Media Relations

Michele Lehman
Coordinator of Media Relations
309-467-6318
mlehman@eureka.edu

Classical guitarist Jason Vieaux to perform at EC Sept. 7

  Jason Vieaux will perform a recital of classical guitar music at 3 p.m. Sept. 7 in the Chapel at Eureka College. Admission is $20 or $10 for students. The program will include "Variations on a Theme of Mozart, Op. 9" by Fernando Sor, "Lute Suite No. 1 in e minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach, several works by Isaac Albeniz, "Jongo" by Paulo Bellinati, "Drei Tentos" by Hans Werner Henze, "In a Sentimental Mood" by… Continue Reading »

EC art exhibit features works made from found objects

Cocoon Tree An exhibit titled "Off Trail" consisting of works made of natural and found objects by Mundelein artist Doug DeWitt will be displayed Aug. 25 through Sept. 26 in Burgess Hall Art Gallery at Eureka College. An artist's reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 6 in the gallery. The works, DeWitt said, are material mutations in which harmony and regeneration exist primarily through decay. "The work represents landscapes whose physical materials… Continue Reading »

EC concert to benefit St. Jude patients

  A concert to benefit patients at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Midwest Affiliate in Peoria will be at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30 in the Cerf Center at Eureka College. The concert, organized by the Delta Sigma Phi social fraternity at Eureka College, will benefit the Lexi Wendel Foundation. Tickets are $5 at the door. Performers will be Eureka College students and their family members and friends, including Tom Brewer and his sister, Katy; Jake… Continue Reading »

Spiritual resources for conservation in Tibet is topic of EC religion colloquium

Bob Moseley of Congerville, the director of conservation programs at The Nature Conservancy in Illinois, will present "The Sacred Geography of Tibetan Buddhism and its Significance for Nature Conservation" at the Eureka College Garrison Theology Colloquium from 12:30 to 1:30 pm September 25 in the East Room in Dickinson Commons, 300 E. College Ave. The free forum for Eureka College faculty, staff and students; area ministers; and the public will draw from Moseley's book "Khawa… Continue Reading »

EC announces theater season

  The Eureka College Theater Department has announced its productions for the 2014–2015 academic year. First up will be "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 2-4 at 7:30 p.m. Eureka College theater professor Holly Rocke will direct, with musical direction by Laura Weaver Hughes. The musical comedy is based on the comic strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz. The action follows the antics of Charlie Brown, Sally, Lucy, Linus, Schroeder and… Continue Reading »