News and events listings for Blackburn College.

Blackburn Intramural Gaming League (IGL)

Blackburn Intramural Gaming League (IGL) is looking for new participants! Are you interested in playing video games with friends as an extracurricular activity? Looking for a fun environment to compete […]

Beautification Day 2024

The Blackburn College Alumni Board is in its fourth year of sponsoring Beautifcation Day. Read more about this unique on-campus event. We hope you will Come Back Home on Saturday, April 20, 2024, to work alongside fellow alums, students, staff, and faculty. This is definitely an event you don't want to miss. Any and all […]

ALUMNI EVENT: B-Club Trivia Night

Woodson Hall

The Blackburn College Athletic Boosters (B Club) is hosting a Trivia Fundraiser on Saturday, April 20, 2024 in Woodson Hall on the campus of Blackburn College. • Doors will open at 4:00 pm with play starting at 5:00 pm. • Teams can consist of up to 8 people OR you may sign-up individually and be […]


Evan Bravos Masterclass

Bothwell Auditorium at Blackburn College 700 College Avenue, Carlinville, IL, United States

Masterclass performance gives students an amazing opportunity to get the chance to work with and learn from the widely acclaimed professional opera singer, Evan Bravos. Graciously funded by the Blackburn Alumni Association Grant, this event is free and open to the public.  


Spring Choir Concert

Bothwell Auditorium at Blackburn College 700 College Avenue, Carlinville, IL, United States

Conducted by Dr. Joseph Welch, Blackburn College’s choir, along with guest artist, Evan Bravos, will perform a collection of works, including Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs, in Blackburn’s Bothwell auditorium. This event is free and open to the public. 


CAB Event: Milkshake Monday

Join the Campus Activities Board in Jaenke Alumni Center for Milkshake Monday from 2:00 - 4:00 pm! This event will occur every Monday unless otherwise noted or the campus is closed. Every time you come to this event, you will receive a sticker on your CAB Card, AND attendance will be taken for House Cup […]

Honors Night

Bothwell Auditorium at Blackburn College 700 College Avenue, Carlinville, IL, United States

What Happens in Vegas, Junior Senior Dance

Jaenke Alumni Center 700 College Avenue, Carlinville, IL, United States

Please join us on April 22, 2024, from 8-11 PM in Jaenke for a night of music, dancing, and drinks. We ask that you please dress formal/semi-formal. Please be prepared to show ID if you are wanting to consume alcohol. You can buy tickets if you are a Junior or Senior in DCC or email […]

Blackburn Student Art Sale

The Ceramics Department is hosting another Blackburn Student Art Sale on Tuesday, April 23 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Not only will students from our ceramics class be selling their artwork but this semester we have invited other students across campus to join us.

Illinois Epilepsy Support Resources Fair

Hosted by Blackburn & Beyond Illinois Epilepsy Support Resources Fair Wednesday, April 24, 2024 Auxiliary Dining Room, DCC Join us as we discuss the services that Illinois Epilepsy Support and Resources can provide. Informational sessions will be held from 11 am to 1:30 pm. Pick up snacks and swag! For more details, call Leanne at […]