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Holly Rocke to Present Dean’s Lecture Nov. 1

Oct 18 2017

EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College Professor of Theatre Arts and Drama Holly Rocke will present Exit Pursued by a Bear: How Theatre can transform your message on Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 4:30 p.m. in the Gammon Room of Melick Library. The presentation is part of the College’s 2017-18 Dean’s Lecture Series. As part of an … Continue reading Holly Rocke to Present Dean’s Lecture Nov. 1


Eureka College Presidential Inauguration Scheduled For Nov. 3

Oct 16 2017

EUREKA, Ill. — Eureka College will celebrate the inauguration of President Jamel Santa Cruze Wright on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center A reception will follow the ceremony. Individuals and delegates from other institutions of higher learning are encouraged to RSVP for the event at www.eureka.edu/inauguration or by … Continue reading Eureka College Presidential Inauguration Scheduled For Nov. 3


EC Students and Their “Midterm Playlists”

Oct 13 2017

By Julia Winker Midterm week is wrapping up, so that means many students have been hitting the books a little extra. We asked six students what music they listen to when they need to focus on their studies.   Thomas Harrison Junior Business administration Genre: Country Artist: Kane Brown “It depends on my mood, it … Continue reading EC Students and Their “Midterm Playlists”


Chamber Music Performance at Eureka College Set For Nov. 4

Oct 06 2017

EUREKA, Ill. — The Estampes Trio will perform a Tapas-style program of piano trios featuring music from around the world on Saturday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m. presented in McCallister Hall of the Eureka College Chapel. Sarah Hansen, cellist, and Meng-Chun Chien, pianist, from the Bradley University music faculty along with Katie Cousins, violinist, will perform “appetizer” style compositions by … Continue reading Chamber Music Performance at Eureka College Set For Nov. 4


Photo Gallery: EC Homecoming Through the Years

Oct 05 2017

It’s one of the best weeks of the year at Eureka College — Homecoming week. Homecoming has become a tradition on campus that is not to be missed! The parade, the tailgating, the royalty, the football, the Chanticleer party and all the alumni and friends have made this a great weekend to celebrate EUREKA! Take a … Continue reading Photo Gallery: EC Homecoming Through the Years


Alumni Stories: “A Perfect Homecoming”

Sep 29 2017

By Lisa Maynard             The smell of autumn leaves hangs in the air as sunshine warms the crisp cool morning.   A perfect Homecoming!  Stepping back on campus, the senses of excitement, love and joy fills you!  Reflections ensue and bring you to the moments of pride as a student – the freedom, independence, deep friendships, … Continue reading Alumni Stories: “A Perfect Homecoming”


Student Mentorships and “My Eureka Summer”

Sep 28 2017

More than two dozen Eureka College students participated in summer mentorships in 2017. The mentorships ranged from central Illinois, Georgia, Arizona, Washington, D.C. to many other locations in a wide variety of studies. Hear from our students to discover how they experienced “My Eureka Summer”.   Isabella Anderson, Music-Performance & Theatre and Drama – DeKalb, IL  … Continue reading Student Mentorships and “My Eureka Summer”


Getting to Know the Campus Activities Board

Sep 27 2017

Student organizations and activities provide opportunities for students to grow both socially and academically. Activities and organizations allow students to utilize academic theories and concepts outside the classroom. Through these opportunities, students are able to develop and hone their leadership skills, as well as appreciate the value of teamwork and cooperation. Get to know the … Continue reading Getting to Know the Campus Activities Board



Q&A with Freshman Admissions Counselor Austin Blair

Sep 15 2017

By Jack Cascone Recently we interviewed freshman Admissions Counselor, Austin Blair. The Admissions team at Eureka College is responsible for almost every step in getting new students to campus. Admissions Counselors travel throughout America searching for students who would excel at EC. They are responsible for setting new students on the best path so that … Continue reading Q&A with Freshman Admissions Counselor Austin Blair