In collaboration with Greenville Recreation and Parks, ECU biology faculty and students in the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences are educating the public through various service-learning projects within the city of Greenville. Read the entire story.
In 2014, ECU helped locate a German sub, sunk off the Outer Banks in 1942. Now, researchers are viewing images of the sub for the first time since that fateful day. Read the full story and watch a video online.
College Spotlight: The Voyages of Discovery Lecture Series
The lecture series advances the spirit of exploration and discovery that is the hallmark of the liberal arts and has become the premier intellectual event for students and faculty of ECU, the citizens of eastern North Carolina, and a showcase for the quality of academic life at ECU. Each year, the series features thought-provoking and accomplished leaders from a variety of disciplines who provide insight into important issues in today’s society, and who share their experiences and perspectives.
|ECU did an outstanding job preparing me to be a physician. Our chemistry department and biology department is top notch and prepared me to enter medical school at Brody. (article)|
|Zach Cooper, a 2011 and '14 Harriot College alumnus said his favorite memories of his time at ECU were exploring a new campus, meeting others and experiencing the feeling of having the whole world ahead of him. (article)
|Dr. Nneka Jones Tapia, who earned her master's in psychology at ECU in 2003, is one of the first clinical psychologists in the country to work as a warden.