Media Relations

Michele Lehman
Coordinator of Media Relations

Violin, piano recital set for October 23 at EC

Violinist Marcia Henry Liebenow Pianist Andrea Molina Violinist Marcia Henry Liebenow and pianist Andrea Molina will present a Guest Artist Series recital at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 in McCallister Hall in the Chapel at Eureka College. The recital is free and open to the public. The program will feature "Sonata in A Major, Op. 12, No. 2" by Ludwig van Beethoven, "Fantasiestücke, Op. 73" by Robert Schumann, "Violin Sonata in E Major" by Paul Hindemith… Continue Reading »

Consul General of Ukraine, military assistant to President Reagan to speak at 25th anniversary of fall of Berlin Wall at EC

  Eureka College will observe the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall at a ceremony at 4 p.m. Nov. 7 in the Cerf Center. The ceremony is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. Reservations can be made by calling 877-892-7823, emailing or reserving online. Andriy Pravednyk, Consul General of Ukraine based at the Ukrainian Consulate in Chicago, will speak. Pravednyk has participated in the U.N. General Assembly,… Continue Reading »

African Americans’ early history at EC topic of presentation

  Eureka College history professor Junius Rodriguez will present "Bearing Witness in Extraordinary Times" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 in the Cerf Center at Eureka College. A reception will follow. The free, public presentation will trace the life stories and family histories of three African American students who enrolled at Eureka College in fall 1928. The students were part of the most racially diverse freshman class in the college's history up to that point. It… Continue Reading »

Local is homecoming royalty

  Homecoming royalty at Eureka College included, front row from left, Neal Buck, Brenna Baxter, Cody Hendricks, Sarah Hall, Ryan Miller and Meg Simpson and, back row from left, Sara Bergstrand, Ian Cummings, Blayne Jacobs, Isaac Ackerman, Grace Mahasi, J.D. Hasler, Isabella Anderson and Bobby Mathius. Eureka College students selected homecoming royalty during homecoming activities Sept. 28 through Oct. 4. Chosen as king and queen were seniors Sarah Hall of Peoria and Cody Hendricks of… Continue Reading »

Tree Walk at EC

  Join Kelly Allsup, U of I Extension horticulture educator on a stroll through this historic campus to identify and learn about several different specimens with notable characteristics in a fall landscape- from the beautiful colors of fall to the interesting fruits and barks that trees provide at this time of year. Allsup will also cover tree selection, tree care and tree issues that every gardener or homeowner may face. Join us at 4pm on… Continue Reading »