Western Courier

Western hosts Ceramic Workshop

William Turkington, Courier Staff

February 14, 2018

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Ceramics artist Anthony Pearson showed off his craft for Western students on Thursday afternoon in the Heating Plant Annex. Pearson currently a master of fine arts candidate at the University of Missouri in Columbia, which is ...

Biss visits Western

Ryan Zurek, Opinions Editor

February 14, 2018

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Last Friday, State Senator and candidate for governor Daniel Biss, and his running mate Congresswoman Litesa Wallace, stopped by the Sandburg Lounge in the Union as part of their Road Forward College Tour. The pair spoke about...

SGA discusses fee structure

SGA discusses fee structure

February 14, 2018

‘All stick, no carrot’ UPI and supporters picket Western contract offerings

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

February 9, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

They want a fair contract. And they want it now. This is what the University Professionals of Illinois and their supporters picketed for at Chandler Park Thursday afternoon. Over 170 people gathered with signs in hand demonst...

Mota continues to fight

Jasmine Yates, Courier Staff

February 7, 2018

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For college students, the first semester is usually an exciting time, but for Natalie Mota, the semester did not start off well because she noticed a lump on her neck. “When I came to Western I saw the bump and then me and ...

Chili cook-off brings the heat

February 5, 2018

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1st Wednesday return to campus

Bradley Piros, Courier Staff

February 5, 2018

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The Western Illinois University Department of Art is back this semester, continuing to put on the first “First Wednesday” event of the spring semester. If you haven’t heard of it before, it’s an “open house” put on by som...

Negotiations continue through February

Nicholas Ebelhack, Editor-in-chief

February 5, 2018

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Two rooms. Two groups of people. One man running back and forth between the rooms for hours at a time. That’s where Western Illinois University and the University Professionals of Illinois (UPI) Local 4100 Chapter at Western cu...

Western student wins sweepstakes

London Rivers, Courier Staff

February 2, 2018

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llinois University sophomore from Broadview, Illinois, was announced as one of the grand prizewinners for Sodexo’s recent national sweepstakes. Sodexo is a global organization providing services in health care, energy and r...

Mechs to march on Q-Lot

Marc Ramirez, Courier Staff

February 2, 2018

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On Feb. 10th-11th, the 2018 Agriculture Mechanization Club will be hosting their 48th annual Farm Expo in Western Hall. Jana Knupp, Adviser and Vice President of Advertising, says of their 285 registered vendors there are a variety...

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