ECU Geological Sciences Professor Co-Chairs Panel Overseeing Sea Drilling
THCAS geological sciences professor Dr. David Mallinson has spent
many years volunteering his time and expertise with an international
marine research collaborative dedicated to exploring the world’s oceans. Read the full story.
Dr. Stan Riggs, distinguished research professor of geological sciences, will appear in two episodes of the UNC-TV series, “Exploring North Carolina,” in January. Hosted by Tom Earnhardt, the show focuses on the natural features of the state. Read the full story.
College Spotlight: The Voyages of Discovery Lecture Series
The lecture series advances the spirit of exploration and discovery that is the hallmark of the liberal arts 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 ECU. 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.
This year, Dr. Douglas Privette was recognized
during the 2016 ECU Homecoming weekend as the Virgil Clark ’50 Distinguished
Service Award recipient.
Privette completed his bachelor of science
degree in biology from ECU in 1972. (article)
|Maj. Gen. Frederick Padilla earned his bachelor of arts degree in geography in 1982. He is one of the 2016 recipients of ECU's Outstanding Alumni Award.