ECC Student Government Offers Events and Opportunities 

By Dora Bell, Staff Writer The Student Government Association members are excited for the previous and upcoming events that they have planned for the student body to participate in!  Falcon Fest (a “fall festival” themed event, which was held in the East Central College’s Glen on September 23rd, 2021) was a huge success and enjoyed … Continue reading ECC Student Government Offers Events and Opportunities 

Baseball Returns to East Central College: A Look at the Program’s Past, Present and Future

By Tyler Melvin, Staff Writer For 20 years, the baseball diamond laying in the Southeast corner of East Central College had been decommissioned. The last team to man the field included the likes of Omir Santos, one of ECC’s most notable alumni.  The same year as budget cuts forced the school to shut down baseball … Continue reading Baseball Returns to East Central College: A Look at the Program’s Past, Present and Future

It Was Bess Moynihan, In the Theatre, With the Production of ‘Classic Mystery Game’!

By Dora Bell, Staff Writer East Central College’s Theatre Department was ecstatic to host their first indoor production with a socially-distanced, mask-wearing audience! In the past year and a half, the theatrical performances have been either postponed or outside and socially-distanced. Due to updated Coronavirus protocol updates, the cast members of Classic Mystery Game were … Continue reading It Was Bess Moynihan, In the Theatre, With the Production of ‘Classic Mystery Game’!

ECC Student Creates Mask Clips for Health Care Workers

Earlier this year at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, East Central College engineering student Joe Jasper saw a need that fit his skill set. Jasper, of the Leslie area, owns his own laser engraving business, “Creations with Character.” Back in March when people working in nursing homes, hospitals and other health care facilities began … Continue reading ECC Student Creates Mask Clips for Health Care Workers

Phi Theta Kappa First Fall 2020 Member Meeting

By Lucille Vanek On Tuesday, September 1st, 2020, Phi Theta Kappa held their first member meeting via Zoom as well as in-person attendants, including advisors and officers. Phi Theta Kappa works diligently to align both college and community projects with the mission and vision of East Central College. President, Lucille Vanek and Vice President, Christy … Continue reading Phi Theta Kappa First Fall 2020 Member Meeting

Students to Visit Civil Rights Monuments in Alabama

Hayley Vawter| Editor When Joshua German, president of Phi Theta Kappa, took African American Literature in Spring 2018, he had no idea it would lead to orchestrating a school trip to the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Alabama the following year.   The trip will take place April 12-14 and is available for all … Continue reading Students to Visit Civil Rights Monuments in Alabama