March 26, 2018
To help kick-off the 50th Anniversary of East Central College, we will be holding a Spirit Week April 2-5! This will be a week to celebrate, have fun and show school spirit for students, faculty and staff! 50th Anniversary Spirit Week – April 2-5 Monday: Falcon Spirit Day – Get caught wearing ECC gear and [...]
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March 26, 2018
One lucky current student who registers for Summer or Fall 2018 classes between March 26 - April 6 will win free* textbooks for next semester! The course schedule is available March 12 for students to view. You can check it out on the Student Services page under Registration and Student Records. Enrolling for classes early allows [...]
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March 20, 2018
Educators have a profound effect on students in many capacities. However, they aren’t always thanked for their hard work and dedication. The ECC - NEA "Inspirers of Excellence" award honors teachers in the community who have had an impact on current East Central College Students. "We want to know what teacher inspired you to become [...]
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March 16, 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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March 16, 2018
We invite you to join East Central College president, Dr. Jon Bauer, for a relaxing conversation about East Central College. Enjoy a cup of coffee and refreshments as Dr. Bauer shares an update about ECC and plans for the upcoming year. You’ll also have the chance to ask him about anything regarding East Central College. [...]
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March 16, 2018
East Central College is excited to begin its 50th Anniversary celebration in 2018! On April 2, 1968, voters approved the establishment of the Junior College District of East Central Missouri. To help mark the occasion, we are holding several events the week of April 2 - 5. Check out the 50th Anniversary Event Calendar! As [...]
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March 8, 2018
Coordinating assessment, accreditation, institutional research and planning is the mission of the new Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness. The position was approved by the Board of Trustees at the March 5 meeting, and the college will look to fill the position in the coming weeks. “Overall institutional effectiveness involves planning for the college’s desired strategies,” [...]
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March 6, 2018
Possible tuition increases for the 2018-2019 academic year were put on hold at the March 5 Board of Trustees meeting, as state education funding is debated in Jefferson City. “There have been positive developments with the state budget,” said East Central College President Dr. Jon Bauer. “We are very hopeful we won’t see a decrease [...]
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March 1, 2018
For Bailey Kirkland, a love for photography led to a career in culinary arts. She hadn't planned it that way. Originally from Alaska, Kirkland moved to Union in 2012. Her plan was to finish her online photography degree and eventually move back to her hometown to open a photography studio. “Things changed,” she admitted. “For [...]
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February 26, 2018
Get your High School Equivalency and become a Certified Nurse Assistant at the same time! The East Central College Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) Program is teaming up with the Center for Workforce Development to offer a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) program in March. This program is designed to prepare individuals to care for clients [...]
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