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The Rocky Horror Show Coming to Eureka College April 4-8

EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College Theatre Department will end its season with interactive, pop-rock musical The Rocky Horror Show April 4-8 at 7:30 P.M. in Pritchard Theatre. The musical was written by Richard O’Brien, who also wrote the film adaptation of the musical. Chip Joyce of Peoria Players will be directing The Rocky Horror … Continue reading The Rocky Horror Show Coming to Eureka College April 4-8


Eureka College to Host “Run With Reagan 5K Race” April 22

EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College Office of Development and Alumni Relations is inviting individuals to participate in EC’s sixth annual “Run With Reagan 5K Race” on Saturday, April 22 at 8:30 a.m. on the campus of Eureka College.  Participants of all ages are welcome to take part in the event that will also include … Continue reading Eureka College to Host “Run With Reagan 5K Race” April 22


“Do Good, Eat Well” Topic of Spring Lecture at Eureka College on April 10

EUREKA, Ill. — Terra Brockman will give a public lecture entitled, “Do Good, Eat Well,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 10, at Becker Auditorium in Eureka College’s Cerf Center. “We are honored to have Terra Brockman, an acclaimed author, speaker, and founder of The Land Connection, on our campus,” said Samantha Broms, president of the … Continue reading “Do Good, Eat Well” Topic of Spring Lecture at Eureka College on April 10


Classic Film Seminar Will Show “Sullivan’s Travels” March 25

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will screen the 1941 film Sullivan’s Travels as part of a special first-ever classic film seminar on Saturday, March 25 at 12 p.m. inside Pritchard Theatre. Marc Eliot, the New York Times best-selling author of more than a dozen books on popular culture, will provide commentary at the event. Eliot, who … Continue reading Classic Film Seminar Will Show “Sullivan’s Travels” March 25


Eureka Students to Host Ninth Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Project

EUREKA, Ill. – For the ninth straight year, Eureka College students will hold a community service project to provide Eureka residents and organizations with free spring cleanup. The Maroon and Golden Rule project will be from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 22nd. The two required job request forms can be accessed at … Continue reading Eureka Students to Host Ninth Annual Maroon and Golden Rule Project


Eureka College to Pay Tribute to Hollywood Icon Charlton Heston March 24

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College will host the second installment of The 2017 Ronald W. Reagan Society Book Series on Friday, March 24 when Fraser Heston, son of Charlton Heston, and author Marc Eliot visit campus to present Charlton Heston: Hollywood’s Last Icon at 7 p.m. inside Becker Auditorium. Eliot, a New York Times best-selling … Continue reading Eureka College to Pay Tribute to Hollywood Icon Charlton Heston March 24


“Fake News” Panel Discussion to Take Place at Eureka College March 27

EUREKA, Ill. — Melick Library at Eureka College will sponsor a multidisciplinary panel discussion titled “Fake News”: What it is and Why It Matters on Monday, March 27 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Terrill Rooms at Eureka College’s Cerf Center. The panel will include Dr. Junius Rodriguez, Professor of History, Dr. Michael … Continue reading “Fake News” Panel Discussion to Take Place at Eureka College March 27


Chorale and Chamber Singers Spring Concert Set For April 9

EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College Chorale and Chamber Singers will present their annual spring campus concert on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 4 p.m. in Becker Auditorium of the College Cerf Center. A reception will follow. The concert is free and open to the public. Music selections will include a variety of styles by … Continue reading Chorale and Chamber Singers Spring Concert Set For April 9


Eureka College’s 63rd Annual William Thomas Jackson Lecture Scheduled For March 30

  EUREKA, Ill. — The Eureka College Science and Mathematics Division will host the 63rd annual William Thomas Jackson Lecture in Science at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2017, in Becker Auditorium in the Cerf Center at Eureka College. Dr. Joaquín Rodríguez-López, Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will … Continue reading Eureka College’s 63rd Annual William Thomas Jackson Lecture Scheduled For March 30


Eureka College to Host Dean’s Lecture on Gene Editing Technology March 16

  EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will host the third installment of its 2016-17 Dean’s Lecture Series when Dr. Paul Small delivers The Promise of the CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Technology on Thursday, March 16 at 4:30 p.m. in Sanders Hall Room 108. Dr. Paul Small joined the Eureka College faculty in 1987. He owns a … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Dean’s Lecture on Gene Editing Technology March 16