Media Relations

Katherine Tellez
Coordinator of Media Relations
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Assistant professor of Spanish receives EC teaching award

Dr. Emily Eaton, an assistant professor of Spanish since 2014, received the 2016 Helen Cleaver Distinguished Teaching Award at commencement May 14. The award recognizes excellence, creativity and innovation in teaching. It includes a financial stipend, and the award-winner is the speaker at the college‚Äôs fall opening convocation. Faculty, staff…

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David Axelrod to deliver commencement address at EC

David Axelrod, Director of the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago, will deliver the 155th commencement address at Eureka College. Axelrod's visit comes just two months before the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. He is a 40-year veteran of American politics and currently serves as a CNN political…

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Wenona man awarded Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship to EC

  Matthew Phillips of Wenona has received the full-tuition Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship from Eureka College. Phillips will enter Eureka College this fall to major in history and secondary education. He is scheduled to graduate in May from Illinois Valley Community College, Oglesby. Phillips is the son of Robin and…

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