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ECU News Archives for 2004

January 2004

Frye to speak at MLK event

Grant aims to curb domestic abuse

ECU Conservation Lab dedicated

ECU, Greene County Schools offer Los Puentes

ECU offers to new PhD programs

ECU expands Partnership East

February 2004

ECU picks finalists for chancellor

New avenue available for ECU nursing school

ECU hosts leadership academy

Alternate entry MSN opens additional door to nursing school

Kerkering and Salgado take on infection, disease

NIH grant to fund study of infection

Study to look at race, pre-term babies

ECU wins against Tulane

ECU organizes domestic violence forum

Wachovia gives $1m to ECU College of Education

Court TV features ECU professor

Integration efforts rank University Health Systems in top 100

ECU Chancellor search narrowed

March 2004

Work for chancellor search complete

ECU Founder's Week focuses on health

Clinic opens for ECU staff, family

ECU Founders Week spotlight falls on health sciences

Study looks at preventing post-traumatic stress in sexual assault victims

ECU ups security measures

Clifford named to lead ECU alumni

Match Day brings cheers, tears

Ballard named ECU chancellor

ECU Commencement to be held May 8

Service is theme of Founder's Week

Los Puentes project receives grant

ECU faculty, students raise money for cancer research

ECU coaches' contracts extended

Officials turn soil for 'Learning Village' on medical campus

Study to determine if exercise lowers heart failure death

NC Japan Center director remembered

ECU Engineering program to begin in fall

Following a dream

April 2004

ECU recognized in annual U.S. News magazine rankings

ECU graduate wins Pulitzer Prize

Carroll recognized for teaching by national society

ECU biologist honored by U.S. Coast Guard

ECU physician's book calls inflammation a cause of disease

ECU study: PDT beneficial for patients with chest wall tumors

Kolasa named to committee on childhood obesity

ECU alumni service awards presented

Five ECU grads awarded for academics, service

Crowd celebrates reopening of Country Doctor Museum

ECU researchers develop crab trap

“Real Doc Hollywood” to speak to medical school graduates

ECU's Global classroom ends semester

Spurr receives teaching award from Board of Governors

ECU professors honored with teaching award

ECU Professors horored with teaching awards

ECU class, Sierra Club develop map of Tar River

Physician returns to his African village to drill wells

ECU chemist receives grant for GMP lab

AD announcement targeted for May

Ugandan children doing well after heart surgery at PCMH

May 2004

ECU geographer earns Fulbright to study in India

ECU approves new Board of Visitors members

Graduates head into residencies, jobs

ECU graduates 2,500

Six medical students selected to be Schweitzer Fellows

ECU AD search to remain open

Tucker honored for effort to curb substance abuse

ECU to train food literacy volunteers

ECU signs pact with Uruguay

ECU chemist's grant provides undergraduate assistance

June 2004

ECU scholar links slave manuscript, eastern NC

Niswander named dean of ECU'S College of Business

Herenda named associate basketball coach

Reflexology could aid cancer pain

ECU biologist talks cicadas

Floyd to continue as ECU's interim AD

ECU Technology could help track West Nile virus

ECU welcomes visitors from China, Japan

Governor says widening N.C. 43 will aid medical district, eastern N.C.

Fellowship address diabetes in region

July 2004

ECU's Walker Center receives donation

Cascio joins ECU to lead cardiology division

Grants to help fund health programs

ECU students to study campus wetlands

EC heat stress study aids migrant workers

ECU's Engineering program at capacity

Teens sought for fitness study

Nursing school receives $647,000 to train family nurse practitioners online

Tronto named ECU auditor

ECU researcher to link aging, bloodflow

Beverly Healthcare donates to Brody School of Medicine

ECU maritime studies discovers Alaskan shipwreck

Neinas picked to aid ECU AD search

ECU student continues studies in Iraq

ECU chemist earns NSF grant

August 2004

National Symphony to visit ECU

ECU Appoints a community relations officer

Easley approves ECU Heart Center

Eastern AHEC wins national award for school mental health project

Governor signs bill to fund ECU cardiovascular center

Students start journey with white coat ceremony

ECU moved up in U.S. News rankings

ECU chancellor speaks at convocation

Bariatric surgeons join Brody School of Medicine

Elwell named dean of ECU's College of Fine Arts and Communication

Ebendorf honored by Renwick Gallery

ECU Maritime Studies hunts for USS Alligator

Chemist receives grant to study protein

September 2004

Hawkins named interim vice chancellor

ECU forms distance-education deal with Alaska university

Study shows detailed heart response to 9/11 disaster

Holland chosen to head ECU athletics

America's youth, religion topic of ECU's Jarvis lecture

BSOM reaccredited by national groups

ECU, UNC officials celebrate Rivers building expansion

Tichich named Director of ECU School of Art and Design

Joyner launches NC history and fictional digital library

Wilentz wins lifetime achievement award

ECU's sports management degree earns national accreditation

Tar River Poetry Awarded $10,000 NEA grant

Trustees support referendum for Greenville improvements

International leaders in heart surgery coming to Greenville

October 2004

ECU opens natural disaster migration center

Physician and cancer survivor to address annual event

Symposium to celebrate literature with NC ties

Medical Foundation of ECU names new leaders

Jenkins Center offers free breast cancer screenings

Fay to study in France on Fulbright

Butler named to ECU board

ECU names outstanding alumni

ECU signs education pact with Kashmiri University

Bauer named to ECU's Rives chair of southern literature

Allied health doctoral program gains committee approval

Joyner Library exhibits Tarheel elections

Joyner Library online exhibit honored

Ebendorf inducted into Hall of Fame

CDC names Anderson to national task force

ECU breaks ground on new residence hall

November 2004

Medical resident to be on 'Today'

Medical resident to be on 'Today' show

Personal safety devices tested at ECU

New physical therapy doctorate approved

ECU football coach John Thompson resigns

Conference to cover community-based care of mentally ill

ECU professor writes enameling book

Holland Conducts News Briefing

December 2004

ECU Radiologist. IAEA help Kazakhstan

Byrd named to ECU Board of Visitors

ECU Climatologist develops El Nino prediction model

Skip Holtz named head football coach

ECU adventure provides lessons in GPS

ECU trustees approve tuition hike

Seitz named ECU vice chancellor

ECU graduates 2,500

State program offers seniors financial help with prescriptions

New cancer center director sees ‘huge potential’

Call today, be seen today

Caterpillar donates equipment to ECU