February 20, 2018
Learning by doing. It’s the approach East Central College Culinary Arts Instructor Mike Palazzola uses with students every day. “Last year, there was something missing from our culinary classrooms," Palazzola said, “We needed real life experiences in real time.” The award-winning chef, along with former culinary instructor Ted Hirschi, came up with a solution – [...]
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February 20, 2018
We're only a few weeks into the semester, but it never hurts to brush up on some study skills and embrace new habits! Join The Learning Center for a series of helpful workshops for students. Upcoming Workshops: Working When You Don’t Feel Like It February 13 - 12 p.m. March 27 - 3:30 p.m. Accountability: [...]
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February 14, 2018
The East Central College Alumni Association established the Outstanding Alumni Award in 2002. Since that time, it has set out to recognize alumni who have set an example for ECC graduates by using their college education and serving their community. To be considered for the Outstanding Alumni Award, nominees must have completed a college credit [...]
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February 7, 2018
East Central College alumnus Tom Abbott was named the 2017 Outstanding Young Person by the Union Area Chamber of Commerce on February 3. According to a recent article in The Missourian, Abbot lives his life on the belief that "everyone can do something to make the community a better place." Abbott has served on the [...]
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February 7, 2018
Since opening in 1891, Carnegie Hall has set the international standard for musical excellence as the aspirational destination for the world’s finest artists. In March, nearly two dozen East Central College students will become part of its storied history, joining the likes of George Gershwin, Judy Garland and The Beatles. “Performing at Carnegie Hall is [...]
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February 5, 2018
When she was a senior in high school, Morgaine Denison was awarded an art scholarship to East Central College. She didn’t know it at the time, but it started the St. James native down a path to helping people in need. “Creating art has always provided a space where I feel confident that my voice [...]
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