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Campus Crime Report

•On Jan. 30 at 3:35 a.m. Tristin Decker, 19, of 1008 Henninger Hall, was arrested in Olson Hall for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. He was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 3:36 a.m. where he was lodged pending bond. •On Jan. 31 at 8:52 p.m. a student reported her phone (stol...  Read More »

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Student Spotlight

Lenisha Bolton

 Semaj Arnold, a junior majoring in engineering technology at Western Illinois University finds ways to stay grounded while being so actively involved on campus.  “It was during my senior year in high school, (a) guidance counselor persuade(d) me to attend Western,” Arnold said. “She (said...  Read More »

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Students connect during love discussions

Kayla Collins

 Dating, love and marriage was the topic of discussion for this week’s Cultural Connections on Tuesday at the Multicultural Center.  Both domestic and international students from Western Illinois University came together to share and learn from each other’s culture. This event helps stude...  Read More »

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Council talks parking restrictions

Council talks parking restrictions

Nicholas Ebelhack

 At Monday night’s Committee of the Whole meeting, community member Mary Warnock approached the co...  Read More »

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MPD and MFD respond to fire at Magnolia’s

MPD and MFD respond to fire at Magnolia’s

On Monday evening, Macomb police and fire responded to a burglar alarm shortly after 4 p.m. at Magno...  Read More »

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SGA discusses athletic funding

SGA discusses athletic funding

Shannon Norris

 The Western Illinois University Student Government Association (SGA) was able to pass several bills...  Read More »

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Yeezy Makes “Waves”

Savannah Whitley

Our lord and savior Yeezus has come  to  save  us with his new highly anticipated album, “SWISH”… well, not quite.  Sometime between declaring himself the “greatest living rock star on the planet” and making som...  Read More »

February 8, 2016 • 0 comments

Dystopian Disappointment

February 8, 2016

 “The 5th Wave” directed by Jonathan “J” Blakeson, was based on the first book of the New York Times best-selling young adult trilogy...  Read More »

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A chip on the shoulder

A chip on the shoulder

Zach Martin

Tate Stensgaard didn’t play AAU basketball. He didn’t go to a power-rich state of recruitment. He didn’t get a single NCAA Division I, II or III scholarship offer at 18-years-old. He wasn’t a bulky big man. He was skinny...  Read More »

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  • Campus Crime Report

    •On Jan. 30 at 3:35 a.m. Tristin Decker, 19, of 1008 Henninger Hall, was arrested in Olson Hall for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. He wa...

  • Campus Crime Reports

    •On Dec. 31 at 8:52 a.m. an individual reported that a third floor window at Henninger Hall had been damage. Damages were estimated at $311. •On ...

  • Campus Crime Reports

    •On Nov. 29 at 9:27 p.m. Jaquise Wesley, 18, and Kayla Stanback, 18, both of 738 Tanner Hall, were each issued a notice to appear Dec. 28 for a Maco...

  • Campus Crime Reports

    •On Nov. 11 at 6:27 p.m. OPS and the Macomb Fire Department responded to a fire alarm in Bayliss Hall. No smoke or fire was found and no injuries we...

  • Campus Crime Report

    •On Nov. 4 at 12:33 p.m. nonstudent Kareem Spann, 21, of Calumet City, was arrested at his residence in Calumet City for burglary in connection with...

  • Campus Crime Reports

    On Oct. 12 at 1:26 p.m. Tiarra Clark, 19, of 506 Corbin Hall, was arrested for aggravated battery at Mowbray Hall. She was transported to the McDonoug...

  • OPS Beat

    •On Oct. 7 at 7:14 p.m. Nikee Ford, 19, was arrested at Mowbray Hall for battery. She was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 9:37 p.m. wher...

  • OPS Beat

     On Aug. 24 at 9:18 p.m. one student was judicially referred for cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia and two students were judicially r...

  • OPS Beat

     On Aug. 24 at approximately 10:34 a.m., Mateusz Ostaszewski, 18, of 703 Tanner Hall, was arrested at Mowbray Hall for battery. He was transported ...

  • OPS BEAT

    •On April 27 at 1:32 p.m. a student reported criminal damage, estimated at $157, to her vehicle while it was on campus sometime between April 18-1...