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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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ECU partners in education-to-workforce pipeline

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | Comments Off

ECU is partnering on a comprehensive, hands-on initiative aimed at fueling a regional advanced manufacturing and innovation workforce beginning with middle school students.

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Major gift helps autism center expand services

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | Comments Off

An anonymous gift of $1 million will enable the Family Autism Center at ECU to increase professional staff and expand services for people with autism in eastern North Carolina.

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High schoolers assist ECU archaeologists in Pitt County

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 | Comments Off

Ten high schoolers sifted through 18th century dirt behind a standing slave cabin in Grimesland this summer, directed by Charles Ewen, professor of anthropology and director of the ECU Phelps Archaeology Laboratory.

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Sperry awarded $300,000 to study protein she discovered

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An East Carolina University researcher has been awarded a $300,000 grant to study a cellular protein long overlooked by scientists.

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