News & Events

July 2020

7/30
 
A novella approach Vanderpool '17 has authored five Latin texts, with more on the way
7/30
 
Faculty profile Michelle Holschuh Simmons sees herself in her Monmouth College students
7/29
 
New director Nick Ehlen to lead campus safety team
7/27
 
Athletics Suspended Through Dec. 31 Monmouth officials will evaluate intercollegiate competition for the 2021 spring semester later this fall
7/24
 
$2 million gift Wiener estate gift will support the sciences at Monmouth
7/24
 
Trubeck Amphitheater New space will enhance outdoor life on campus
7/23
 
$250,000 gift Board member Jawaharlal ’86 boosts College’s technology
7/23
 
Julia Child Award Alumna, food activist Nierenberg receives prestigious honor
7/23
 
New logo Monmouth student Ambrosch creates image for local library
7/17
 
Plans shift College announces changes for Matriculation, Family Weekend, Homecoming, Class of 2020 grads
7/14
 
Orange Bowl trio Arlt, Lopez join alumnus Mas in South Florida
7/09
 
'It's A Lot' Gabrielle Nance '21 uses art to protest racism and inequality
7/07
 
Change of plans May graduate Nelson alters direction, to study public health at Tufts University
7/07
 
No piano? No problem Monmouth’s Lee-Clark shares teaching method at world conference
7/01
 
Class follows court case Like the U.S. Supreme Court, Monmouth students had opinions on Seila Law v. CFPB
7/01
 
Sourcebook author Upcoming work by Hagen to focus on nature and environment in ancient world

June 2020

6/25
 
Kieft Faculty Fellows Pandemic gives science professors special summer research opportunities
6/22
 
Newest centenarian Emerita professor Esther White turns 100
6/18
 
$15,000 fellowship Art professor Wunderlich receives prestigious award
6/18
 
ZBT success Zeta Beta Tau chapter in the running for national fraternity’s top award
6/18
 
Doing what she can Fannetta Jones ’11 taking a leadership role in social initiatives
6/15
 
Revised schedule Monmouth to start fall semester early, end classes before Thanksgiving
6/12
 
Farm flourishing Despite chaos all around, nature's having a very good year
6/03
 
Summer reading Campus community offers their book recommendations
6/01
 
Profound impact Retiring English professor Craig Watson left his mark on Monmouth College

May 2020

5/27
 
Students of the Year Seniors Bersell, Taylor, freshmen Cook, Meldrum honored
5/20
 
Class of '20 profile Fletcher eager to begin her assignment as a third-grade teacher
5/20
 
Proxy shipwrecks Damian helps students go back in time through museum models
5/17
 
5/14
 
Tartan Talk Entrepreneur, life coach, author Lindsey Sandage Hale ’01 to speak May 21
5/12
 
Study tour of Japan Faculty team receives $45,000 grant for 'The Ways of Woods and Waters' project
5/12
 
Class of '20 profile Wenokur has already started post-college accounting job
5/12
 
Commencement weekend Vaghar to deliver address during May 17 virtual ceremony
5/06
 
New ASMC leaders Minor, Matias-Cruz to lead Associated Students of Monmouth College
5/01
 
An extra month College extends deposit deadline to June 1
5/01
 
Women in science NEA Big Read discussion on May 4 based on 'Lab Girl'
5/01
 
The new news beat Monmouth's media students staying busy by telling their pandemic stories

April 2020

4/29
 
Highlander Awards College recognizes those who serve campus, community
4/23
 
Admiral's Scholars Incoming students Abel, Castillo earn award
4/23
 
'Nobody left behind' That's the motto of hewes Library during pandemic
4/22
 
Class of '20 profile The best $10 that Emily Krueger ever spent
4/22
 
Class of '20 profile He'll be back: Monroy plans return next spring
4/22
 
Shaping her mindset Allen influenced by psychology faculty, Fighting Scot coaches
4/17
 
More than just gifts Scots Day of Giving reaches 80,000 on Facebook, raises $180,000
4/17
 
Class of '20 profile Claudé helps others navigate the strange new world of college
4/17
 
An important role Campus community comes together to provide more than 200 face masks
4/17
 
National Poetry Month College to celebrate with video readings, promotion of Wright’s new book
4/17
 
Top transfer scholarship Voss awarded Monmouth's Wallace Founders Scholarship
4/16
 
Trustees' Scholars Incoming students Jibben, Lythgoe earn honor
4/15
 
Class of '20 profile Gross discovers passion for education at Monmouth
4/15
 
Commencement plans College to celebrate Class of 2020 virtually in spring, on campus in fall
4/13
 
First destination Class of 2019 finds success in job market, grad school
4/13
 
Getting creative Online experiences allow prospective students to connect
4/09
 
Online learning, part II Professors learn a new way to ‘Zoom’
4/07
 
Greek awards Virtual ceremony honors members’ service, leadership
4/07
 
'I Miss the Bricks' Advertising class writes open letter to campus community
4/02
 
Virtual celebration Greek Week banquet is first in series

March 2020

3/31
 
Class of '20 profile Anderson moving forward with business and music careers
3/27
 
'Heart Hunters' Monmouth College joins the movement
3/27
 
Early feedback Students, professors give first week of remote learning high marks
3/25
 
Coach and author Lacrosse's Demara to be published in upcoming book
3/20
 
Atlanta to Alabama Students follow in the footsteps of civil rights leaders
3/20
 
Virtual worship College part of collaboration to keep community connected
3/19
 
Hatch Award Philosophy professor Anne Mamary honored for service
3/18
 
Service trip Stockdale Fellows help remove 47,000 pounds of trash near Memphis
3/18
 
CFK canceled Monmouth cancels this summer’s College for Kids program
3/12
 
Great Decisions Hinck to lead discussion on China on March 18
3/10
 
StormReady As season changes, Monmouth College is prepared
3/10
 
Classics lecture Links between western films and classical world is topic of talk
3/10
 
Merit Badge University Ninth annual meeting of Boy Scots to be held March 14

February 2020

2/28
 
Great Decisions U.S.-Philippines relations is topic of March 4 discussion
2/28
 
Update about the COVID-19 virus Monmouth College is closely monitoring news about the virus
2/27
 
'Visions & Verse' Wife-husband duo featured in College's series
2/27
 
Gospel Explosion Colorful Voices of Praise fills Dahl Chapel with spiritual energy
2/21
 
Upcoming events College to host Global Public Health Triad talk Feb. 25, Great Decisions Feb. 26
2/20
 
Surprise! Monmouth track family in on big moment for Gentzler, Holmes
2/20
 
'The Real Inspector Hound' Monmouth College production will leave audiences laughing
2/19
 
Commencement speaker Millennium Campus Network co-founder Sam Vaghar to give 2020 address
2/14
 
2/13
 
Fox Lecture Balancing tensions in free speech to be topic of Murray's talk
2/13
 
Two series continue Great Decisions, Monmouth Associates on tap for Feb. 19-20
2/13
 
Visiting Israel Bartram sees the world differently after 10-day trip
2/12
 
Meet the staff Directing Monmouth's phonathon is major part of job for Price
2/10
 
Remembering DeBow Freed Monmouth's ninth president brought focus, earnest leadership to post during turbulent 1970s
2/10
 
A life of service Emeritus professor Bill Urban looks back on DeBow Freed
2/07
 
Intergenerational transmission Waseberg discusses how trauma can be passed on
2/07
 
New faculty profile Montes spreading the message of the values of exercise
2/07
 
Red Sea security Nelson to introduce topic at Feb. 12 Great Decisions
2/05
 
The 'real' story Johnson says turnout, not caucus snafu, is the big Iowa news
2/04
 
'Sloppy, complicated' Monmouth students, professors witness Iowa caucus
2/04
 
Super Bowl ads Monmouth students rank the top commercials from the big game

January 2020

1/31
 
COIL, Vol. 24 New format for literary arts magazine provides bigger canvas
1/31
 
'India and Pakistan' Kuppinger to lead next Great Decisions discussion on Feb. 5
1/31
 
VITA Program offering free assistance with tax returns starts Feb. 10
1/30
 
New faculty profile Jialin Li brings ‘different perspective’ to sociology
1/29
 
Theatre festival Monmouth students take deeper dive into their craft at regional event
1/28
 
Scholarship advice, part II Smith '23 tells prospective students to be who they are
1/27
 
Special concert Recital at Monmouth and Knox to feature Suda, Steyer
1/27
 
Scholarship advice, part I Montesinos '23 tells prospective students to bring passion
1/27
 
Remembering Jones emeritus professor fondly remembers late Monty Python comedian
1/23
 
Iowa preview Monmouth's Johnson says Democrats focused on four words leading into caucuses
1/23
 
Great Decisions Popular discussion series at Monmouth College is turning 40
1/23
 
New faculty profile Ptukhin on ground floor of Monmouth’s new data science major
1/20
 
Just gotta Belize Twenty-seven students take ‘eye-opening’ trip to Central America
1/20
 
MLK Day Spoken-word poet Green celebrates King’s bravery, strength, action, love
1/14
 
New exhibit Abstract paintings by art professor Brian Baugh go on display Jan. 17
1/14
 
The 2010s Monmouth history professors offer perspective on the past decade
1/10
 
Celebrating King College to celebrate civil rights leader with community program, day of service
1/10
 
More voices Students continue research on how Maytag closing affected region
1/09
 
Miss Quincy Hildebrand wins honor a year after Monmouth grad Fox
1/07
 
Remebering Bruce Haywood Monmouth's 10th president led College's resurgence in 1980s