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Rachel Smith Named 2017 Eureka College Lincoln Laureate

EUREKA, Ill. — Rachel Smith of Washington was selected as Eureka College’s recipient of the 2017 Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Laureate Award. The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement, campus leadership and extracurricular activities among Illinois college and university seniors. Smith was honored Nov. 11 during the annual Student Laureate Convocation at the Old State … Continue reading Rachel Smith Named 2017 Eureka College Lincoln Laureate


Ways Eureka College Alums Can Re-Engage With Their Alma Mater

Eureka College Alumni Pregame Basketball Gatherings Cheer on the Red Devils and reconnect with classmates, fraternity brothers, sorority sisters and friends at Alumni basketball gatherings. We host several pregame festivities during the EC men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Join us right here in the Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena or in St. Louis or Chicago! We … Continue reading Ways Eureka College Alums Can Re-Engage With Their Alma Mater


Eureka College and American Opportunity: Mark Rutledge ’06

By Rachel Smith. The Eureka College community is committed to creating advantages and opportunities for students and shaping their futures to become contributing citizens. Eureka College graduate, Mark Rutledge, has shaped his own life and the lives of others through implementing the values and lessons he learned during his remarkable tenure on campus. Rutledge graduated … Continue reading Eureka College and American Opportunity: Mark Rutledge ’06


Eureka College Students Receive Caterpillar Honor

A pair of Eureka College business students were recently the recipients of awards from Caterpillar. Jesse Burford and Chet Griffith were on the winning team for the Fall 2017 Intern Case Competition on Nov. 13, covering Blockchain Technology within Caterpillar. The case was judged on research, innovation, communication, teamwork, recommendation and overall question-and-answer dialogue. Judges … Continue reading Eureka College Students Receive Caterpillar Honor


Q&A With International Admissions Counselor Stella Wang

By Jack Cascone Stella Wang is one of Eureka College’s new admissions counselors and is also the first international counselor for EC. This week I interviewed Stella to catch up and examine her role in the admissions office and how she plans to help potential international students. What is your role at Eureka College? My … Continue reading Q&A With International Admissions Counselor Stella Wang


The People of Eureka: John “Boz” Boswell

By Jonathan Troyer. This week we interviewed Eureka College’s Sodexo manager, John Boswell. Sodexo is the food service of Eureka College, serving the Dickinson Commons, the Burgoo and the on-campus catering service. Since his arrival in 2016, “Boz” had made some changes – giving the opportunity to choose from a variety of musical selections in … Continue reading The People of Eureka: John “Boz” Boswell


Eureka to Travel to St. Thomas Nov. 18 to Open NCAA Football Playoffs

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Eureka College football team will visit St. Thomas (Minn.) in the first round of the NCAA Division III playoffs, according to a Sunday announcement from the NCAA. The Red Devils and Tommies are slated for a noon CST kickoff on Saturday, Nov. 18 at O’Shaughnessy Stadium in St. Paul, Minn. The … Continue reading Eureka to Travel to St. Thomas Nov. 18 to Open NCAA Football Playoffs



Eureka College Chamber Singers Present 29th Annual Renaissance Christmas Dinner

EUREKA, Ill. — The Eureka College Chamber Singers will present the 29th Annual Renaissance Christmas Dinner on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 1 and 2, 2017 in the Terrill Rooms of the Donald B. Cerf Center of Eureka College. Seating will start at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for dinner and entertainment are $27 for adults and $13 … Continue reading Eureka College Chamber Singers Present 29th Annual Renaissance Christmas Dinner