Eureka Students

Quick Service Announcement: Davenport PTO Carnival

The carnival is on Friday, March 13 from 5:30-8:30. If you would be able to come about 5:15 that would be awesome. They can always use people for ticket fillers, game watchers and raffle prize helper. If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Amber Harmon at or call at 309-467-2218.

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Service Announcement for Spring Break

There is a research project Restoring Eden is hosting in S. Chicago and N. Indiana next month in collaboration with researchers at the Indiana University’s School of Public Health. Due to some unexpected complications, we are behind in recruiting student volunteers willing to spend their spring break gathering health data in communities near the uncovered petcoke piles. This research is a continuation of four years of similar research in Appalachian that measured the health impacts of ultra fine particulate pollution on coalfield residents. The studies, IRB approved by WVU and Indiana University, have been published in five peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Community Health and the Journal of Rural Health amongst others.

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Spring Dining Survey

EC Food Service is asking you to take a few moments to complete a spring dining survey. At the end of the survey, you will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Casey’s Gift Card. Your time and honest opinions are appreciated.

Chili Cook-Off

Eureka College Women’s Board to hold chili cook-off

The Eureka College Women’s Board will hold a chili cook-off from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Terrill Rooms in the Cerf Center.
Cost is $3, which allows participants to vote for their three favorite chilies. Additional votes may be purchased for 50 cents.

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RA Applications Available for Fall 2015

RA Applications are now available for the upcoming fall semester!

If you are interested, please stop by the SPS Office to pick up an application. Applications are due to the SPS Office by 5pm on Friday, March 27th. Interviews will be held in April.

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Spring Break – Residence Halls Close!

Despite the cold weather, Spring Break is quickly approaching! All residence halls will close at 5pm on Friday, March 13th and reopen at 8am on Sunday, March 22nd. Students MUST vacate the residence halls during this time unless they have received prior approval.

If you need to request housing for any part of Spring Break, please stop by the SPS Office to fill out a Break Housing Request Form BEFORE noon on Friday, March 13th.

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2014 IRS 1098-T tax forms

2014 IRS 1098-T tax forms are now available via the SONISWEB student portal. Please log into SONISWEB and click the 1098-T link at the top of the page. You can open the 1098T tax form as a PDF document and then save or print it for your records. This is an important tax document that contains your tuition-related expenses in the 2014 calendar year.

If you do not remember your ID and/or PIN, you may request them online by clicking the appropriate link on the login page. (You will need an active EC e-mail account to receive the login info.) If you have any issues with your SONISWEB web portal, please contact IT Services at 6467 or by e-mail.

Printed IRS 1098-T forms will not be mailed. If you cannot save or print your own IRS 1098-T form for some reason or you have any other questions, please contact Tammy Crothers in the Business Office.

Common Read 2015-2016 Book Nomination Form

The Eureka College Common Read Program is based upon the assumption that all members of the Eureka College Community are part of the teaching/learning community. To this end, the FYE Program invites all members of the EC community to connect with each other through contemplation, conversation and community activities.

Download and return your book nomination to Dr. Joe Henry.

Yarn hour

Want to relax, be productive and get to know your coworkers during the lunch hour? There will be a yarn hour in the Gammon Room on Fridays from noon to 1:00. Please bring your lunch, relax, and work on a project. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend!


Books may be purchased and held for pick up on the EC Bookstore website. We were experiencing some problems earlier, but now seem to be solved. Check us out and compare prices. Alternatively, you may also try our rental affiliate, Skyo.

Meal Plan Balance and change in Commons dinner hours

Check your meal plan balance. It is very easy to do:

Log on to and register. Its as simple as that! You can see the daily log of when and where you have used meals and flex spending, plus the remaining balances on the account.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kathy Moore.