Events

News and events listings for Blackburn College.

CAB Event: Trivia Tuesday

Demuzio Center Blackburn College 700 College Ave., Carlinville, Illinois

Join the Campus Activities Board for Trivia in DCC at 7:00 pm every TUESDAY! Are you interested in submitting or hosting your own Trivia Games? Contact cab@blackburn.edu for more information!

Blackburn’s Film Club Presents Pulp Fiction (1994)

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

The Film Club will host a movie night in Jaenke on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, at 8 PM. The film that we will be watching is Pulp Fiction (1994). Everyone is welcomed to join the club on this night. We will start playing movie trailers by 8 PM. The movie will be starting at 8:10 […]

Diversity & Inclusion Game – Blackburn vs MUW

Dawes Gymnasium

The Athletics Department & the Black Student Union are partnering to celebrate Black History Month Thursday, February 1. Join us in historic Dawes Gymnasium to watch both women's and men's basketball teams face Mississippi University for Women. Tip off at 5:30 pm. Find more information at BlackburnBeavers.com >

CAB Event: Just Dance

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

Join the Campus Activities Board in Jaenke Alumni Center on Friday, February 2, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm to play JUST DANCE! Who will BC's best dancers be?

Honoring Blackburn Women in Sports Day

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

Come celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day with Blackburn Athletics! This day raises awareness and acts as a reminder of the positive impact of sports and the continued need to promote gender equality in athletics. Join Blackburn Athletics in the Jaenke Center as we recognize all former female student- athletes of Blackburn College […]

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Autumn Switzer Senior Capstone Performance

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

Autumn Switzer will present songs and monologues to tell a story of life. This concert will be held at 6 pm on February 3 in Bothwell Auditorium.

CAB Event: Mulled 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 […]

CAB Event: Blackburn’s Got Talent Auditions

A second opportunity to audition for Blackburn's Got Talent (on Feb. 10) will occur on Monday, Feb. 5. Sign up for an audition time and submit any needed items (for example, a keyboard) by emailing the Director of Student Engagement Alia Stewart (alia.stewart@blackburn.edu) to secure your spot!

CAB Event: Trivia Tuesday

Demuzio Center Blackburn College 700 College Ave., Carlinville, Illinois

Join the Campus Activities Board for Trivia in DCC at 7:00 pm every TUESDAY! Are you interested in submitting or hosting your own Trivia Games? Contact cab@blackburn.edu for more information!

Whitney Myers Masterclass

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

In Bothwell Auditorium, Dr. Whitney Myers, a world-class performer, will work with Blackburn College’s vocal students, provide them with feedback, and help them with their performances. Funding for this event provided by The Art & Issues Committee.

Humanities Salon

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

Historically, a Salon was a gathering of people who came together to exchange and discuss intellectual and artistic ideas of the day. Fancy attire was worn, and tea and cakes were served. To honor this tradition and establish a creative community at Blackburn for writers, artists, performers, and lovers of all art, the English & […]

Whitney Myers Recital

Guest Artist Dr. Whitney Myers will perform the Wagner Wesendonck Lieder, alongside Blackburn Professor Dr. Joseph Welch, and lecture on the story surrounding its composition. Funding for this event provided by The Art & Issues Committee.