Monthly Archives: May 2013

New LMS Leads to Full Online Courses in Fall 2013

Two contracts awarded for the College’s Learning Management System (LMS) will allow for the first fully online courses at ECC this fall.  The 100% online courses will be across several disciplines such as business and math, and will be classes … Read More »

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New Cooling System Coming to the Newark Campus

A major upgrade is coming to the cooling system at the Newark campus. The existing 750-ton unit, known as a chiller, will be replaced with a more efficient 500-ton machine. The old unit was installed in 1986. Work is scheduled … Read More »

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Live in Essex County? Then You’ve Got ECC Mail

The next edition of OPTIONS magazine will be in the mail to some 300,000 Essex County residences by early July, in time to provide key information for Essex County College’s Fall 2013 Semester.  OPTIONS, the colorful semi-annual magazine published by … Read More »

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County Approves Budget at Annual Meeting

Essex County College received $11,350,000 from Essex County as part of the $66,507,115 budget for 2013-2014. The county award was unanimously approved during the annual Board of School Estimate meeting held May 14 at the Newark campus. This is the … Read More »

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Movin’ on Up: Tenure Award & Merit Awards

One Essex County College faculty member has been granted tenure and four others earned merit awards at the May 21 Board meeting. Congratulations to Alkis Dimopoulos, Coordinator of the Civil Construction Engineering Technology program (pictured above right), for earned tenure. … Read More »

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