Arts and Sciences Archives

Mar 19, 2012
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Young Writers Summer Camps Offered at ECU

This summer the Tar River Writing Project at East Carolina University will sponsor several camps for young writers in Pitt County and the surrounding area. Young writers at all ability...

Mar 15, 2012
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Sociology professor selected for book award

A book by ECU sociology professor Lee Maril, "The Fence: National Security, Public Safety, and Illegal Immigration along the US - Mexico Border," was selected for the 2012 Ray and...

Mar 13, 2012
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ECU research reveals impact from 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill

  Research by East Carolina University faculty and students has confirmed that oil from the April 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico made it into...

Mar 08, 2012
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ECU students spend Spring Break conserving shipwreck artifacts

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5mdT8SKWWNA&feature=youtu.be PRESERVING ARTIFACTS: Eleven graduate students from ECU's program in maritime history and four student interns from UNC-W spent their Spring Break working to conserve and catalogue artifacts from a...

Mar 07, 2012
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ECU Institute for Coastal Science and Policy hosts regional academic bowl

East Carolina University’s Institute for Coastal Science and Policy and the Division of Continuing Studies hosted the 2012 Blue Heron Bowl on March 3. The Blue Heron Bowl is the...

Feb 28, 2012
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Duke professor to deliver Jarvis Lecture

Duke University theology and black church studies professor Dr. J. Kameron Carter will speak at East Carolina University at 7 p.m. March 13 in Wright Auditorium. Carter will discuss “Religion...

Feb 10, 2012
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ECU grad student debuts new online journal

East Carolina University creative writing graduate student Michael Kent Brantley has published the first issue of an online  journal entitled "What the Fiction."  The journal is available at http://www.whatthefiction.com. ECU...

Feb 01, 2012
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Work by ECU biology professor in high demand

An article co-authored by ECU biology professor Alexandros G. Georgakilas, “Duodenal carcinoma at the ligament of Treitz. A molecular and clinical perspective,” was published in BMC Gastroenterology and posted in...

Jan 30, 2012
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Research vessel named for ECU professor emeritus Stanley Riggs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sRj0gMrs_8 Geology professor emeritus Stanley R. Riggs talks about the history of coastal research at ECU and the school's new research vessel named for him, the R/V Stanley R. Riggs....

Jan 30, 2012
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ECU professor collaborates on research to predict sea-level rise, flooding from hurricanes

East Carolina University researcher Dr. Reide Corbett will join a team of colleagues studying sea-level rise and flooding from hurricanes along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts, thanks to a 3-year,...