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Bobby Mitchell

Though Edgecombe Community College student Bobby Mitchell isn’t from the Twin Counties, he sought out the college’s Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology program to help him pursue his career goals. Originally from Virginia Beach, Virginia, Mitchell landed in the Collision Repair and Refinishing program at ECC after high school and a tour of duty in […]

Elizabeth Stone

Elizabeth Stone has spent the last twenty years as a busy homemaker and mother of four. After spending the bulk of her adult life raising a family, she decided to return to the workforce so she could help her now college-age children. But at 53, with a two-year degree that was more than 30 years […]

Trey Lewis

Trey Lewis came away from his time at Edgecombe Community College with a strong tie to the school and an overwhelming sense of gratitude for what Edgecombe Community College offered him as a young student, and others in the community. “I always tell people, if ECC offered a doctorate, I’d still be there. I love […]

John Manning

Geospatial Technology. Most of us don’t even know what it is, but it is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing technologies used by a variety of industries. Edgecombe Community College offers a degree and certificate program in geospatial technology, and one recent graduate has found great success in this emerging field. John Manning, 30, […]

Ryan Braley

Ryan Braley has been a numbers guy most of his life. He has a bachelor’s degree in math from Penn State, he earned a teaching certificate from the University of Pittsburgh, and he’s been teaching math in public schools for the past seven years. But he’s always had a dream of one day opening his […]

Genesis Munguia-Valencia

Genesis Munguia-Valencia says she’s wanted to be a nurse “since forever.” There wasn’t one thing that happened, but she remembers at about age 13, she realized that nursing was in her future. “My next-door neighbor is a nurse, and a lot of my family is in the medical field. I’ve always been drawn to it,” […]

Maria Mosso

Edgecombe Community College student Maria Mosso, who also is an Edgecombe Early College High School senior, is the college’s nominee for the prestigious Dallas Herring Achievement Award for 2016. This award was established by the North Carolina Community College System in 2010 to honor the late Dr. Dallas Herring, one of the state’s earliest advocates […]

Kathryn Carpenter Hale

Kathryn Carpenter Hale is Edgecombe Community College’s recipient of the 2016 North Carolina Community College Academic Excellence Award. Each year, a student from each of the system’s 58 community colleges is honored with this award. Hale will graduate from ECC on May 7 with an associate degree in Medical Assisting. While attending ECC, she has […]

Juan “TJ” Johnson

Juan “TJ” Johnson, 20, never planned to become a student leader. He didn’t anticipate landing in Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities for two consecutive years. He never expected he would spend a week in Scotland, either. Johnson’s world has expanded and he has accomplished more than he ever dreamed possible at Edgecombe Community […]