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ECU News Archives for 1997

January 1997

The new student recreation center opens for spring semester

ECU sets programs to remember MLK

ECU professor leads efforts to restore presidential retreat

February 1997

Theatre student wins major scholarship

March 1997

Teaching on the Web

Olympic Center named for Leroy Walker

Six honored as honorary alums

ECU celebrates 90th anniversary

Campus teams with Microsoft to test software

Newspaper leader to give commencement address

April 1997

Faulkner, Walker to receive honorary degrees from ECU

May 1997

Four seniors picked for ECU's University Award

ECU commencement speaker tells grads "passion matters"

June 1997

ECU study reports RX drugs too costly to many retirees

July 1997

Three new trustees to join ECU board

ECU to open "Gallery Without Walls" on Internet

August 1997

ECU Trustees elect officiers

ECU names Brinson distinguished professor

ECU opens for fall semester

ECU picks Greek and Roman expert for Endowed Humanities Post

ECU faculty honored for teaching, advising

September 1997

ECU continuing studies celebrates 50 years of service to the region

ECU fall enrollment at record high

Trademart dispute settled

Professor is World Bank consultant

ECU Teaching Programs receives accreditation

Archaeologist wins history award

October 1997

Surgeon named speaker for fall commencement

Supercomputer exec to join ECU as head of Information Technology

Underwater research team on public TV

Sonic Plaza takes shape

Vampires are tops in horror for ECU english professor

November 1997

Eakin picked for higher ed post

ECU converts to one card system

Chancellor wins first honor society award

Geologist to give fall commencement address

ECU becomes technology partner to the National Defense University

December 1997

Fall enrollment figures released