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…
July 13, 2017
North East Carolina Prep School recently held its first Engineering Camp.
Nine elementary school students from throughout the community studied the engineering profession through hands-on activities. Students designed and created water rockets, elephant toothpaste, foil boats and marble wall runs.…
July 09, 2017
An Edgecombe Community College instructor and staff member received special awards from the ECC Foundation at the college’s graduation exercises.
Renee Pearson, program chair of Human Services Technology, received the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award.
“She is an advocate, leader,…
July 07, 2017
Edgecombe Community College students received four national awards, including first place, at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference recently held in Louisville, Ky.
The conference is a showcase of career and technical education students. More than 16,000 people — including…
June 23, 2017
Eighty-one high school seniors declared their intention to attend Edgecombe Community College this fall at ECC Signing Day held in May at Edgecombe County high schools.
Signing Day is a national initiative to celebrate students for making a commitment to higher education.
Students, parents, and…