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The Eureka College Chamber Singers will present their 26th annual Renaissance Christmas Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 5 and 6 in the Terrill Rooms in the Cerf Center. The Chamber Singers will provide music and entertainment, including secular vocal music of the 16th century along with traditional carols celebrating the Christmas season. The dinner will include a salad of mixed greens, carved ham, chicken Chablis, rosemary potatoes, seasoned whole green beans with bacon, sunflower… Continue Reading »
Eureka College associate professor of business Harry Fisher will present "Aberdeen Angus Genetics: Developing Sustainable Beef Cattle" at 3:15 p.m. Dec. 3 in the Gammon Room in Melick Library. It is free and open to the public. Fisher will identify the genetics that consistently produce cows that will provide a profitable operation. "Sustainable beef cattle is centered on the cow having strong maternal characteristics," Fisher said. "The most important factor in determining profitability in… Continue Reading »
How religion and film can be allies in promoting the common good in society is the topic of the Eureka College E. Royal F. Humbert Lecture on Religion and Culture Nov. 20. Marjorie Suchocki, professor emerita at Claremont School of Theology, Claremont, Calif., will present "Religion, Film and 'Pieces of April': Allies in Reflecting and Transforming the Culture" at 7:30 p.m. in the Cerf Center. The event is free and open to the public. A… Continue Reading »
Former U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz will be named an Honorary Ronald Reagan Fellow at Eureka College, and the college will create a permanent endowment fund in his name. The ceremony will take place at a dinner Nov. 18 at a private residence in San Francisco, where the George P. Shultz Scholarship will be announced. The scholarship will support the Ronald W. Reagan Fellows, who receive full-tuition scholarships to attend Eureka College. For information… Continue Reading »
The Eureka College Chorale and Chamber Singers will present their fall concert at 4 p.m. Nov. 16 in Becker Auditorium in the Cerf Center. The concert is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. The program will include music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, George Frideric Handel, Z. Randall Stroope, Jim Papoulis and George Kirbye and arrangements by Paul Christiansen, Greg Gilpin, Kirby Shaw and Ryan O’Connell. Music professor Joseph Henry will… Continue Reading »