Student Athletes Recognized Within Region 16

May 25, 2023
Several East Central College student athletes were recognized for their talent within the National Junior College Athletic Association Region 16. Taylor Hanger, Pacific, a pitcher in her second year at ECC was named to the all-region first team. Hanger led the Falcons throughout the regular season and into the post season, playing the last 12… View Article

Cohen Woodworking Employee Completes ECC Apprenticeship Program

May 24, 2023
Cameron Davis recently completed an apprenticeship program through East Central College’s Center for Workforce Development (CWD) where he learned new skills that helped him earn more money. Davis, 28, of Rolla, is employed by Cohen Woodworking, an architectural woodworking firm based in St. James. He began the Industrial Maintenance Specialization apprenticeship program through the CWD… View Article

Nursing Grads Presented with Awards at Pinning Ceremony

May 23, 2023
Six East Central College Nursing Program graduates were recognized during a pinning ceremony May 13 for their hard work in the classroom and during clinicals. Two students, Jozlyn Bolte, ECC-Rolla; and Kelsey Blackwell, ECC in Union, were presented the Outstanding Nursing Student awards. To be considered for the ECC Outstanding Nursing Student award, the college… View Article

ECC Theatre Department Reveals 2023-24 Productions

May 22, 2023
The East Central College Theatre Department will present five productions during the 2023-24 season that will raise the audience experience to new heights. The “Season: Unlimited” performances will showcase the amazing talent of the cast, crew and creative team, which will result in a dynamic live atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. The first production, “She… View Article

Nursing Program Recognizes 36 Graduates During Pinning Ceremony

May 20, 2023
There were 36 East Central College Nursing Program graduates recognized during a pinning ceremony on May 13. The ECC Nursing Program held its formal ceremony for its Union and Rolla nursing students prior to graduation in the Donald Shook Student Center. Family and friends of graduates, faculty, staff and administration attended the pinning ceremony. The… View Article

ECC’s NEA Chapter Recognizes 55 High School Teachers

May 18, 2023
There were 55 high school teachers from the region recently recognized for the positive influence they have had on East Central College students, and their dedication to teaching. The educators were presented Inspirer of Excellence Awards on May 10 by the East Central College chapter of the National Education Association (NEA). ECC students nominated their… View Article

Registration Open for Summer Learning Academy Classes

May 18, 2023
There still are opportunities to register for Summer Learning Academy (SLA) classes offered through East Central College’s Community Education program. SLA provides a unique, fun experience for area youth on the Union campus and in Rolla. There is no cost to attend classes, but registration is required. To sign up for classes or to request… View Article

‘Cookie’ Hays Named Outstanding ECC Alumni

May 18, 2023
Ina “Cookie” Hays is the only person to be a graduate, support staff member, professional staff member, administrator, and trustee at East Central College, giving her a unique perspective of the College. And now, she can add Outstanding ECC Alumni award recipient to the list. Hays was presented the award at the ECC Commencement on… View Article

ECC Art Program Grad Earns Full Ride to Webster University

May 17, 2023
East Central College Class of 2023 graduate Parker Williamson received a Presidential Transfer Scholarship from Webster University, where she will study graphic design and ceramics. Williamson, of Sullivan, graduated Cum Laude from ECC on May 13 with an Associate of Fine Arts degree, emphasizing in graphic design and ceramics. She will start at Webster in… View Article

Brooklyn Hyatt Receives 2023 President’s Spirit of ECC Award

May 17, 2023
The 2023 President’s Spirit of East Central College award recipient Brooklyn Hyatt exemplified student involvement during the last two years. She has served as the Student Government Association president, and she was a heavily involved member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and the Student-Missouri Teachers Association. Hyatt, of St. Clair, took part in… View Article