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SeaTalk, a podcast by The Seahawk, features a weekly news roundup for UNCW and the Wilmington area from our reporters. Tune in every Monday to listen to a recap of last week's most important news.
Head over to theseahawk.org to read every story mentioned and follow us on our social media for news updates and highlights at, @theseahawknews on IG and @theseahawk on FB and Twitter.

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Clean Energy, Clinical Trials and Community Projects

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Reopening's, Requirement's and Returning to Normalcy
In this week's episode of SeaTalk, we discuss the UNC System board of governors monthly meeting, further COVID-19 aid, a new project with PBS North Carolina, the approval of a new board of trustees across the system, UNCW’s vaccination clinic reopening, the state’s latest easing of COVID-19 restrictions and plans for the summer, and the Office of Sustainability's new office space. You can read these articles and more on our website, theseahawk.org and follow us on social media at theseahawknews on Instagram and theseahawk on Facebook and Twitter.
07:19
May 3, 2021
Clean Energy, Clinical Trials and Community Projects
In this week's episode of SeaTalk, we discuss the lack of vaccine requirements for students returning in the fall, community grants helping vulnerable communities affected by the pandemic, a COVID-19 “plant-based” virus vaccine in the works, the hiring process for a permanent chief diversity officer at UNCW, a campaign to collect and donate menstrual hygiene products for local women, and a city resolution hat sets targets for a transition to clean energy. You can read these articles and more on our website, theseahawk.org and follow us on social media at theseahawknews on Instagram and theseahawk on Facebook and Twitter.
08:01
April 26, 2021
Campus Fees, Cannabis and Vaccine Pauses
In this week's episode of SeaTalk, we discuss increases in student fees, the pause on all administering of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, two bills filed in the North Carolina State Senate regarding the legal status of cannabis, and the possible exemption of feminine hygiene products from sales tax.  You can read these articles and more on our website, theseahawk.org and follow us on social media at theseahawknews on Instagram and theseahawk on Facebook and Twitter. 
07:32
April 19, 2021
Budgets, Billing Practices and Changes in the community
In this week's episode of SeaTalk, we discuss updated billing practices at UNCW, changes to office spaces in Fisher University Union, SGA's budget for the upcoming school year and their recently passes resolutions, recent developments in the Wilmington community and the passing of Jeffrey Brudney.  You can read these articles and more on our website, theseahawk.org and follow us on social media at theseahawknews on Instagram and theseahawk on Facebook and Twitter. 
08:47
April 12, 2021
Coronavirus, Commencement and Construction
In this week's episode of SeaTalk, we discuss COVID-19 virus relief, testing and vaccinations on campus, commencement updates, SGA elections, the retirement of the UNCW university police chief, and multiple construction projects taking place in the community.  You can read these articles and more on our website, theseahawk.org and follow us on social media at theseahawknews on Instagram and theseahawk on Facebook and Twitter. 
07:12
April 5, 2021