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What Happens After Graduation? Your Guide to Becoming Eureka College Alumni

May 10 2018

The dust has finally settled on the 2017-18 academic year at Eureka College. On May 5, more than 130 students earned their degrees and joined the ranks of nearly 8,000 EC alumni as part of the 157th Commencement ‘Neath the Elms. So what now? The journey at Eureka College for those that graduated Saturday doesn’t … Continue reading What Happens After Graduation? Your Guide to Becoming Eureka College Alumni


What to Expect at Eureka College Orientation

Apr 30 2018

By Jack Cascone Coming to campus for the first time as a future student can sometimes be intimidating. You’re no longer a high school senior that’s shopping around at different colleges. You’ve been accepted, you’ve signed your letter of intent and you’ve made a $200 deposit. Now, how do you keep yourself from feeling nervous? … Continue reading What to Expect at Eureka College Orientation



Yvonne Gilmore to Deliver Eureka College Baccalaureate Address on May 4

Apr 30 2018

EUREKA, Ill. – Yvonne Gilmore, Associate Dean of the Disciples Divinity House at the University of Chicago, will deliver the Baccalaureate address at Eureka College’s 2018 service on Friday, May 4 at 6 p.m. at the Donald B. Cerf Center. Gilmore’s address is titled “Innovation and Imagination: That Your Love May Overflow.” Gilmore has preached, … Continue reading Yvonne Gilmore to Deliver Eureka College Baccalaureate Address on May 4


American Olympic Icon Bob Beamon to Deliver Eureka College Commencement Address

Apr 20 2018

EUREKA, Ill. — Legendary United States Olympian Bob Beamon will serve as Eureka College’s May 2018 Commencement speaker on Saturday, May 5 at the Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center. Commencement will begin at 10:30 a.m. Beamon, a native of South Jamaica, Queens, N.Y., was the Gold Medalist in the long jump at the 1968 Olympic Games in … Continue reading American Olympic Icon Bob Beamon to Deliver Eureka College Commencement Address


Eureka College Selects Reagan Leadership Fellows

Apr 17 2018

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College has selected four incoming freshmen from the class of 2022 as Reagan Fellows in the Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program. The new Reagan Fellows are Katherine Germann of Sunbury, Ohio, Jackson Nannie of East Peoria, Ill., Emmalyn Paul of Eureka and Zachary Walter of Sherman, Ill. The group was chosen from … Continue reading Eureka College Selects Reagan Leadership Fellows


Photo Gallery: Eureka College Spring Break SLAM Trip

Apr 17 2018

In March 2018, the Eureka College Service Learning and Mission (SLAM) Trip collaborated with Community Collaborations International to perform disaster relief work in the Beaumont, Texas area devastated by Hurricane Harvey.  Eureka College, through the help of our generous donors, enabled eight students and Eureka College Chaplain Bruce Fowlkes to spend the week removing yard … Continue reading Photo Gallery: Eureka College Spring Break SLAM Trip



Eureka College Students to Hold 10th Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Service Project

Apr 09 2018

EUREKA, Ill. – For the tenth straight year, Eureka College students will hold a community service project to provide Eureka residents and organizations with free spring cleanup. The service day will be Saturday, April 21 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Since its inception, approximately 450 students have assisted approximately 115 residents and organizations with … Continue reading Eureka College Students to Hold 10th Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Service Project


The Multi-Cultural Student Union of Eureka College at a Glance

Apr 03 2018

The Multi-Cultural Student Union of Eureka College is a cultural organization which focuses on bringing information about multi-cultural experiences to Eureka College’s campus. The Multi-Cultural Union also provides information on business and academic opportunities. It exists for all those who are interested in gaining knowledge about multi-cultural experiences. The Multi-Cultural Union promotes positive values and goals, … Continue reading The Multi-Cultural Student Union of Eureka College at a Glance