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EC Trustee Anna Palmer to Speak at Women’s Empowerment Luncheon

Feb 26 2019

EUREKA — The Eureka College Arts and Lecture Board, the Eureka College Women’s Board and the Office of Alumni and Development will host a Women’s Empowerment Luncheon on Wednesday, March 6, at 11:45 am in the Terrill Rooms of the Donald B. Cerf Center.   The luncheon will feature Eureka College Alumna and current Trustee Anna … Continue reading EC Trustee Anna Palmer to Speak at Women’s Empowerment Luncheon


Paul Kengor, Author of A Pope and a President, to Speak at Eureka College March 7

Feb 21 2019

For its next event of 2019, the Ronald W. Reagan Society of Eureka College is hosting author Paul Kengor for a presentation on his latest book, A Pope and A President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century. Kengor, a professor of political science and executive director of … Continue reading Paul Kengor, Author of A Pope and a President, to Speak at Eureka College March 7


PBS NewsHour Coming to Eureka College to Feature Innovative Collaborative Program

Feb 20 2019

EUREKA — For the second year in a row, Eureka College is participating in Bridging the Divide —an innovative academic program that brings together students from different backgrounds to address political issues. Designed to help students understand the political divide between urban and rural areas and founded by the University of Chicago Institute of Politics … Continue reading PBS NewsHour Coming to Eureka College to Feature Innovative Collaborative Program


2019 Alumni Awards Recipients

Feb 19 2019

  The following have been selected for the 2019 Alumni Awards:   Outstanding Young Alumni: Travis Wilcoxen ’05   Alumni Award of Achievement: Tony “Lance” Byerly ’89   Alumni Award of Merit: John Ripka ’55   Alumni Board President’s Award for Achievement: Jane Cahill ’77   Honorary Alumni: Michael Reagan   Honorary Alumni: Tino Colorado … Continue reading 2019 Alumni Awards Recipients


Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host Presentation on Mental Health Feb. 20

Feb 11 2019

EUREKA — For its next event of spring 2019, the Eureka College Arts and Lecture Board will host a presentation on learning to live mentally well in college by Broadway actor Josh Rivedal. The presentation, which is titled “The i’Mpossible Project: Kicking My Blue Genes in the Butt,” will take place 7 p.m. on Wednesday, … Continue reading Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host Presentation on Mental Health Feb. 20


Mia Stortzum Scott, Anna Palmer join Eureka College Board of Trustees

Feb 05 2019

EUREKA — When the Eureka College Board of Trustees reconvenes for its regularly scheduled meetings this week, it will have two new members. Mia Stortzum Scott and Anna Palmer were elected to the board at the fall meetings, and will be on campus for orientation on Wednesday, and the meetings on Thursday and Friday. Scott, … Continue reading Mia Stortzum Scott, Anna Palmer join Eureka College Board of Trustees


Eureka College Chaplain Bruce Fowlkes to Speak at Founders Days Convocation

Feb 04 2019

EUREKA — Eureka College will host its annual Founders Day Convocation on Thursday, Feb. 7 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at Becker Auditorium inside the Donald B. Cerf Center, and Eureka College Chaplain and Director of Inclusive Excellence Rev. J. Bruce Fowlkes will serve as guest speaker at the event. Eureka College was incorporated on Feb. … Continue reading Eureka College Chaplain Bruce Fowlkes to Speak at Founders Days Convocation


Eureka College Announces Fall 2018 Dean’s List

Jan 31 2019

EUREKA – Eureka College has announced 157 Dean’s List honorees for the Fall 2018 semester. The list includes students from 74 different Illinois communities and eight states, including California, Nevada, Kentucky, Ohio, Rhode Island, Texas and Wisconsin. One international student also qualified for the honor. Twenty-three communities had multiple representatives. Washington had the most with … Continue reading Eureka College Announces Fall 2018 Dean’s List


Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host Presentation on Black Activism in Sports

Jan 30 2019

EUREKA — The Eureka College Arts and Lectures Board 2019 event series will continue on Thursday, Feb. 7 with a presentation on the history of black activism in sports by Dr. Louis Moore at 6 p.m. in Becker Auditorium of the Donald B. Cerf Center. The presentation, which is titled “From ‘Shut Up and Play’ … Continue reading Eureka College Arts and Lecture Series to Host Presentation on Black Activism in Sports


Eureka College Signs 2+2 Social Work Program Agreement with Methodist College

Jan 28 2019

EUREKA — Eureka College is partnering with Methodist College to offer its students the opportunity to pursue a major in social work at Eureka. Eureka College President Dr. Jamel Santa Cruze Wright and Provost Dr. Ann Fulop, along with Methodist College Chancellor Dr. James R. Dire and Provost Dr. Deborah Garrison gathered in the Rizagio Conference … Continue reading Eureka College Signs 2+2 Social Work Program Agreement with Methodist College