First suggested almost 80 years ago, graduate degree programs were approved at Elizabeth City State University after a long journey, often sidetracked by racial issues and politics, but eventually achieved through the persistence of university leaders, an ECSU history professor explained last week.
The group of ECSU and UNC officials working to boost enrollment at Elizabeth City State University believe the number of students on campus could total 1,700 next fall when the NC Promise tuition discount program takes effect.
If that happens, it would represent an enrollment bump of 300 students…
Elizabeth City State University faculty touched on current hot-button topics like renewable energy and tensions between the United States and North Korea — as well as more traditional history and culture subjects — at ECSU’s International Forum this week.
Elizabeth City State University kicked off International Week Monday afternoon with an International Tea that celebrated the university’s diverse faculty and student body.
Elizabeth City State University needs a constructive dialogue with the community, current students and alumni in order to successfully navigate the challenges of the coming year, ECSU officials said at a community forum Tuesday.
The University of North Carolina system has formed a new working group to prepare Elizabeth City State University for an expected surge in enrollment, UNC President Margaret Spellings announced at ECSU on Wednesday.
Speaking at the group's first meeting, Spellings said it includes three members of…
Alumni back in town for Elizabeth City State University’s Homecoming events over the weekend celebrated the city’s recent election of its first woman mayor and a black majority on city council for the first time in 26 years.
Elizabeth City State University alumni, students and members of the local community lined the streets of the town Saturday for a festive parade and enjoyed hot dogs, grilled pork chops and other delights at tailgate parties in Roebuck Stadium as ECSU celebrated Homecoming 2017.
Renovations of two residence halls on the campus of Elizabeth City State University should be completed sometime in 2020.
The president of the University of North Carolina said during a visit to Elizabeth City State University Friday that ECSU has “turned the corner” on enrollment and is set for even more growth as the state’s NC Promise tuition discount kicks in next year.