September 07, 2017
Gloria Wiggins-Hicks, a member of the Board of Trustees at Edgecombe Community College, has been named to the executive board of the N.C. Association of Community College Trustees.
She is retired community relations manager of Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant.
The N.C. Association of Community…
August 31, 2017
New programs designed to prepare students for job opportunities await Edgecombe Community College students this fall.
A new Welding program will help students develop industry-standard skills for welding and metalworking industries, construction, manufacturing and fabrication.
According to Doug…
August 29, 2017
Seth Schenall of Martin Millennium Academy has been named a 2017-18 Junior Beta Leadership Ambassador.
This award is given annually to deserving Junior Beta members who best demonstrate quality leadership through effective team work, inspiration to fellow peers, a courageous attitude and honest…
August 23, 2017
Bruce Panneton has been named dean of the Division of Health Sciences and Public Safety at Edgecombe Community College.
Panneton previously taught biology at the college and also chaired the Science, Health and Physical Education department at ECC.
In his new position, Panneton will oversee…
August 16, 2017
Dr. Deborah Lamm, president of Edgecombe Community College, has received the 2017 Southern Regional Chief Executive Officer Award from the Association of Community College Trustees.
The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is a no-profit educational organization of governing boards…
August 12, 2017
Edgecombe Community College recently completed a statewide study of community college libraries and student success.
A federal grant awarded through the State Library of North Carolina funded the three-year study, which began in 2014.
Rejeanor Scott, former director of library services at Edgecombe…
July 30, 2017
The State Employees Credit Union Foundation recently awarded ten scholarships to Continuing Education students at Edgecombe Community College.
Established in 2013, the SECU Foundation Continuing Education Scholarship Program focuses on assisting the needs of North Carolina’s unemployed and…
July 25, 2017
Jennifer O'Meara was named principal of Phillips Middle School during the July Edgecombe County Board of Education meeting.
She previously served as assistant principal of North Edgecombe High School.
O'Meara's first teaching experience was as a middle school math teacher in West Africa as a Peace…
July 23, 2017
“I am character .. I am Leadership ... I am service” was the mantra chanted by North East Carolina Prep School students selected to attend the annual Student Leadership Institute hosted by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction.
In its sixth year, the institute is designed to prepare…
July 18, 2017
G.W. Bulluck Elementary School Kindergarten teacher Shannon Porter was named the Edgecombe County Public Schools Beginning Teacher of the Year at a year-end celebration for teachers who have participated in the district’s Beginning Teacher Support Program.
Porter has just completed…