News & Events

Sep 07, 2023

Promotion & Tenure Support

The PAD is meant to represent your academic career for people who are assessing your record for promotion and tenure. But one size does not necessarily fit all. This hands-on...

Sep 07, 2023

THRIVE Mentorship & Advocacy Summit

Mentoring is a key component to faculty success, and there are many models of mentoring that may be effective. But most mentoring doesn’t happen organically or in a vacuum. Effective...

Sep 07, 2023

Advocates & Allies

A key component of ECU's THRIVE Grant, the Advocates and Allies program provides knowledge, skills, and strategies to effect positive personal, unit, and organizational change to support an equitable working...

Sep 06, 2023

“The Perfect Fit”

THRIVE, an NSF Advance grant, stands for “Towards Hiring, Resources, Inclusion, Value, and Excellence.”  The grant team is proud to offer engaging programming to change culture, build support and remove barriers...

May 23, 2023

Leadership Retreat

Over the course of the THRIVE@ECU project, an NSF ADVANCE Adaptation grant, we have offered professional development opportunities for our deans, directors, and department chairs to assist them in their...

Apr 12, 2023
  • Stephanie M. George

Community Building in STEM – Hosted by HCAS

Mar 23, 2023

Building Peer Networks

East Carolina University students (undergraduate and graduate), alumni, faculty and staff, were invited to submit artwork to the Juried STEMinist STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) Exhibition in Spring...

Nov 01, 2022
  • Stephanie M. George

THRIVE@ECU Promotion & Tenure Support Series

Thursday, November 10 THRIVE:  Putting your Best Foot Forward: Self-Advocacy in Your PAD (12:00 – 1:30 – Joyner Library 1418 - **New Location**)  The PAD is meant to represent your academic...

Oct 06, 2022
  • Stephanie M. George

Upcoming Ally Workshops

Check out these upcoming workshops with the Advocates and Allies program. To register: Use this linkto register for the Allies workshop on October 18th Use this linkto register for the...

Sep 15, 2022
  • Stephanie George

Dr. Karen Litwa Receives Prestigious $1.2M NSF CAREER Award

An East Carolina University researcher has earned a National Science Foundation Career Award for $1.2 million over five years to study synapse formation in brain development, which is vital to cognitive processes like learning...