EC Scholars

EC Scholars Accolades 2017-2018

Internships & Fellowships

Yale University Sherwin B. Nuland Summer Institute in Bioethics

                Megan Koceja

2018 Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

                Emma O’Brien

ECU Brody School of Medicine Program for Future Doctors

                Megan Moomaw

ECU Brody School of Medicine Summer Biomedical Research Program

                Victoria Chan and Jamie Chamberlin

East Carolina Heart Institute & Honors College Summer Internship

                Pranaya Pakala and Brinda Sarathy

Marian Drane Graham Scholars Program, UNC-General Administration

                Colin Johnson

Columbia University Summer Research Program

                Glenesha Berryman


Atlantis Project Medical Internship, Hungary

                 Serena Mooney

Atlantis Project Medical Internship, Greece

                Ananya Koripella

Rural/Urban Comparative Health program, Ecuador

                Nicky Quiñones

 

Duke University Summer Research Program, Global Pediatrics

                Taylor Leposa

Truth Initiative Youth Activism Fellowship

                Brice Bowrey

Fish and Inverts Intern, Georgia Aquarium

                Peyton Jackson

NC Attorney General Board for Collegiate Opioid Misuse Intern

                Claire Perry

Carolina Pediatric Dentistry Intern

                Breanne Smith

NC SECU Public Service Fellows

                Will Zahran, Michael Denning

Graduate School Admission and Jobs

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Phd Analytical Chemistry 

                Cameron Worthington

Emerson College MA-Theater Education 

                Jessica Rogers

University of Northern Colorado, MA Theater

                Jessica Rogers

RN, Vidant Medical Center, Oncology

                Jackie Curtis

Ohio University, MBA, MSA 

                Austin Phillips

UNC School of Law

                Lily Faulconer

ECU PT Program

                Maggie Marshall

Master of Public Health, Brody School of Medicine

                Lillie Malpass

Pitt County Coalition on Substance Abuse, Special Projects Coordinator

                Lillie Malpass

ECU Brody School of Medicine

                Tulsi Patel

University of North Carolina, School of Medicine

                Nadiya Yerich

East Carolina University Master’s in Business Administration; Certificate in Business Analytics

                Kaleigh Launsby

Cardiothoracic Surgical Stepdown Nurse at Duke University Hospital

                Joanna Paul

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Nurse at UNC Rex Hospital

                Kelly Forbis

Coastal Carolina University- MS Coastal, Marine, and Wetland Studies

                Lily Clare Howie

Scholarships & Awards

Awards

Phi Kappa Phi Outstanding Senior

                Drew Navarro

Phi Kappa Phi Outstanding First Year Student, Finalist

                Zachary Barnett

Computing Research Association- Women Research Scholar

                Tiffany Nguyen

 

Robert H. Wright Alumni Leadership Award

               Nadiya Yerich, Will Zahran

Research & Creative Achievement Week Student Awards

                Jocelyn Bayles

                Will Zahran

                Jessica Rogers

                Meghan Lower

                Chris Thaxton (ECS Alum)

Chemistry Department Senior Awards

                Vivian Holt

Residential Scholars

                Ananya Koripella, Pranaya Pakala

Elite Pirates

                Brinda Sarathy, Ananya Koripella, Serena Mooney

Chancellor’s Student Leadership Academy

                Megan Moomaw

1st place, ECU Capture 180 Research Competition

                Brinda Sarathy

National Society of Collegiate Scholars

                Zachary Barnett

Scholarships

Glaxo Women in Science Scholarship

                Jamie Chamberlin

Dr. Chai-yu Li Scholarship, Chemistry

                Meghan Lower and Vivian Holt

College of Education Hattie M. Strong Foundation Scholarship

                Meghan Lower

 

Hans Indorf Memorial Scholarship Award, ECU Political Science

                Madeline Fleishman

 

Eldean Pearce Graduate Fellowship offered by the ECU Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi

                Maggie Marshall

 

PNC Bank Scholarship, ECU College of Business

               Emma O’Brien

 

ECU Alumni Scholarship

                Taylor Leposa

The Emily K. Evans Scholarship in Health Education and Promotion

                Ananya Koripella

Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program

                Nadiya Yerich

Nathan Greg Ballard Scholarship

                Garrett Yarbrough

The Jim and Pam Mullen THCAS Study Abroad Scholarship

Serena Mooney

 

The William E. Cain Scholarship

Serena Mooney

Presentations & Performances

Performances

1st Place, Music Teachers National Association Young Artist NC Strings Competition

                Alex Lavine

2nd Place, Dola Re Dandiya, UNC Chapel Hill

                Ananya Koripella (Pirate Raas Dance Team)

3rd Place, Pittsburgh Raaz

                Ananya Koripella (Pirate Raas Dance Team)

ECU Production of Midsummer Night’s Dream

                Megan Piggott

ECU Production of Hands on a Hardbody

                Megan Piggott, Jessica Rogers

Conference Presentations

Triangle Cytoskeleton Conference

Colin Johnson & Pranaya Pakala

 

Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior

Jocelyn Bayles

 

BMES Annual Conference

Maggie Marshall

 

The Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society

                Meghan Lower

Naval Academy Science and Engineering Conference

                Kevin Nguyen, Brinda Sarathy, Serena Mooney

International Writing Centers Association

                Glenesha Berryman

American Society for Mass Spectrometry

                Cameron Worthington

Eastern Carolina Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience

                Colin Johnson, Pranaya Pakala

State of NC Undergraduate Research Symposium

                Brice Bowrey, McKenzie Shelton, Serena Mooney, Brinda Sarathy, Ananya Koripella,      Pranaya Pakala

National Collegiate Honors Council Conference

                Tulsi Patel, McKenzie Shelton

Southern Regional Honors Council Conference

                Will Zahran

NCHSA Annual Training Conference

                Jocelyn Bayles

Association of Southeastern Biologists Tri-Beta National Conference

                Pranaya Pakala

University Scholarship Program Administrators Association Student Summit

                Madie Fleishman

 

North Carolina Association of International Educators

                Madie Fleishman

Publications

Rebel Magazine

                Garrett Yarbrough

Honors

ECU Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Awards

Maggie Marshall, Kelly Forbis, Pranaya Pakala, Nick Kowalski, Vivian Holt, Brinda Sarathy, Jessica Rogers, Joanna Paul, Meghan Lower

Dean for a Day, Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

                Dana Shefet

 

Phi Kappa Phi

                Nicky Quiñones, Serena Mooney, Chelsea Lennon

 

American Kinesiology Association Undergraduate Scholar

                Maggie Marshall

Best Undergraduate Poster Eastern Carolina Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience

                Colin Johnson & Pranaya Pakala