Western Illinois University

Family Raises Show Pigs
9:50 am
Tue July 22, 2014

WIU Professor Sells Boar for World Record Prize

Credit www.enasco.com

A Western Illinois University professor has turned a moment from his childhood into a family passion.

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Opportunity to Think About Their Futures
12:53 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Math Camp for Young Girls at WIU

Credit www.wiu.edu

Western Illinois University will offer a week-long summer camp for junior high-age girls to grow their interest in mathematics.

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Recovering From Natural Disasters
12:37 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

WIU Included in Illinois Disaster Corps Initiative

Credit American Red Cross

Western Illinois University is participating in a pilot project to help communities state-wide recover from natural disasters.

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TomCat Reunion
11:43 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Rekindling Old Connections in Macomb

The former Grin and Beer It. The building later served as the children's library. It was torn down this month as part of the Macomb Public Library expansion.
Credit Tom Carper

Tom and Gayle Carper of Macomb have more than 1,000 photos from the years when Tom owned bars in town.  They decided the pictures should be shared and started posting them to Flickr and Facebook.

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Started Almost a Year Ago
9:57 am
Wed July 9, 2014

WIU Art Labeling Project Almost Complete

Sculpture in front of Hainline Theatre.
Credit Frannie Smith

Retired Western Illinois University professor  Gil Belles is patiently waiting for the completion of his campus art labeling project.

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