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Nasser Zbeeb uses his love for spirituality to conquer obstacles

Grayson Stoik, Courier Staff

September 8, 2017

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 From Lebanon to the United States of America, Nasser Zbeeb, a man with a deep appreciation for the human spirit and the will of humanity plans to eliminate obstacles and spread love during his life here on earth.  “I...

Center for International Studies presents International coffee and tea hour

Tabi Jozwick, Courier Staff

September 8, 2017

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On Wednesday, attendees sampled Indian tea and food while they learned about India during the Center for International Studies’ international coffee and tea hour in Horrabin Hall.  “We wanted to try a new event,” said Dan...

IHC presents Rocky Cups

Isaiah Herard, Assistant News Editor

September 8, 2017

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On Monday, Sept. 11 Western Illinois University’s Inter Hall Council (IHC) will release their long anticipated Rocky Cups.  The Rocky Cups will sell at ten dollars per cup and allow students to receive a 40-50 percent dis...

Department of Art to host First Wednesday Art Gallery

Tabi Jozwick, Courier Staff

September 6, 2017

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The Department of Art will be hosting First Wednesday at Garwood Hall and the Heating Plant Annex for both the Western Illinois University and Macomb communities today from 7 to 9 p.m.  “First Wednesday is essentially an ‘o...

Council fixes deficit

Council fixes deficit

September 6, 2017

SGA suspends rules

SGA suspends rules

September 6, 2017

Student Activities Fair encourages student involvement

Kirsten Kessling, Courier Staff

September 1, 2017

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On Wednesday, the sun was shining and the campus mall lawn was packed with students and organizations for the annual Student Activities Fair, and for the first time the fair was hosted outside.  Associate Director of the Office of Stude...

Fallen Soldiers 5K returns to Western

Emily Stieren, Courier Staff

September 1, 2017

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The sixth annual Fallen Soldiers 5k Run/Walk is heading toward Macomb on Saturday, Oct. 14. In the previous year, the largest road race in McDonough County sustained nearly 600 participants and raised over $17,000 for the Fallen So...

Macomb prepares for takeoff

Grayson Stoik, Courier Staff

September 1, 2017

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Macomb is set to kick off the upcoming fall season with altitude, celebrating the 31st annual Balloon Rally.  From Sept. 8-9, on Vince Grady Field at Western Illinois University, participants of the balloon rally will gath...

Williams speaks at SGA

Williams speaks at SGA

August 30, 2017

Beekeeping buzzing out at Taste of Archives

Tabi Jozwick, Courier Staff

August 28, 2017

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On Saturday, Western Illinois University Library patrons were served a honey-themed meal during the second annual "Taste of the Archives" at the Malpass library University Archives.  The theme of the Taste of Archives focuse...

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