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Eftekhar Mayr

Alumna Spotlight: Christina Eftekhar Mayr

Alumna Christina Eftekhar Mayr, President of a local chapter of Society for Technical Communication, recently won an Award of Distinction (and candidate for Best of Show) in the STC Carolina technical communication competition and an Award of Merit at the STC International Summit. Her current success in the field of technical communication is the product of years of hard work, determination, education and experience, many years of which came from her time in undergraduate and graduate programs at East Carolina. Read the full spotlight on Christina.

cover of The Little Universe

Alumna publishes first book

The Department of English congratulates alumna Meghan Palko Bliss on the publication of her first book, The Little Universe. It can be purchased here. Bliss has had creative work published in Rust+Moth, Southern Women's Review, A Poetry Congeries, What the Fiction, Charlotte Writers Anthology, and Mary Jane's Farm, among others. For more information on alumni authors, visit the Alumni Bookshelf page.