Monthly Archives: July 2013

Fourth Consecutive Year: No Tuition Increase

Essex County College will have no increase in tuition for the fourth consecutive year, following an action at the Board of Trustees meeting June 18. The freeze, based on Interim President Gale E. Gibson’s recommendation, holds tuition at the 2010-2011 rate. … Read More »

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SCHOOL’S OUT: Summer Youth Program Underway

ECC’s youth summer program in Newark is for youngsters in grades one through six and runs from July 8 to August 16.  At West Essex Campus (WEC), the Summer Program for Kids is for children ages 10 to 15. That … Read More »

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Debit and Credit Card Services to Expand

The Board approved a three month extension for cafeteria and catering services, through September 30, with long-time provider Metropolitan Food Service, Inc.  The Board is expected to award a full-year food service contract at the September meeting. “The College is … Read More »

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Movin’ On Up: Promotions

Three members of the ECC family received promotions at the Board meeting in June: Dr. Jill Stein (pictured left) was named chairperson of the Biology & Chemistry Division. She was the former acting chair. Tiffany Jones (center) was promoted to … Read More »

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