News Archive

  • May 17

    Senior Spirit

    Graduating senior Bethany Allen of Monmouth takes a picture of fellow Class of 2024 members Nicole Hoyer, Montgomery, Illinois, left, and Alondra Leon of Channelview, Texas, on the evening of May 15 in front of the Scots Spirit statue outside of the Hewes Library. Monmouth’s 167th commencement ceremony will be noon May 19 on Wallace Hall Plaza. Read more about Commencement 2024.

  • May 16

    Episode No. 36: May 17, 2024

    A visit with some of the denizens of “COMMutopia,” Monmouth’s top-ranked communication studies department.

  • May 16

    Experiential Learning

    Craig Vivian is officially retired as a professor, but his teaching (and learning) days are far from over.

  • May 15

    Rare Air

    Maddie Boley making a name for herself as Fighting Scots thrower, Greek life leader.

  • May 9

    Episode No. 35: May 10, 2024

    Details of the groundbreaking Monmouth College-OSF 3+1 Nursing Program, which will allow students to earn two bachelor degrees in four years, both on the Monmouth campus.

  • May 9

    Speaking in Poetry

    The last day of classes of the 2024 spring semester concluded on May 8 with a poetry reading by students in English professor David Wright’s “Advanced Creative Writing” in the Hewes Library Studio Theater. Each poet in the course generated, revised and arranged original poems designed and printed as a poetry chapbook – a shorter, focused collection of poems. Jan Abel ’24 of Galesburg, Illinois, is pictured reading from her chapbook, Scrupulosity. More pictures from the reading are posted on the College’s Flickr page.

  • May 9

    ‘An Amazing Opportunity for Monmouth Students’

    Monmouth College, OSF HealthCare enter partnership to start innovative 3+1 nursing program on campus.

  • May 9

    Strengthening Democracy

    Monmouth faculty member Robin Johnson to be part of transatlantic discussion on May 15.

  • May 9

    Senior Profile: Rahm Pandey

    In four years at Monmouth, the accounting and classics major attended every single class – about 1,500 of them.

  • May 8

    98%, Again

    College’s First Destination Survey shows vast majority of the Class of ’23 at work or in school.

  • May 8

    Monmouth Associates

    May 16 luncheon in downtown Monmouth to feature professors Eric Engstrom, Craig Vivian discussing College’s Educational Garden and Farm.

  • May 8

    A ‘Pipe Dream’ Come True

    One day after graduating, Elijah Kelly, Monmouth’s Senior Man of the Year, to take over as director of the College’s athletic bands. 

  • May 7

    ‘A Measure of Solace’

    College dedicates Priscilla Trubeck Adolphson Memorial Arbor to honor graduate who ‘ran a good race.’

  • May 6

    Commencement 2024

    Monmouth College’s 167th annual Commencement Exercises to be held May 19, featuring address by actress Sigourney Weaver and her husband, Jim Simpson.