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Theatre, Music, and Dance Camp Starts June 20

For the past five years, Edgecombe Community College has been drawing scores of talented young people to its annual Summer Theatre, Music, and Dance Camp. “They say that the fifth year is when you know a restaurant will make it,” says the camp’s executive director, Roberta Cashwell. “Well, this is our fifth year, and we’re […]

SECU Foundation Awards Ten Scholarships

The State Employees Credit Union Foundation recently awarded ten scholarships to Continuing Education students at Edgecombe Community College. In 2012, the SECU Foundation established a Continuing Education Scholarship Program to help remove financial barriers for students seeking to gain new and/or upgrade job-related skills. Annually, the SECU Foundation provides a total of 580 scholarships – […]

ECC Nursing Instructors Speak at National Conference

Edgecombe Community College Nursing instructors Sarah d’Empaire (left) and Barbara Knopp, program chair and director, spoke at the national Concept-Based Curriculum Symposium held June 2-3 in Charlotte. Their presentation on “Clinical Teaching in a Concept-Based Curriculum” focused on clinical strategies and an evaluation tool designed by d’Empaire that is used at ECC.

ECC Employees Receive Awards at Graduation

An Edgecombe Community College instructor and staff member received special awards from the ECC Foundation at the college’s graduation exercises on May 7. Dr. Johnica Ellis-Kiser, program chair of Business Administration/Accounting, received the 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award. “Students say she is a supportive role model and motivates them to strive for excellence,” said Karen […]

Students Complete First ECC Community Health Coach Class

Edgecombe Community College offered its first Community Health Coach class this spring with ten community members successfully completing the program. Community Health Coach is a unique collaboration between Edgecombe Community College and the East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine. At this time, it is the only program of its kind in the state. Graduates […]

ECC Radiography Pinning Held

Edgecombe Community College radiography graduates participated in their pinning ceremony on May 5. From left, graduates are (front row) Amber Hyman, Amanda Faircloth RT(R)(ARRT), Jessica Bottoms Moots RT(R)(ARRT), Miranda Winstead, (middle) Ndey Badjan RT(R)(ARRT), Elizabeth Whitehurst, Courtney Hyman RT(R)(ARRT), Jennifer Hamm RT(R)(ARRT), Daniel Butler, (back) Blair Strickland Grissom, Emily Beacham RT(R)(ARRT), Kelly Wilson Moore RT(R)(ARRT), and […]

ECC Nursing Graduates Participate in Pinning Ceremony

Edgecombe Community College Associate Degree Nursing graduates participated in their pinning ceremony on May 5. Shown from left are (front row) Haley Merritt, Tiffany Williams, Chrystal Thorpe, Kitha McKinnon, Kendra Burt, Christi Wainwright, Erica Wright, Sonia Carlos, Shawnrette Cribb, Joy Hinnant, (middle row) Susie Rice, Sonya Thornton, Brian Jones, Glory Hammond, Ebony Scott, Melissa Dunn, […]

Medical Assisting Graduates Hold Pinning Ceremony

Medical Assisting graduates at Edgecombe Community College participated in a pinning ceremony on May 5. Shown are (l-r) Latoya McCray, Tina Ezzell, Taquita Bryant, Tracey Williams, Shirice Strickland, Kathryn Hale, Azucena Valdez, and Stacey Howard. All of the graduates have already taken and passed the American Association of Medical Assistants’ Certification Exam to become certified […]

Spring Academic Honor Rolls Announced

Edgecombe Community College is proud to announce its President’s List and Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester. The following full-time students earned a 4.0 grade point average, placing them on the President’s List. Ahoskie: Crystal Bazemore Battleboro: Raul TerevintoEncino, Tammy Casaw Weinzoff Fayetteville: Judy Stakeley, Carmen Vassilopanagos Fuquay Varina: Mark Chrest Greensboro: Amie Ring Greenville: Daniell Davenport, Kimberly Joyner, Sharkeysha Midgette, Marquella Thompson […]

Edgecombe Community College Announces Unique Scholarship Program

Edgecombe Community College has joined the national effort to increase the number of college graduates while decreasing the financial burden for students seeking a college diploma. Beginning in Fall 2016, ECC is offering a three-year EDGE Scholarship to fully fund the education of qualified students at the in-state tuition level. Current tuition is $76 per […]