Recipient of the 2018 North Carolina Marvin Collins Planning Award

Congratulations to planning students and Dr. Sung. NC-APA Awards Committee selected the “Going from Purple to Green: Best stormwater management practices and design approach for Sustainable ECU Campus” completed by PLAN4096 Planning Studio students in Fall 2017 as a recipient of the 2018 North Carolina Marvin Collins Planning Award in the Undergraduate Student Project Awards …

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RCAW Poster Presentation WINNER!!!

Our undergraduate team won the RCAW Undergraduate Sustainability Poster category on Wednesday.  Congratulations Nick Musarra and Jordan Reedy (presenters). Both presenters were confident. Great job! The project was completed in Fall 2017 as the planning senior studio class project. Congratulations to all students who conducted the project together. Students involved in the project were Nick …

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Planning Students during the ECU’s Research & Creative Achievement Week 2018

There were total of nine presentations made by students in the Department of Geography, Planning, and Environment during the ECU’s Research & Creative Achievement Week 2018 (RCAW). Zachary Dickerson (Graduate Student, Planning Certificate) made an oral presentation, “A Solar Farm in My Backyard? Resident Perspectives of Utility-Scale Solar in Eastern North Carolina” on Monday, March …

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Planning Studio Class Presentation

Another successful Planning Studio (PLAN4096) presentation lead by Dr. Sangwoo “Marty” Sung. With the theme, “Purple to Green: Stormwater, green infrastructure, and retrofitting,” students developed a plan to retrofit areas on the East Carolina University campus for the purpose of stormwater mitigation.  The team identified three key areas as a priority for stormwater management and …

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