Western Courier

‘Winds travel to Western Michigan tourney

Marvin Holman

September 18, 1998

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After a winless turn at the Westerwinds Classic, the Westerwind volleyball team will be going on the road this weekend to get back on the winning track.The 'Winds are headed to Kalamazoo, Mich., for the Western Michigan Tournam...

IHC discusses prank calls

Scott Owens

September 18, 1998

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Among the issues discussed at the Inter-Hall Council meeting Wednesday were prank phone calls received on campus, complaints about Mariott Food Services, plans for a temporary mass transit system and the new date for the schedul...

Luncheon set for Founders’ Day

Bradford Nadziejko

September 16, 1998

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WIU students and the rest of the university community are encouraged to attend the WIU 1998 Founders' Day luncheon Sept. 23 in the University Union Grand Ballroom.Started by President Donald Spencer, Founders' Day is celebrated to ...

OPS works to improve safety

Rob Carroll

September 16, 1998

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Making everyone on campus feel safe is no easy task. Currently, the Office of Public Safety is trying to improve the situation."Most of the students are 19, 20, 21 years of age, and they need to remember that even though they...

Children are aware of scandal

September 16, 1998

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Throughout the past several months, everyone has been buzzing about the Bill Clinton scandal, trying to figure out what his next move will be to retrieve his reputation. But many have failed to take a closer look at what affect ...

Tanner obtains Ethernet access

Shauna Allen

September 16, 1998

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During the past few years, WIU has undergone a few facelifts in order to attract more students to the campus.Some of these projects were not just for recruitment purposes, but also for the betterment of the living conditions i...

Generate a winning attitude, support WIU athletic teams

Janine Cavicchia

September 16, 1998

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In my heart and mind, I've been a WIU Westerwinds fan and supporter for the past 13 years, but you wouldn't necessarily know it by my only occasional attendance at volleyball, softball and basketball games. I've never been to a ...

One year later, dual-rape case still unsolved

Josh Monninger

September 16, 1998

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It's been over half a year since two female students were abducted at knifepoint from Higgins Hall parking lot and raped near Spring Lake.After getting the car stuck in the mud, the attacker fled on foot, leaving the two women locked...

‘Winds leave Orland Park tourney 4-2

Jeff Reynolds

September 16, 1998

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The Westerwinds softball team traveled to Orland Park, Ill., over the weekend to compete in a tournament involving various universities, colleges and junior colleges throughout the region.In the opening game on Friday, the 'Wi...

Johnson leading new era of baseball

Jeff Reynolds

September 16, 1998

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New Leatherneck baseball coach Kim Johnson knows he has a tough conversion to make, coming from Illinois Central College in East Peoria to take over the WIU baseball team, but by the time the season gets underway, he may be h...

Burn the American flag, not freedom

Steve Sonneveld

September 16, 1998

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Next week the United States Congress will vote on an amendment to the Constitution that would prohibit flag burning. This is the third time within a decade such a measure has been suggested, and has been defeated on all prior occ...

Students get harassing calls

Danny Davis

September 16, 1998

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She was an ordinary freshman, dealing with her first time away from home. One night she got a call that made her feel uncomfortable.In today's university atmosphere, students have to deal with obscene callers, insistent callers and ...

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