Posted on: 23 September, 2010
A "Salute to Education" day on Saturday [SEPT. 25] will honor area school employees and their families with free admission to the East Central University football game. The ECU Tigers will play the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldogs at 6 p.m. at Norris Field.
ECU President John Hargrave has invited employees of Pontotoc County schools to be guests at the game. They can enter the stadium by showing their school ID cards at the gate.
Posted on: 22 September, 2010
Four healthcare courses will be offered beginning Oct. 18 by East Central University's Continuing Professional Education Program.
The courses, which will be instructor-taught in ECU's Fentem Hall, are Medical Billing and Coding, EKG Technician Certification Program, Pharmacy Technician, and Phlebotomy Technician. For information on class times, dates and to enroll, call Jannason Long at 580-559-5859 or Cassie Holloway at 580-559-5632.
Posted on: 20 September, 2010
East Central University has implemented the Connect-ED® communication service from Blackboard Connect Inc. to provide university leaders with the ability to reach students, faculty and staff with time-sensitive information within minutes.
"Today we are forced to prepare for situations that years ago we never could have anticipated happening," said ECU President John Hargrave.
Posted on: 19 September, 2010
The Oklahoma Arts Council is partnering with East Central University to present one of three Regional Forums for Arts Learning in Ada from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 28 [TUESDAY] in the Regents Room of the ECU Memorial Student Union.
Posted on: 17 September, 2010
A well-respected scholar on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy will speak Sept. 27 [MONDAY] at East Central University.
Author Larry Hancock will discuss "Into the Abyss: The Murder of JFK: What We Know and What We Don't" at 6:30 p.m. in the Ataloa Theatre in the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center.
The free presentation is sponsored by ECU's History and Native American Studies Department.
Posted on: 15 September, 2010
Guess who's turning 1 year old?
It's the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center which already has hosted nearly 60 events at East Central University since its grand opening was held Sept. 25, 2009.
Posted on: 15 September, 2010
Dr. Brad Jessop, professor of art at East Central University, has been named the first director of ECU's new School of Fine Arts.
With the opening of the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center a year ago and a new emphasis on the fine arts at ECU, the music, art and communications programs have been grouped into the new school which is part of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.
Posted on: 14 September, 2010
Violinist Maureen O'Boyle and pianist Stuart Deaver will perform a concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday [SEPT. 19] in the Ataloa Theatre in the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center.
The concert, which is free and sponsored by ECU's Music Department, will follow the Motorcycle Art Expo earlier in the day at the fine arts center.