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Students recreate Nazca geoglyph at Western

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

April 27, 2018

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Students from Professor of Sociology and Anthropology Patricia Anderson’s ANTH 215 clas, Fantastic Archaeology, completed a large scale replica of a Nazca hummingbird geoglyph this past weekend between Currens and Thompson ...

OSA hands out annual student awards

April 25, 2018

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City Council discusses potential changes

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

April 25, 2018

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On Monday night, the Macomb City Council discussed purchasing new vehicles for the Macomb Police Department. Two new vehicles, a Dodge Charger and a Ford Interceptor, will be added to the mix. They will be replacing three ou...

A Σ Φ presents The Consent Games

Tea Wheat, Courier Staff

April 23, 2018

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Alpha Sigma Phi is the newest fraternity on campus and it has already made a positive impact on the Western community. The fraternity has their first philanthropy event on campus coming up this week, which is in support of RA...

Western challenges supporters on April 24

William Turkington, Courier Staff

April 23, 2018

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Western Illinois University will be hosting its third annual Western Challenge on April 24 to raise money for various university programs. The Western Challenge is a 24 hour online fundraising campaign that challenges alumni...

GoFundMe page draws criticism: Contract negotiation tensions carry over to social media

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

April 23, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Contract negotiation tensions extended to social media last weekend as a GoFundMe.com page drew criticism from Western Illinois University employees. Following the April 18 announcement of the University Professionals of Ill...

Western hosts sleep deprivation event

Josh Bowling, Courier Staff

April 20, 2018

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Western Illinois University’s Department of Health Sciences hosted a “Sleep and Sleep Deprivation Among College Students” event on Tuesday, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Horrabin Hallroom one. Western students Courtney Coleman, Olaj...

Macomb’s 3rd annual “Foos For Family” is coming soon

Josh Bowling, Courier Staff

April 20, 2018

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The third annual human foosball tournament titled “Foos For Family” will take place in Macomb’s Memorial Park on April 29 from 3-7 p.m The event will be hosted by Macomb Park District, Western Illinois University faculty and...

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