Category Archives: Eureka College News

Eureka College Baseball to Throw “Bowling for Baseball” Fundraiser

Jan 15 2019

EUREKA — Spring is coming, and the Eureka College baseball team is planning to throw a bowling fundraiser for its upcoming spring trip. Download the registration form The program’s “Bowling for Baseball” event will take place at Derer Lanes in Eureka on Saturday, Feb. 9. For $20 per person or $100 per teams of five, participants … Continue reading Eureka College Baseball to Throw “Bowling for Baseball” Fundraiser


Del Quentin Wilber, Author of Rawhide Down, to Deliver Keynote Address at Eureka College Reagan Birthday Dinner

Jan 10 2019

EUREKA, Ill. — With the 108th anniversary of President Ronald W. Reagan’s birthday approaching, Eureka College has announced that Los Angeles Times journalist and author Del Quentin Wilber will be the keynote speaker at this year’s annual dinner. The event, which will take place Wednesday, Feb. 6, will be held at the Donald B. Cerf … Continue reading Del Quentin Wilber, Author of Rawhide Down, to Deliver Keynote Address at Eureka College Reagan Birthday Dinner


Eureka College to Host Campus-Wide Service Project For MLK Day

Dec 17 2018

EUREKA – Eureka College staff and students will participate in a campus-wide day of service as part of Martin Luther King Day on Jan. 21, 2019. The College aspires for the involvement of at least 200 members of the campus community to collect items to put together 500 hygiene kits in support of efforts by … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Campus-Wide Service Project For MLK Day


Eureka College Founders Week Slated For Feb. 4-8, 2019

Dec 17 2018

EUREKA – Eureka College will celebrate its annual Founders Day with a week-long celebration from Feb. 4-8. Events throughout the week include the annual Founders Day Convocation on Thursday, Feb. 7 and an exhibit showcasing two of the College’s Founders and ideals and how 1932 graduate Ronald Reagan lived up to those ideals. The Founders … Continue reading Eureka College Founders Week Slated For Feb. 4-8, 2019


Eureka College to Host Ryan Sallans For “Scouting the Unknown” Nov. 27

Nov 08 2018

EUREKA – The Eureka College Arts and Lectures Board will host renowned transgender speaker and author Ryan Sallans for his presentation “Scouting the Unknown” on Tuesday, Nov. 27 in Becker Auditorium at 7 p.m. The event is open to the community with free admission for Eureka College students, faculty and staff. Sallans’s presentations and writings … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Ryan Sallans For “Scouting the Unknown” Nov. 27



Introducing the “Uniquely Eureka Promise”

Oct 17 2018

PEORIA, Ill. – Peoria Promise Foundation celebrated its 10-year anniversary this past Saturday evening. An incredible evening that included world-famous Michael Israel, live entertainment, art auction and raffles. The night also was the platform for a joint announcement from Dr. Jamel Wright and Dr. Sheila Quirk-Bailey, unveiling the new “Uniquely Eureka Promise” program, a Tuition-Free … Continue reading Introducing the “Uniquely Eureka Promise”


Reagan Biographer Bob Spitz to Visit Eureka College Oct. 16

Oct 11 2018

EUREKA – The Ronald W. Reagan Society of Eureka College will host Bob Spitz, the author of Reagan: An American Journey for a presentation and book signing on Tuesday, Oct. 16 beginning at 7 p.m. in the Terrill Rooms of the Donald B. Cerf Center. During his presentation, Spitz will share his absorbing, richly detailed chronicle … Continue reading Reagan Biographer Bob Spitz to Visit Eureka College Oct. 16


Eureka College to Host 2019 Travel Webinar

Aug 20 2018

EUREKA — Eureka College Director of Alumni Relations Shellie Schwanke and Collette travel expert Brian Higgins will co-host an informational webinar on Aug. 28 at 4:30 p.m. about an international travel opportunity to London, Normandy, and Paris in September of 2019. The trip will focus on the historical sites of World War II commemorating the … Continue reading Eureka College to Host 2019 Travel Webinar


Eureka College Faculty Member Collaborates on Personality Study

May 24 2018

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College Assistant Professor of Psychology Alexander B. Swan has collaborated with a California marketing professor on a research publication “Deeply Confusing: Conflating Difficulty With Deep Revelation on Personality Assessment” in an effort to identify why individuals complete popular “personality type” assessments and what makes the ensuing results so compelling. Swan, with California Polytechnic … Continue reading Eureka College Faculty Member Collaborates on Personality Study