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ECU News

ECU News
  • Video Honored Troopers honor ECU students' video on importance of wearing seatbelts


    The biggest misconception about a car crash? That there’s only one collision.


    June 26, 2012 1 Photo

  • ECU hires new VP of finance


    Jessica A. Boles, the former vice president for fiscal affairs at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami, is East Central University’s new vice president for finance and administration.


    June 20, 2012

  • Thunder Up! ECU Decides To Thunder Up!

    East Central University students, faculty, teachers, administrators and ECU President John Hargrave were ready for another Oklahoma City Thunder victory on Thursday as the second game of the National Basketball Association Championship was played in Oklahoma City last night. 

    June 15, 2012 1 Photo

  • ECU Hall of Fame to welcome Adans ECU Hall of Fame to welcome Adans


    Ada native Dr. John Clinton and Ada sisters Grace George and Mattie Warren, all graduates of East Central University, will be inducted into ECU’s Gene and Evelyn Keefer Educators Hall of Fame on June 19. 


    June 14, 2012 1 Photo

  • Renee Hogue, ECU’s director of Native American academic services. ECU Native American Academic Services leader seeks students

    It’s been a year since East Central University began its own Native American Academic Services program to ensure that Native American students stay in school and complete their degrees. So far, the results have been encouraging, but its director wants more students and families to be aware that that ECU has an on-campus liaison for students.

    June 13, 2012 1 Photo

  • Guest Speaker ECU to host speech by state secretary of veteran affairs Thursday


    Rita Aragon, Oklahoma’s secretary of veterans and military affairs and a retired Air Force major general, will speak at the Veterans and Military Appreciation Day program Thursday, May 24 at East Central University.

    The day’s activities are free, open to the public and are come-and-go in the Bill S. Cole University Center beginning at 8:30 a.m. Workshops for veterans and their families will be conducted at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. The Appreciation Day program with Aragon and other presentations will begin at 11 a.m.

    May 22, 2012 1 Photo

  • ECU confers degrees on 2012 graduates Saturday


    East Central University's 2012 Distinguished Alumnus David Porter will address spring and summer graduates and their families at both the 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. commencement ceremonies Saturday in the Kerr Activities Center.


    May 11, 2012

  • Dr. Robert Greenstreet ECU professor honored for work by national forensics organization

    Dr. Robert Greenstreet, professor of communication studies and director of forensics at East Central University, has been honored by the Central States Communication Association Argumentation and Forensics Interest Group for his work as a professional director of forensics and communication scholar.

    May 10, 2012 1 Photo

  • Two Win Two share top ECU Nigh Award


    Two students are sharing East Central University’s prestigious George Nigh Award this year as ECU’s top graduating seniors.


    April 27, 2012 1 Photo

  • Singing ChurchWomen of Oklahoma to perform Singing ChurchWomen of Oklahoma to perform


    Singing ChurchWomen (SCW) of Oklahoma will perform Thursday, April 26 at East Central University’s Hallie Brown Ford Center.  The free concert will begin at 7 p.m.  Doors open at 6 p.m.


    April 20, 2012 1 Photo

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