Eureka College to Host Reagan Memorial Ceremony June 5


EUREKA, Ill. — The Ronald W. Reagan Society of Eureka College will recognize the 13th anniversary of Reagan’s death at the annual Ronald Reagan Memorial ceremony at 9 a.m. on Monday, June 5 at the Reagan Peace Garden on the campus of Eureka College. Eureka College Professor Emeritus of English Dr. Loren Logsdon will be the keynote speaker.

The ceremony is free and open to the public.  Attendees are encouraged to RSVP by calling (309) 467-6319 or emailing The Ronald W. Reagan Society supports Eureka College programs that promote the leadership lessons the 1932 graduate learned at Eureka College.

Logsdon graduated from Eureka College in 1958. He later served the EC faculty for more than three decades and has long been a pillar of the campus community.

“We are honored to have Dr. Logsdon be the speaker at this year’s service,” Eureka College Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Reagan Society spokesperson Mike Murtagh said. “Dr. Logsdon has made a difference in the lives of many Eureka College graduates. He is a masterful storyteller. Loren’s reflections on the importance of the leadership lessons of Ronald Reagan will be insightful.”

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