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Job Seekers Find Opportunity at ECC Job Fair

More than 100 job seekers attended Edgecombe Community College’s annual Job Fair on March 24. Shown above are Nancy Hobbs (seated), ECC Nursing admission counselor, and Debra Taylor and her father, Milton Pittman, who both live in Edgecombe County. In addition to employers who were looking to fill available positions, the college offered a resume […]

ECC President Speaks at General Assembly

Dr. Deborah Lamm, president of the NC Association of Community College Presidents and president of Edgecombe Community College, speaks at the Community College Day press conference held today at the NC General Assembly in Raleigh. The event included demonstrations showcasing community college programs, including Surgical Technology, Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, and patient simulation technology at ECC.

Ten Officers Complete Canine Training at ECC

Ten officers completed the recent Basic and Advanced Canine Handler Academy at Edgecombe Community College. From left, participants were (front) Instructor Timothy Braddy, Rocky Mount Police Department and East Coast Canine; Joseph Rein, Currituck County Sheriff’s Office; Wendy Mayer, Elizabeth City Police Department; (second row) Mark Chappell, Currituck County Sheriff’s Office; Henry Smith, Currituck County […]

New York Theatre Ballet Performs Thursday

New York Theatre Ballet, the foremost chamber ballet company in the United States, will return to Tarboro on Thursday, March 30, at 7:30 p.m. to perform in the Edgecombe Performance Series, bringing a program of mixed repertoire. NYTB has performed in the series annually for the past four years. Founded in 1978 by artistic director […]

Community Colleges Showcase Their Impact

Edgecombe Community College was among nine area community colleges that united on Wednesday to showcase and celebrate their vital contributions to their service areas. The colleges hosted the North Central Prosperity Zone Community College Press Conference on the campus of Wilson Community College. On hand were representatives from Central Carolina, Durham, Edgecombe, Johnston, Nash, Piedmont, […]

Honor Society Wins Thirteen Regional Awards

Edgecombe Community College’s student honor society won 13 awards at the recent Phi Theta Kappa Carolinas Regional Convention. Three students and Advisor Tamara Frank-Pourvady represented ECC’s chapter, Alpha Omega Nu, at the annual convention held March 10-12 in Durham. At this conference, chapters and individuals are recognized for their hard work throughout the year. ECC’s […]

College Programs Receive Input from Advisory Boards

About 200 business, industry, and health care leaders and Edgecombe Community College faculty gathered on the Tarboro campus Tuesday night for Advisory Board Night. The annual event was held March 14. ECC advisory boards consist of professional leaders, community members, and faculty who are experts in the subject area of their board. More than 70 […]

ECC Examines Global Themes

Edgecombe Community College hosted the Global Education Spring Symposium on its Rocky Mount campus last week. Charlé LaMonica, director of UNC World View, gave the keynote address on Global Sustainability through Global Citizenship. Shown from left are ECC President Dr. Deborah Lamm, LaMonica, and Carole Mehle, Symposium chair and English/humanities instructor. The theme of the […]

Five Complete Detention Officer Academy

Five officers completed the recent Basic Academy for Detention Officer Certification at Edgecombe Community College. Shown are (front, from left) Bernie Taylor, coordinator of ECC Law Enforcement In-Service Training and BLET director, Theresa Vick, (middle) Christa Dancy, Qashon Hines, (back) Sylvester Williams, and Marcus Harris-Batts. Brady L. Abrams is director of the Detention Officer Certification […]

Bill Leslie and Lorica to Perform in Tarboro

Edgecombe Community College is pleased to present an evening of Celtic and folk music featuring Bill Leslie and Lorica on St. Patrick’s Day, Friday, March 17. The event is the fourth of five performances in Season Twelve of the Edgecombe Performance Series, which brings world class entertainment to Tarboro and Edgecombe County. The performance takes […]