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Katherine Tellez
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EC awards degrees in December ceremony

  Seniors were awarded bachelor's degrees from Eureka College in winter graduation exercises Dec. 13. They are: Summa cum laude Chatsworth: Dylan Stork, degree in special education with teacher license; Streator: Patrick Chismarick, degree in criminal justice and sociology. Magna cum laude East Peoria: Colin Crippen, degree in elementary education…

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EC receives national recognition for community service

  For the fourth consecutive year, Eureka College has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for exemplary community service. The Corporation for National and Community Service and the U.S. Department of Education gives the recognition to institutions of higher education for their support of volunteering,…

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Sarah Jiter receives EC staff award

Sarah Jiter of Normal received the Eureka College staff recognition award at the annual holiday dinner for faculty and staff Dec. 12. Jiter is assistant dean of first-year programs. She has been employed at the college since 2008. She received a bachelor’s degree in theater arts and drama from Eureka…

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Beef cattle genetics topic of EC presentation

  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…

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Redemption through film topic of EC presentation

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…

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