by Connie Sherrill President Tarboro in Bloom The results are in and Tarboro in Bloom (TIB) President Connie Sherrill is pleased to announce that Tarboro has once again made significant strides in the National America in Bloom (AIB) competition. Sherrill states the TIB Board is delighted with the favorable evaluation from the judges. Tarboro received […]
Edgecombe Community College students who are members of a minority male mentoring program recently learned about the broadcast industry at an outreach event hosted by the WTVD Minority Advisory Committee. Members of EMPAC – Empowering Males with a Purpose to Achieve and Celebrate – attended the Saturday program held October 3 at the William and Ida Friday Center in […]
A Career Clusters Showcase for high school students and their parents was held last night on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College. Collaborative college and high school programs were highlighted at the event, co-sponsored by the college and Edgecombe County Public Schools. Students and parents explored various exhibits and demonstrations and met with college […]
Edgecombe Community College and Edgecombe Early College High School students, faculty, and staff shared in a National Moment of Silence at 2 p.m. Thursday in honor of the victims of the shooting at Umpqua Community College on October 1. Shown are Dr. John Enamait (center), ECC vice president of instruction, and students.
Edgecombe Community College is one of five schools across the country to receive the 2015 Tooling U-SME Platinum Education Center (TUPEC) award, which is presented to institutions that serve as outstanding models in manufacturing education. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Tooling U-SME is a leader in manufacturing learning and development. According to Tooling U-SME, ECC enhances […]
Edgecombe Community College recently joined an elite group of colleges across the nation when it received accreditation for its early childhood education program by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). NAEYC accreditation is a voluntary process. Though NAEYC accreditation is not required for early childhood teacher education programs, it is a […]
In the last 30 years, the Edgecombe Community College Foundation’s Annual Golf Tournament has generated a whopping $400,000 for student scholarships. On September 17, the event celebrated its 30th year by raising about $21,000 and bringing back the winning team from the 1985 tournament: Curtis Edmondson, Junior Edmondson, Charlie Harrell, and Carl Thurber. Curtis Edmondson […]
See our new video on the impact the Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center will have on health care education at Edgecombe Community College.
Edgecombe Community College is committed to preparing the next generation of health care workers through the new Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center. Currently under construction, the three-story, 45,000-square-foot facility located on the Rocky Mount campus is slated for completion in November, with classes beginning in January 2016. The state-of-the-art facility will launch a new era […]
The real thing is coming to Edgecombe. In January 2016, Edgecombe Community College will begin training health sciences students in its new Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center, a state-of-the-art facility that will launch a new era in health care education for the region. Construction began in October 2014 and is nearing completion. The three-story, 45,000-square-foot […]