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  • Posted on: 23 October, 2008

    An 8th grade algebra teacher who never uses textbooks or assigns homework will share her passion for helping students understand math - and for trying new teaching methods - during the 12th annual Marvin Stokes Endowed Lectureship Monday [OCT. 27] at East Central University.

    Heather Sparks, the 2009 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year, will speak at 6:30 p.m. in the Estep Multimedia Center on the first floor of the University Center. Her presentation is open to the public at no charge. Area Teachers of the Year for 2007-08 also will be recognized during the evening.

  • Posted on: 21 October, 2008

    Students about to complete associate's degrees in December who plan to transfer to East Central University can see what ECU has to offer and enroll for the spring semester during Transfer Enrollment Day on Nov. 5 [WEDNESDAY].

  • Posted on: 15 October, 2008

    With the election less than a month away and with major issues facing the nation, from the financial crisis to education and health care to the war on terror, voters may feel more confused than ever - especially first time voters.

  • Posted on: 15 October, 2008

    An opportunity to view a collection of 92 of the most celebrated works of the great Impressionist painters will be offered Nov. 1 [SATURDAY] by East Central University's Center of Continuing Education and Community Services.

    Participants in a day-long trip to the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas, will tour "The Impressionists: Master Paintings from the Art Institute of Chicago" with works by the most beloved group of painters of all time.

  • Posted on: 14 October, 2008

    East Central University will be closed Thursday and Friday [Oct. 16 - 17] for fall break. No classes will be in session and offices will be closed. The university will re-open at 8 a.m. Oct. 20 [Monday].

    The Linscheid Library will close at 10 p.m. on Wednesday and will be open from 4 - 8 p.m. on Sunday [Oct. 19].

  • Posted on: 14 October, 2008

    Students representing 11 campus organizations have been nominated for East Central University's Homecoming king and queen. Students vote for the top five queen candidates and the top five candidates for king.

    This is only the second year a Homecoming king has been selected.

  • Posted on: 14 October, 2008

    Take a boring, very shy, insecure Englishman and drop him in a remote Georgia fishing lodge for a few days. Throw in some local southern characters, a bit of sinister intrigue and danger and the result is "The Foreigner," a popular comedy that will be staged Oct. 22-25 [WEDNESDAY - SATURDAY] during Homecoming Week at East Central University.

  • Posted on: 13 October, 2008

    East Central University invites students, alum, faculty, staff and friends of the university to celebrate ECU's Homecoming, Oct. 21 - 25. This year's Homecoming theme is "Vote for Roary," Roary the Tiger being ECU's mascot.

    Several ECU student organizations and the ECU Alumni Association have planned events through the week leading up to the 6 p.m. kickoff Saturday [Oct. 25] of the football game between the ECU Tigers and Southwestern Oklahoma State University.


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