Doug Boyd Archives

Keith Parnell
Sep 18, 2018
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5 MINUTES WITH KEITH PARNELL ’88

Position: Senior aerospace science instructor, Jones Senior High School, Trenton Degree: Bachelor’s degree in biology Hometown: New Bern “It is easy to say that my days at ECU helped shape...

Marshall Moore ’92 writes about Chinese ghosts in his latest novel.
Sep 18, 2018
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INHOSPITABLE SPIRITS FILL NOVEL ABOUT AN AMERICAN IN ASIA

From Havelock to Hong Kong, Marshall Moore ’92 has a lot to write about. The Hong-Kong based author and college professor has published his fourth novel, Inhospitable, about an American...

Adam O'Connor
Sep 18, 2018
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Student Snapshot

Hometown: Mobile, Alabama Major: Fourth-year medical student at the Brody School of Medicine Career goals: Become an emergency medicine physician with a fellowship in sports medicine After a standout career as...

May 21, 2018
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FROM THE MINOR LEAGUES TO THE LLWS

Last fall in his Winterville office at Albemarle Bank – a Little League World Series plaque on the table behind him – Brian Fields ’98 ’01 described the similarities between...

May 21, 2018
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5 minutes with Melisa Ball ’08

Position: Manufacturing engineer, welding and fabrication, BSH Home Appliances Corp., New Bern Degree: Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering technology, mechanical design concentration and a minor in business Hometown: Clayton “We...

May 18, 2018
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Student Snapshot

Hometown: Morganton Major: Public health studies, community health concentration Year: Senior Career goals: Become a physician assistant and operate a clinic Why did you choose ECU? The reason I came...

May 18, 2018
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High-Class Bluegrass

If you’ve checked out the local bluegrass scene at all, chances are you’ve run across Hank Smith and Pattie Hopkins Kinlaw ’06. With their band, The Current, the banjo-fiddle duo...

May 16, 2018
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You know an ECU doctor

Sara King ’79 recalls the time she called the office of her doctor, Mary Kirby, about a medical matter. She thought she needed to come in for an appointment. Kirby...

May 15, 2018
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Ideate, Investigate, Innovate

East Carolina has been a place for new ideas for more than 100 years. And new ideas are what university leaders are hoping will help grow the university’s research enterprise...

May 15, 2018
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Bull sharks more abundant in N.C. waters, study says

Sightings of nursing bull sharks in coastal estuaries such as North Carolina’s Pamlico Sound are on the rise, largely due to ocean warming, a phenomenon that is encouraging bull sharks...