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The 15th annual Eureka College Summer Choral Camp’s grand finale concert will be at 2 p.m. June 21 in Becker Auditorium in the Cerf Center at Eureka College. The concert is free and open to the public. Sixty high school students from 26 Illinois communities will perform following a week of intensive rehearsals. The repertoire will include Handel's "Hallelujah, Amen" from the oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus"; Z. Randall Stroope's "I Am Not Yours, How Lovely… Continue Reading »
Eureka College has awarded chemistry scholarships to incoming freshmen Jedediah Vance of Havana and Meagan Hanney of Sherman. Hanney is a daughter of Dawn Hanney of Sherman and attends Williamsville High School. She is enrolled in the college's pre-dentistry program. Vance is a son of Nancy Damon of Havana and attends Havana High School. He is enrolled in the college's pre-medicine program. The $1,000 Elizabeth Osman Scholarships recognize achievement in the study of chemistry.… Continue Reading »
The Eureka College Development and Alumni Office will host outings to three baseball games and a concert in Chicago this summer. The events are open to the public. The baseball games are a CornBelters game at 6 p.m. June 26 at The Corn Crib, Normal; a White Sox game at 7 p.m. July 21 at U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago; and a Peoria Chiefs game at 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at Dozer Park, Peoria. Cost… Continue Reading »
Eureka College has announced its dean's list for the spring semester of the 2013-2014 academic year. To be eligible, full-time students must maintain a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Included on the list are (alphabetically by hometowns): Continue Reading »
Eureka College President J. David Arnold has appointed EC Director of Athletics Steve Thompson interim Eureka women's basketball head coach, according to an announcement Monday. Thompson, who has appeared in four NCAA Division III Tournaments as a student-athlete and assistant coach, will be the 11th head coach in program history and begin his responsibilities immediately. "Steve's commitment to building a strong Eureka College athletics program is evident as he expands his responsibilities to include the… Continue Reading »