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#InspiringExcellence – Athletic Department Claims Conference Academic Award for Record Tenth Consecutive Year

June 26, 2019 2:05 pm Published by
For the tenth year in a row, the East Central College Athletic Department has received the prestigious Harold Oetting All-Academic Award by the Missouri Community College Athletic Conference (MCCAC). “This is unprecedented by any community college in Missouri,” said Dr. Jay Mehrhoff, athletic director. “Our student athletes in women’s volleyball and softball, as well as… View Article

Heart Attack Doesn’t Stop Student from Pursuing His Dream

June 24, 2019 11:57 am Published by
Last February, 55-year-old Matt Snodgrass suffered a heart attack. The next week, he was back in class pursuing his Associate’s Degree in Accounting at East Central College. “I had my mind set on accomplishing a goal,” he explained. “I wasn’t going to let anything stop me – not even a heart attack!” His educational journey… View Article

Trustees Extend Contract for President Dr. Jon Bauer

June 14, 2019 1:41 pm Published by
The East Central College Board of Trustees voted unanimously to award a contract extension to President Dr. Jon Bauer at the June 10, 2019 meeting. Approved during an executive session, the extension will run through June 30, 2022. Bauer recently completed his seventh year as ECC president. “I’m humbled and honored to continue my tenure… View Article

Alumni Spotlight – Chef Wins National Competition, Will Compete on World Stage

June 10, 2019 11:21 am Published by
He graduated from the East Central College Culinary Program in 2018, and Nathan Yount is already making a name for himself. Yount spends his days working under award-winning chef Paul Kampff at the St. Louis Country Club. Outside of work, he is an active competitor in culinary competitions. “I love the pressure of the kitchen,”… View Article

New Member Elected to East Central College Foundation Board

June 7, 2019 9:30 am Published by
The East Central College Foundation elected a new board member at its April meeting. David Kell, owner of Legacy Embroidery and Screen Printing, said the decision to get involved with the organization was an easy one. “I was asked to joined by Janet Hoven, who is President of the Foundation,” Kell explained. “That in itself… View Article