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News & Events

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September, 24
College and Community Luncheon
ADR's
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Friday, October, 03
Homecoming Weekend
Blackburn Campus
Saturday, October, 04
Homecoming Weekend
Blackburn Campus
Sunday, October, 05
Homecoming Weekend
Blackburn Campus
Monday, October, 06
College Band Concert
Bothwell Auditorium
7:00 p.m.
Friday, October, 17
Preview Day
Bothwell Auditorium
8:30 a.m.
Thursday, October, 23
“Verdigris” by Jim Beaver
Bothwell Auditorium
7:30 p.m.
Friday, October, 24
“Verdigris” by Jim Beaver
Bothwell Auditorium
7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October, 25
“Verdigris” by Jim Beaver
Bothwell Auditorium
7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October, 26
“Verdigris” by Jim Beaver
Bothwell Auditorium
2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October, 29
College and Community Luncheon
ADR's
12:00 p.m.
Monday, November, 10
Preview Day
Bothwell Auditorium
8:30 a.m.
Tuesday, November, 11
Veteran’s Day Convocation
Clegg Chapel
11:00am
Wednesday, November, 12
College and Community Luncheon
ADRs
12:00pm
Friday, November, 21
Madrigal Dinner
DCC Commons
7:00pm
Saturday, November, 22
Madrigal Dinner
DCC Commons
7:00pm
Sunday, December, 07
Christmas at Blackburn
Clegg Chapel
8:00pm
Monday, December, 08
Winter Band Concert
Bothwell Auditorium
7:00pm
Friday, December, 12
Summer Rep. Winter Show
Bothwell Auditorium
Saturday, December, 13
Summer Rep. Winter Show
Bothwell Auditorium
Latest News

Blackburn Increases New Student Enrollment by 45%

Blackburn College has 45% more first year, full-time students enrolled this fall than one year ago. Adding in returning students, the official 10-day count shows ... READ MORE >

Blackburn College Ranked Nationally, and Best in Illinois!

August 25, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College has recently been ranked number 46 in the Best Baccalaureate Colleges category of the 2014 Washington Monthly College Rankings. ... READ MORE >

Blackburn Students Benefit from Recent Estate Gift

July 25, 2014, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College recently received a generous estate gift of $960,000 from the estate of alumus G. Marvin Shutt ’37 and ... READ MORE >

Blackburn College Receives Leadership Gift to Transform Former Student Center

July 21, 2014, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College alumnus Edwin Jaenke ’50 recently gifted the College $125,000 to kick off a projected $350,000 renovation. Jaenke’s generous ... READ MORE >

Bust of Mary Hunter Austin to be Dedicated

by Tom Emery April 28, 2014, Carlinville, IL— A bust of Mary Hunter Austin, who gained a measure of national fame in turn-of-the-century American literature, ... READ MORE >

Blackburn Alum & Celtics Assistant Jamie Young to run in Boston Marathon

April 10, 2014, Carlinville, IL— Nearly one year ago, Boston Celtics Assistant Coach and Blackburn College alum Jamie Young was about to hop on the ... READ MORE >

Blackburn Library Celebrates 60 Years as Federal Documents Depository

by Tom Emery March 27, 2014, Carlinville, IL— This March marks a special date in the history of Lumpkin Library at Blackburn College, as it ... READ MORE >

World Record Attempt!

It’s a Guinness World Record Attempt at Blackburn! 76 hours, 36 men, 2 goals, 1 mission… Find a Cure! The Guinness World Record attempt for ... READ MORE >

Guerrilla Girls to Appear at Blackburn

March 24, 2014, Carlinville, IL— On Thursday, April 3, Blackburn College will play host to the famed, feminist protest group, the Guerrilla Girls. The show ... READ MORE >
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Blackburn College
Office of Public Relations
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Carlinville, Illinois 62626
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Toll Free: 800-2323-3550, ext. 5781
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Peter T. Oswald, B.S.S.
Director of Marketing and
Public Relations
EMAIL
217-854-3231, ext. 5781