ECC Outstanding Medical Assisting Student Award Presented

December 27, 2022
East Central College student Serena Macey, St. James, is the “ECC Outstanding Medical Assisting Student” award recipient. Macey was selected for the award for the quality of her clinical work at Mercy Clinic at St. James, and her performance in the classroom. ECC presents the award to a student who the College has made difference… View Article

College’s LPN Program in Rolla Helping Answer the Call

December 20, 2022
When East Central College officially took the reins of its Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program in Rolla this fall, the LPN program already had been serving the community and healthcare system for 55 years, while graduating over 1,250 new nurses. Today, the need for trained healthcare professionals is as great as it has ever been…. View Article

ECC Nursing Grads Recognized for Classroom Work and Clinicals

December 16, 2022
Four East Central College Rolla nursing graduates were recognized for outstanding work in clinicals and in the classroom. Lauren Pilkington, Tiffany Rademacher, Leslie Crabtree and Carli Nesheim each were recognized Dec. 13 during a pinning ceremony for LPN to RN Bridge graduates. There were 16 nursing graduates taking part in the pinning ceremony, which is… View Article

College Hires Executive Director of Center for Workforce Development

December 16, 2022
East Central College hired Todd Tracy, the Economic Development Executive Director for Jefferson County, to be the College’s new Executive Director of the Center for Workforce Development (CWD). Tracy has been working in Jefferson County since 2019 and played a crucial role earlier this year in bringing a new manufacturing facility, James Hardie Building Products… View Article

Winners Announced for ECC Writing Contest

December 14, 2022
After much debate East Central College judges decided the winners of the English Department’s annual Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction Writing Contest for ECC Students. That’s according to Josh Stroup, English instructor/English and humanities chair, adding that the awards for the winning students are:  First place, $100; second place, $50; and third place, $25. Listed below… View Article

Alum, AEL Director Presented with Missouri Community College Awards

December 2, 2022
East Central College Trustee and alumni Dr. Eric Park and Adult Education Program Director Alice Whalen were selected among their peers to receive 2022 Missouri Community College Association (MCCA) awards. Park was presented with the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award for his service to ECC, his community and growing his professional career with roots planted at… View Article