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Eureka College to Host Criminal Justice Workshop Thursday

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College will host a workshop for 50 students from the Bloomington High School Area Vocational Program on Thursday, Feb. 23. Students will arrive at 8 a.m. and be divided into teams before participating in an all-day crime-scene processing activity. The event was coordinated by Eureka College Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Criminal Justice Workshop Thursday



Eureka College’s Second American Opportunity Index Largely Unchanged

  EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College presented its findings of the second “American Opportunity Index”, a national survey gauging voters on the concepts of freedom and the opportunity to pursue their dreams. Results from the 2017 Index illustrate respondents’ current views on the concept of American Opportunity is at 67 percent of its full potential, … Continue reading Eureka College’s Second American Opportunity Index Largely Unchanged


Eureka College to Introduce Bold Commitments with the “The Uniquely Eureka Advantage”

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will introduce “The Uniquely Eureka Advantage”, a program that will begin in fall 2017 and features bold commitments including graduation in four years, a four-year tuition freeze, an experiential learning award to all new students and opportunities to study abroad and participate in campus activities. All incoming new students who … Continue reading Eureka College to Introduce Bold Commitments with the “The Uniquely Eureka Advantage”


Eureka College Founders Day Convocation Set For Feb. 3

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will host its annual Founders Day Convocation on Friday, Feb. 3 beginning at 4 p.m. at Becker Auditorium inside the Donald B. Cerf Center. Dr. D. Newell Williams, President of Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, will serve as guest speaker at the event. Eureka College was incorporated on Feb. 6, … Continue reading Eureka College Founders Day Convocation Set For Feb. 3


White House Historical President to Speak at Eureka College

EUREKA, Ill. – White House Historical Association President Stewart D. McLaurin will be the guest speaker at a dinner in honor of the 106th anniversary of the birthday of President Ronald W. Reagan, a graduate of the class of 1932, on Friday, Feb. 3 at the Donald B. Cerf Center on the campus of Eureka College. A cocktail hour is … Continue reading White House Historical President to Speak at Eureka College


Eureka College Dining Services Receives National Honor

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College Dining Services has been chosen as a Sodexo national top 25 site across its Universities Segment, according to a satisfaction survey completed by Eureka College students during the Fall 2016 semester. Sodexo serves more than 500 colleges and universities in the United States, placing Eureka’s survey results among the top five percent nationally.  Eureka received … Continue reading Eureka College Dining Services Receives National Honor


Eureka College Announces Fall 2016 Dean’s List

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College has announced 180 Dean’s List honorees for the Fall 2016 semester. “We are proud of the success of our students,” Eureka College Provost Daniel Blankenship said. “We are pleased to recognize them for their achievement through the Dean’s List.” To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must be full-time, … Continue reading Eureka College Announces Fall 2016 Dean’s List


Becky Duffield Receives Eureka College Staff Recognition Award

EUREKA, Ill. – Becky Duffield, an administrative assistant in the Eureka College Office of Student Life, has been selected as the College’s 2016 recipient of the Staff Recognition Award. Duffield was honored by Eureka College President Jamel Santa Cruze Wright at EC’s annual holiday dinner earlier this month. Duffield began at EC in August of … Continue reading Becky Duffield Receives Eureka College Staff Recognition Award


Eureka College’s Lambda Chi Alpha Food Drive a Success

  EUREKA, Ill. — The Eureka College chapter of Lambda Chi Alpha donated more than 1,600 pounds of canned food to the Eureka Area Food Pantry as part of the “Lambda Chi Alpha Food Drive”, Wednesday. The food drive, organized through a partnership with national hunger-relief organization “Feeding America”, is the fraternity’s marquee philanthropic event … Continue reading Eureka College’s Lambda Chi Alpha Food Drive a Success