Alumni Events



You’re Invited: Alumni Basketball Gatherings Home Game Events Planned

The Alumni/Development Team and Athletics have some great games and gatherings planned in the new year! Why don’t you plan to join us?

Celebrate Coach Wilde’s 10 Years of Service to Eureka College!
Join us Saturday, January 21st as we honor Coach Wilde and his incredible contributions to Eureka College. The women play at 1pm and the men are scheduled to tip-off at 3pm. We will honor Coach Wilde on the court between games. Cash bar and snacks will be provided in the Hall of Fame room. Arrive early and enjoy some old friends and a great basketball game.
Basketball Alumni Appreciation Day!
Celebrate our outstanding basketball alumni on Saturday, February 11 during the Women’s and Men’s Basketball games vs Greenville, 1 &  3pm  with post-game reception in the Athletic Hall of Fame Room. 
RSVPs requested at or 877-892-7823.

Eureka College Alumni and Friends Florida Gatherings

Florida in February

Orlando Area Luncheon hosted by Rev. Keith Elliott ’55
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

9000 Bay Hill Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819
Come enjoy good company, a wonderful lunch and an update on college affairs in a beautiful setting.
Cost is $30 per person.
More information on additional February Florida gatherings will be announced in the next issue of Maroon & Gold.
RSVP  by calling 877-892-7823 or emailing us by February 6, 2017.

Spring Training in Phoenix 2017 Dates Announced

Mark your calendars for a three day St. Patty’s Day weekend celebration of America’s favorite past-time in Glendale, Arizona, including such iconic teams as the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs, LA Dodgers and Chicago White Sox!
Eureka College alumni will gather again for the 3rd annual Spring Training Weekend in Phoenix, Arizona for games at Camelback Ranch, home of the Chicago White Sox and LA Dodgers. The Alumni Office has secured tickets for the March 16th Chicago Cubs at LA Dodgers game, the March 17th Chicago Cubs  at Chicago White Sox game,  and the March 18th LA Dodgers at Chicago White Sox game.  Contact Shellie at for details.

Details are below:

March 16
Chicago Cubs at LA Dodgers
Bull Pen Patio Seating
$45 each

March 17
Chicago Cubs  at Chicago White Sox
Bullpen Patio Seating
$45 each
March 18 LA Dodgers at Chicago White Sox
$64 each
Deck 1B -Shade Suite
Ticket price includes Camelback Ranch Admission to each game and ballpark cuisine. Travel & accommodations are the responsibility of the attendees.  Call 877-892-7823 or email for more information.



Eureka College alumni Spain

Spain’s Classics

March 18–28, 2017

Explore Seville, Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo with Eureka College Alumni and Friends.

Experience Spain’s colorful pageant of art, history and culture. Set against a backdrop that spans sunny Mediterranean shores and grand mountain ranges, this stunning destination is dotted with white pueblos, groves of oranges and olives. Explore the priceless treasures of the Royal Palace, Europe’s 2nd largest palace. Visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, resplendent with Moorish regal flair. See the Cathedral of Seville, the 3rd largest in the world. Enjoy reserved seating at a flamenco show and feel the passion of this famous dance. Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Become part of an authentic “paella experience,” and learn how this rice dish is made and where it originated. Marvel at Valencia’s “City of Arts & Sciences.” See how precious lladro figurines are made by hand. View Antonio Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces, including La Sagrada Famila. Spain beckons. Read an overview or get the full details.

Contact Shellie at or call 877-892-7823 for more information.