ECU Public Service Fellows

Founded in 2015, ECU’s Public Service Fellows Program funded by the State Employees Credit Union Foundation placed students with community partners each year.  Twenty-two students were selected for the PSF program this year. Two planning students were the fellowship recipients. Jennifer Basil with the Association of Mexicans in North Carolina (AMEXCAN) and William Stanton with …


Savannah Newbern being selected as the 2018 NC-APA Summer Fellow

Photo. Savannah Newbern during the 2018 Spring Banquet (photo credit: Dr. Marty Sung) Savannah Newbern, ECU Planning major, sophomore, was recently selected as a 2018 Summer Fellow by the North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association (NCAPA). The APA-NC Fellowship Program was created to increase diversity in the planning profession by fostering increased interest …


2018 SPAN Spring Banquet

Featured Image: Keynote presentation by Michelle Nance The 2018 SPAN Spring Banquet was held on Friday, April 20, 2018, 5-8 PM at ECU Croatan Green Room. Over 40 people including alumni, students, faculty, guests, and Dean Downs enjoyed the wonderful end-of-year celebration together. With 27 alumni’s support, we raised the total of $1,350 for the …


Barefoot on the Mall

The SPAN, GeoClub, and AMS (ECU Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society) participated in the ECU’s 40th Barefoot on the Mall together on Thursday, April 19 on the ECU Mall. Thousands of students enjoyed music, food, fun activities, and networking. To see additional photos from the event, visit the Flickr album at: