DUBUQUE, IOWA (November 15, 2019) — The Archway Reading and Lecture Series at University of Dubuque will host a reading by poet Austin Smith at 7PM tonight in the Couchman Reading Room of the Charles C Myers Library on campus. He will replace Abby Geni.

The reading is free and open to the public. It will include a brief question-and-answer session and book-signing opportunity with the author.


MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (November 15, 2019) — Mariela Shaker ('15) returned to campus Thursday to once again share her story at a convocation for first-year students in Monmouth College's "Introduction to Liberal Arts" course.

But this time, the Syrian refugee's story had a new twist.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 15, 2019) — The following students graduated with a Bachelor of Science, General Science degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic's main campus in Davenport, Iowa on October 25, 2019.

Edward Casper of Davenport, Iowa, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, General Science degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic's main campus in Davenport, Iowa on October 25, 2019.

IOWA FALLS, IOWA (November 14, 2019) — Don't miss this chance to speak with school board members, superintendents, and expert practitioners from across the state and nation — including Education and Creativity Expert, Sir Ken Robinson.

PELLA, IOWA (11/14/2019) — Andrew Green, professor of political science at Central College, will present "From the Iowa Caucuses to the White House: Understanding Donald Trump's 2016 Electoral Victory in Iowa" at 7PM, Monday, November 18, in the Boat/Moore rooms of Maytag Student Center.

The presentation is the second of five in the college's 2019-20 Faculty Lecture Series with a focus on civic engagement. It is free and open to the public.


MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (November 14, 2019) — Ten Fighting Scots traveled to Scotland last spring, and several of them will be on hand to share their experiences at the next Monmouth Associates luncheon at Monmouth College.

DUBUQUE, IOWA (November 14, 2019) — A University of Dubuque mediation team placed sixth in the Team Mediation Category at the 20th annual International Intercollegiate Mediation Tournament held November 1-3 at The Osgoode School of Law at York University in Toronto, Canada.

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (November 14, 2019) — Madison Harbour of Davenport, Iowa, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Harbour was initiated at University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

PELLA, IOWA (November 13, 2019) — A data-analyst and coordinator with the NFL's Minnesota Vikings will be one of three keynote speakers Central College will bring campus for the fourth annual Midwest Sports Analytics Meeting set for Saturday, November 23, in the Maytag Student Center.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (November 13, 2019) — Monmouth College and the Buchanan Center for the Arts are staging a holiday production that amounts to "must-see" theatre.

A Child's Christmas in Wales will be presented November 21-24 at the College's Wells Theater. Directed by Monmouth theatre professor Todd Quick, the play is an adaptation of what Quick called "a really beautiful Dylan Thomas poem."