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Western Courier

Western remains positive despite decreased enrollment

Shannon Norris

March 3

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Western Illinois University’s enrollment may be down but Seth Miner, Director of Undergraduate Admissions, thoughts on its future remain up. “The fact of the matter is high school graduates are becoming fewer and fewer. T...

Peace Corps Veterans tell their stories

Isaiah Herard

March 3

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Tuesday night, Western Illinois University hosted Peace Corps volunteers, who shared stories from their service. The returned Peace Corps volunteers had served in a number of countries, including Morocco, Mozambique, Tanzania...

Amp- “Bull” Cattle to attract herds of people in upcoming auction

Rodrigo Lopez

March 1

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Western Illinois University will host the 45th annual Performance Tested Bull Sale on Mar. 10 at the Western Livestock Center. The event, which begins at 7 p.m., will offer cattle producers the option to purchase high-performance...

Student Spotlight

Isaiah Herard

March 1

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Due to abuse and suffering burns from his hand being placed on a lit stove, Western junior Terence McFadden faced adoption at the age of 7. McFadden, a native Chicagoan, overcame a hard family life to become the proud, astute,...

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