Pirate pride takes center stage

Posted on Nov 4, 2014 | Comments Off

Pirate pride was evident across the region as East Carolina University celebrated Homecoming weekend Oct. 3 - 5 with events including alumni reunions, the annual Homecoming parade and a match-up at Dowdy-Ficklen stadium with the Pirates playing the Southern Methodist University Mustangs.

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Chaney receives gubernatorial appointment

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 | Comments Off

Gov. Pat McCrory has appointed East Carolina University assistant professor Dr. Beth Chaney to the North Carolina Substance Abuse and Underage Drinking Prevention and Treatment Task Force.

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Flying vehicle takes second in competition

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 | Comments Off

Three East Carolina University undergraduate engineering students built a flying vehicle this summer that took second place in a unique national competition.

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ECU Neurology dubbed leader in MS care

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 | Comments Off

ECU Physicians Neurology, a leading provider of care for people living with multiple sclerosis in eastern North Carolina, has been recognized as an official “Partner in MS Care” by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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University studies program starts strong

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 | Comments Off

From zero to 142 majors in one year is rapid growth for a new degree program at East Carolina University. The university studies program has experienced that surge because its flexible curriculum appeals to a definite niche of students, officials said.

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NCLR traces the scars of war

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | Comments Off

For its 2014 print issue, North Carolina Literary Review devotes its special feature section to “War in North Carolina Literature.” This in-depth exploration includes an interview with author Robert Morgan, who points out, “It is one of the mysteries of human life, and human history that intelligent people, often ethical people, kill each other so often and on such a scale.”

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