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Campus Crime Report

April 10, 2017

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On March 29 at 7:10 a.m. OPS and the Macomb Fire Department responded to a fire alarm in Olson Hall. No fire was found and no injuries were reported. •On March 30 at 12:40 a.m. Madeline Penney, 21, of 400 Corbin Hall,...

Student Spotlight: John Bannon

Tabi Jozwick, Courier Staff

March 28, 2017

Filed under News

A love of travel has taken Peace Corps fellow and business administration graduate student John Bannon from Joliet, Illinois to South Korea and Macedonia. “My background is in international affairs and political science,”...

Women spark a fire in the workforce and history

Jasmine Yates, Courier Staff

March 28, 2017

Filed under News

“Trailblazing Women in Business and Labor” is this year’s theme for the fifth annual women’s history month lecture hosted March 23, in the Leslie F. Malpass Library Garden Lounge. The Women of the Western Illinois University...

Map lecture provides direction

Tabi Jozwick, Courier Staff

March 23, 2017

Filed under News

Christopher Sutton, professor of geography, delivered his Distinguished Faculty Lecture “The Power of Maps” at the College of Fine Arts and Communication Recital Hall on Wednesday. “The faculty lecture is a proud tradition...

Samuel Brinton to speak on conversion therapy

Kirsten Edmunds, Assistant News Editor

March 23, 2017

Filed under News

Western Illinois University’s Unity organization wants to help educate others about the harmful effects of conversion therapy done on LGBT people, by bringing in a guest speaker this Monday at 7 p.m. in Waggoner Room 3. Unity’s...

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

March 22, 2017

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