• October 25, 2020

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El Paso Community College recognized by American Philosophical Association

El Paso Community College (EPCC) Philosophy Club is being recognized by the American Philosophical Association (APA) for their service to the borderland. “The EPCC Philosophy Club members willingly use their time, not for a grade, but because they are eager to discuss ways in which they can improve their border community,” club officials shared. “Even though the […]Read More

EPCC Celebrates the Written Word via virtual Literary Fiesta for

This weekend, El Paso Community College (EPCC) will be hosting their 12th Annual Literary Fiesta, with a virtual two-day event. The yearly event is for the community to appreciate literary work and celebrate writers.  As always, the event will feature book readings, bestselling authors, artists, comic books, publishing tips, and more. Officials say all events […]Read More

El Paso Community College Honors Hispanic Mentors

The El Paso Community College (EPCC) Hispanic Heritage Committee hosted a Mentor’s Recognition on Friday, September 25 as part of series of the 19th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. This year’s theme is Hispanics: Be Proud of your Past and Embrace the Future. “The Diversity and Inclusion Programs Office strives to foster and promote cultural awareness and […]Read More

El Paso Community College kicks off month-long celebration of Hispanic

The El Paso Community College (EPCC) Hispanic Heritage Committee will host a series of events for the 19th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. This year’s theme is: Hispanics: Be Proud of your Past and Embrace the Future. The kick-off for the month-long celebration will be on September 16, the Mentor’s Recognition on September 25, and it ends […]Read More

EPCC Wins HEED Award for 8th Year in a Row

El Paso Community College (EPCC) received the 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. “El Paso Community College is proud of our efforts to always be at the forefront of diversity and inclusion.” Dr. William Serrata, EPCC President said. “The HEED Award validates the college’s hard work to champion diversity and […]Read More

El Paso Community College extends Fall Registration to August 31st

Thursday afternoon, officials with El Paso Community College announced that they would extend registration dates for the Fall semester through August 31st as well as is expanding the hours of its virtual registration, financial aid, advising and other offices. “While many things are uncertain in our lives right now, one thing that is certain is the jobs […]Read More

EPCC ranked among best in nation for Latino student enrollment,

In the battle against equity gaps in education, a recent national report ranks El Paso Community College (EPCC) among the best nationally for helping Latino students graduate. According to recently released data by Excelencia in Education, EPCC ranks #1 for the number of associate degrees earned by Latino students and is #2 in enrollment of […]Read More

UTEP, TTUHSC El Paso, NMSU, EPCC, DACC unite to encourage

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), New Mexico State University, El Paso Community College and Doña Ana Community College are uniting efforts to encourage the community to donate blood and save lives. A combined goal of 100 pints of blood is set for […]Read More

EPCC President releases letter on hatred, racism and challenges facing

Wednesday morning, officials with El Paso Community College released a letter written by EPCC President William Serrata, Ph.D to the community regarding George Floyd’s death, the August 3rd Walmart Massacre, bigotry and racism. Below is Dr. Serrata’s complete letter. Dear College Community, On August 3rd of last year, our community experienced violence and being a target of […]Read More