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  • Posted on: 13 May, 2008

    East Central University's version of the Academy Awards lit up a rainy night as the Caton family walked off with duplicate awards at the Communication Department Awards Banquet at the end of the spring semester.

  • Posted on: 09 May, 2008

    The first recipients of the Dennis Boe Piano Scholarship at East Central University are senior piano majors Kenny Antwine of Ardmore and Jaime Jones of Sulphur. They will share the $500 award. Both were piano students of Boe when they began their undergraduate work at ECU. Boe, who died unexpectedly in 2005, often accompanied choral groups and performed for numerous university and community events. He came to ECU in 1982 and had been director of ECU's Scholastic Honors Program since 1989.

  • Posted on: 08 May, 2008

    Their lives are very different from their grandparents' experiences under socialism, and sometimes that can cause a few generational problems, said the 10 Ukrainian college students who just completed a month-long exchange visit at East Central University.

    The young women, all 19 or 20, were just toddlers when Ukraine established its independence in 1991 after the breakup of the Soviet Union.

  • Posted on: 08 May, 2008

    Three members of East Central University's Communication Department formed the nucleus of a panel discussion at the annual Central States Communication Association convention in Madison, Wis. The panel focused on Rotary International's efforts to eradicate polio worldwide.

    The panel was developed and organized by Dr. Robert Greenstreet, chair and professor of communication at ECU. He also moderated the program and provided concluding comments.

  • Posted on: 08 May, 2008

    Three environmental health science majors at East Central University have been selected to participate in federal internships and will be assigned to the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Officer Student Training Extern Program (COSTEP).

  • Posted on: 06 May, 2008

    Three East Central University nursing faculty and 49 senior nursing students participated in "Nurses' Day at the Capitol" recently to learn about the legislative process and meet with legislators about health care bills.

    More than 500 nurses and nursing students attended from across Oklahoma.

  • Posted on: 02 May, 2008

    East Central University was among 21 institutions throughout the state recently recognized for their outstanding partnerships with community businesses.

  • Posted on: 01 May, 2008

    Jefferson Keel has worked in public service ever since he joined the Oklahoma Army National Guard as a 16-year-old high school senior who wanted to see the world. And see the world he did, during a distinguished military career that included duty in combat and peacetime in the infantry, the 101st Airborne Division and Army Rangers.

    "Today, I am proud to be in service to my own people," Keel said


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