This Pirate nurse helps the youngest
members of the community.
East Carolina University graduate student Kristy Cook has always been a Pirate at heart.
What advice do you have for other students?
Utilize resources, organize yourself and manage your time.
What is something cool about ECU that you wish you knew during your first year?
I did not realize that there were GRA/TA positions to help students financially through school.
Written by: Sophronia Knott
Photography by: Cliff Hollis
College: ECU College of Nursing
Major: BSN to PhD in Nursing Education
Classification/Year: First-year doctoral student
Hometown: Fountain, NC
Hobbies & Interests: Spending time with family and friends, traveling
Favorite place to eat:
Favorite Movie: “Steel Magnolias”
Favorite website: ecu.edu has everything I need!
Favorite place on campus: College of Nursing lobby — it is welcoming and relaxing, much like my living room at home
Favorite hangout: Beach or lake
Favorite class: So far, Nursing Scholarship and Discovery have been the most fun.
Favorite band/musician: I love the K-Love station for contemporary Christian music.
Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds
Professor who influenced you the most:
The one thing you cannot live without: My phone.
Role Model: My grandmother, she follows Christ and never gives up
Nursing Faculty at ECU
- Kristy Cook