Dr. Deborah Lamm, president of Edgecombe Community College, has begun a one-year post as president of the North Carolina Association of Community College Presidents (NCACCP). Her 2016-2017 term as president began in July. As president, she will plan and conduct monthly, one-day meetings in Raleigh and quarterly, three-day meetings throughout the state; set the Association […]
Edgecombe Community College is proud to announce that Lindsey Woodlief of Macclesfield earned a 4.0 grade point average for the Summer 2016 semester, placing her on the President’s List. The college also is proud to announce that Amber Staton of Scotland Neck earned a grade point average of 3.5, placing her on the Dean’s List […]
Jennifer Derby, instructor of Early Childhood Education at Edgecombe Community College, has been awarded the 2016-2017 Keihin Endowed Faculty Chair. The chair was endowed by Keihin Carolina System Technology (KCST) through a $100,000 gift in 2007, and it rewards excellence in teaching. “Thank you so much for this wonderful gift,” Derby said in accepting the […]
Wick H. Baker was recently reappointed to a four-year term on the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees. Baker was first appointed to the board in 2007, and he has served as chair of the board since 2013. Baker is president of Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro. Shown presiding at the official swearing-in ceremony is […]
Parking lots and classrooms were busy with activity yesterday as Edgecombe Community College students began their first day of fall semester classes. Shown left is Tim King, clinical director of Respiratory Therapy, with Respiratory Therapy students meeting for class in the Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center on the Rocky Mount campus.
In just eight months of operation, the Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center at Edgecombe Community College is already attracting many new students and raising the standard of healthcare education throughout the region. The college opened the state-of-the-art 45,000-square-foot facility on the Rocky Mount campus in January 2016 and held an official ribbon cutting in early […]
Practical Nursing graduates at Edgecombe Community College participated in a pinning ceremony on August 4. Shown from left are Taacey Newton, Kameko Spencer, Andrea Killingsworth, Coley Sykes-Braxton, Rosalba Bautista-Ramirez, Karen Crudup, Britany Gay, Chante Mason, Bianca Roberts, and Latoya Corey. These graduates are eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN), which […]
Surgical Technology graduates at Edgecombe Community College participated in their pinning ceremony on August 4. From left are graduates Marcus Fleming, Taylor Hart, Stephanie Clemons, and Hollie Respass. The keynote speaker for the event was Tameika Langston, manager of operative services at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
Program Director Aidil Ortiz Hill of the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust visited Edgecombe Community College’s Tarboro campus last week to tour the most recent addition to the campus, the Natural Playscape, located adjacent to the entrance of the Wetlands Trail. The Natural Playscape is a playground constructed entirely with wood and other natural materials. […]
James Long, a 37-year member of the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees, and Bernice Pitt, a 20-year member, recently retired from the board. College trustees and staff paid tribute to them during a reception honoring their service to the college. Long served as vice chair of the board from 2007 to 2013, chaired the […]