Category Archives: Volunteering

Pursuing Research at the Brody School of Medicine

By: Nadiya Yerich, EC Scholar and Honors College Freshman I am a freshman at ECU, and I am a paid undergraduate researcher in the Department of Cell Anatomy and Biology at The Brody School of Medicine. I first learned about this position … Continue reading

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Inspiring Confidence and Compassion: Honors 2000

By: Amanda Hall, Honors College Freshman As a freshman in the Honors College at East Carolina University, I am currently enrolled in Honors 2000. This class challenges Honors College freshmen to embrace leadership and leave an organization better than how … Continue reading

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Redefining Service

By: Cameron Worthington, EC Scholar and Honors College Freshman Volunteerism is defined as the use or involvement in volunteer labor. I dislike how the term has been defined. Is volunteering really labor? I don’t think so. Volunteering is giving back … Continue reading

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The FreshSpire App: a Fresh Idea for Reducing Waste

By: Mona Amin, Honors College Freshman Mona Amin (East Carolina University), Gabrielle Beaudry (UNC Chapel Hill), Shraddha Rathod (NC State), Hannah Sloan (UNC Chapel Hill), and Jennifer Wu (University of Pennsylvania), former students at the North Carolina School of Science … Continue reading

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EC Scholars help raise nearly $70,000 for Charleston library

The following article was originally posted on the ECU Now Blog on October 27th. EC Scholar Payton Burnette sorts and organizes books for a Charleston County Public Library book sale. (Contributed photo) Every year during East Carolina University’s fall break, … Continue reading

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