East Central University Foundation & Alumni

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Mission Statement: To create opportunities that connect the East Central Family Purpose: The East Central University Alumni Association endeavors to encourage and assist current students, alumni, and friends of the University through educational grants and activities that promote school spirit, pride and a sense of community. Goals: ~ Preserve and Celebrate our Heritage - Record and acknowledge the accomplishments of alumni ~ Build the ECU Community - Organize and sponsor alumni activities, reunions and donor events ~ Help our Students - Help fund student recruitment and continuing education by awarding both scholarships and enhancement grants annually ~ Promote School Spirit and Pride - Participate in, sponsor and encourage attendance at University events and activities

East Central University's Education Department
07/18/2019

East Central University's Education Department

This year ECU will be hosting Tiger WOW (Welcome Orientation Week) for freshman students and their families from Saturday, August 17th- Friday, August 23rd.

For more information about the activities during Tiger WOW, visit: https://www.ecok.edu/admissions/tiger-wow.

Prime day is a two-day parade of awesome deals where Amazon Prime members can shop starting July 15th! Consider making a...
07/11/2019

Prime day is a two-day parade of awesome deals where Amazon Prime members can shop starting July 15th! Consider making a difference while you score some awesome deals and choose the ECU Foundation when you shop through Amazon Smile at: http://ow.ly/giyJ50uYLXc

ATTENTION ECU ALUMNI: Our trusted partner, Publishing Concepts Inc. (PCI), will soon be contacting ECU Alumni. They will...
07/11/2019

ATTENTION ECU ALUMNI:

Our trusted partner, Publishing Concepts Inc. (PCI), will soon be contacting ECU Alumni. They will be requesting updated contact information on our behalf. Rest assured, the information collected will be used solely for the purpose of updating ECU’s Alumni records.

Below is an example of the postcard you may be receiving. We want to encourage you to contact them to update your information so we can keep you better informed about what is happening at ECU.

We will be publishing an ECU Alumni Directory, however you will have full control over the information printed in the directory with an option to purchase a copy. Please keep in mind that you DO NOT have to purchase a directory.

Happy Fourth of July!Check out this patriotic #ThrowbackThursday
07/04/2019

Happy Fourth of July!

Check out this patriotic #ThrowbackThursday

New Video Scoreboard Installed at ECU Football Stadium
07/01/2019
New Video Scoreboard Installed at ECU Football Stadium

New Video Scoreboard Installed at ECU Football Stadium

When the East Central University Tigers kick off the 2019 football season this fall, fans will enjoy a new and magnificent state-of-the art video scoreboard affixed to the south end of Norris Field at Koi Ishto Stadium. With the efforts of ECU Presi...

07/01/2019
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Happy Monday!

If you haven't checked out our new Planned Giving website yet, we invite you to do so. Hear from some of our donors and ECU alumni as they share their stories on why they give!

Click here: http://give2ecu.org/?pageID=2

With tax-wise giving, you can provide long-lasting support for the ECU Foundation while enjoying financial benefits for yourself

Meet one of our 2019 Distinguished Alumnus Honorees, Tony A. Scott!A 1982 ECU grad, Scott’s family is deeply rooted in...
04/30/2019

Meet one of our 2019 Distinguished Alumnus Honorees, Tony A. Scott!

A 1982 ECU grad, Scott’s family is deeply rooted in the history of Ada and East Central University as his ancestors played a part in establishing both.
After 30 years in non-profit work, Scott joined Heritage Trust Company, Oklahoma City, as vice president and relationship manager. Today he remains a trust officer, helping clients with estate planning, probate, trust administration and asset management needs. Read more about Tony here: http://ow.ly/AHw930oACWn

For Evening of Honors & Recognition sponsorship & ticket information visit: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

Now is your chance to support ECU Tiger Football - we are looking for 75 people to donate $10 by Saturday, April 27th. C...
04/26/2019
ECU Tiger Football

Now is your chance to support ECU Tiger Football - we are looking for 75 people to donate $10 by Saturday, April 27th. Click now to donate! http://ow.ly/Hazt30oxH3z

Join me and make a gift to ECU Tiger Football

Take a look at what our students are doing today! #OrangeCrushWeek #ECUTigers
04/24/2019

Take a look at what our students are doing today! #OrangeCrushWeek #ECUTigers

Goat Yoga is underway on the UC Lawn until 1 pm! Classes are 30 minutes!

A great evening celebrating a great Coach! Friends and former ECU Men's Basketball players and alumni gathered to celebr...
04/22/2019

A great evening celebrating a great Coach! Friends and former ECU Men's Basketball players and alumni gathered to celebrate and honor Coach Wayne Cobb and his Centennial Endowment Scholarship on April 13th.

To support the Coach Wayne Cobb Centennial Endowment Scholarship with a donation, please visit our website at: http://ow.ly/ZG1T50rd6HD and type "Coach Cobb" in the comments box.

Meet one of our 2019 Distinguished Alumnus Honorees, Jim Hamby!Graduating from ECU in 1973, Hamby was of member of Pi Ka...
04/19/2019

Meet one of our 2019 Distinguished Alumnus Honorees, Jim Hamby!

Graduating from ECU in 1973, Hamby was of member of Pi Kappa Alpha, IFC, ROTC & Pershing Rifles. He was ECU’s first ROTC graduate to be commissioned as a Second Lieutenant. After graduation, Hamby served in the Army & went on to obtain an MBA from Baylor University. In 1983, he returned to Ada as Executive VP & Chief Lending Officer for the First National Bank & Trust Company of Ada, now Vision Bank, where he became President & CEO in 1990. Since returning to Ada, Hamby has served the ECU and Ada communities in many capacities & continues to do so!

For Evening of Honors & Recognition sponsorship & ticket information visit: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

East Central University
04/19/2019

East Central University

ECU students do it again 1st & 3rd place at the Oklahoma Entrepreneur’s Cup! Congrats!

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Family Honorees, the Lee Horne Family! Lee and Judy Horne met while attending East Central U...
04/16/2019

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Family Honorees, the Lee Horne Family!

Lee and Judy Horne met while attending East Central University where they both were active athletes. Lee went on to win the Milam Award, the Distinguished Alumni Award and was inducted into the ECU Hall of Fame in 2005. Lee and Judy had two sons and two daughters-in-law, Steve and Allison and Jay and Kenda, all four ECU graduates. The most recent Horne family ECU graduate is Steve and Allison’s son, Joshua. From Lee and Judy to their grandchildren, all of the Hornes actively support and give back to ECU.

For Evening of Honors & Recognition sponsorship & ticket information please visit: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

East Central University Men's Basketball
04/13/2019

East Central University Men's Basketball

‪Thanks to the former players and coaches from the Wayne Cobb era who came out to fellowship this evening!

Once a Tiger, Always a Tiger!

#HearOurRoar ‬

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Service Honoree, Elizabeth A. (Spence) Vezina ! Vezina graduated from ECU in 1973 with a Bac...
04/13/2019

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Service Honoree, Elizabeth A. (Spence) Vezina !

Vezina graduated from ECU in 1973 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. While attending ECU, she was active in the ECU band, flag corps, and the business fraternity, Phi Beta Lambda serving as the local president and state vice president of Phi Beta Lambda during her senior year. Since graduation Vezina has worked for several large corporations and volunteered for many different groups including the ECU Alumni Association.

For Evening of Honors & Recognition sponsorship and ticket information please visit: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

What a great evening spent with some great ECU alumni! There was even an ECU themed birthday cake for Judge Kenneth Ston...
04/10/2019

What a great evening spent with some great ECU alumni! There was even an ECU themed birthday cake for Judge Kenneth Stoner!

OHB Chairman Fisher hosted East Central University Foundation & Alumni Chairman John Hargrave and a group of Oklahoma City East Central alumni who are attorneys for a Barristers’ Dinner in his home. Judge Kenneth Stoner was surprised with an ECU birthday cake! #TigerPride #AdaOklahoma

Former Oklahoma State Governor and ECU Alumnus George Nigh is with us today visiting with several past ECU George Nigh A...
04/10/2019

Former Oklahoma State Governor and ECU Alumnus George Nigh is with us today visiting with several past ECU George Nigh Award Winners!

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Former Faculty Honoree, Lou Watkins!During her 14 years at ECU, Watkins was instrumental in ...
04/09/2019

Meet our 2019 Distinguished Former Faculty Honoree, Lou Watkins!

During her 14 years at ECU, Watkins was instrumental in many projects and fundraising efforts that are still benefiting the lives of students today. The Lou Watkins Lecture was established in 1999, the purpose of the lectureship is to bring recognized authorities to ECU to address subjects of public interest at the local, state or national level. Watkins is president of World Export Services Inc. and is a member of the Board of Regents for the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical Colleges.

For Evening of Honors & Recognition Sponsorship ticket information please visit: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

East Central University
04/05/2019

East Central University

In honor of Greek Discovery Day this weekend. #TBT #ECUTigers

East Central University
04/05/2019

East Central University

2019 ECU Evening of Honors and Recognition set for May 10
04/04/2019
2019 ECU Evening of Honors and Recognition set for May 10

2019 ECU Evening of Honors and Recognition set for May 10

East Central University's Foundation Hall will be the setting for the 2019 ECU Evening of Honors and Recognition on Friday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m. A reception will be held prior to the event at 6 p.m. Honored will be the 2019 distinguished alums, d...

We hope you enjoy the March 2019 ECU Campus Update! This edition is filled with student achievements, faculty promotion ...
03/29/2019

We hope you enjoy the March 2019 ECU Campus Update! This edition is filled with student achievements, faculty promotion and recognitions, alumni successes - plus a calendar for April activites.

Check out the full campus update here: http://ow.ly/ARXx30ofEXP

East Central University's Education Department
03/26/2019

East Central University's Education Department

Today outside of Science Hall a bench was dedicated to former College of Education and Psychology Dean, Dr. Bill Osborne. Thank you, Dr. Osborne, for all you have done for ECU. #OnceATiger #AlwaysATiger

Be sure to stop by the Plaza tomorrow for FREE T-Shirts and food!
03/26/2019

Be sure to stop by the Plaza tomorrow for FREE T-Shirts and food!

Mark your calendars for this informative event: Law Day on March 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “The Innocent Man? The Imp...
03/21/2019
Law Day

Mark your calendars for this informative event: Law Day on March 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “The Innocent Man? The Implications, The Impact, The Evolution.” http://ow.ly/IVHe30o3Tjr

Law Day will be held 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the ECU Foundation Hall inside the Chickasaw Business and Conference Center on ECU's campus. The topic is "The Innocent Man?

Happy first official day of Spring!
03/20/2019

Happy first official day of Spring!

Please join us in congratulating the 2019 ECU Distinguished Awards Honorees! For Evening of Honors ticket and sponsorshi...
03/20/2019

Please join us in congratulating the 2019 ECU Distinguished Awards Honorees! For Evening of Honors ticket and sponsorship pricing visit our website: https://www.ecok.edu/2019EOH

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
03/17/2019

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

East Central University
03/15/2019

East Central University

Let SPRING BREAK begin! Stay safe and enjoy some time off!

East Central University Foundation & Alumni's cover photo
03/15/2019

East Central University Foundation & Alumni's cover photo

It is with great sadness that we must share the news of the passing of ECU Alum, Mary Pauline “Polly” Lanoy. Lanoy a...
03/14/2019

It is with great sadness that we must share the news of the passing of ECU Alum, Mary Pauline “Polly” Lanoy.

Lanoy attended East Central University earning her Bachelor’s degree in 1951 and her Master’s degree in 1966. She was co-recipient, with her husband Leon, of the East Central University Hallie Brown Ford Award for Philanthropy in 2008. In 2009, they were inducted into the Educators Hall of Fame at ECU having completed 37 and 40 successful years as educators.

Services for Ms. Lanoy will take place today, Thursday, March 14 at 2 p.m. at Brown’s Funeral Chapel in Coalgate, Oklahoma.

East Central University
03/09/2019

East Central University

Our thoughts are with our fellow Tigers in Konawa during this tragic time.

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