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  • Posted on: 16 April, 2015

    The East Central University Opera Theatre will perform three one-act operas at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, April 23-24, in the Dorothy Summers Theatre.

    The evening will begin with Gian Carlo Menotti’s “The Telephone”, followed by “A Hand of Bridge” (Samuel Barber) and “Little Red Riding Hood” (Seymour Barab).

    The performances will feature students from ECU’s music and theatre departments: Melody Dunn, Steve Filkins, Bessie-Mae Soh, Leah Whiten, Keegan Buckaloo, Ashley Tucker and Rebekah Pingleton.

  • Posted on: 10 April, 2015

    The East Central University Theatre Department will present “Woyzeck” at 7:30 p.m., April 16-18, at the Chalmers Herman Theatre in the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center.

    “Woyzeck,” is written by George Buchner around 1833 and translated and adapted by Nicolas Rudall in the version being performed at ECU. It is a story about an army barber, Woyzeck, and his common-law wife, Marie. Woyzeck has been augmenting his army income by signing up for scientific experiments with a local doctor and has been placed on a diet of peas.

  • Posted on: 10 April, 2015

    East Central University’s Harland C. Stonecipher School of Business will conduct its 2015 Scholarship and Awards Banquet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, in the ECU Foundation Hall of the Chickasaw Business and Conference Center. Cost for the banquet, which includes a meal and attendance at the awards ceremony, is $15 per person. The reservation deadline is Wednesday, April 15. For more information or to make reservations contact Julie Bradam at 580-559-5274 or Catie Caton at 580-559-5611.



  • Posted on: 08 April, 2015

    Terri Talley, a survivor of the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, will speak at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, at East Central University’s Estep Multimedia Center inside the Bill S. Cole University Center.

    Talley’s speech is part of the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing in which ECU’s Office of Campus Involvement, along with the other Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO) institutions of higher education are actively participating in activities of service, honor and kindness.

  • Posted on: 07 April, 2015

    East Central University will screen the heartbreaking true story “Behind the Beautiful Forevers” at 4 p.m. Monday, April 13, in the Raymond J. Estep Multimedia Center of the Bill S. Cole University Center.

    Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo spent three years in India recording the lives of its residents. From her uncompromising book, winner of the National Book Award for Non-Fiction in 2012, comes this “magnificent” (Independent) and “compelling” (Daily Telegraph) play.

  • Posted on: 31 March, 2015

    East Central University has become one of only two institutions of higher learning in the country to receive dual accreditation under the recent affiliation agreement between the Council for Accreditation and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the Council of Rehabilitation Education (CORE).

    College students now have the opportunity to achieve national certification through ECU’s Clinical Rehabilitation and Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program (M.S. degree).

  • Posted on: 31 March, 2015

    East Central University faculty and Ada area favorites will take the Dorothy Summers Theatre Stage for an Evening of Jazz and Pop Standards Concert at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 6.

    The event, free and open to the public, will feature standards from jazz and popular repertoire, including music of legendary artists such as Janis Joplin, Elton John, Barbra Streisand and many others.

  • Posted on: 30 March, 2015

    Kellogg & Sovereign® Consulting, LLC, a professional consulting firm located in Ada, was recently recognized by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education for its valued business partnership with East Central University.

    Co-owned by Jane Kellogg and Debi Sovereign, Kellogg & Sovereign provides consulting services for schools, libraries and healthcare providers in order to receive funding from the FCC’s Universal Service programs.


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