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ECU College of Nursing Earns High Marks

December 20, 2018

The ECU College of Nursing has been ranked the No. 14 nursing school in the United States and the No. 6 public nursing school nationally.

Men in Nursing

November 13, 2018

Trailblazers share their insight at ECU Diversity Day event...

Accolades and Accomplishments Fall 2018

November 5, 2018

A roundup of the latest awards, accomplishments and accolades earned by our faculty, staff, students and alumni.

College of Nursing Dean named fellow in the Academy of Nursing Education

October 24, 2018

ECU College of Nursing Dean Dr. Sylvia Brown was recently inducted as a Fellow in nursing education's most prestigious organization, placing her among the country's most respected nurse educators...

Award-winning CON faculty member leads response efforts

September 26, 2018

As Hurricane Florence brought flooding and power outages to the region beginning Sept. 14, the Skippers prepared to help their community once again...

College of Nursing welcomed 122 future nurses at Lamp of Learning ceremony

September 19, 2018

Parents beamed while their daughters and sons crossed the stage to receive a gold lamp pin signifying service and light as part of the twice-annual Lamp of Learning ceremony that serves an official welcome...

Fourth Year Granted

September 10, 2018

A fourth year of funding for ECU's Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) will mean new ways for seniors in eastern North Carolina to access health care.

Pirate Profile: Katelyn Kincer

July 30, 2018

Katelyn Kincer, a rising senior in the Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses (RIBN) program at East Carolina University, is at the top of her class...

Boys & Girls Club Members Explore Nursing at ECU

July 25, 2018

During their visit, faculty members explained the variety of career options available to nurses as well as the ways to get started down the career path toward being a nurse...

After Wife's Death, Professor Creates Nursing Scholarship in Her Name

July 24, 2018

"I think the primary reason I chose to do this with the support of my children was that I wanted the things she stood for to continue..."

Online medical Spanish program coming to ECU

April 4, 2018

Leadership of ECU's Division of Health Sciences recently granted approval for an online medical Spanish program to be offered to students enrolled at the university.

ECU College of Nursing Inducts 11 Into Hall of Fame

March 21, 2018

This year's class includes inductees who have served in leadership roles for major medical centers, national health care non-profit organizations, higher education and the military.

Accolades and Accomplishments Spring 2018

March 13, 2018

A roundup of the latest awards, accomplishments and accolades earned by our faculty, staff, students and alumni.

UnitedHealthcare donates to ECU College of Nursing RIBN program

February 27, 2018

A new grant from UnitedHealthcare will help students, especially those in rural parts of the state, earn both an associate's degree and a bachelor's degree in nursing...

Multicultural Student Nurses Association works to increase cultural competency

February 15, 2018

The ECU College of Nursing (ECU CON) celebrates Black History Month with the theme of "Black History in the Making" by speaking with two nursing students about their membership in the college's Multi-Cultural Student Nurses Association (MSNA)

ECU's College of Nursing welcomes 152 New Students

January 26, 2018

Tiny gold lamps were pinned to the students' purple scrubs during the bi-annual Lamp of Learning ceremony, symbolizing the beginning of their nursing educations.

ECU Nursing alum named NC School Nurse Administrator of the Year

January 26, 2018

From her 30-year career as a school nurse and nurse administrator, Terri Joyner knows that healthy children learn better- and that school nurses are key to making that happen.

College of Nursing recognized for online graduate programs

January 11, 2018

ECU's College of Nursing graduate programs were ranked 34th out of 154 schools. Only master's programs were ranked; it does not include ECU's doctoral programs...