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    Three Faculty Members Honored During Blackburn’s First Investiture Ceremony

    Three Blackburn College faculty members were honored at the 2022 Investiture for Endowed Faculty on Thursday, October 13, at Bothwell Auditorium. The first ceremony of its kind at the College, […]

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    Blackburn Bee Program Shares New Observation Hive

    Built by Students, the Project Allows for Expanded Pollinator Education Opportunities in a more Accessible Environment The Blackburn College Bee Program continues to expand its environmental impact on the sprawling […]

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    U.S. News & World Report Ranks Blackburn Among the Best Colleges in the Midwest Region

    Blackburn also Recognized as a Top Performer for Social Mobility, Performance of Low-Income Students and Commitment to Supporting Military Service Members Blackburn College has again been recognized by U.S. News […]

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    Blackburn Set to Host Fall Open House Events for Interested Students and Families

    Interested students and families will have two excellent opportunities to learn more about the college application process as Blackburn College is set to host open house events this fall. The […]

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    Blackburn Music Department Presents Showcase

    Event to Highlight Blackburn’s Academic Music Program; Kicks off Performance Calendar for Year The Department of Music and Theatre at Blackburn College will present a Music Showcase “We’re Not in […]

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    Montreal Thomas Named Student Marshal at Blackburn College

    The Peoria, Illinois Native Earns Highest Honor Presented to a Senior Student at the Institution Montreal Thomas, a senior from Peoria, IL, has been named the 2022-2023 Student Marshal at […]

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    “There’s No Place Like Blackburn” at College’s Homecoming Weekend

    Help Celebrate with Exciting Events September 23-25 CARLINVILLE, IL —  This fall, Blackburn College will once again celebrate Homecoming with its campus and the Carlinville community. The Wizard of Oz-themed […]

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    Blackburn Hosts “Give Back” Scholars on Campus for Unique Student Experience

    Blackburn College recently hosted a group of students for a unique campus experience through a partnership with Give Back. A nonprofit organization, Give Back supports students who have faced varying […]

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    Blackburn Adds Men’s and Women’s Track Athletic Programs for the 2022-2023 Season

    Blackburn College will add two new athletic teams for the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year. Men’s and women’s track will join Blackburn’s 11 other NCAA Division III sports programs, providing students […]

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    Blackburn Recognized for ‘Doubling Down’ on Efforts to Strengthen Supports to Students Pursuing Degrees

    As colleges and universities across Illinois brought another academic year to a close, the Partnership for College Completion (PCC) today recognized a group of institutional leaders working to eliminate racial […]