When Monmouth College’s annual fund topped the $1 million mark for the first time in history six years ago, the board of trustees quickly raised the bar. Read More
Mere hours after the college’s last final exams of the spring semester on May 14, Monmouth College biology professor James Godde was on a flight to San Juan, Puerto Rico, with eight students for a research trip.
An estate gift from Monmouth College graduates David ’67 and Priscilla Trubeck Adolphson ’70 of North Barrington, Ill., has provided the “crowning jewel” to their alma mater’s new Center for Science and Business.
H. Betty Weiss Oberstar, a 1943 graduate of Monmouth College, made a name for herself at Bristol-Myers Squibb as director of research and development for the International Consumer Products Division of Clairol.
Despite having decades of scholarly experience under his belt, Monmouth College professor Lewis Gould believes that junior faculty deserve to be recognized for their research and scholarship. The nationally known historian and author is so firm in his conviction that he has established a cash award to encourage young Monmouth faculty members to pursue excellence.