Western Illinois University

WIU Study
3:23 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

The Impact of Academic Bias

Craig Tollini
Credit Rich Egger

A study done at Western Illinois University suggests some of the rhetoric about the impact of academic bias might be exaggerated.

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2-Chainz
5:46 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

BoT Member Not Happy About Homecoming Concert

2-Chainz
Credit hiphopwired.com

It’s probably safe to say Western Illinois University Board of Trustees member Phil Hare won’t be attending Saturday night’s homecoming concert featuring 2-Chainz.

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Including $1.5 Million to PAC
9:15 am
Tue September 24, 2013

WIU Reaches $60 Million Goal with Seven-Figure Gift

Ken and Lorraine Epperson's seven figure gift helped WIU hit its 60mil. fundraising goal.
Credit http://www.wiu.edu/news/

After more than six years of fundraising, Western Illinois University has hit its $60 million goal for the school's capital campaign.

That's thanks to a sizable gift by two Western alumni who are long time supporters of the university.

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WIUM Local
10:36 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Illinois River Sweep Cleans the Lamoine Too

Volunteers at the 2012 Illinois River Sweep (Not in Macomb.)
Credit https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfTheIllinoisRiver/photos_stream

The Illinois River Sweep takes place this Saturday,  people from communities all along the river and its tributaries will work together to clean up the waterways. 

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Millions of Dollars
8:15 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

WIU Enrollment Decline Impacts Bottom Line

Sherman Hall, the administration building at WIU
Credit Rich Egger

There are 498 fewer students attending Western Illinois University this fall than at this time last year.

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