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Eureka College Founder’s Week

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Open Mic Night

Saturday, February 1, 7:00pm, Terrill Room, Cerf Center

Hosted by our guest Jason Levasseur, award-winning musician who has performed with Train, John Mayer, Ludacris, J. Cole, Dave Matthews and Maroon 5.  Come watch and showcase your talent!

Founders Exhibit

Monday, February 3 through the month, Moser Lobby and Reagan Museum

The exhibit will showcase founders and key leaders, their Eureka College stories and ideals.  The exhibit will be open during Cerf Center Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm.
Discover Disciples

Monday, February 3, 6:30pm, Becker Auditorium, Cerf Center

A panel of four top leaders of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), representing churches and organizations in North America, will discuss the church-college relationship and how partnerships might challenge and strengthen our common mission of transformational leadership.  Moderated by Senior Disciples Leadership Fellow, Kate Summers, the panelists are Sotello Long, President of Homeland Ministries; Gary Kidwell, President of Christian Church Foundation; Lee Hull Moses, Chief of Staff for the Office of General Minister and President; and Eli Rolón Jeong, Associate Regional Minister for Children, Youth & Young Adults of the Christian Church in Illinois & Wisconsin.

Faculty Colloquium – Dr. Ann Fulop

Wednesday, February 5, 3:15pm, Gammon Room, Melick Library

“The Next Great Curriculum Challenge:  How to develop technology fluency in our students” is Provost Fulop’s timely topic for higher education looking forward.

Celebrate Black History Month – Foods of the African Diaspora

Wednesday, February 5, 5:00pm – 6:30pm in The Dickinson Commons

A very special menu of dishes from around the world that highlights the diversity of African heritage.

Founders Day Convocation

Thursday, February 7th, 12:30pm, Becker Auditorium, Cerf Center

The Founder’s Day Convocation is our all-campus, all-community celebration of the founding of our alma mater, and all that it stands for!  Guest speaker, Rev. Scott Woolridge, Associate Regional Minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Illinois and Wisconsin.   Punch and a birthday cake!

Max Martin’s Senior Art Show Opening 

Friday, February 8, 4:00pm – 7:00pm, Burgess Hall Art Gallery