Category Archives: Uncategorized

How My Decision Led Me to Pirate Country

Growing up in Fayetteville my entire life almost everyone in my family went to Fayetteville State University, so when it was almost time for me to graduate high school I knew that wasn’t a place that I could see myself getting an education. It felt like I had been going there for years. I already knew where every building was, I […]

Read more

The Treasures of Greenville

East Carolina University is located in the city of Greenville, North Carolina. When I first arrived here I thought Greenville was just your typical city but as I got to know the area I realized there are hidden treasures all over. Greenville is a special place because as the home of the Pirates it provides a sense of community and […]

Read more

Being Out of State at ECU

Five hundred and seventy four miles. That’s how many miles away from home I am. In the winter of 2014 I made the decision that I was going to take a leap of faith, pack my bags and attend East Carolina University. It turned out to be the best decision of my life. When I toured ECU I fell in […]

Read more

A special place unlike any other

After touring East Carolina three years ago on a rainy, stormy day, I was a little nervous about my decision to move several states away from my home in Maryland. Fast forward three years and it was the best decision of my life. The opportunities that I have been given on this campus are unlike any others. With a variety […]

Read more

Future ECU Student Gives Back

Meet Ben Brown who lives in Greenville, NC. Ben is a Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) who has been accepted into ECU for the Fall 2017 semester. Ben recently represented his family, friends, and ECU while providing medical services to the people of Burundi, Africa. With him on the trip was his aunt, Christine Templeton Boone, who has visited and […]

Read more

My Favorite Part About Greenville

What’s your favorite part about Greenville? I get that question a lot from everyone who’s not a part of the ECU culture. It may sound cliché, but my favorite part of Greenville is definitely the people. Sure, that’s what everyone says, but something about the people in Greenville is different. The students at ECU are passionate about their school, and […]

Read more
1 2 3 17