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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


American Idol Finalists to Perform at Eureka College March 19

  EUREKA, Ill. – Matt Giraud and LaKisha Jones, previous finalists on American Idol, will perform at Becker Auditorium on the campus of Eureka College on Sunday, March 19 at 3 p.m. Giraud and Jones will sing their hits and sharing a glimpse into their American Idol experiences and life and career paths. Admission is $20 adults and $10 students. … Continue reading American Idol Finalists to Perform at Eureka College March 19


Eureka Women’s Basketball Headed to NCAA Tournament

The Eureka College women’s basketball team will make its first NCAA Tournament appearance in the 42-season history of the program on Friday when the Red Devils visit defending national champion and #2/4 Thomas More at 6 p.m. CST in the Cincinnati suburb of Crestview Hills, Ky. Learn more about the Red Devils’ historic run to … Continue reading Eureka Women’s Basketball Headed to NCAA Tournament


Longtime Reagan Assistant Peggy Grande to Visit Eureka College March 14

  EUREKA, Ill. – Peggy Grande, longtime personal assistant to President Ronald Reagan and the author of The President Will See You Now, will visit Eureka College on Tuesday, March 14 at 7 p.m. in Becker Auditorium as part of the Ronald W. Reagan Society of Eureka College Book Series. The President Will See You … Continue reading Longtime Reagan Assistant Peggy Grande to Visit Eureka College March 14


Eureka College to Host Criminal Justice Workshop Thursday

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College will host a workshop for 50 students from the Bloomington High School Area Vocational Program on Thursday, Feb. 23. Students will arrive at 8 a.m. and be divided into teams before participating in an all-day crime-scene processing activity. The event was coordinated by Eureka College Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice … Continue reading Eureka College to Host Criminal Justice Workshop Thursday



Eureka College’s Second American Opportunity Index Largely Unchanged

  EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College presented its findings of the second “American Opportunity Index”, a national survey gauging voters on the concepts of freedom and the opportunity to pursue their dreams. Results from the 2017 Index illustrate respondents’ current views on the concept of American Opportunity is at 67 percent of its full potential, … Continue reading Eureka College’s Second American Opportunity Index Largely Unchanged


Eureka College Founders Day Convocation Set For Feb. 3

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College will host its annual Founders Day Convocation on Friday, Feb. 3 beginning at 4 p.m. at Becker Auditorium inside the Donald B. Cerf Center. Dr. D. Newell Williams, President of Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, will serve as guest speaker at the event. Eureka College was incorporated on Feb. 6, … Continue reading Eureka College Founders Day Convocation Set For Feb. 3


White House Historical President to Speak at Eureka College

EUREKA, Ill. – White House Historical Association President Stewart D. McLaurin will be the guest speaker at a dinner in honor of the 106th anniversary of the birthday of President Ronald W. Reagan, a graduate of the class of 1932, on Friday, Feb. 3 at the Donald B. Cerf Center on the campus of Eureka College. A cocktail hour is … Continue reading White House Historical President to Speak at Eureka College