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NOVEMBER 4-5, 2016


Friday, November 4

4:00-5:00PM      Career Center Meet and Greet     Vennum-Binkley Hall 24

Visit our new Career Center in Vennum-Binkley Hall and talk with the Director of Career Services about ways she can help your student.

4:15-5:15PM   Spanish 101  Sanders 309

“Bienvenidos a Eureka College”-Welcome to Eureka College! Join Assistant Professor of Spanish, Dr. Emily Eaton, for a Spanish 101 Intro class. Learn what a typical first day of class looks like for your student.

4:00-5:00PM  Diana P. Gabriel Artwork Showcase  Burgess Hall Memorial Art Gallery, 3rd floor   Burgess Hall

Diana Gabriel is an artist and curator with a soft spot for artisans and an inclination toward all linear things, patterns, and simultaneity.

She emigrated from Bogota, Colombia, earned her BFA from Northern Illinois University in 2004, and her MFA from Illinois State University in 2007.

Gabriel currently teaches at Harper College in Palatine and College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois. She is the co-founder of TheCGProject, a creative platform for artists and audiences with a shared vision of increasing appreciation and accessibility of art in our culture.

5:00-6:30PM  Dinner      Dickinson Commons

Dinner in Dickinson Commons is $10.26 plus tax per person, all you can eat.

5:30-7:30PM   Bookstore is Open  Cerf Center

This is your opportunity to purchase Eureka College gear to wear at the football game! Family Weekend guests will receive a coupon for 20% off one item of apparel.

6:00-7:00PM   Check-In   Moser Lobby, Cerf Center

Receive your nametag, schedule, and football tickets. Sign up to participate in the Minute to Win It Games!

7:00-8:30PM  Trivia Night  Terrill Rooms, Cerf Center

Test your knowledge about Eureka College facts, pop culture, music, United States history, TV, food, movies, and sports!

8:45-10:00PM  Minute to Win It Games   Terrill Rooms, Cerf Center

Hosted by Greek Council

Teams of two can register during the Check In time period. Games such as “Junk in the Trunk”, “Cookie Face”, and “Defy Gravity” from the hit TV show, Minute to Win It, will be played! Winners will receive a gift certificate for Eureka College’s Bookstore.


Saturday, November 5

8:30-9:00AM Late Check In  Moser Lobby, Cerf Center

Receive your nametag, schedule, and football tickets.

9:00-11:00AM  Sorority and Fraternity Open House   Across Campus

Hosted by Greek Chapters

If your student is a member of a Greek organization, this is your opportunity to visit their house or hall and meet active members of the organization!

10:00-11:00AM  Family Photo Booth    Moser Lobby, Cerf Center

Hosted by Student Publications

Complimentary family photos will be taken at our photo booth! Photos might be featured in our yearbook, Prism, or student newspaper, Pegasus.

10:00-11:00AM  Library Tours   Melick Library

Hosted by Admissions Ambassadors

Melick Library is named in honor of Wesley M. Melick and Clinton F. Melick, major donors to the library. Melick Library is home to the Mark R. Shenkman Reagan Research Center. The Center strives to acquire and house every book written about Ronald W. Reagan.

10:00-11:00AM  Reagan Museum Tours  Reagan Museum, Cerf Center

Hosted by The Ronald W. Reagan Society

Visit the Reagan Museum on campus to learn more about Eureka’s most famous alumnus, Ronald Reagan.

11:00-11:30AM President’s Address  Becker Auditorium, Cerf Center

Eureka College is excited to have Dr. Jamel Santa Cruze Wright as our 27th President. Join other families as Dr. Wright shares her vision for Eureka College and learn how your student will have a unique experience at EC. #UniquelyEureka

11:00AM-12:00PM      Bookstore is Open   Cerf Center

This is your last opportunity to purchase EC gear for you or your student! Family Weekend guests can use a 20% off coupon for one apparel item.

11:30AM-12:30PM      Lunch   Dickinson Commons

All you can eat buffet is $7.93 plus tax per person. There is also a concession stand available at McKinzie Field serving hotdogs, pork chop sandwiches, nachos, and drinks.

12:00PM  Eureka College Red Devils vs. Northwestern MN  McKinzie Field

Join us as we cheer on the Eureka Red Devils Football Team at McKinzie Field!

There is no fee associated with registering for Family Weekend. Please RSVP via phone (309-467-6436), email Abigail Bradley (, or by visiting this link by Thursday, November 3, 2016 to confirm your attendance.

Leadership & Employment Opportunity

All returning students are invited to consider the valuable benefits of serving in an Editor Role for one of the College’s three completely student-ran publications.

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Student job postings

Interested in a job this Summer and Fall?

See new job postings.

As the campus prepares for the end of the semester, please see below for the summer schedule and hours. The summer office hours schedule for staff will begin Monday, May 16 and continue through Friday, August 5. Offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

  • The College will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.
  • The College will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of the 4th of July holiday.
  • Melick Library summer hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning Monday, May 16 until Friday, August 5. Normal hours will resume the first day of class.
  • The Reagan Museum and the Cerf Center are open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • The Burgoo Café in the Cerf Center is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning Tuesday, May 31. The Burgoo will return to normal hours for Welcome Week in August.
  • Food service in the Dickinson Commons will be closed for the summer starting May 11 and will commence during Welcome Week in August.
  • The Bonati Fitness Center summer hours are 5 a.m to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, beginning May 16.

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Books may be purchased and held for pick up on the EC Bookstore website. We were experiencing some problems earlier, but now seem to be solved. Check us out and compare prices. Alternatively, you may also try our rental affiliate, Skyo.

Meal Plan Balance and change in Commons dinner hours

Check your meal plan balance. It is very easy to do:

Log on to and register. Its as simple as that! You can see the daily log of when and where you have used meals and flex spending, plus the remaining balances on the account.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kathy Moore.