Study Abroad Archives

Jun 05, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Graduate students' work in Saipan could help with recovery of servicemen MIA after WWII

ECU maritime studies program professor Dr. Jennifer McKinnon and several graduate students are in Saipan this summer to conduct archaeological surveys of surrounding waters to locate and document sites related...

Apr 12, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Riverbank erosion in Bangladesh

In North Carolina, coastal communities are faced with environmental change as water interacts with the land. Sea level rise and storm surges are the primary threats, but an understudied issue...

Feb 01, 2018
  • ECU News Services

Exhibit 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 Wellington...

Dec 13, 2017
  • Jamie Smith


East Carolina University Chancellor Cecil P. Staton has been appointed to the NAFSA: Association of International Educators board of directors. NAFSA, based in Washington, D.C., is the world’s largest and...

The inaugural International Awards Ceremony at ECU.
Nov 17, 2017
  • Jamie Smith


As part of International Education Week, East Carolina University celebrated its commitment to growing the international footprint on campus at the inaugural International Awards Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 16. ECU’s Office...

Feb 14, 2017
  • ECU News Services

Taiwan trip to explore study abroad connections

Whitney Morris, East Carolina University’s coordinator of faculty-led study abroad, has been awarded a Fulbright International Education Administrator’s Seminar grant to travel to Taiwan in March. The purpose of the...

Nov 16, 2016
  • ECU News Services

Fulbright program builds partnership for ECU Allied Health in Bulgaria

College of Allied Health Sciences Dean Dr. Robert Orlikoff traveled to South-West University “Neofit Rilski” in Bulgaria this September to assist in developing a professional program in speech-language pathology and...

Mar 12, 2015
  • ECU News Services

Sociology students use global technology to share favorite campus spots

ECU sociology instructor and professional photographer Maria McDonald took her students on a tour of key landmarks on campus this Spring, taking photographs to share with students in India, Russia,...

Aug 05, 2013
  • ECU News Services

Dance camp in Costa Rica precedes first ECU semester

Incoming freshmen Lauren Pavone and Kristyn Tingelstad, both from the Raleigh area, are coming to campus following a cultural exchange trip to Costa Rica organized by dance instructor Marilyn Chappel, a...