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  • Posted on: 27 April, 2009

    SHOWTIME, ECU's premier musical theater performing ensemble, will present its first finale' cabaret Friday [MAY 1] in the Dorothy Summers Theatre.

  • Posted on: 23 April, 2009

    The recipients of East Central University's Distinguished Awards for 2009 will be honored at 6 p.m. May 2 [SATURDAY] during ECU's Centennial Evening of Honors & Recognition. Those planning to attend the dinner must make reservations by Monday [APRIL 27].

  • Posted on: 23 April, 2009

    A violin soloist, two guest conductors, the performance of a march used as East Central University's first school song and the presentation of the prestigious Saied Awards will be part of the concert Thursday [APRIL 30] of the ECU Symphonic Band and the select Wind Ensemble.

    The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Dorothy Summers Theatre. Admission is free.

  • Posted on: 23 April, 2009

    A. Faye Nix, An art student at East Central University, will display her senior exhibit, "Incorporeal," at KT's Body Art, 802 E. Main, May 1 and 2 [FRIDAY-SATURDAY]. The exhibit will be open from noon until 10 p.m. and a reception will be held at 7 p.m. May 2. Several works will be available for purchase.

  • Posted on: 23 April, 2009

    A free art class for students between 5 and 12 years old will be presented Wednesday [APRIL 29] at the Ada Arts and Heritage Center. The class will be led by pre-service teachers and art students under the supervision of Dr. Bradley Jessop, chair of ECU's Art Department. Sponsors are the ECU Art Club, the AAHC and the Ada Artists Association.

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  • Posted on: 22 April, 2009

    The City of Ada and East Central University played host to 40 people from 18 different Oklahoma communities last week [April 16 -- 17] in conjunction with the Oklahoma Arts Council Leadership Arts class.

    The class visits three cities each year that are active in the arts. The first two workshops were in Lawton and Bartlesville.

  • Posted on: 21 April, 2009

    Four of the 2009 inductees into the Gene and Evelyn Keefer Educators Hall of Fame at East Central University and family members representing two other inductees gather after a ceremony in ECU's Danley Hall. Shown are Phyllis Lasarsky (from left), daughter of the late John Zimmerman; inductees Kenneth Murphy, Mary Pauline Lanoy and Leon Lanoy; Betty Stout, widow of the late Dr. Ray Stout; and inductee Billie Floyd. The group has a total of about 250 years in education.

  • Posted on: 20 April, 2009

    The sixth annual Water Festival/Earth Day is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday [April 23] at East Central University. The event is co-sponsored by ECU, the City of Ada and the US-EPA's Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Center.


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