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EC serves a growing, diverse population with “Eureka en español”

  Eureka College is pleased to announce the launch of Eureka en español, a major addition to the college’s website and a community outreach project serving Spanish speaking families in central Illinois and the Chicago metropolitan area. Illinois has the fifth largest Hispanic population in the United States. Eureka en español provides Spanish-language information about the college … Continue reading EC serves a growing, diverse population with “Eureka en español”


EC elects new trustees

The Eureka College Board of Trustees recently elected three new trustees to serve three-year terms. • Marylean Abney of Peoria is a former corporate executive with over 35 years of leadership experience. She recently retired as Director of Global Finance Strategy and Innovation at Caterpillar Inc. Throughout her career, Abney has been recognized as an … Continue reading EC elects new trustees




Pair from California receive Disciples of Christ scholarships to attend EC

Emily Lange of Lompoc, Calif. and Cristian Marin of Whittier, Calif. have received Disciples Leadership Program scholarships to attend Eureka College this fall. The full-tuition, four-year scholarships are awarded to two freshmen each year based on membership in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), leadership, academic excellence and the commitment to explore a life of … Continue reading Pair from California receive Disciples of Christ scholarships to attend EC


EC awards chemistry scholarships

Eureka College has awarded chemistry scholarships to incoming freshman Abigail Hilton of Moweaqua and two returning students, Luke Brodahl of Mackinaw and Catherine McCarthy of Peoria. The Elizabeth Osman Scholarships recognize achievement in the study of chemistry. Dr. Ellizabeth Osman, a former Eureka College student, endowed the scholarships. Hilton is the daughter of Kenneth and … Continue reading EC awards chemistry scholarships