Category Archives: Volunteering

Leadership, Service, Creativity: Honors Ambassadors

By: Sam Alvarado, Honors College Sophomore Receiving my acceptance letter to the ECU Honors College signified a new chapter in my life, one that would bring an array of opportunities, friendships and responsibilities. I knew from the start that I … Continue reading

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Starting College with Service

By: Drew Navarro, Honors College Freshman Service Day 2014! In a single day, 110 Honors College freshman came together and volunteered with a host of organizations. My group worked specifically with Go Science, a local organization committed to increasing scientific … Continue reading

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Comradery at the Capital

By: Jackie Curtis, incoming freshman, intended nursing major I haven’t even begun my first semester at ECU, but I’ve already had the privilege of attending several Honors College events throughout the summer. On June 27, I joined a group of incoming … Continue reading

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Honoring the Parks

Students admitted to East Carolina University’s Honors College will begin classes this fall, but they began a commitment to service July 16 as volunteers at Umstead State Park in Raleigh. They raked fire lanes, closed social trails, collected litter, and … Continue reading

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Giving Back in Greenville

In my freshman Honors Seminar “Myths and Realities of Poverty” my semester project focused on volunteering at a new non-profit organization in Greenville.  I was skeptical at first because the organization, Joseph Provisions, was relatively unknown.  Not too many people … Continue reading

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