Category Archives: Advice/Tips

Preparing for the MCAT

By Jacylin Ticatic, Honors College senior After three years of hearing about the dreaded four lettered test that pre-med students quiver at the sound of, it was my turn to take on the MCAT. After my first glance at my … Continue reading

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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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