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 …


SPAN Table Talk Spring 2018 # 3: Eli Johnson

Our last Table Talk series of the 2017-2018 academic year was on March 22, 2018, at 5pm with Mr. Eli Johnson at Pitt County, NC. Eli shared his work as a GIS specialist and also provided advice for students who seek for an internship as the internship coordinator for the county. Another fantastic talk and …


Planning students attend the NC-APA Section 5 Workshop

Photo credit: James Rhodes, AICP Planning students attended the NC-APA Section 5 Workshop in Windsor, NC on March 16, 2018. The workshop has two sessions. The morning session focused on community resiliency. Presenters from Windsor and Princeville shared their approaches in the aftermath of major flooding events. The afternoon session focused on rural tourism development …


SPAN Table Talk Spring 2018 # 2: Chad Sary

Fantastic presentation by Chad Sary at the SPAN TABLE TALK. Students shared what Planning meant to them and Chad, alumni of the ECU planning program and Assistant Town Manager of the Town of Knightdale in North Carolina, shared his career trajectory and professional experiences.