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Student Government Association discusses upcoming events

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 17, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

The Student Government Association’s weekly meeting kicked off with guest speaker Miranda Anderson from the Office of Student Activities with volunteer programs to speak on the topic of Make A Difference Day. “Something put on ...

Western community rappels at Sallee

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 15, 2018

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The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) gave students and faculty at Western Illinois University the chance to rappel. The ROTC program was created in 1916 in order to better prepare students to become future members of the...

Voter registration open through Election Day

Emily Boyer, Courier Staff

October 15, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Despite what you might have seen online via social media earlier this week, the deadline to register to vote in Illinois has not passed. In fact, you can register all the way through Election Day, which is Tuesday, Nov. 6. Befo...

Get scared at Horn Field

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 10, 2018

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Horn Field will provide the scares for the Halloween season. Located at 985 China Rd in the south end of Macomb, Horn Field is an outdoor recreational facility owned by Western Illinois University. Horn Field sits on over 90 acre...

Student Government Association adopts new Core Values

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 10, 2018

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The 50th legislative session of the Student Government Association at Western Illinois University brought up dicussion to adopt a system of Core Values during Tuesday’s meeting. Speaker of the Senate Aaron Steele authored th...

Catapult will dance to Macomb

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 8, 2018

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A prominent dance group and product of “America’s Got Talent” will perform at Western Illinois University. Western's Union Grand Ballroom will host the dance group “CatapultEntertainment” on Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Catapul...

Department of Economics and Decision Sciences hosts Iowa State guest speaker

Juan Casas, Courier Staff

October 8, 2018

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On Thursday, The Department of Economics & Decision Sciences at Western Illinois University held the event “Patently Risky: Framing, Innovation and Entrepreneurial Preferences” from 10-11 a.m. in Stipes Hall 121. The eve...

Dance programs will host open house

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 5, 2018

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Western Illinois University’s Dance Minor program is hosting an open house on Saturday. Organized by Western Dance Faculty Lara Petrin, University Dance Theatre (UDT), the Western Swing Dance Club and the Belly Dancing Club...

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