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Monmouth Fund grows 20 percent to break new record

A stack of gift-wrapped money sits atop a Monmouth College tartan.

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

Students conduct summer research in Puerto Rico, Cuba

These Monmouth College students paused for a break while conducting summer research on Isla Mona in Puerto Rico.

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.

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Gift from Adolphsons funds observatory atop CSB

The Adolphsons stand in the observatory with their grand-niece and two of Monmouth's physics professors

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.

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Oberstar’s $500,000 estate gift will fund teaching award

H. Betty Weiss Oberstar ’43

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.

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Gould establishes junior faculty award

Lewis Gould

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.

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