Kristen King

Feb 252015
Editorial: ECU potential Greenville's | The Daily Reflector

East Carolina University’s millennial campus concept reinforces its role as an ever-expanding economic engine for Greenville and the region. The university’s eye toward additional properties to the west of its main campus creates more exciting redevelopment possibilities for downtown Greenville along with the potential for job growth.

Feb 252015
Letter: ECU national model for change | The Daily Reflector

On Friday, the ECU Board of Trustees voted unanimously to transition the name of Charles B. Aycock from its current location on the wall of a residence hall into a future “Heritage Hall,” where he and other figures from ECU history can be presented and interpreted in detail, for better or worse. The Board also recommended some form of required study of the history of ECU for all students.

Feb 252015
Four arrests after Molly overdoses at Wesleyan University — a school that’s no stranger to drugs | The Washington Post

Four students have been arrested on drug charges and suspended after 10 students and two visitors who took MDMA, popularly known as “Molly,” were hospitalized at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn. The charges all relate to possession and distribution of drugs.

Feb 242015
ECU medical school wants more state funding | The News & Observer

Administrators for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University say the state must increase funding for the medical school so it can keep cranking out family doctors for rural North Carolina and so its clinics can continue to treat Eastern North Carolina residents, especially those who can’t afford to pay.