MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (May 8, 2023) — Featuring an address by former US Representative Richard A Gephardt, Monmouth College will hold its 166th annual Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 14.

Gephardt will deliver the Commencement address to about 185 members of the Class of 2023 at noon on the Wallace Hall Plaza, weather permitting. The rain site will be the Huff Athletic Center.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (May 2, 2023) Two Quad Cities residents with a passion for history connected at a "Cider with Classics" event at Monmouth College last fall. The meeting led to career advice and inspiration for junior Larissa Pothoven (’24), as well a neat professional opportunity.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (May 1, 2023)  A pair of Monmouth College professors are teaching students how to solve a giant puzzle and also maybe strengthen their position for a job.

The faculty are teaching a course on rock climbing, which is held twice a week in the Trotter Fitness Complex of the College's Huff Athletic Center.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (April 28, 2023) — Spring is in the air, and that means music is, too, as Monmouth College will host four concerts to close out the academic year.

All of the concerts will be in the Kasch Performance Hall of Dahl Chapel and Auditorium and are free and open to the public. They will all be streamed on the Monmouth College Facebook page.

At Monmouth College's 2023 honors convocation, held in Dahl Chapel and Auditorium, the Monmouth chapter of Blue Key Honor Society named Todd Fowler of Chatham, Illinois (left), Senior Man of the Year; the College's chapter of Mortar Board honor society named Kaitlyn Fox of VIllinoisla Park, Illinois (center) Senior Woman of the Year, and Kailyn Gore of Marlton, New Jersey, Freshman Woman of the Year.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (April 25, 2023) — Monmouth College President Clarence R Wyatt has announced that he will retire at the end of the 2023-24 school year, upon completion of his tenth year as Monmouth's president.

MONMOUTH, ILL. (April 21, 2023) — At the heart of the Newman Civic Fellowship is honoring and empowering students who have demonstrated an investment in finding solutions for challenges facing their communities.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (April 20, 2023) — The development, transformation, and role of major cities and regional centers in a globalized world is the topic of the latest book by a Monmouth College professor.

Monmouth anthropology professor Petra Kuppinger has authored Cities and Spaces: An Introduction to Urban Anthropology, a college-level textbook published by Waveland Press.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (April 20, 2023) — The world premiere of a piece commissioned by Monmouth College music professor Justin Swearinger will be featured during the Monmouth Wind Ensemble's final concert of the academic year.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (April 18, 2023) On the eve of its Scholars Day celebration, Monmouth College will host a guest speaker who explores places in the ocean few people have ever seen.

Deep-sea submersible pilot Erika Bergman will speak at 7PM, April 24, in the Dahl Chapel and Auditorium. The College's biology and chemistry departments are sponsoring the pre-Scholars Day talk, which is free and open to the public.