Western Courier

DiTulio named director of WIU Counseling Center

Bradford P. Nadziejko

October 18, 1998

The University Counseling Center has named associate director Jim DiTulio the new director. DiTulio has served as the center's associate director and coordinator of clinical and counseling services since July 1995. As associat...

Buck gives tips on leading at conference

Leslie Gray

October 18, 1998

Approximately 300 students assembled Saturday at the University Union for the 1998 Fall Leadership Conference. The event stated with the keynote address, given by John Buck , from St. . Louis University presented at a regional...

Media plays a large role in group separation

James Weime

October 18, 1998

Editor's note: This column is the third in a three-part series exploring the issue of race.The other day, I went to a speech held in the University Union Grand Ballroom given by Judy Franks, who is an advertising executive at a ...

WIU Greek student leaders speak out against alcohol

Dan Morton

October 18, 1998

WIU will be joining more than 800 other college campuses across the nation in "Not Here," a nationally coordinated effort to unite against alcohol-related tragedies.The program, sponsored by Greeks Advocating Mature Management o...

Balance of power in GFC leaning toward Illinois

Karl Phipps

October 18, 1998

Any team that can register 21 first downs in a game should more than likely be able to score a lot of points and therefore win the game; however, the following scenario didn't quite go as planned for Southern Illinois Universi...

WIU fortunate to be selected

October 18, 1998

One of the biggest events to ever happen on campus will be taking place next weekend, and it's sure to be a hit among WIU students.MTV is coming to Macomb Sunday as part of its Campus Invasion tour. The tour will feature the mu...

Third Eye Blind, Eve 6 set to invade WIU

Rob Carroll

October 18, 1998

WIU will be the target when the first annual MTV Campus Invasion hits Macomb on Sunday, Oct.25. MTV's Campus Invasion will feature the MTV Village, a free daytime interactive festival where students will have an opportunity to p...

‘Neck defence collars Salukis

Jeff Reynolds

October 18, 1998

For the second game in a row, the Leathernecks (6-1) came out sluggish but found a way to win, defeating Southern Illinois University 13-3 and improving to 3-0 in the Gateway Football Conference. After the 'Necks outlasted South...

Dry Greek houses becoming more common than ever

Danny Davis

October 18, 1998

In a recent trend, university fraternities and sororities are turning away from alcohol. Within the next couple of years, all fraternities and sororities houses will be substance-free. This is a big turnaround from the '80s, whe...

Communication keeps long-distance relationships going

Tedra Newman

October 18, 1998

Dating in the '90s is no easy task by any measure. Many may have their significant other close to them, or at least within a few minutes driving distance. However, there are those of us who are trying to make a long-distance r...

Franks lectures on gender in the media

Josh Monninger

October 18, 1998

Judy Franks, senior partner and group media director for EURO RSCG Tatham, spoke Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. in the University Union Grand Ballroom about gender in the media. Franks was speaking as a representative of the Advertising Edu...

ROTC concludes weekend-long Fall Training Exercise

Josh Monninger

October 18, 1998

Saturday was the first day of the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) training camp at Camp Jackson. Training lasted from 7:30 a.m. until Sunday at 1 p.m. Cadet Major, Battalion S5, Cecil McCaw, senior law enforcement and justi...

The independent student newspaper of Western Illinois University. Serving Macomb since 1905.