Sean Astin

"An Evening with Sean Astin" - Voyages of Discovery Event

Astin is an actor, director, and producer who is best known for his roles in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, "The Goonies," "Rudy," and Netflix’s "Stranger Things."


An avid long-distance runner and triathlete, Astin completed the 2016 New York City Marathon in honor of his late mother Patty Duke, for her life’s work as an advocate for mental health. Astin is a vocal advocate for literacy, mental health awareness, bipolar disorder, and civic engagement.


Co-hosted by Ms. Harvey S. Wooten and the ECU College of Fine Arts and Communication, with additional sponsorship by ECU Academic Library Services and ECU's Center for Counseling and Student Development.


Learn more about this year's Voyages of Discovery season at 

Thursday, November 16 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Main Campus Student Center, Ballrooms 501 E. 10th St., Greenville, NC 27858

Event Type

Lecture/Reading, University, Academic, ECU Homepage


College of Fine Arts and Communication, Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences, Harriot College of Arts & Sciences

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, Staff, Public, Alumni, Pre-college, 9-12 Students/Parents





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Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

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