This award acknowledges students who have been recognized for excellence at their institution. The honorees have integrated academic excellence with other aspects of their lives, including leadership, athletics, community service, creative and performing arts, entrepreneurship or career achievement. These outstanding students were honored by SUNY Chancellor, Dr. Nancy Zimpher, at an awards ceremony.
USA Today and Phi Theta Kappa-the sponsors or the All-New York Academic Awards-recognize and encourage academic achievement. Phi Theta Kappa provides opportunities for individual growth and development by participating in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming.
The ECC Veteran’s Achievement Medal is awarded to a graduating veteran who has served honorably in the United States Military and has been recognized for his/her contributions to the college and community by their peers and professors. The student veteran who receives this award has also achieved excellence in academics as well as in servicing our community and has served this great nation with the highest of patriotic standards. The student that receives this award represents the contributions of our student veterans who have come before and will come after.
Students publish a collegewide newspaper, Student Voice, throughout the academic year, as well as works posted on the portal, "A Likely Story". Collectively, student publications provide students with learning opportunities through the exploration and expression of issues and ideas. These publications provide the college community with a students’ perspective of events, issues, and activities at the three campuses. In addition, these publications provide students with unique opportunities for personal and professional growth and development.