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Sigma Pi presents Shots Against Suicide

Isaiah Herard

April 24, 2017

Filed under News

Western Illinois University’s chapter of Sigma Pi fraternity is planning their first annual philanthropy Shots Against Suicide, an event that will raise awareness and money for suicide prevention. Sigma Pi philanthropy chairman Marcus...

Macomb supports Earth

Macomb supports Earth

April 24, 2017

Campus Crime Reports

April 24, 2017

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On April 8 at 6:24 p.m. Morgan Mroz, 19, of 1133 Tanner Hall, was issued a notice to appear May 9 for a Macomb City ordinance violation for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor in the 900 block of West Adams Street. •On...

Western delivers a WAVE of volunteering

Tabi Jozwick

April 24, 2017

Filed under News

Western All Volunteer Effort (WAVE) will be hosting a volunteer fair in the University Union’s Lincoln Room today from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for National Volunteer Week, which takes place during the week of April 23-30. “National...

Council looks to FY 18

Council looks to FY 18

April 12, 2017

Faculty Spotlight

April 12, 2017

Filed under News

Sean Cordes, Western Illinois University Libraries Instruction Coordinator, believes that education is important, especially for professional development. So when you see his six diplomas on his wall, you know that he has the...

Minority Health Month kicks off with fair

Tabi Jozwick

April 10, 2017

Filed under News

The Department of Health Services and Social Work educates people on minority health by hosting a Health Fair last Tuesday in the University Union’s Grand Ballroom. “The health fair was a kickoff for Minority Health Month 2017,...

Smoking discussion to promote cessation

Isaiah Herard

April 10, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

As Western Illinois University joins the nation in recognizing April as Minority Health Month, the Department of Health Sciences and Social Work presents an interactive discussion known as “Let Go of the Chimney.” The smoking cessatio...

Dealing with Difference Institute discusses demographics

Tabi Jozwick

April 10, 2017

Filed under News

The Expanding Cultural Diversity Project (ECDP) invited Wilson Okello to Western Illinois University to be the keynote speaker for the 24th annual Dealing with Difference Institute (DWDI) on Thursday. “DWDI is an institute...

Camouflage cant hide climate change

Tabi Jozwick

April 10, 2017

Filed under News

On Friday, L. Scott Mills shared his research on the effects of climate change on the seasonal camouflage of snowshoe hares with Western Illinois University biology faculty, graduate and undergraduate students. Mills, an Associate...

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