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Eureka College and Quest Charter Academy to Establish Partnership

  PEORIA, Ill. — Eureka College and Quest Charter Academy in Peoria, Ill. will sign a memorandum of understanding that will further enhance Quest’s goal of preparing students for success in college and skilled careers. The signing is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26 at 3 p.m. at Quest Charter Academy at 2503 N. University in … Continue reading Eureka College and Quest Charter Academy to Establish Partnership



EC Communication Majors, Boys and Girls Club Partner to Host Dodgeball Tournament

  PEORIA, Ill. — To kick off spring, Eureka College communication majors have partnered with the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Peoria to host a dodgeball tournament. The fundraising event, Donate to Dodge, will happen on Saturday, April 22 at Quest Charter Academy High School located at 2503 N. University St. in Peoria. Participation … Continue reading EC Communication Majors, Boys and Girls Club Partner to Host Dodgeball Tournament


Janelle Reents to Deliver May 2017 Eureka College Commencement Address

  EUREKA, Ill. – Janelle Reents, a 1992 graduate of Eureka College and President of Monical Pizza Corporation, will serve as Eureka College’s May 2017 commencement speaker on Saturday, May 6 at the Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center. Reents has led Monical’s Pizza as President since May 2008, the fifth President in company history and … Continue reading Janelle Reents to Deliver May 2017 Eureka College Commencement Address


Eureka College Leadership Capstone Class Hosting Postgraduate Skills Seminar

  EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College’s leadership capstone course will be hosting a seminar an evening workshop to help their peers acquire necessary postgraduate skills on April 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cerf Center at Eureka College. The event is open to the community. The seminar will have three breakout workshops focused on different … Continue reading Eureka College Leadership Capstone Class Hosting Postgraduate Skills Seminar


Eureka College Students to Walk April 8 to Benefit Sub-Saharan Africa Water Projects

  EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College students invite the public to join them in carrying buckets of water from Lake Eureka to the college campus to raise funds and awareness for the sub-Saharan Africa Water Project. The Water Walk is April 8 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Participants will walk from the Burgess Avenue parking … Continue reading Eureka College Students to Walk April 8 to Benefit Sub-Saharan Africa Water Projects


Eureka College Announces Alumni Awards Recipients

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College has announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Alumni Awards. Dan Harrod ’67 will receive the Alumni Award of Merit, Barb Arganbright Wickness ’73 will receive the Alumni Board President’s Award for Service, Tom Cassidy ’80 has been chosen for the Alumni Award of Achievement and Mark Rutledge ’06 has … Continue reading Eureka College Announces Alumni Awards Recipients


Eureka College Students Elevate Learning in Practical Learning Experience

EUREKA, Ill. –The Eureka Public Library will host an open mic poetry night competition to be held Thursday, April 13th beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Eureka Public Library and will be followed by a book signing by host and published local poet Aozora Brockman.   Eureka College communication students partnered with the Eureka Public … Continue reading Eureka College Students Elevate Learning in Practical Learning Experience


Reagan Biographer Craig Shirley to Visit Eureka College April 5

EUREKA, Ill. – Author Craig Shirley will visit Eureka College on Wednesday, April 5 for the third installment of the The 2017 Ronald W. Reagan Society Book Series to present Reagan Rising: The Decisive Years, 1976–1980 at 7 p.m. inside the Donald B. Cerf Center on the campus of Eureka College. Shirley — called “the best of … Continue reading Reagan Biographer Craig Shirley to Visit Eureka College April 5


Theologian Jim Wallis to Speak at Eureka College April 7

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College will be co-host “Jim Wallis Speaks: America’s Original Sin and Braving the Beloved Community” with Jim Wallis on Friday, April 7 at 1 p.m. inside Becker Auditorium on the campus of Eureka College. His lecture will focus on his book, America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to … Continue reading Theologian Jim Wallis to Speak at Eureka College April 7