Arts and Sciences Archives

Jan 17, 2013
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ECU research addresses domestic violence in India

An article published by East Carolina University sociology professor Dr. Sitawa R. Kimuna, with co-authors including ECU sociology master’s degree graduate Gabrielle Circiurkaite, presents findings critical to current discussions of...

Dec 18, 2012
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ECU hosts international affairs forum

East Carolina University will host the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions Program beginning in January 2013. Now in its ninth year at ECU, the program will run for eight consecutive...

Dec 07, 2012
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Student scholarship highlighted in ECU German language program

East Carolina University junior Michael Veale of Charlotte was selected for an undergraduate scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), marking the fourth year in a row that ECU’s...

Nov 30, 2012
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ECU professor named fellow of American Psychological Association

Dr. Heather Littleton, associate professor in the Department of Psychology at East Carolina University, was named a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Fellow status is an honor bestowed upon...

Oct 24, 2012
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ECU biology professor publishes on horizontal gene transfer

  An article by ECU biology professor Jinling Huang, with co-authors, appeared in the latest issue of the online publication Nature Communications. According to a press release from the online...

Oct 24, 2012
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U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey coming to ECU for reading

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey, the United States Poet Laureate, will visit East Carolina University Oct. 25 as part of the university’s Contemporary Writers Series. She is the author of...

Oct 23, 2012
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ECU team assists in search for missing teen

A team of East Carolina University anthropologists are assisting in the search for a missing teenager from Scotland Neck. Anthropology professors Dr. Megan Perry and Dr. Charles Ewen, along with...

Oct 15, 2012
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Ceremony to launch biotechnology initiative

A ribbon cutting ceremony will celebrate the launch of the Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Initiative at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 19 in the third floor lobby of the Science and Technology Building on...

Oct 11, 2012
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Mark Smith-Soto Receives 2012 James Applewhite Poetry Prize

During the recent Eastern North Carolina Literary Homecoming, University of North Carolina at Greensboro Professor Mark Smith-Soto was announced as the winner of the 2012 James Applewhite Poetry competition for...

Oct 08, 2012
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Grant enables research on depression, cardiovascular disease

 East Carolina University psychology professor Dr. Matthew Whited received a 5-year grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to study connections between depression and cardiovascular disease. “People who...