Tag Archives: research

Detrusor, Urothelium and Mitochodria – Oh My!

The following blog post by #ECUHonors junior Hanna Kosnik was originally posted by the Life Science Teaching Resource Community (Kayla Palmer, 2018 Dec. 14). Hanna is a recipient of the 2018 Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship (UGSRF) funded by the American Physiology Society (APS). She conducts research under Dr. Johanna Hannan in the Department of Physiology (Brody School of Medicine) and plans […]

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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 common practices in honors. Honors College senior and student employee Megan Woodlief presented Planning a Large Scale Honors Commencement Reception […]

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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 views of its significance. Here, I will address some of the important aspects of undergraduate research and its role in […]

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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 Science Department at East Carolina University will conduct a ten-week summer research program funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) […]

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One Blog, Countless Opportunities: ECU Honors Research Connections

By: Ashley Wilford, Undergraduate Coordinator of Academics  Did you know there are dozens of ECU faculty seeking Honors College students to assist them as undergraduate researchers? Are you looking for internship, on-campus research, or scholarship opportunities? Finding and securing these opportunities used to be a challenge…that is, until the Honors College launched its new blog ECU Honors Research Connections. Follow the link […]

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