Feb 19, 2019
The Golden LEAF Foundation awarded ECU a $1M grant for entrepreneurship and innovation.
East Carolina University's Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences recognized its high-achieving freshmen and first-year transfer students at the college's annual ECU Excels reception Feb. 15 in the new Student Center Ballroom.
Feb 18, 2019
ECU has named Dr. Paul Schwager as its sixth dean of the College of Business.
Feb 15, 2019
Students and community members participate in a poverty simulation designed to develop empathy and a better understanding of challenges faced by families with low incomes.
Feb 14, 2019
Those who set sail for ECU find themselves in the heart of Pirate Nation, where educators, coaches, staff and fellow students help throughout the journey. Some find extra treasure along the way -- the love of their life.
Feb 12, 2019
ECU School of Theatre and Dance is bringing "If/Then Musical" to McGinnis Theatre on Feb. 12-17.
Feb 11, 2019
The College of Engineering and Technology held a ribbon cutting for its four new CNC machines, funded in part by the Wells Fargo Foundation.
Feb 8, 2019
Researchers from East Carolina University have been awarded grant funding to study the effectiveness of a program to improve access to healthy food options in North Carolina.
Student teachers from Shaanxi Normal University in China traveled more than 7,500 miles to spend four weeks at ECU to learn more about the American education system and culture.
Feb 7, 2019
Learn trivia facts about the Main Campus Student Center, a you-can't-miss-it 220,000-square-foot facility that opened one month ago.
Feb 6, 2019
Dr. Erin Frost, associate professor of English, recently was selected for a summer residency program at the National Humanities Center located in Research Triangle Park.
An East Carolina University assistant vice chancellor has been appointed to a leadership role in a prestigious new Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities panel.
The skies over North Carolina's Outer Albemarle Peninsula are the darkest along the U.S. Atlantic coast from Boston to Miami. ECU's Stanley Riggs led a team of researchers to design a study to better understand the region's nocturnal environment.
Feb 5, 2019
ECU researchers and inventors will be recognized Feb. 5 at the university's third annual Research and Scholarship Awards.
Feb 4, 2019
Dr. Shannon Wallet, a School of Dental Medicine associate professor, has received an NIH grant to study the cause of Type 1 diabetes and how the disease progresses.
Feb 1, 2019
The College of Nursing welcomed 149 new nurses into the college at their spring Lamp of Learning ceremony.
ECU's new student center not only features advanced design inside, but also a landscape geared toward native plants and sustainability.
Jan 31, 2019
Travis Burt might not be here without a lifesaving surgery performed by Dr. Mark Williams from ECU's heart institute. To say thanks, he started a professorship in Williams' honor.
Cedric M. Bright, associate dean for inclusive excellence at the UNC School of Medicine, has been named associate dean for admissions for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
Jan 30, 2019
East Carolina University's Office of Community Engagement and Research has announced the members of its 2019 Engagement and Outreach Scholars Academy cohort.
A nurse manager with ECU Physicians has been named a Multiple Sclerosis Certified Nurse by the Multiple Sclerosis Nurses International Certification Board.
Students and faculty in the College of Engineering and Technology had the chance to see and discuss the operation of a 3D bioprinter, technology that could lead to the printing of viable human organs.
Dr. Carl E. Haisch was recently inducted into the American College of Surgeons' (ACS) newly created Academy of Master Surgeon Educators.
Fleet Readiness Center East recently hosted visitors from East Carolina University to strengthen a longstanding relationship and partnership in developing future engineers.
Developing community relationships to improve the health of the region was a major direction of the second annual Rural Health Symposium hosted by the Brody School of Medicine, Eastern Area Health Education Center and other partners.
Department of Geological Sciences faculty and students are turning a natural disaster into valued research, receiving an unprecedented four national grants with combined funding of $266,018.
Jan 29, 2019
Last semester, students in the ECU master of social work program selected Open Door Community Center in Washington as the recipient of their class project.
ECU will harness big data to aid regional industries and drive economic prosperity in eastern North Carolina.
ECU officially opened the Dr. Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center this month on the second floor of the new student center. The Peel LGBTQ Center is the largest center of its kind in the UNC System.
East Carolina University student researchers are more visible than ever thanks to new research posters placed around campus.
Wayne Poole has been named the chief audit officer for East Carolina University's Office of Internal Audit and Management Advisory Services. He began his duties Jan. 1.
More than 150 local families got a healthy start to the new year, thanks to ECU's College of Health and Human Performance.
Ten East Carolina University graduate students have helped Pender County elementary and middle school students start the new year with much needed school supplies.
Jan 25, 2019
ECU community honors the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. during National Day of Service events.
Jan 24, 2019
ECU researchers are looking at the process of turning what the eyes see into a winning baseball swing.
Jan 23, 2019
The stories behind the names in the new student center: Their names may be etched in plaques, but who are the people with rooms dedicated to them?
Jan 22, 2019
This Pirate is passionate about teaching theater.
Jan 17, 2019
ECU researchers weigh in on new physical activity guidelines and say some exercise - even in small doses - is better than nothing at all.
Jan 16, 2019
ECU senior and EC Scholar Meghan Lower turned an internship with a local robotics club into an opportunity to build robots and affect students across the globe.
Jan 15, 2019
ECU's online programs have been ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Jan 10, 2019
A researcher at ECU's Brody School of Medicine has received state and federal funding to study the health effects of potentially harmful chemical compounds found in North Carolina drinking water.
Jan 9, 2019
ECU medical researchers studying ways to treat diseases will be able to broaden their work thanks to funds from the Brody Brothers Foundation.
Jan 8, 2019
The new Main Campus Student Center is a you-can't-miss-it 220,000-square-foot sprawling building that rises three stories and has enough glass on its exterior and interior to cover an entire football field.
Skyler Lagcher knows that part of her experience in ECU's School of Dental Medicine is building an awareness of issues that could impact their future careers -- and their future patients.
Jan 7, 2019
After 15 years of dreaming, planning and building, the new 220,000-square-foot Main Campus Student Center at ECU opened Monday.
Jan 4, 2019
A researcher at ECU's School of Dental Medicine was recently awarded a grant from the American Heart Association to continue her groundbreaking study of the effects that exercising while pregnant has on babies.
Jan 2, 2019
This Pirate is there to lend a helping hand.