News Release Archives

Feb 07, 2018
  • ECU News Services

$1.5 million grant to expand student learning

Students with learning differences at East Carolina University and across the country will have better avenues to learning thanks to a $1.5 million grant awarded to ECU by the Oak...

Feb 06, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Court reverses earlier decision to dismiss ECU police officer

On Tuesday, Feb. 6, the East Carolina University counsel’s office was notified that the North Carolina Court of Appeals upheld the February 2017 decision of the Administrative Law Judge Donald...

Feb 05, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Award-winning SHOES Project builds on two years’ successes to combat mental illness and depression

East Carolina University students have partnered with campus departments to present the SHOES Project from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Feb. 8 near the cupola on the ECU Mall. SHOES,...

Feb 05, 2018
  • ECU News Services

ECU study finds rising death rate for middle-aged whites in North Carolina

Middle-aged whites in North Carolina are dying at an unprecedented rate, according to a new study by researchers at East Carolina University. The study – authored by ECU professor emeritus...

Feb 05, 2018
  • ECU News Services

ECU Police charge man with kidnapping

On Sunday, Feb. 4, East Carolina University Police charged Antonio Brady Shavon Smith, Jr., 24, with assault by pointing a gun, kidnapping, speeding to flee/elude arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia...

Feb 01, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Exhibit at ECU celebrates 10 years of study abroad in Italy

"Made in Italy: Italy Intensives," a celebration of the 10th anniversary of East Carolina University’s study abroad program in Certaldo Alto, Italy, will be on display Feb. 2-22 in the...

Feb 01, 2018
  • ECU News Services

ECU to host Summer Jobs & Internship Fair for students and alumni

East Carolina University Career Services will host its first Summer Jobs and Internship Fair from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the ECU Student Recreation Center. This event covers all majors...

Feb 01, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Harris named director of ECU’s Miller School of Entrepreneurship

East Carolina University and the College of Business (COB) have named Dr. Mike Harris the director of the Miller School of Entrepreneurship (MSOE). Harris has served as MSOE’s interim director...

Jan 31, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Laupus offers a glimpse into the role of medical workers during war

Last year was the 100-year anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I. Often called the Great War and the War to End All Wars because of the...

Jan 30, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Congleton serves on ECU Board of Visitors

Jennifer King Congleton of Washington is serving on the Board of Visitors at East Carolina University. The board is composed of volunteer ambassadors and advocates for ECU. They are appointed by...