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    In the News

    Renowned Guitarist Performs in Bothwell Auditorium

    February 17, 2017, Carlinville, IL – Recently returned from a seven city European concert tour, New York guitarist David Burgess performed some of Brazil’s finest ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn Inducts New Members of Science Wall of Fame

    December 16, 2016, Carlinville, IL—On Friday, November 4, Blackburn College inducted four notable alumni and faculty into the Science Wall of Honor. Dr. Herman Brockman ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn College Illuminates Carlinville with 50,000 Lights at Second Annual Tree of Lights Lighting

    November 30, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn kicked off the holiday season and illuminated Carlinville with Blackburn College’s second annual Tree of Lights. The tree, decorated ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn College and the American Legion Hold Veterans Day Convocation

    November 11, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College and the American Legion Post 554 honored United States military veterans at the annual Veterans Day Convocation in ... READ MORE >

    Department of Performing Arts Presents Fall Play

    November 8, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn’s Department of Performing Arts presented the fall play, Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast, November 3 – 6 in Bothwell ... READ MORE >

    Media Literacy Panel Discussion Hosted on Campus

    November 1, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College hosted a panel discussion, “How Media Literacy Can Save Civilization,” as part of National Literacy Week. The panel ... READ MORE >

    Midnight Madness with Blackburn’s Women’s Volleyball

    August 12, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Kick off the 2016 Blackburn College Women’s Volleyball season with Midnight Madness! This first practice tradition will take place Friday, ... READ MORE >

    Linda Solomon to Speak at All-College Convocation

    August 12, 2016, Carlinville, IL— Linda Solomon, photojournalist and Pictures of Hope founder, and Tanya Pemberton, Salvation Army officer and minister, will be this year’s ... READ MORE >

    The Bulletproof Mind/Safe Schools and Healthy Students

    June 16, 2016, Carlinville, IL– On June 22, the West Central Illinois Criminal Justice Council will host “The Bulletproof Mind/Safe Schools and Healthy Students” in Bothwell Auditorium. ... READ MORE >


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

    Primary Telephone Numbers
    Toll Free: 800-233-3550, ext. 5781
    Local: 217-854-5781

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    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