Educate To Career ranks ECU No. 4 in nation

Posted on Oct 2, 2014 | Comments Off

East Carolina University is ranked No. 4 out of more than 1,200 universities in the nation by Educate To Career in its 2015 College Rankings Index.

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HEED award recognizes leadership in diversity

Posted on Oct 2, 2014 | Comments Off

East Carolina University has been recognized with the HEED award for the third consecutive year for its efforts in diversity and inclusion. The Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award is given by Insight into Diversity magazine.

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Grant enables research on biological warfare agent

Posted on Oct 2, 2014 | Comments Off

Brody professor Marty Roop has recently landed a grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue studying Brucella, an organism that can knock grown men to their knees and keep them there for weeks.

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Baumgartner, Morris publish book on political humor

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 | Comments Off

A new book written by two ECU professors explains how late night talk shows have influenced the success of politicians. ECU political science professors Jody Baumgartner and Jonathan Morris wrote the book with S. Robert Lichter, professor of communication at George Mason University.

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Theatre & Dance presents prize-winning show

Posted on Aug 30, 2014 | Comments Off

The stage of McGinnis Theatre was transformed into a grim post-World War II New Orleans for the production of “A Streetcar Named Desire.” The ECU School of Theatre and Dance captivated audiences Oct. 2-7 with the American classic, written by Tennessee Williams in 1947.

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ECU producing most nurses in North Carolina

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | Comments Off

ECU’s College of Nursing continues to produce the most registered nurses in North Carolina and its graduates pass the state nursing exam at a rate above the state average, according to data in a report prepared for the UNC Board of Governors.

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