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Chancellor Cecil P. Staton sees ECU taking its place among the nation's best. And students, professors and alumni say the university is ready for big ideas and big achievements.
The Brody School of Medicine was ranked second in the nation -- and first in the state -- this year for its high percentage of graduates pursuing careers in family medicine.
New members of the UNC Board of Governors toured campus Thursday and helped cut the ribbon for the new ECU Lab School.

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ECU students Grace Kelly, left, and Oprah Whitfield laugh as they talk about a paper Kelly is writing for a Human Development course while setting on the steps near Wright Auditorium on Wednesday afternoon. (ECU Photo by Rhett Butler)
Food is dropped off at the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. Groups were bringing food to the Food Bank during homecoming week at ECU. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Food is dropped off at the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. Groups were bringing food to the Food Bank during homecoming week at ECU. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Cody Braxton sits on the mall playing his guitar in the afternoon sun. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Homecoming banners are viewed and judged during the banner competition in Mendenhall Student Center. The banners are part of homecoming football activities all week. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Homecoming banners are viewed and judged during the banner competition in Mendenhall Student Center. The banners are part of homecoming football activities all week. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
The East Carolina University Faculty Author Book Award given to faculty member at the author awards in the Faulkner Gallery. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Provost Mitchelson presents Gabrielle Freeman an award during the Academic Affairs Faculty Author Book Awards event for her book,  When She Was Bad:Poems. Several ECU faculty members who have contributed through publication of scholarly books were recognized. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)
Blake Rogers checks his email while taking a break before his next class at the Howell Science Complex on Thursday morning. (ECU Photo by Rhett Butler)
An ECU student walks past the Todd Dining Hall on College Hill on Wednesday afternoon. (ECU Photo by Rhett Butler)
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