Monthly Archives: March 2014

College Pens Three Affiliation Agreements

The College has inked three affiliation agreements with area healthcare facilities to provide clinical training sites for healthcare students. A two-year (January 1, 2014-December 31, 2015) deal was signed with the 1st Cerebral Palsy Center of New Jersey for clinical … Read More »

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ECC Holds Annual Board of School Estimate Meeting

The College’s operating budget of $66.8 million for 2014-2015 was formally approved at the March 19 Board of School Estimate meeting. The budget breakdown includes $41,652,308 (62.3 percent) from tuition and fees; $11,682,218 (17.63 percent) from the state; $11,350,000 (16.96 … Read More »

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Dr. Gibson Awarded Five-Year Pact

The only personnel item on the agenda at the March 18 Board of Trustees meeting was for the granting of Dr. Gibson a five-year contract, through October 15, 2018. This is an extension of the pact from when she was … Read More »

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Completion Rally Earns Students Scholarships and Trip

“We are committed to your success,” said President Gale E. Gibson. “The support offered fits into the College’s overall strategic plan — register for Summer classes. They will allow you to complete your degree within three years.” Amid the many giveaways, … Read More »

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Academic Affairs in the Community

The Office of Academic Affairs was out and about in the community this winter. Our faculty took important roles at several events, while our students did their part at a Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce program, pictured above. Dr. Akil … Read More »

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Enrollment on the Rise – Inching Closer to Spring Goal

Bolstered in part by more online courses, a Sunday schedule and aggressive interdivisional marketing, the College realized Spring enrollment and total credit hour increases. Although falling slightly short of projects, total enrollment for the Spring semester is 11,545 students with … Read More »

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ECC Salutes Two Trustees

The College community bid farewell to a pair of dedicated members of the Board of Trustees at the March 18 meeting. Longtime Trustee Thomas Scrivo, a member since 1999, and Stacey LG Jennings, who has served since 2009, were formally … Read More »

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ECC Starts 2014 on Healthier Note

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The College celebrated National Heart Month with two initiatives making news.  ECC hosted a full day Healthcare Roundtable February 26 with the theme “Affordable Healthcare for Everyone – Youth in Action: A Hip Hop Infused Experience.” The program was sponsored … Read More »

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Academic Affairs: In the Community

Two academic administrators and two faculty members reported their “good news” of their good work external to the college: Acting Dean of Business, Industry & Government Carlos Rivera, and Acting Chair of the Business Division Dr. Augustine Boayke recently attended … Read More »

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New Logo and Signage to be Unveiled

The Department of Marketing & Communications has been working diligently since February 2013 on a branding project that will result in a new logo and tagline and identify key marketing messages for the institution. The messages evolved from the focus … Read More »

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