Posted on: 06 August, 2014
Matthew Butler will enter uncharted territory and pursue a bachelor’s degree in the process this fall.
The East Central University business student has the opportunity to study abroad for one semester and earn a bachelor’s degree from the University of Limoges in France.
A program was announced this spring in which ECU students, who have completed two years of business classes, can go to ECU’s sister institution in Limoges, France, attend seven classes and earn a degree from the University of Limoges.
Posted on: 04 August, 2014
The Upward Bound Program at East Central University is all about investing in the lives of high school students.
Upward Bound was established by the U.S. Department of Education in 1964 as part of President Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty. In 2014, Upward Bound is currently celebrating its 50th Anniversary on a national level.
Posted on: 04 August, 2014
“Willkommen in Deutschland” or “Welcome to Germany” can potentially be heard by East Central University students, who now have the opportunity to study abroad in Germany, thanks to an agreement reached between ECU and the University of Applied Sciences Biberach in Biberach, Germany.
University of Applied Sciences Biberach is a small institution of 2,500 students, situated in the southwest part of Germany, fairly close to the French and Swiss borders and less than two hours from the famed Black Forest.
Posted on: 01 August, 2014
One lucky individual will own a guitar autographed by Ada’s own Blake Shelton and wife Miranda Lambert. Another will grab a friend and rub elbows with the biggest country stars at the 48th Annual Country Music Awards and After-Party.
Maybe country music is not your thing? What about NFL autography memorabilia by Dick Butkus or maybe you and friend want to catch a game live at FirstEnergy Stadium field as the Cleveland Browns play hard – Did we mention you’d be personal guest of ECU Alum, Armonty Bryant.
Posted on: 28 July, 2014The Saied Music Award was presented to the most advanced music students at East Central University.
TOLBERT PRESENTED SAIED MUSIC AWARD AT EAST CENTRAL UNIVERSITY
Posted on: 24 July, 2014
ADA – East Central University’s Department of Music received confirmation of Music Program Accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), it was recently announced.
The accreditation is for 10 years and places all music programs in all degree plans in good standing with the accrediting agency.
Posted on: 16 July, 2014ADA – Kaylin Cullum’s passion for political science and law has led to several awards for the East Central University senior from Wetumka.First, Cullum was accepted as only one of 10 students nationally for the University of California’s Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship. She is currently in the seven-week residential fellowship which prepares students for graduate school and law school.Cullum is expected to complete the Policy Analysis and Communication curriculum as well as training in Public Policy and Law.
Posted on: 16 July, 2014ADA – East Central University has a new tool in tracking the progress and success of its recent graduates.For the first time ECU, along with 43 other colleges and universities in 22 states, have a reliable and nationally-standardized method for finding out what their students are doing after graduation.“ECU has collaborated with CSO Research to develop an online survey to tap student behaviors in seeking their first full-time job and to assess their attitudes toward the workplace,” said ECU Career Center Director Peggy Saunkeah.