When it comes to SGA, students are no voters

Melissa Glen | PNN contributor As East Carolina University’s Student Government Association elections draw near, voter apathy among students continues to be a problem for the university. In last year’s runoff elections More »

Voting is ‘too important’ not to do, student says

Summer Saunders | PNN contributor A few weeks before Election Day, first-year ECU master’s student Amana Smith got emotional when she talked about voting. “This election is too important for me not More »

Copper Beech had top rate for two crimes among large student housing complexes in 2012-2015

Raven Sexton | PNN Contributor It is Friday night, a little after midnight. To some, midnight may seem late, but at student housing complex Copper Beech in Greenville, the night is just More »

A meeting. An idea shared. And a brewery is born

Graham Endean | PNN contributor If they had not linked up through a mutual friend, and if one had never presented his business plan to the other, there would be no Uptown More »

For students, ECU can be first look at diverse world

Hannah Myers | PNN contributor Before she came to ECU, Anna McKinney didn’t know much about diversity. “In my high school there were five black kids,” said the sophomore from Asheville, North More »

 

Craft beer business triples in North Carolina since 2010

By Chandler Harrell | PNN Contributor Behind the juggernaut beer companies like SABMiller and Anheuser Busch is another branch of the beer brewing business that is catching on faster than some may think, especially in North Carolina. Craft beer is

Social Media: Distraction or Tool?

By Kaitlyn Gates | PNN Contributor East Carolina University senior John Winstead sits at a desk in his bedroom the night before his accounting test. Deciding that he deserves a break, he takes out his phone and scrolls through all

Microbrewery Economics by Ashley Boles

On Tap

Could craft beer be the answer to saving a slagging city economy? Ashley Boles has the story.

ECU students politically divided

By Catherine Mitchell | PNN Contributor “You idiot!” Those are the only words discernible in a now-viral video before an Ohio State anti-Trump protester is tackled to the ground in the university’s student union. The altercation was the result of

When it comes to SGA, students are no voters

Melissa Glen | PNN contributor As East Carolina University’s Student Government Association elections draw near, voter apathy among students continues to be a problem for the university. In last year’s runoff elections for SGA, 1,794 students voted out of the

Voting is ‘too important’ not to do, student says

Summer Saunders | PNN contributor A few weeks before Election Day, first-year ECU master’s student Amana Smith got emotional when she talked about voting. “This election is too important for me not to vote,” the Greenville native said. “I think

Copper Beech had top rate for two crimes among large student housing complexes in 2012-2015

Raven Sexton | PNN Contributor It is Friday night, a little after midnight. To some, midnight may seem late, but at student housing complex Copper Beech in Greenville, the night is just getting started. Students are dressed up and ready

A meeting. An idea shared. And a brewery is born

Graham Endean | PNN contributor If they had not linked up through a mutual friend, and if one had never presented his business plan to the other, there would be no Uptown Brewing Company for Greenville. But Benjamin Self and

For students, ECU can be first look at diverse world

Hannah Myers | PNN contributor Before she came to ECU, Anna McKinney didn’t know much about diversity. “In my high school there were five black kids,” said the sophomore from Asheville, North Carolina. “Since I came here, I have met

Sports Radio Director “Stumbled Upon” Beloved Career

By Kyle Gaskins | PNN contributor It’s 9 in the morning as Mark Panichelli pulls his van, covered in ESPN stickers, into the 252 Radio headquarters in New Bern. The 42-year-old Panichelli has been making this drive consistently since December