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News

Precipitation Patterns: Project Models Regional Weather Systems

Professors and students in the Department of Geography, Planning and Environment are taking an in-depth look at weather patterns in the southeast United States, thanks to a $450,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.

Read the full story.

2016-17 THCAS Cornerstone Magazine

In this annual issue of Cornerstone, you will read a few of the ways THCAS is helping our students prepare for their professional development. Download and read the full issue here.

 

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

Tickets

Ticketing information will be updated soon.

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

2017-18 Voyages of Discovery Series Presents:
Robert Ballard Tile Photo
Dr. Robert Ballard
Oceanographer who discovered the TITANIC
September 14, 2017



Colson Whitehead Tile
Colson Whitehead
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist
October 4, 2017




Lt. Gen. Russel L. Honoré
Lt. General Russel L. Honoré
Commander of Joint Task Force Katrina

& Global Preparedness Authority
February 8, 2018


The Capitol Steps
The Capitol Steps
Political Satire Troupe
April 12, 2018

Alumni Profiles

Private Kayla Padgett  Private Kayla Padgett earned her criminal justice degree in 2015. Today, Padgett is one of the first women to graduate from United States Army infantry training. Read the full New York Times article.
(photo by Melissa Golden for The New York Times)

Tim Meigs  Tim Meigs, a biology alumnus and member of the department's advancement council, finished first in his age group while running in the 2017 Boston Marathon. Read the full article.
 Douglas Privette Dr. Douglas Privette was recognized during the 2016 ECU Homecoming weekend as the Virgil Clark ’50 Distinguished Service Award recipient. Privette completed his bachelor of science degree in biology from ECU in 1972. (article)