Entries by Joe Patterson

EGCC Gets $836K Grant for Training Center

Business Journal Daily https://businessjournaldaily.com/eastern-gateway-gets-836k-grant-for-training-center/ STEUBENVILLE, OH — Eastern Gateway Community College will use an $836,332 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to establish a new training center. The Tri-State Gateway to Growth Training Center will serve a 12-county region in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, Eastern Gateway President Jimmie Bruce said Tuesday after the funding […]

Eastern Gateway marks 10 years in Youngstown

By SEAN BARRON Correspondent The Tribune Chronicle https://www.tribtoday.com/news/local-news/2019/09/eastern-gateway-marks-10-years-in-youngstown/ YOUNGSTOWN — For several years, Jonathan Thomas has worked in the retail industry, but thanks to a decision to further his education, his career path forward has been brought into sharper focus. “Once I graduate, I hope to find a job in the paralegal field, then get […]

KSU announces grant, partnership with EGCC to streamline transfers

By Brandon Koziol WFMJ https://www.wfmj.com/story/41088539/ksu-announces-grant-partnership-with-egcc-to-streamline-transfers Kent State University has announced a grant to partner with Eastern Gateway Community College and other community colleges to make it easier for students to transfer there. Ascendium Education Group has awarded KSU a $1.09 million grant to partner with EGCC, Lorain County Community College and Columbus State Community College, […]

Conroy named women’s volleyball coach at Eastern Gateway Community College

By Dana Balash WFMJ https://www.wfmj.com/story/40975875/conroy-named-womens-volleyball-coach-at-eastern-gateway-community-college Women’s volleyball is coming to Eastern Community Gateway College in Youngstown, and Joe Conroy has been named to build the program which starts play next August. Conroy was the former coach of the Youngstown State women’s volleyball program for 13 years. His 188 victories are the most ever in program […]