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    In the News

    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 >

    Visual Arts Center Gallery Displays Junior and Senior Art Seminar Work

    December 12th, 2017 – Exceptional artwork on display! Graphics, textiles, mixed media, and sculpture. Junior and senior art seminar work is currently displayed in the ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn College Grad Takes Home “Best Music” Award in NY Theater Festival

    December 8, 2017, Carlinville, IL— Richard Russell, a Carlinville native and Blackburn College graduate has a reason to break into song this holiday season. The ... READ MORE >

    Blackburn Senior Graphic Artist Noah Daum Featured in Digital America

    December 7, 2017, Carlinville, IL— Senior graphic artist Noah Daum’s art work was featured in Digital America, an online journal that focuses on digital art and ... 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:
    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