Credit offered through ACE consortium

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East Carolina University has joined an American Council on Education alternative credit consortium as part of an initiative to create a more flexible pathway toward a college degree for millions of nontraditional learners.

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Honor society celebrates 40 years

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Like a traditional honor society, East Carolina University’s Beta Nu chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing requires incoming members to meet certain academic and professional achievement requirements. But the organization, which celebrated its 40th anniversary with a banquet Nov. 13, does much more than recognize scholarly excellence.

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Alumni discover WWII shipwrecks

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Two East Carolina University alumni were the principal investigators in the Oct. 21 discovery of two shipwrecks from an important World War II naval battle off the North Carolina coast.

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Tise focuses on academic awards

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As the latest round of Nobel Laureates bowed their heads to receive medals last month, an East Carolina University professor leaned into a computer screen crunching numbers on the world’s great academic awards—the Nobels and 183 others.

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UNC board moves to ease Brody budget

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The Brody School of Medicine will get a budgetary shot in the arm if a recommendation adopted by the UNC Board of Governors is funded by the General Assembly.

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