Online Full-Term/Intensive Term I Registration Deadline

The final day to register for Spring Full-Term Online classes and Spring Intensive Term I Online classes is Wednesday, Jan. 23. Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 22.

Class Favorite Petitions

Petitions for ECCC Class Favorites will open on Tuesday, Jan. 22, and close on Friday, Jan. 25. Elections will be held the following week. For additional information, contact Dr. Amanda Walton, director of housing and student activities, at awalton@eccc.edu or 601-635-6213.

Meet the 2019 Tennis Teams

The 2019 ECCC men’s and women’s tennis teams will be introduced at halftime of the men’s basketball game vs. Southwest on Monday, Jan. 28, in Brackeen-Wood Gym on campus. Come out and meet this year’s Warrior and Lady Warrior tennis players coached by Jay Pacelli. The players will also be signing posters for fans in the lobby after the introduction. The 2019 softball team will be introduced at the basketball game against Gulf Coast on Jan. 31 and the baseball team at the game against Jones on Feb. 11.

Art Club Bake Sale Jan. 23

The ECCC Art Club is hosting a Bake Sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, in the East Mall area outside Mabry Cafeteria. All proceeds will go towards funding for the Art Club’s planned trips to Chicago and New Orleans for the Spring Semester.

ECCC Students for Life

ECCC Students for Life will meet at 12:10 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Thrash Auditorium (Room 60) in Newton Hall. Anyone interested in being an active force for pro-life issues is welcome. Learn how to be a “voice for the voiceless” and defend human life!

Spring Graduation Application Deadline

All students who are planning to receive a diploma and/or certificate this spring semester, must fill out a graduation application. Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m., Jan. 21, 2019, through 4 p.m., March 29, 2019. No applications will be accepted after that date. The application should be completed online using myEC. An Application for Graduation is required even if you do not plan to walk at the Commencement on May 3, 2019.

ECCC Book Club Meeting

The ECCC Book Club will have its first meeting of the semester on Monday, Jan.28, at Noon in the Burton Library. The Book Club meets monthly, and copies of the book are loaned to members at no cost. The first selection for 2019 is Angie Thomas’s The Hate You Give. Anyone interested should attend the meeting or contact Misty Smith at misty.smith@eccc.edu for more information.

Spring Success Center Hours

Students, come visit the ECCC Success Center located in Burton Library for free academic tutoring! The Spring 2019 tutoring schedule arranged by subject includes Accounting: Wednesday 11 a.m.-Noon; Anatomy & Physiology: Monday 3-4 p.m.; Art: Monday 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Biology: Monday 8:30-9:30 a.m. & 10:50-11:50 a.m./Tuesday 11 a.m.-Noon & 3-4 p.m.; Business: Wednesday 11 a.m.-Noon/Thursday 1:30-2:30 p.m.; Chemistry: Wednesday 11:50 a.m.-12:50 p.m.; Computer Science: Wednesday 2:30-3:30 p.m.; Economics: Thursday 1:30-2:30 p.m.; English: Tuesday 4:30-7:30 p.m./Wednesday 3-4 p.m.; First Aid & CPR: Thursday 8:20-9:20 a.m.; History: Tuesday 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m./Thursday 12:10-1:10 p.m.; Kinesiology: Thursday 8:20-9:20 a.m.; Math: Monday 2:30-3:30 p.m./Tuesday: 1:30-2:30 p.m. & 4:30-7:30 p.m./Wednesday: 2-3 p.m.; Microbiology: Monday 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Music: Tuesday 8-9 a.m. & 3:50-4:50 p.m./Thursday: 2-4:30 p.m.; Personal & Community Health: Thursday 8:20-9:20 a.m.; Physical Science/Physics: Tuesday 9:45-10:45 a.m.; Psychology: Thursday 8:30-9:30 a.m.; Public Speaking: Monday 9:30-10:30 a.m./Tuesday 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Recreational Leadership: Thursday 8:20-9:20 a.m.; Sociology: Monday 1-2 p.m.; Softball Theory: Thursday 8:20-9:20 a.m.; Theater: Tuesday 9:30-10:30 a.m.; WPS: Monday 3-4 p.m. For more information, contact Misty Smith at misty.smith@eccc.edu or 601-635-6346.

Cheerleading Stunt Clinics

Students interested in being on the 2019-20 Warrior co-ed cheerleading squad should attend stunt clinics to be held each Sunday beginning Jan. 20 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the South Campus Gym. For more information, contact cheerleader sponsor Pauline Karcher at pkarcher@eccc.edu.

Junior Days Materials

The college will host its annual Junior Days on Thursday and Friday, March 28-29, 2019. Nearly 1,400 high school juniors from across the five-county district are expected to be on campus those two days. Student Services has several activities and learning opportunities planned, including the annual Information Showcase from 12:15 to 1 p.m. both days in Brackeen-Wood Gym. If you need additional copies of existing materials that were designed and branded by the Office of Public Information, please have your Print Request Form to the Office of Public Information no later than Friday, March 1. If you need ECCC materials designed, branded, and printed, please have that information to the Office of Public Information no later than Friday, Feb. 15.

Charging Books in the Bookstore

Charging books and supplies to financial aid for MSVCC Online Full-Term and Intensive Term I classes will end on Jan. 25, 2019. Charging books and supplies to financial aid for Intensive Term II classes will begin on Feb. 18, 2019, and end on March 1, 2019. Charging books and supplies to financial aid for MSVCC Online Intensive Term II classes will begin on March 11, 2019, and end on March 15, 2019 (one week only). Charging clothes, laptops, electronics, and other items in the Bookstore to financial aid will begin on Jan. 14, 2019, and end on Feb. 15, 2019.

Baseball Manager Needed

The ECCC baseball team is looking for an additional male student manager. Those interested should contact Assistant Coach Chance Whitten at cwhitten@eccc.edu or 601-635-6226.

Men’s Soccer Open Tryout Feb. 15

An open tryout for the 2019 ECCC men’s soccer team will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, at Bailey Stadium. Players will need to bring their own equipment to workout in for the afternoon. All players will have to sign a waiver of liability in order to participate in the tryouts and provide a copy of a current physical. All prospective players are encouraged to complete a player profile ahead of time by visiting the Warrior Men’s Soccer web page at www.ecccathletics.com. There will be a $10 registration fee for those who do not register online in advance. For more information, contact Thompson at kthompson@eccc.edu.

Group Fitness Schedule for Spring Semester

Mondays: Zumba with Laquita, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., and Body Sculpt with Crystal, 5 to 5:45 p.m.
Tuesdays: HIIT with Crystal, 11:30 a.m. to Noon, and Circuit Training with Crystal, 5 to 5:45 p.m.
Wednesdays: Zumba with Laquita, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Thursdays: HIIT with Crystal, 11:30 a.m. to Noon.

Attention All Students

Students wishing to utilize MPACT for this semester should notify the Business Office as soon as possible. First-time ECCC students will need to provide a copy of their MPACT card or certificate to the Business Office.

Wesley Foundation News

Encounter, the weekly Bible study and fellowship time, is on Tuesdays at 8:30 p.m. in the Wesley Room. Tuesday Meals and Devotions is at 12:10 p.m. and meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday. Meet for a free lunch in the Wesley Room, followed by a speaker who will share a brief message.

Intramural Soccer Signup

Intramural soccer signup forms are available in the office of Dr. Amanda Walton, director of housing/student activities, in the Student Union Building. Forms are due by Thursday, Jan. 31. Play begins Monday, Feb. 4.

Intramural Volleyball
Schedule
Monday, Jan. 21

5:30 p.m.         Man City vs. Warriors Anonymous
6:15 p.m.         No Names vs. Tilted Towers
7:00 p.m.         Death at the Net vs. Indoor Sets
Wednesday, Jan. 23 (Double Elimination Championship Tournament)
5:30 p.m.         Seed 4 vs. Seed 5
6:15 p.m.         Seed 3 vs. Seed 6
7:00 p.m.         Winner Game 1 vs. Seed 1
Results
Monday, Jan. 14

Tilted Towers defeats Man City, 25-23, 25-27, 15-11
Indoor Sets defeats No Names, 25-19, 25-16
Death at the Net defeats Warriors Anonymous, 25-14, 25-12
Wednesday, Jan. 16
Man City defeats Indoor Sets, 15-25, 25-19, 15-12
Tilted Towers defeats Warriors Anonymous, 25-16, 25-18
Death at the Net defeats No Names, 25-23, 25-23
Standings
Team                                       Record
1. Death at the Net                 4-0
2. Indoor Sets                        3-1
3. Man City                              2-2
4. Tilted Towers                      2-2
5. No Names                           1-3
6. Warriors Anonymous          0-4

Upcoming Sports Events

Women’s Basketball vs. Meridian
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 5:30 p.m.
Campus

Men’s Basketball vs. Meridian
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Campus

Women’s Basketball @ Hinds
Thursday, Jan. 24, 5:30 p.m.
Utica

Men’s Basketball @ Hinds
Thursday, Jan. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Utica

Women’s Basketball vs. Southwest
Monday, Jan. 28, 5:30 p.m.
Campus

Men’s Basketball vs. Southwest
Monday, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Campus

Women’s Basketball vs. Gulf Coast
Thursday, Jan. 31, 5:30 p.m.
Campus

Men’s Basketball vs. Gulf Coast
Thursday, Jan. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Campus

Men’s/Women’s Tennis @ Marion Military
Friday, Feb. 1, 1 p.m.
Marion, Ala.