Students Learn about College and Career Options at ECC
Over 300 local high school students and eighth graders visited the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College yesterday for the Communities in Schools College Fair and College Prep Retreat. High school students met with college representatives in Mobley Atrium for the College Fair. About 80 eighth graders toured the new Center for Innovation and learned about various STEM career pathways offered at ECC. Shown is Edgecombe Early College High School senior Abdur Gant (left) explaining the College’s High Altitude Balloon Team experiments to eighth graders. Vadim Komshin, a junior in the Early College and also a member of the balloon team, is shown at the opposite end of the table.