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Monmouth College national survey: Millennial voters want Trump and Bernie Sanders

A professor at Monmouth College has tapped into an “under reported” group of voters in the United States.

At the beginning of October 2015, Monmouth College, in conjunction with Triton Polling and Research in Bend, Oregon, conducted an online survey of 307 voters between the ages of 18 and 24 years old. 249 more words


Helen Hart Metz

In the fall of 1956, Helen Hart Metz was the only woman I knew who displayed her family name – Hart – conspicuously beside her married name:  Metz.  2,290 more words

18 Syrians in Monmouth, IL

Sometimes, conflict breeds opportunity.

The ongoing conflict/war in Syria has displaced millions of people (over 6 million to date).  According to Al Arabiyah English News, there is a consortium of schools in the U.S. 640 more words


Monmouth College graduates 250 students in spring 2015

About 250 students celebrated their graduation from Monmouth College Sunday, May 17, 2015.

Before walking across the stage, the graduates heard a commencement speech from one of President Barack Obama’s leaders in the fight against ISIS, General John Allen. 85 more words


Local Fraternities defend Greek life after nationwide scandals

From allegations of racism to hazing and sexual assault, several scandals are leaving a black eye on fraternities and sororities around the country. Local members say they’re working to show all the good things about Greek life. 250 more words


Robin Johnson: What are Governor Rauner's Big Plans?

Rick Pearson chats with consultant and coordinator of the Midwest Matters initiative at Monmouth College Robin Johnson to talk about his thoughts on Rauner’s state of the state address. 28 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Dad refuses to give daughter away at wedding

An Illinois man walked his daughter down the aisle, but refused to give her away. The bride says it was actually a very sweet gesture by her loving father. 267 more words