Alternative Break Experiences (ABE) at ECU

East Carolina University Alternative Break Experiences (ABE)  are learning opportunities that immerse ECU community members in diverse environments that address social, economic, political, environmental, spiritual, and cultural issues through the exchange of idea,  personal reflection, critical thinking, and applications of academic concepts beyond the classroom.  Alternative Break Experiences (ABE) challenge all participants to critically reflect upon their role and ability to make lasting social change in our local, regional, and global community.

Click here for Spring 2015 ABE upcoming informational sessions

Fall 2014 Alternative Break Experiences listed below. 

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Ledonia Wright Cultural Center Fall Break Experience

Discover DC - October 10th - 14th

Cost:  $125.00 per person
Early Bird cost is $100.00 before Aug. 30th

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Get your tickets through the ECU Central Ticket Office

Contact LWCC for more information
at 328-6495



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Fall Break - Sea Kayak the OBX Service Learning

Saturday, Oct. 11 - Tuesday, Oct. 14
Cost:  $180 students/members - $230 guests/non-members
which includes equipment, instruction, food, transportation and tent camping

No Experience is Needed / Must attend pre-trip meeting & kayak session

Click here for complete trip information.

Deadline to Register - Wednesday, October 1st at 9pm