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Teaching Scholars Retreat: Scavenger Hunt #2

November 26, 2013
Category: Student Blogs
The Granary Building on Nutt Street used to house the Boney and Harper Milling Company. It was capable of producing 4000 bushels per day of hominy, grits, and cornmeal since 1912. The Wood Seed Building housed a Chinese laundry in 1917. There was also a popular barber shop by the name of Winslow…
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Teaching Scholars Retreat: Scavenger Hunt #1

November 26, 2013
Category: Student Blogs
St. James Episcopal Church was built from 1839 to 1840. It is the oldest place of worship in Wilmington and exhibits the first use of the Gothic revival style in North Carolina. The Gothic style is clear throughout the architecture of the church. Within the walkways of the church, there are plaques…
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I Put A Spell On You ... And Now You're Mine

November 1, 2013
Category: Student Blogs
(*cue Halloween movie music) MUAH HA HA HA Happy Halloween all you goblins and ghouls! ... okay so yeah, have some fun  dressing up like a crazy person and eat a ton of candy! I love this holiday, it's a big family favorite in my household! My mother, my sister and I always try to come up with…
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Education Majors Love the Beach and the Emperor’s New Grove

October 21, 2013
Category: Student Blogs
  I awoke to the warm sunlight brushing against my face; the calm ocean that sang me to sleep is now loud and lively. I open my eyes and gaze out of the window. I go down the stairs to see the smiling faces of my cohort, my new family, greeting me in the way that I missed so much. For four…
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There's A Reason They're Hard To Come By

October 15, 2013
Category: Student Blogs
So exciting news, I don't know if you're aware, but Fall Break is this weekend... YESSSSS! While I know I need a break and I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels this way, I also get to see my best friend and I couldn't be happier. I can't remember if I've mentioned who my best friend is, but she…
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