Category Archives: Advice/Tips

A Semester of Revelations: Experiencing Dutch Healthcare

By: Ankita Mishra, Honors College sophomore  The October of my freshman year, I began planning my study abroad experience. I researched the best options: the programs that would bring me the most credits, and a country that would best suit … Continue reading

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ECU Honors Takes Orlando: Southern Regional Honors Conference 2016

By: Erika Dietrick, Undergraduate Director of Marketing and Communications In April, Associate Dean Kevin Baxter accompanied five ECU Honors College students to the annual Southern Regional Honors Conference (SRHC) in sunny Orlando, Florida. SRHC is an excellent forum for sharing … Continue reading

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Developing Discipline: A How-To Guide for Taking the MCAT

By: Ryan Carter-Stanley, EC Scholar and Honors College senior  The “MCAT.” I don’t know about you, but for me, as a senior in high school, that one word had the ability to evoke incomprehensible amounts of anxiety. It wasn’t until … Continue reading

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Navigating Undergraduate Research at ECU

By: Joseph Paul, EC Scholar and Honors College senior The vast majority of undergraduate honors programs at public universities require research as a curricular requirement. However, the rationale and importance of undergraduate research is often unarticulated, leaving students with obscured … Continue reading

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Apply for ECU’s NSF-Funded Computer Science Research Program!

By: Ashley Wilford, Undergraduate Coordinator of Academic Programs The following article was originally posted on the ECU Honors College Research Connections Blog, a site for current Honors College students to seek internships, research positions, and other academic opportunities.  The Computer … Continue reading

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