Partnership produces healthy, happy hearts

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 | Comments Off

Two Bolivian hearts were mended, and many local hearts warmed last month, thanks to a partnership between the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Vidant Medical Center and Samaritan’s Purse’s Children’s Heart Project.

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Exercise after surgery improves health

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 | Comments Off

People who exercise following bariatric surgery gain health benefits beyond weight loss, according to researchers at East Carolina University, the University of Pittsburgh and Florida Hospital – Sanford-Burnham Translational Research for Institute and Diabetes Institute.

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Credit offered through ACE consortium

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 | Comments Off

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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Bond to present ‘Crossing the Color Line’

Posted on Nov 4, 2014 | Comments Off

Historian and civil rights activist Julian Bond will present the Lawrence F. Brewster Lecture in History at 7 p.m. Nov. 18 in Wright...

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Alumna is on-air reporter

Posted on Nov 4, 2014 | Comments Off

Former East Carolina University soccer star Hali Oughton was interviewed by the media many times during her college career. Now she’s the one holding the microphone in her job as an on-air reporter for the American Athletic Conference.

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ECU experts discuss Ebola crisis

Posted on Nov 4, 2014 | Comments Off

As fears about Ebola continue to spread much faster than the virus itself, experts from East Carolina University offered their perspectives on the issue during a panel discussion on Oct. 16.

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