Media Relations

Michele Lehman
Coordinator of Media Relations

Eleanor Stewart named EC Lincoln Laureate

Eleanor "Ella" Stewart of Holyoke, Colo., was selected as Eureka College's recipient of the 2014 Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Laureate Award. The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement, campus leadership and extracurricular activities among Illinois college and university seniors. Stewart will attend an awards ceremony at the Old State Capitol,…

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Central American child refugees topic of EC presentation

A New York attorney who specializes in child welfare cases will present "The Children at Our Door: Unaccompanied Minors from Central America" at Eureka College Nov. 10. Margaret Burt will speak about her experiences assisting several unaccompanied and undocumented youths who have navigated U.S. court systems to find safe homes…

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EC students to trick-or-treat for UNICEF

  Eureka College students will trick-or-treat for UNICEF from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 in Eureka. "Students want to support the United Nations Children's Fund because it is a great cause and can supply useful items to children who cannot afford them," said sophomore Lindsey Bertrand of Piper City,…

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High school students’ 10-minute plays to be performed at EC

Ten Illinois high school students will see their original plays performed at the 2nd annual Illinois High School 10-Minute Play Festival at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21–22 in Pritchard Theatre at Eureka College. The productions, which will be performed and directed by Eureka College directing students, were selected as winners in…

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