MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (March 3, 2020) — Members of Monmouth College's baseball team:

Riley Fetterer of Milan (61264)

Kale Ven Huizen of Port Byron (61275)

Justin Bost of Reynolds (61279)

Hunter De La Rosa of Moline (61265)

Tyler Ulfig of Taylor Ridge (61284)

Shamus Murphy of Milan (61264)

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 28, 2020) — The Philippines has had a special relationship with the United States since the islands were ceded by Spain to the United States after the Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 27, 2020) — Leigha Leigha from Rock Island, Illinois, is a member of the Monmouth College women's track and field team.

The Fighting Scots are set compete in the Midwest Conference Indoor Track and Field Championship on February 28-29 in Grinnell, Iowa, and select athletes will compete in early March for the right to compete at the NCAA indoor meet March 13-14 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 27, 2020) — The second installment of collaborative series at Monmouth College is underway with the opening of an art exhibition in the Len G. Everett Gallery in Hewes Library.

Titled "Connections," the exhibit of quilts and ceramics by Guadalupe Lanning Robinson is part of this year's "Visions and Verse" program, which began with an exhibit last fall. The program celebrates collaborations between poets and artists.


MONMOUTH, ILL. (02/20/2020) — The world of the stage can be simplified to two types of productions — tragedies and comedies. Monmouth College's February 27-March 1 production of British playwright Tom Stoppard's The Real Inspector Hound falls squarely into the latter category.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 19, 2020) — Sam Vaghar, a social entrepreneur who leads a dynamic and growing global non-profit organization with the mission to empower young people to effect change, will give the 2020 commencement address at Monmouth College.

Vaghar will also receive an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters Degree from the College.

Monmouth College's 163rd Commencement exercises will be held at 12PM, May 17, on the Wallace Hall Plaza.


MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 14, 2020) — Hannah Maher has been named Vice President for Development and College Relations at Monmouth College.

Most recently, the College's interim vice president for development and college relations, Maher has served the College's development efforts in a number of capacities since 2010, including as associate vice president for development and college relations and director of alumni engagement.


MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 10, 2020) — DeBow Freed, the ninth president of Monmouth College, who successfully guided the institution through challenging economic times in the 1970s, died Feb. 8, 2020, at his home in Ada, Ohio. He was 94.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 5, 2020) — A glitch in how Monday night's Iowa caucuses were reported has dominated the headlines, but Monmouth College political science lecturer Robin Johnson said a lower-than-expected turnout was a bigger story that emerged from the Hawkeye state.


MONMOUTH, ILLLINOIS (February 5, 2020) — On Groundhog Day, Jeep aired an advertisement that people are watching over and over again.

Monmouth College students in an advertising class taught by Tom Prince chose that commercial, which featured Bill Murray reprising his famous role from the 1993 movie Groundhog Day, as their favorite among the spots that aired during Fox's broadcast of Super Bowl LIV on Sunday.