Awards and Recognition Archives

Dec 26, 2021
  • Matt Smith


Pirate Nation made great strides in 2021. After a rocky 2020, this year brought great promise as Pirates hoped to leave the pandemic behind and start fresh. The pandemic didn’t...

Dec 01, 2021
  • Spaine Stephens

Agromedicine director wins national Professional Recognition Award

Dr. Robin Tutor Marcom, director of the North Carolina Agromedicine Institute, has received a national award for her work in educating North Carolina employers and workers on pesticide safety. Tutor...

Nov 24, 2021
  • Jules Norwood

SAN recognizes ECU for efforts in regulatory compliance

East Carolina University has been recognized by a national organization for its efforts in managing compliance and reporting issues. Charlene Lee, state authorization compliance specialist and SARA (state authorization reciprocity...

Fallen leaves on ECU's campus
Nov 22, 2021
  • Crystal Baity


East Carolina University is sixth in the nation — and No. 1 in North Carolina — in an inaugural ranking of America’s Top Online Colleges by Newsweek. ECU was one...

Aug 24, 2021
  • Lacey L. Gray

Sociology professor named Harriot College Distinguished Professor

East Carolina University’s Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences named sociology professor Dr. Bob Edwards as the college’s 21st distinguished professor. The announcement was made at the 58th annual...

Aug 19, 2021
  • Spaine Stephens

ECU dental Schweitzer Fellows address needs in oral health care

As they overcame challenges presented by the pandemic, the School of Dental Medicine’s 2020-21 cohort of North Carolina Schweitzer Fellows made significant progress in addressing oral and overall health challenges...

Aug 09, 2021
  • Kelly Rogers Dilda

Brody faculty member receives award from state society

Dr. James deVente, associate professor in the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, has received the Harold Pollard III Award from the North...

Jul 07, 2021
  • Jules Norwood

Charlotte Hornets recognize Club Sports for inclusivity

The East Carolina University Club Sports Program has been named the winner of the Charlotte Hornets’ 2021 For the Love of the Game award. The award honors LGBTQ or LGBTQ...

Jun 29, 2021
  • Crystal Baity

ECU recognized for promoting physical activity on campus

East Carolina University’s Exercise is Medicine – On Campus (EIM-OC) program has been recognized by the American College of Sports Medicine as a “COVID Conquerer” for demonstrating creative ways to...

Apr 26, 2021
  • Jules Norwood

Staff Senate recognizes outstanding employees

The East Carolina University Staff Senate celebrated university staff members with Staff Appreciation Week April 19-23, culminating with the inaugural Outstanding Staff Virtual Awards Ceremony April 23. Staff Appreciation Week...