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ECC’s Commencement is Friday, May 5

The public is invited to Ellsworth Community College’s commencement ceremony on Friday, May 5, at 2 p.m. in the Martin Ellsworth Dittmer Gymnasium on the Ellsworth Community College campus, 1100 College Ave. The ECC Class of 2017 includes 214 applicants for graduation, some of whom completed their coursework in December 2016, most of whom are…


ECC Osgood Library Hosts Read Across America

Ellsworth Community College Osgood Library in conjunction with Iowa Falls Community Chest, Iowa Falls/Alden School Libraries, Dr. Grace O. Doane Public Library, Barlow Memorial Library, Hy-Vee and Green Belt Bank and Trust are sponsoring a Read Across America event Saturday, March 4th from 9 to 11 am. Students from area schools received a reading log…

ECC Fall Concert Poster

Ellsworth Community College Fall Concert is Dec. 6

IOWA FALLS – The public is invited to the Ellsworth Community College Music Department’s Fall Concert on Tuesday, December 6, at 7:30 pm in Hamilton Auditorium in Kruse Main Hall on the main campus. The event will feature performances by the ECC Band and ECC Choir. The students will perform several types of music including…

Veterans Day 2015

Veterans Day program on Nov. 11

The public is invited to attend a Veterans Day program hosted by Ellsworth Community College on Friday, Nov. 11. At noon there will be a formal veteran’s recognition ceremony in the lobby of Kruse Main Hall with remarks by Sgt. 1st Class Eric Ramirez. All area veterans and friends of the military are invited to…

High schools students attend ECC's Career Day

Nearly 500 high school students attend ECC Career Day

485 area high school sophomores and juniors attended career day at Ellsworth Community College on Oct. 26. ECC’s career day is geared to guide students toward possible careers and learn more about the college process. Guest speaker Adam Carroll, author of the book Broke, Busted and Disgusted, discussed the importance of student loan management and…

2015 Homecoming Court

Homecoming/Family Day is Oct. 3-8

IOWA FALLS – Ellsworth Community College students, staff, family members and the local community will celebrate Homecoming/Family Day the week of Oct. 3-8 in Iowa Falls. The celebration culminates on Saturday, Oct. 8, with activities for students and their families followed by the ECC Panthers’ home football game against Independence Community College at 1 pm…

2014 STEM Camp participant

2016 STEM Camps are July 11-15

The third annual Ellsworth Community College Summer STEM Camps will be held July 11-15, and young participants will be able to choose from a variety of subjects this year. Open to students who’ve completed 3rd through 12th grades, the camps will be led by ECC science and mathematics faculty on the college campus. All camps…


Celebrate Reading event is Saturday, April 23

The public is invited to Celebrate Reading with lunch, free books for kids, and petting zoo at the Iowa Falls Hy-Vee from noon to 3 pm on Saturday, April 23. During the event, guest readers will be on hand to narrate a variety of children’s books inside of Hy-Vee. Each young participant will receive a…

ECC Choir, Spring 2015

Spring Concert is Tuesday, April 26

The public is invited to the Ellsworth Community College Music Department’s Spring Concert on Tuesday, April 26, at 7 pm in Hamilton Auditorium in Kruse Main Hall on the main campus. The event will feature performances by the ECC Band, ECC Choir and various ensembles. The students will perform several types of music including tunes…

ECC medical assisting students

ECC hosts Mar. 22 Health Occupations Open House

Job opportunities continue to be abundant in the fields of Practical Nursing (LPN), Associate Degree Nursing (RN), Medical Assisting or working in a Medical Office. Healthcare careers are among the most in-demand, both in Iowa and across the country, of any field. Because interest in these programs is so high, Ellsworth Community College will host…

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Randy Jennings, Ellsworth College Board of Trustees

Randy Jennings to receive ECC honorary degree