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Last-Dollar Scholarships available for ECC students

Students enrolled in qualified programs at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls are now eligible to apply for the new Last-Dollar Scholarship program. Part of Gov. Kim Reynolds’ Future Ready Iowa Act, the new scholarships will help pay tuition for up to two years of college education leading to high-demand jobs. For the 2019-20 academic…

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Dr. Chris Duree to receive ECC honorary degree

Dr. Chris Duree to receive ECC honorary degree The Ellsworth Community College Board of Trustees will present retiring IVCCD Chancellor Dr. Chris Duree with an honorary Doctor of Administrative Leadership (honoris causa) degree in recognition of his 38 years in public education. The honorary degree will be presented during the Ellsworth Community College commencement ceremony on Friday, May…

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Ellsworth Agriculture announces partnership with Morningside College

Ellsworth Community College announced a partnership with Morningside College at a signing on Friday, April 5, 2019. The partnership with MC’s Pathways Program is intended for students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the areas of Agriculture and Food Science. Students who are interested can apply as early as the end of their first…

ECC awards Jam the Gym scholarships 2019

Six $500 scholarships and an ECC Panther Zone gift card were awarded when Ellsworth Community College hosted area high school seniors for Jam the Gym on January 26. The winners included (scholarships) Cooper Johnson from Valley High School, Megan Qualley from Iowa Falls-Alden High School, Megan Mitchell from South Hardin High School, Denashia Steffen from…

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ECC announces 2018 Fall Term Dean’s List

One hundred twenty-eight students were named to the Fall 2018 (August to December) Dean’s List at Ellsworth Community College. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must have taken 12 or more credit hours during the semester (a full-time class load) and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average while attending classes…

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ECC inducts 24 into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

The Alpha Iota Omega Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Ellsworth Community College inducted 24 new members during the fall semester. Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society for two-year colleges. To qualify for membership, ECC students must be in a degree-seeking program with a cumulative 3.25 grade point average, and have completed a…

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ECC 2017-2018 Fall-Spring Graduates Announced

On Friday, May 4, the graduates of Ellsworth Community College’s Class of 2018 took their next step and became alumni of the College. Graduates listed below are those who completed their degree work during the fall 2017 and spring/summer 2018 terms. Graduates are listed alphabetically by hometown. The students’ names are followed by the degree/diploma…

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ECC 2017-2018 Fall-Spring Graduates Announced

On Friday, May 4, the graduates of Ellsworth Community College’s Class of 2018 took their next step and became alumni of the College. Graduates listed below are those who completed their degree work during the fall 2017 and spring/summer 2018 terms. Graduates are listed alphabetically by hometown. The students’ names are followed by the degree/diploma…

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ECC announces first-of-its-kind educational partnership with Germany

IOWA FALLS – Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls and the Bachelors Academy of Saxony, Germany, are joining forces to provide a unique educational experience for students majoring in agriculture at the two colleges. The public is invited to learn about the partnership at a special event on Wednesday, August 29, at 9 am at the Agriculture…

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ECC announces 2018 Spring Term Dean’s List

One hundred and fourteen students were named to the Spring 2018 Dean’s List at Ellsworth Community College. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must have taken 12 or more credit hours during the semester (a full-time class load) and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average while attending classes at ECC…

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Two ECC students named to All-Iowa Academic Team