Ceremony Held to Dedicate Library at ECC

November 9, 2021
A Founding member of the East Central College Board of Trustees and civic leader Donald R. Means and his wife Barbara D. Means were memorialized during a ceremony naming the “Donald R. Means and Barbara D. Means Library” after the couple. Donald Means was a charter trustee, and his service goes back even further when… View Article

ECC, SBU Sign Agreement for Future Educators

November 8, 2021
East Central College and Southwest Baptist University signed an agreement last week to streamline the transfer into the university’s education program. The articulation agreement provides ECC graduates who earn an Associate of Arts in Teaching a smooth transition into SBU’s bachelor of science in elementary education program, which aligns with ECC’s strategic plan, said Dr…. View Article

Means Library Dedication Saturday

November 5, 2021
A ceremony will be held Saturday, Nov. 6, at 1 p.m. to dedicate the Donald R. and Barbara D. Means Library at East Central College. The ceremony is by invitation only and it will be livestreamed on the ECC Facebook page at In February, the ECC Board of Trustees voted unanimously to name the… View Article

Akot Named NJCAA Region 16 Player of the Year

November 3, 2021
East Central College sophomore Stephen Akot was named the National Junior College Athletic Association Region (NJCAA) Region 16 DII Men’s Soccer Player of the Year. The award goes to the player receiving the most votes from the region coaches at the conclusion of the regular season. Akot, a native of Dronten, Netherlands, is in his… View Article

ECC Welding Program Partners with Local Manufacturer

November 3, 2021
Students in Bobby Bland’s Welding I class at East Central College are getting real-world experience welding molds for car engines through a partnership with an area manufacturer. The students, who are pursuing a Certificate of Specialization in Welding, have been welding a mold for Hellebusch Tool and Die, Washington, a company that designs and builds… View Article

Clark Named NJCAA Player of the Year

November 2, 2021
East Central College volleyball player Trinity Clark was named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 16 DII Women’s Volleyball Player of the Year. Clark helped her team win the region championship and she will continue her impressive defensive play Saturday, Nov. 6, at 3 p.m. at ECC when the Falcons play Kirkwood Community… View Article