School of Hospitality Leadership

May 2024

SHL alumni spotlight: Zach Dettlinger

“There is not one other school out there that I could have been happier with then ECU’s School of Hospitality Leadership.”


SHL celebrates graduates in spring 2024 ceremonies

ECU recently hosted graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 3, 2024, at the stadium. The School of Hospitality Leadership (SHL) participated in the College of Business (COB) recognition ceremonies at 4 […]


SHL alumna spotlight: Erika Edmundson

It is so rewarding getting to use my education in the town I learned it all in.


SHL students continue 100% pass rate for CHIA

Financial mgmt. seniors in the School of Hospitality Leadership earned a 100% pass rate for the Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics.


April 2024

SHL alumna spotlight: Emily Childs

“I attribute my drive and my team mentality to the hospitality courses I took during my time at East Carolina University.”


ALL SHL Day concludes

From honor society inductions, internship opportunities and career possibilities, SHL students participated in a day all about SHL.


March 2024

SHL alumna spotlight: Ravon Murphy

The program’s emphasis on financial management and strategic planning was particularly beneficial for my role as a controller.


SHL alumna spotlight: Maddy Mize

My name is Maddy Mize, and I am a proud pirate alumna of East Carolina’s School of Hospitality Leadership! When arriving at ECU, I did not have a major declared […]


December 2023

SHL alumna spotlight: Lynnsey Howard

The School of Hospitality Leadership has enabled me to transform the industry with innovative ideas.


SHL Alumna spotlight: Mollie Wumbrand

The classes that guided me were those that allowed us to create, plan, and execute real-life events outside the classroom.