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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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Online Courses Set to Expand

Deliver Solutions, Silver Spring, Maryland, was awarded a $55,000 contract for six months to provide consultant services in support of ECC’s new 100 percent online courses. The consultant will provide a detailed evaluation of the initiative, which was launched for … Read More »

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Medical Service Contracts Approved

The Board approved a contract not to exceed $142,086 to Ironbound Medical Services, Newark, for student, employee and Police Academy recruit medical services. The award was for the second year of a two-year contract. The contract runs through June 30, … Read More »

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