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Remains of a Possible 1619 Dutch Privateer Identified in Bermuda

ECU professor of maritime studies Dr. Bradley Rodgers, working in partnership with the National Museum of Bermuda, has announced they may be one step closer to linking a shipwreck site to the nearly 400-year-old story of a stranded Dutch pirate ship.

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North Carolina Literary Review Accepting Submissions, Increasing Honorarium

The NCLR is accepting submissions for the 2018 Alex Albright Creative Nonfiction Prize beginning May 15 through July 1. Randall Kenan, professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will serve as the final judge for this year's writing competition.

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College Spotlight: The Voyages of Discovery Series

The Voyages of Discovery Series advances the spirit of exploration and discovery that is the hallmark of the arts and sciences, 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 the university.

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 students may request a free ticket by going directly to the ECU Central Ticket Office, and presenting his or her ECU One Card. 

2017-18 Voyages of Discovery Series Presents:
Robert Ballard Tile Photo
Dr. Robert Ballard
Oceanographer who discovered the TITANIC
September 14, 2017

Colson Whitehead Tile
Colson Whitehead
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist
October 4, 2017

Lt. Gen. Russel L. Honoré
Lt. General Russel L. Honoré
Commander of Joint Task Force Katrina

& Global Preparedness Authority
February 8, 2018

The Capitol Steps
The Capitol Steps
Political Satire Troupe
April 12, 2018