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    In the News

    Blackburn Student Ajay Minton Wins Scribe of the Month Award

    The company PhysAssist Scribes recently named Ajay Minton as the December 2017 Scribe of the Month. From their website: “Our scribes work tirelessly day and night ... READ MORE >

    Pave the Way for Future Students and “Buy a Brick” for the Jaenke Alumni Center

    The Buy A Brick campaign has been a success. We are now preparing the bricks to be laid in the patio. The patio should be ... READ MORE >

    Professor Timothy Wilson Featured on Oxford University Press Website

    January 17th, 2017– This month a short article by Prof. Timothy Wilson is being featured on the Oxford University Press website. The article—and Blackburn—will be ... READ MORE >

    MLK Convocation Dates and Times

    Join us here at Blackburn College on January 15th and 16th to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., diversity, equality, and love for humanity. There ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn Scores 117 to 108 Win Over Greenville

    January 8th, 2018– On January 9, 2017 the Blackburn College men’s basketball defeated Greenville with a 117 to 108 Win. The men’s team has seen ... READ MORE >

    Important 2018 Spring Semester Calendar Dates

    As the Fall Holiday Break draws to a close its important that we check our calendars heading into the 2018 Spring Semester. Please take a ... READ MORE >

    Dates and Times Added to the Alumni Events Roadshow

    Blackburn College alumni have continued to learn, work, and earn in their local communities world-wide. Check here for upcoming regional alumni events, information about Homecoming, ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn Men’s Basketball Win over Eureka for 5-1 Start

    December 15th, 2017– On December 9, 2017 the Blackburn College men’s basketball defeated Eureka College, giving them a 5-1 record in the NCAA III conference. ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn College Highlights Work Program in New Series of Web Videos

    December 13, 2017, Carlinville, IL— Blackburn College, one of eight work colleges in the United States, has a distinct approach to its work program that ... READ MORE >


    Public Relations

    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

    Office Hours:
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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