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September 2022

COE faculty publish research on DEI, mental health, library & information science, co-teaching and more

Dr. Kawanna Bright was an author on “Incorporating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) into Research” in the Journal of Education for Library and Information Science. The abstract reads: Despite demographic […]


Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Monica Gonzalez

Name: Monica Gonzalez Hometown: Houston, Texas Degree(s): BS in Elementary Education, Med in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Mathematics Education, PhD in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis […]


Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Marjorie Campo Ringler

Name: Marjorie Campo Ringler Title/Department: Professor and Chair, Department of Educational Leadership Hometown: Barranquilla, Colombia, South America; has lived in Greenville, NC since 2005 Major/Degrees: Doctor of Education, Higher Education […]


Fales named Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Affairs

Dr. Holly Fales is no stranger to education in eastern North Carolina. From growing up in Pollocksville, NC and teaching for Greene County Schools to attending and now working for […]


August 2022

COE welcomes new faculty and staff members this fall

The College of Education welcomed 17 new faculty and staff members for the 2022-2023 academic year. The new faculty and staff members include Sonya Small (Partnership Teach), Maya Hart (REI), […]


College welcomes Johnson as inaugural Dail Distinguished Professor in Rural Education

The College of Education is pleased to welcome Dr. Jerry Johnson to East Carolina University as the inaugural Phoebe Moore Dail Distinguished Professor in Rural Education. “I had been aware […]


Discoveries in Earth Science held in-person programming this summer

The Discoveries in Earth Science (DES) program hosted its first in-person summer programming since July 2019. The DES program is open to elementary through high school students with visual impairment […]


July 2022

Bright and Gallagher publish articles on DEI, evaluation of social studies resources

Dr. Kawanna Bright, assistant professor in library science, published “Incorporating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) into Research,” which proposes ways in which researchers and educators can incorporate more DEI into […]


Sixth NC Inclusion Summit held at ECU, hosted by SEFR

The 6th annual North Carolina Inclusion Summit was held at ECU June 17-18, hosted by the Department of Special Education, Foundations and Research (SEFR). The North Carolina Inclusion Summit brings […]


Preston appointed as Graduate School faculty fellow

Dr. Ron Preston has been appointed a faculty fellow in the East Carolina University Graduate School to assist with administrative duties during the upcoming academic year starting July 1st. His […]