News Archive

  • February 22

    Episode No. 24: Feb. 23, 2024

    On the Monmouth College Conversations podcast, a preview of Peace Corps Week (Feb. 25-March 2) with political science professors Mike Nelson and Jessica Vivian and Director of the Wackerle Center for Career, Leadership & Fellowships Marnie Steach.

  • February 22

    ‘So Many Wonderful Art Activities’

    Emeritus art professor Harlow and Lila ’61 Blum of Monmouth, center, cut the ribbon on Feb. 21 to dedicate the Buchanan Center for the Arts Blum Studio classroom, 64 Public Square. Looking on are, from left, Monmouth Mayor Rod Davies ’74, BCA Program Coordinator & Social Media Curator Rebecca Quick ’21, Art Presenter Program Coordinator Sarah Mayfield and, far right, Buchanan Center for the Arts Board President ​​Mary Osborne. The classroom was named in honor of the Blum’s, who have two of the strongest advocates for the arts in the region for more than 60 years. Lila Blum said that the remodeled space “will inspire so many wonderful art activities.” “The Buchanan Center has a beautiful gallery for displaying art, and now it has a beautiful space for creating art,” she said.

  • February 22

    Peace Corps Week 2024

    Monmouth students reminded by two alumni of the agency – professors Mike Nelson and Jessica Vivian – that it transforms worldviews.

  • February 22

    ‘An Imaginative and Lofty Dream’

    Buchanan Center for the Arts’ Blum Studio classroom – which honors legendary Monmouth couple – ‘will inspire so many wonderful art activities.’

  • February 21

    Soccer Scot in Scotland

    Madison Walker playing the game she loves while studying abroad at the University of Stirling.

  • February 21

    A Ferocious Entrepreneur

    Morrow ’11 uses grit, ‘figure-it-out-iveness’ to keep raising Roof Tiger’s ceiling.

  • February 21

    Broadway on Broadway

    Monmouth’s music department to hold fundraiser event on Feb. 23 for its spring break trip to Greece.

  • February 20

    ‘I’ Into ‘We’

    Alumni trio join forces to run successful farm management and insurance agency.

  • February 20

    Fox Classics Lecture

    University of Florida professor Mary Ann Eaverly to deliver annual talk at the College on Feb. 26.

  • February 16

    In memoriam: Hal ‘Tiny’ Devore

    He was talented assistant football coach on strong Fighting Scots teams in the 1980s.

  • February 15

    Episode No. 23: Feb. 16, 2024

    On the Monmouth College Conversations podcast, business faculty members Amanda Cleland and Tom Prince are joined by students McKealey Klokkenga ’26, Blake Orwig ’26 and Warren Reed ’26 to discuss Super Bowl LVIII TV ads.

  • February 15

    ‘GEORGE MI AMAS VIN!’

    Dani Lopez ’24 (Alta) of Scottsbluff, Nebraska, left, and Lindsay Logan ’27 (Emma) of Brentwood, California, are two cast members of The Language Archive, a romantic comedy by Julia Cho. The play will be presented Feb. 15-18 at Hewes Library Studio Theater. Find out the meaning of ‘mi amas vin’ – and also why you will fall in love with the first play to be produced in the Department of Theatre’s new black box performance space.

  • February 15

    Honoring the Blums

    Monmouth’s Buchanan Center for the Arts to name classroom in honor of emeritus professor Harlow Blum and his wife, Lila Blum ’61, a lifelong educator and arts advocate.

  • February 15

    On Red Carpet for the Grammys

    Waran-Perrero ’17 helps keep the stars aligned on music’s biggest night of the year.