MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (July 14, 2021) Findings about the 2016 and '20 US presidential elections by students in a Monmouth College political science class were recently featured in an article that appeared in the national political media-outlet Politico.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (July 8, 2021) — Lewis Gould, a retired visiting distinguished professor of history at Monmouth College, has been named the inaugural recipient of an award that recognizes distinguished contributions to research and education about America's first ladies.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 25, 2021) — Two Monmouth College faculty members whose accomplishments have shined a bright light on the institution shared this year's Hatch Award for Scholarship and Creative Work.


A group in the 2019 Fighting Scots Society Golf Outing takes a break while waiting to tee off on the 18th hole at Gibson Woods.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 17, 2021) — Americans are gathering together again, and that will certainly be the case at Gibson Woods Golf Course on June 25, as Monmouth College's annual Fighting Scots Golf Outing returns after a one-year absence.


From left: Jacob Duncan, Hannah Pitman, Olivia Croasdale and Tala Tabashat

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 17, 2021) — Students looking for the farm experience but without traditional farmers' hours should take a hard look at joining Monmouth College's farm and garden crew.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 11, 2021) — A recent award nomination letter for a Monmouth College professor used the word "unheralded," and it was, at the time, a fitting description.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 7, 2021) — These students made the Dean's List at Monmouth College for the Spring 2021 semester. To qualify for the Dean's List, students had to complete at least three course credits during the semester with a GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

Hunter De La Rosa of Moline

Karlie Drish of Milan


Monmouth College alumnus Gary Carstens ('77) (seated) welcomed, from left, Rebecca Quick ('21), art professor Janis Wunderlich, and Ryan Dawson ('21)

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 4, 2021) — Having the Memorial Day holiday in the rearview means that temperatures in west central Illinois are sure to be on the rise.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 3, 2021) — The following students recently fulfilled the graduation requirements at Monmouth College. On May 16, the College held an outdoor Commencement ceremony, where Class of 2021 graduates were able to walk across the Wallace Hall stage to receive their diploma in front of a limited number of guests.

Jack Barnett of Port Byron (61275)


Multilingual learners from the Monmouth-Roseville school district and their families were treated to an end of the school year celebration May 12-13 at Monmouth College's Educational Farm.