The University of North Carolina Wilmington is working on public artwork to highlight the core belief that Black lives matter. Award-winning sculptor, artist and illustrator Dare Coulter has been commissioned to create the piece.  “The goal of the project is to use art as a tool for social change; to emphasize awareness about race, identity and the…

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Wilmington, NC — CFCC’s Information Technology students spent the past year building a robust online management system to support the efforts of the CFCC Food Pantry, Ray’s Tray. In search of a simplified system that would streamline food-pantry order processing and inventory management, the CFCC Food Pantry team approached CFCC’s Information Technology Program Director, Sohail Sukhera.…

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WILMINGTON, N.C., — TCS Healthcare Technologies, the leading provider of managed care solutions designed by clinicians, announced its acquisition of Montana-based DataSmart Solutions, LLC, a predictive risk analytics software company. The transaction was supported by follow-on funding from HCAP Partners, a California-based private equity firm and nationally recognized impact investor, with M&A services provided by Logan Growth Advisors. TCS software solutions are…

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Wilmington, N.C., — Treatment courts exist to lead those with substance use and mental health disorders in the justice system into a life of recovery and stability. Since 2019, the National Drug Court Resource Center, housed in the University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Social Science and Applied Research Center, has provided treatment court practitioners with…

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WILMINGTON, NC — Cape Fear Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Michael Cobb as Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Compliance. As Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Compliance, Dr. Cobb will implement the College’s strategic plan to achieve the College’s goals and objectives. He will direct the College’s planning and research activities; direct annual…

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Twenty-four students from D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy will get two weeks of free swimming lessons as part of a pilot program that aspires to build swimming into the public school curriculum. The UNCW Learn to Swim program is being offered thanks to a partnership involving UNCW Athletics, the Chancellor’s Office, the Office of Community Engagement…

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Wilmington, N.C. — Kim Hufham, President/CEO of the New Hanover County Tourism Development Authority [TDA], and Natalie English, President & CEO of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that the Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau [CVB] administrative offices and year-round visitor information center have relocated to the Wilmington Chamber of…

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Wilmington, N.C. – UNCW has joined colleges and universities nationwide that are participating in the White House’s College Vaccine Campus Challenge, an effort to help the United States reach at least a 70 percent COVID-19 vaccination rate. Participating colleges and universities commit to three key actions: engaging every student, faculty and staff member; organizing their college communities;…

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