Dr. J. E. "Betsy" Tuttle-Newhall is the chair for the Brody School of Medicine's Department of Surgery, making Brody the first medical school in the Southeast to have a female in that position.
Associate Professor Dr. Lisa Campbell has been selected as the inaugural recipient of the Dr. William H. Hendrix Psychology Faculty Excellence Award for excellence in scholarly achievements, teaching and mentoring activity, and service to the profession.
ECU College of Education Dean Grant Hayes was elected to the board of directors of the Public School forum of North Carolina.
Mona Amin, an Honors College student from Charlotte, participated this summer in the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council Student Entrepreneurship Program.
Alumnus Howell Binkley won a 2016 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design in a Musical for Hamilton.
ECU faculty pianist John O'Brien performed this fall at the dedication of the Smithsonian's African American History Museum in Washington, D.C
Linda Richardson, a nurse specialist in pediatrics, was selected by her peers as 2016 top nurse at ECU Physicians.
Associate professor Sharon Rogers invented and secured a U.S. patent for Sportscale, a device that weighs athletes and assesses their hydration needs to help prevent dehydration.