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In the News

Natasha Anthony Receives Blackburn’s MLK Leadership Award

January 19, 2016, Carlinville, IL — Natasha Anthony, a senior criminal justice major, was awarded the MLK Student Leadership Award at the Martin Luther King, ... READ MORE >

MLK Convocation: “A Time for Global Engagement”

January 15, 2016, Carlinville, IL — Blackburn College will hold the annual Martin Luther King Convocation on Monday, January 18, at 4 pm, in Bothwell Auditorium ... READ MORE >

Tickets now on sale for the 25th annual Macoupin County Scholarship Dinner and Auction!

January 14, 2016, Carlinville, IL — On Saturday, February 20, 2016, Blackburn College will host the annual Macoupin County Scholarship Auction to benefit students in need ... READ MORE >

Memorial Service Planned for Dr. Victor (Jake) Miller

January 12, 2016, Carlinville, IL — It is with sadness that we announce the death of former faculty member Dr. Victor (Jake) Miller. “Dr. Jake” ... READ MORE >

Blackburn College to Illuminate Carlinville with 40,000 Lights

November 20, 2015, Carlinville, IL—Join Blackburn College on Wednesday, December 2 as they kick off the holiday season and illuminate Carlinville with Blackburn College’s Tree ... READ MORE >

“Creating Opportunity!” Campaign Enters Public Phase

November 19, 2015, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College announced it has entered the public phase of its $25 million comprehensive capital campaign, Creating Opportunity! Since the ... READ MORE >

Blackburn Presents 44th Madrigal Feast

November 13, 2015, Carlinville, IL— The Performing Arts Department at Blackburn College presents its 44th Annual Madrigal Feast. The Madrigal Feast provides the audience with ... READ MORE >

Artist to Give Presentation on Gun Violence

November 12, 2015, Carlinville, IL— Artist Christine Ilewski will be on the Blackburn College campus to give a presentation on Thursday, November 19. Ilewski’s presentation ... READ MORE >

Performing Arts to Stage Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

November 2, 2015, Carlinville, IL— On Thursday, November 5, the Blackburn College Department of Performing Arts will begin a four-day run of William Shakespeare’s “A ... READ MORE >


Public Relations

Blackburn College
Office of Public Relations
700 College Avenue
Carlinville, Illinois 62626

Primary Telephone Numbers
Toll Free: 800-2323-3550, ext. 5781
Local: 217-854-5781

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Peter T. Oswald, B.S.S.
Director of Marketing and
Public Relations
217-854-3231, ext. 5781