Dr. Bauer: Message on Health, Safety

March 10, 2020
Students, Faculty and Staff, I wanted to update you regarding several items related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, including (a) steps we are taking to mitigate the spread of this and other viruses,(b)  planning for contingencies such as closing the campus should a student, employee, or visitor test positive for COVID-19, and (c) how the… View Article

The Restaurant at Prairie Dell Now Accepting Reservations

March 9, 2020
The Restaurant at Prairie Dell will once again open its doors to the public this spring. Join the East Central College Culinary Department for gourmet food and top-notch service at a great price. The limited-run restaurant will be open March 31 through May 7 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m…. View Article

Emily Rau Will be ECC Commencement Speaker

March 6, 2020
Emily Rau is well known in the region for her on camera journalism and connecting with audiences as a morning show anchor. But before making a name for herself through award-winning onscreen journalism, Rau, 31, was a Washington High School student enrolled in dual credit courses at East Central College. Rau, an Emmy award-winning journalist, will… View Article

Foundation Gifts New Digital Sign to College

March 5, 2020
The East Central College Foundation is gifting the college a new digital sign in recognition of 50 years in the community. The ECC Board of Trustees Monday approved the bid of $119,920.71 from Ziglin Signs to design and install the message sign at Highway 50 and Prairie Dell Road in Union. Plans call for the… View Article

Skornia Honored for 19 Years of Service

March 4, 2020
Fire Technology Coordinator Mark Skornia, second from left, was honored Monday for 19 years of service to East Central College. Skornia has been coordinator of the Fire Technology program for 12 years and an instructor for 19 years. The fire tech program was deactivated Monday after over 40 years at ECC. Pictured to the right,… View Article

Alum, Artist Returns to Share Her Story

March 2, 2020
East Central College alum Shauna LeAnn Smith returned to the Art Department last semester as a visiting artist and educator. Her art installation—“The Gilded Doorways”—was a way for her to honor the place and the people that helped guide her life and career. While installing the work on campus, Smith meticulously placed gold flake on… View Article