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News

THCAS Assistant Professor Speaks at Congressional Briefing

Dr. Rachel Gittman, assistant professor of biology, was invited by Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. to present at a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C., on May 30. Gittman discussed the current state of science on the ecological benefits and resiliency of living shorelines.

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Remains of a Possible 1619 Dutch Privateer Identified in Bermuda

ECU professor of maritime studies Dr. Bradley Rodgers, working in partnership with the National Museum of Bermuda, has announced they may be one step closer to linking a shipwreck site to the nearly 400-year-old story of a stranded Dutch pirate ship.

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Events

College Spotlight: The Voyages of Discovery Series


The Voyages of Discovery Series advances the spirit of exploration and discovery that is the hallmark of the arts and sciences, and has become the premier intellectual event for students and faculty of ECU, the citizens of eastern North Carolina, and a showcase for the quality of academic life at the university.

Each year, the series features thought-provoking and accomplished leaders from a variety of disciplines who provide insight into important issues in today’s society, and who share their experiences and perspectives.
www.ecu.edu/voyages

Ticket information to come.

ECU students may request a free ticket by going directly to the ECU Central Ticket Office, and presenting his or her ECU One Card. 


2018-19 Voyages of Discovery Series Presents:
Anita Hill
Anita Hill
Civil Rights and Women's Rights Activist
September 20, 2018





Angus Konstam
Angus Konstam
Author, Historian, and Pirate Expert
October 25, 2018





Lisa Randall
Lisa Randall   
Theoretical Physicist   
April 4, 2019