Category Archives: Eureka College News

Eureka College Selects Quartet of Reagan Leadership Fellows

Mar 21 2019

EUREKA —  Eureka College has selected four incoming freshmen from the class of 2023 as Reagan Fellows in the Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program. The new Reagan Fellows are Grace Conrad of Princeville, Illinois, Nathaniel Garard of Gibson City, Illinois, Peyton Grantham of Metamora, Illinois, and Garrett Hedican of Gridley, Illinois. They were chosen out of … Continue reading Eureka College Selects Quartet of Reagan Leadership Fellows


Introducing Eureka College Connect: Eureka College Announces Launch of New Mobile App

Mar 20 2019

EUREKA — Eureka College is proud to introduce you to Eureka College Connect — a new mobile app that keeps everyone in the Eureka College community connected. Students, faculty/staff, parents, transfer students, alums, Board of Trustee and community members alike can download the app on any IOS 6.0 and above or Android devices 4.0.3 and … Continue reading Introducing Eureka College Connect: Eureka College Announces Launch of New Mobile App


Eureka College Students to Provide Spring Cleanup for Community with 11th Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Project

Mar 14 2019

EUREKA – For the 11th straight year, Eureka College students will hold a community service project to provide Eureka residents and organizations with free spring cleanup. The Maroon and Gold Projects service day will be on April 27 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Since its inception, approximately 500 students have assisted approximately 120 residents and … Continue reading Eureka College Students to Provide Spring Cleanup for Community with 11th Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Project


EC Students Alliance for Greener Environments to Host SAGE Fest

Mar 14 2019

EUREKA — Eureka College’s Students Alliance for Greener Environments is throwing a new outdoor festival for the campus and community to enjoy. The first annual SAGE Fest will be held on the Ben Major lawn of the EC campus on Saturday, April 6, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event is open to the public … Continue reading EC Students Alliance for Greener Environments to Host SAGE Fest


Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host On The Basis of Sex Showing

Mar 13 2019

EUREKA – In support of Women’s History Month, the Eureka College Arts and Lecture Board plans to host a showing of the 2018 film On the Basis of Sex in Becker Auditorium of the Donald B. Cerf Center on Thursday, March 28. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will be followed by a lunch discussion … Continue reading Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host On The Basis of Sex Showing


National Geographic Explorer, Crocodile Expert to Speak at EC Jackson Day Lecture

Mar 12 2019

EUREKA – The Eureka College Science and Mathematics Division is celebrating the legacy of late EC alumnus and chemistry professor William Thomas Jackson this year by welcoming renowned National Graphic explorer and crocodile expert Dr. Matthew Shirley to campus to speak at his honorary event. The 65th annual William Thomas Jackson Lecture will take place … Continue reading National Geographic Explorer, Crocodile Expert to Speak at EC Jackson Day Lecture


Eureka College to Host “Run with Reagan 2019” April 13

Mar 07 2019

EUREKA — For the seventh consecutive year, the Eureka College Office of Development and Alumni Relations is inviting individuals to come to the Eureka College campus and participate in “Run with Reagan” on Saturday, April 13. This year’s event, which welcomes participants of all ages, will begin with a 400-meter Kids Dash at 8 a.m., … Continue reading Eureka College to Host “Run with Reagan 2019” April 13


Eureka College to Host Teen Jamboree Conference March 13

Mar 05 2019

EUREKA – While the majority of its students are away on spring break, Eureka College will welcome high school freshmen from Woodford County to campus for its annual Teen Jamboree Conference. The event — which is sponsored by Eureka College, ThinkFirst Program: OSF Illinois Neurological Institute. University of Illinois Extension – Woodford County, Woodford County … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Teen Jamboree Conference March 13


EC Trustee Anna Palmer to Speak at Women’s Empowerment Luncheon

Feb 26 2019

EUREKA — The Eureka College Arts and Lecture Board, the Eureka College Women’s Board and the Office of Alumni and Development will host a Women’s Empowerment Luncheon on Wednesday, March 6, at 11:45 am in the Terrill Rooms of the Donald B. Cerf Center.   The luncheon will feature Eureka College Alumna and current Trustee Anna … Continue reading EC Trustee Anna Palmer to Speak at Women’s Empowerment Luncheon


Paul Kengor, Author of A Pope and a President, to Speak at Eureka College March 7

Feb 21 2019

For its next event of 2019, the Ronald W. Reagan Society of Eureka College is hosting author Paul Kengor for a presentation on his latest book, A Pope and A President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century. Kengor, a professor of political science and executive director of … Continue reading Paul Kengor, Author of A Pope and a President, to Speak at Eureka College March 7