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November 2023

Andrews returns to ECU for teaching licensure

When Shainah Andrews wanted to get her licensure to teach, returning to her alma mater, East Carolina University, was an easy choice. Andrews graduated from ECU in 2019 with a […]


September 2023

College of Education celebrates 2023 scholarship donors, recipients

The College of Education recognized 116 scholarship recipients receiving more than $681,000 in funding during its annual ceremony in September. “Education has been a focus of this university since its […]


January 2023

Worthington receives international award for work in Sonia

ECU College of Education data manager Mary Worthington was awarded the 2022 User Excellence Award from QSR International, an Australia-based placement management system provider, during their annual North American Sonia® […]


October 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Jariana Vazquez Soto

Name: Jariana Vazquez Soto Hometown: Manatí, Puerto Rico Major/Degree(s): Elementary Education Why did you choose education? I have always loved working with children. I knew that I wanted my job […]


Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Christopher Rivera

Name: Christopher J. Rivera Hometown: Newark, NJ (Representing Puerto Rico!) Degree(s): PhD in Special Education Why did you choose to be an educator/professor? I choose to be an educator because […]


September 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Laura Ortega

Name: Laura S. Ortega Hometown: Greenville, NC Major/Degree(s): Bachelor’s in Child Development & Family Relations-Early Intervention, B-K Teaching License, and currently working towards my Master’s in Special Education-Low Incidence Disabilities […]


Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Edwin Tovar Moran

Name: Edwin Tovar Moran Hometown: Clinton, NC Major: Secondary History Education Degrees: Associate in Arts & Associate in Science from Sampson Community College Why did you choose education? I chose […]


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), […]


April 2022

CAEP site review team visits College of Education

This semester, a site review team from the Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP) visited the College of Education at East Carolina University to assess programs as a […]