Author Archives: Essex County College

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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Training Inc. and ECC Police Academy Receive Grants

Training, Inc. and the Essex County College Police Academy (ECCPA) received a boost in funding by the Prudential Foundation and the State of New Jersey, respectively. Training, Inc. has received a $75,000 award from the Prudential Foundation. The award will … Read More »

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Three Agreements Signed with Four-Year Institutions

The College approved significant agreements with three four-year institutions at its February board meeting. First, a Dual Admission Program agreement was penned with New Jersey City University (NJCU) that allows students of ECC’s Associate degree Nursing program to be admitted … Read More »

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Movin’ on Up: Promotions

Essex County College staff received promotions at the Board of Trustees meeting held on February 25.  Promotions were approved for: Sandra Mosquera – General Ledger Accountant, Accounting Barbara Valentine – Disbursement Officer, Bursar The Board of Trustees also approved a … Read More »

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Academic Affairs Announces Realignment

In January 2014, there was a re-alignment in our Office of Academic Affairs that enhances the College’s ability to provide the best service possible to our students while expecting to improve our recruitment, retention, and ultimately our graduation rate.  Two new academic … Read More »

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President Gibson Firms Up Executive Leadership Team

Over the last few months, President Gale E. Gibson made appointments to her leadership team, including Dr. Rashidah Hasan, Dr. Susan Mulligan and Mr. Courtney Inniss. Dr. Rashidah Hasan, is serving as Acting Vice President of Human Resources, Regulatory & … Read More »

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A New Strategy to Recruit ESL Adjuncts

The need for qualified English as a Second Language (ESL) program adjunct faculty members brought together multiple College departments to assess and strategize new methods of searching for qualified candidates. The Area of Community and Continuing Education partnered with the Dean … Read More »

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There’s a New Doctor in the House

Nursing Associate Professor Marlene Dey earned her doctorate from the Rutgers College of Nursing in New Brunswick after successfully defending her dissertation on December 6. The dissertation focused on hospitalized elders and perceptions of nursing care. Dr. Dey has also served … Read More »

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Movin’ On Up: Promotions

Essex County College faculty received tenure and administrators received promotions at the December 17 Board of Trustees meeting. Congratulations to all. Tenure was granted to: Carlos Castillo – Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Division of Mathematics & Physics; Brooke Orosz – … Read More »

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