Category Archives: Ask the Experts


Q&A With Assistant Dean of Admissions/Transfer Coordinator Chris Robinson

By Jack Cascone Chris Robinson serves Eureka College as the Assistant Dean of Admissions and the Transfer Coordinator. I caught up with Chris and we discussed his journey as a non-traditional transfer student and his job which helps transfer students find a home at Eureka College. What was your experience as a student, specifically as … Continue reading Q&A With Assistant Dean of Admissions/Transfer Coordinator Chris Robinson


At Eureka, “The Proof is in the Doing”

By Mike Murtagh. I am often asked, ‘What is the difference between Eureka College and other schools?’ It’s a great question and I often have a quick answer. I tell people it’s all about the doing. It’s a small word and it’s not found on any college standardized test but, its importance cannot be overstated. … Continue reading At Eureka, “The Proof is in the Doing”


Ways Eureka College Alums Can Re-Engage With Their Alma Mater

Eureka College Alumni Pregame Basketball Gatherings Cheer on the Red Devils and reconnect with classmates, fraternity brothers, sorority sisters and friends at Alumni basketball gatherings. We host several pregame festivities during the EC men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Join us right here in the Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena or in St. Louis or Chicago! We … Continue reading Ways Eureka College Alums Can Re-Engage With Their Alma Mater


Q&A With International Admissions Counselor Stella Wang

By Jack Cascone Stella Wang is one of Eureka College’s new admissions counselors and is also the first international counselor for EC. This week I interviewed Stella to catch up and examine her role in the admissions office and how she plans to help potential international students. What is your role at Eureka College? My … Continue reading Q&A With International Admissions Counselor Stella Wang


Q&A with Freshman Admissions Counselor Austin Blair

By Jack Cascone Recently we interviewed freshman Admissions Counselor, Austin Blair. The Admissions team at Eureka College is responsible for almost every step in getting new students to campus. Admissions Counselors travel throughout America searching for students who would excel at EC. They are responsible for setting new students on the best path so that … Continue reading Q&A with Freshman Admissions Counselor Austin Blair



“Do Good, Eat Well” Topic of Spring Lecture at Eureka College on April 10

EUREKA, Ill. — Terra Brockman will give a public lecture entitled, “Do Good, Eat Well,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 10, at Becker Auditorium in Eureka College’s Cerf Center. “We are honored to have Terra Brockman, an acclaimed author, speaker, and founder of The Land Connection, on our campus,” said Samantha Broms, president of the … Continue reading “Do Good, Eat Well” Topic of Spring Lecture at Eureka College on April 10


Classic Film Seminar Will Show “Sullivan’s Travels” March 25

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will screen the 1941 film Sullivan’s Travels as part of a special first-ever classic film seminar on Saturday, March 25 at 12 p.m. inside Pritchard Theatre. Marc Eliot, the New York Times best-selling author of more than a dozen books on popular culture, will provide commentary at the event. Eliot, who … Continue reading Classic Film Seminar Will Show “Sullivan’s Travels” March 25


“Fake News” Panel Discussion to Take Place at Eureka College March 27, 2017

EUREKA, Ill. — Melick Library at Eureka College will sponsor a multidisciplinary panel discussion titled “Fake News”: What it is and Why It Matters on Monday, March 27, 2017 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Terrill Rooms at Eureka College’s Cerf Center. The panel will include Dr. Junius Rodriguez, Professor of History, Dr. … Continue reading “Fake News” Panel Discussion to Take Place at Eureka College March 27, 2017