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  • Posted on: 08 February, 2010

    The Rev. Darrell Thomas of San Antonio, Texas, will deliver the keynote address Feb. 11 [THURSDAY] at the Black Heritage Banquet at East Central University. The ECU Association of Black Students will host the banquet at 7 p.m. in the Stanley P. Wagner Ballroom in ECU's Memorial Student Union.

    The theme of this year's banquet is "United We Stand to Fulfill the Dream."

  • Posted on: 05 February, 2010

    Two of the pieces written to mark East Central University's Centennial will be among the music performed Feb. 11 [THURSDAY] in the fourth annual ECU Faculty, Students and Friends Composer Concert.

    ECU's Music Department will present the concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Chalmers Herman Theatre in the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center. Admission is free.

  • Posted on: 27 January, 2010

    Students from approximately 75 high schools will compete Tuesday morning [FEB. 9] in the 94th annual Interscholastic Meet at East Central University. It is the oldest and largest meet in Oklahoma.

    Up to 2,000 students could compete by taking tests in 36 categories ranging from accounting to world history. Many of the students compete in more than one of the tests.

  • Posted on: 21 January, 2010

    The next round of helping Oklahoma veterans find civilian jobs will begin with interviews the week of Jan. 25 to select qualified veterans for four weeks of free training and other services.

    The Veterans Workforce Investment Program, based at East Central University in Ada, will begin its next session on Feb. 4 to prepare veterans, at no cost to them, for "green jobs" in fields such as energy efficiency and renewable energy.

  • Posted on: 15 January, 2010

    The Pogue Gallery at East Central University will feature "Another World seemed Possible," an exhibit of work by Frank Wick, through Feb. 6.

  • Posted on: 15 January, 2010

    A medical billing and coding certification program will begin March 22 through East Central University's Continuing Professional Education Program. The instructor-led course will be taught on the campus for a total of 10 weeks. For more information on class times, dates, or to enroll, call Jannason Long at 580-559-5859 or Cassie Holloway at 580-559-5632.

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  • Posted on: 08 January, 2010

    The historic 1963 March on Washington in which Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech will be reenacted Thursday [JAN. 14] at East Central University.

    Marchers will gather on the Centennial Plaza in front of the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center at 12:30 p.m. to begin a march around campus led by ECU students. Gertrude Bush, chair of the Pontotoc County Election Board, has been named Honorary Grand Marshal.

  • Posted on: 08 January, 2010

    High academic achievement during the fall semester has earned East Central University students listings on the President's and Deans' Honor Rolls.


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