Steering Toward Normal</em><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">.</em></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:49:24 +0000 WHQR Staff 56209 at http://whqr.org Prologue: "Steering Toward Normal" by Rebecca Petruck Chancellor Gary Miller: "An Educated Society is a Society that Contributes" http://whqr.org/post/chancellor-gary-miller-educated-society-society-contributes <p></p><p>UNCW has announced that Chancellor Gary Miller will be stepping down July 31<sup>st</sup> to take the top position at University of Wisconsin – Green Bay after current Green Bay Chancellor Tom Harden retires.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 20:29:44 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 55955 at http://whqr.org Chancellor Gary Miller: "An Educated Society is a Society that Contributes" UNCW Chancellor Miller Accepts Top Post at Univ. of Wisconsin-Green Bay http://whqr.org/post/uncw-chancellor-miller-accepts-top-post-univ-wisconsin-green-bay <p></p><p></p><p>UNCW Chancellor Gary Miller is headed to Wisconsin.&nbsp;&nbsp; Mon, 02 Jun 2014 21:12:58 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 55911 at http://whqr.org UNCW Chancellor Miller Accepts Top Post at Univ. of Wisconsin-Green Bay Midday Interview: Paula Brinkman and Carol Beaven on "Viva Vivaldi," This Sunday @ UNCW http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-paula-brinkman-and-carol-beaven-viva-vivaldi-sunday-uncw <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Paula Brinkman and Carol Beaven&nbsp;came into the studio to speak with us about Wilmington Choral Society’s concert&nbsp;</span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Viva Vivaldi</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">. Listen to the interview for details on the show! Fri, 16 May 2014 18:52:22 +0000 Jemila Ericson 55028 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Paula Brinkman and Carol Beaven on "Viva Vivaldi," This Sunday @ UNCW Midday Interview: UNCW’s MarineQuest's Diane Talley on 2014 Summer Programs http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-uncw-s-marinequests-diane-talley-2014-summer-programs <p class="p1">On Tusday, May 6th I talked with Diane Talley, who founded UNCW’s MarineQuest thirty years ago.&nbsp; It’s going strong, with<strong> summer programs starting June 14</strong>.&nbsp; Early registration is encouraged at <a href="http://uncw.edu/MarineQuest">uncw.edu/MarineQuest</a>.</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 16:49:39 +0000 Jemila Ericson 54587 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: UNCW’s MarineQuest's Diane Talley on 2014 Summer Programs Cape Fear Region's Largest Employers Share Needs with Local Entrepreneurs http://whqr.org/post/cape-fear-regions-largest-employers-share-needs-local-entrepreneurs <p>UNCW’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, or CIE, has unveiled the business sector’s answer to match-making.&nbsp; Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:48:30 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 53899 at http://whqr.org Cape Fear Region's Largest Employers Share Needs with Local Entrepreneurs Midday Interview: Anne Langan and Leslie Hossfeld http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-anne-langan-and-leslie-hossfeld <p>Anne Langan from Friends of the Library and Leslie Hossfeld from UNCW tell us about an upcoming visit from renowned folklorist Dr. William Ferris.&nbsp; His free presentation at <strong>2:00 on Saturday, April 26 at the Northeast Library</strong> is titled <em>The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists</em>. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:49:10 +0000 Jemila Ericson 53692 at http://whqr.org UNCW Business Leaders Ask Cape Fear Region's Top Five Employers to Reveal Their Needs http://whqr.org/post/uncw-business-leaders-ask-cape-fear-regions-top-five-employers-reveal-their-needs <p>In the wake of UNCW’s Information Technology Conference and the release of the Garner Report, the question of how to spur economic development in the Cape Fear Region persists. Should leaders be luring outside businesses, developing local industries, or encouraging start-up activity? In answer to this, UNCW’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, or CIE, is training local entrepreneurs to identify area business owners’ needs, develop solutions accordingly—and take these ideas to broader, out-of-state markets.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 53621 at http://whqr.org UNCW Business Leaders Ask Cape Fear Region's Top Five Employers to Reveal Their Needs Great American Songbook Live: Wilmington's Hit Parade! - Tickets On Sale Now http://whqr.org/post/great-american-songbook-live-wilmingtons-hit-parade-tickets-sale-now <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WHQR and UNCW's Office of Cultural Arts Present</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;<strong>The Great American Songbook Live: Wilmington's Hit Parade </strong>on the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;big stage at </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Kenan Auditorium on Saturday, June 14 at 7:30pm</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; Tickets available at the Kenan Box Office (910-962-3500) or...</span></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:40:57 +0000 Staff 53461 at http://whqr.org Great American Songbook Live: Wilmington's Hit Parade! - Tickets On Sale Now Could the Cape Fear Region Become the Beer and Wine Country of the South? http://whqr.org/post/could-cape-fear-region-become-beer-and-wine-country-south <p>It’s the thirty-second annual Business Week at UNCW’s Cameron School of Business--meaning dozens of prominent alumni and executives have descended upon the Port City, to share their knowledge of marketing, entrepreneurship and information technology. Each year, programming is tailored to reflect Cape Fear-specific business trends. And today’s trajectories point to “worthy cause marketing” and a rise in regional craft breweries and wine startups.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 52442 at http://whqr.org Could the Cape Fear Region Become the Beer and Wine Country of the South?