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Student Development and Success Center prioritizes students well-being

Rachel Greene, edge editor

October 16, 2019

There are many offices on campus that are often overlooked or forgotten about as the school year progresses. The Student Development and Success Center at Western Illinois University is one of these offices. It houses many r...

Dance Marathon holds McDonald’s fundraiser

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 16, 2019

Western Illinois University Dance Marathon hosted another event to actively involve the community and fundraise for their cause at McDonald’s last night. Dance Marathon raises money for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and s...

Western prepares for Dads’ Day activities this Saturday

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 14, 2019

Western Illinois University is scheduled to host their annual Dads’ Day celebration starting this Saturday. Western dads, as well as other family members, are invited to the Macomb campus to enjoy a day of activities to keep the w...

SGA appoints new student leaders across campus

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 14, 2019

  Western’s Student Government Association consisted of three appointments during new business, following officer and committee reports during Tuesday's weekly meeting. The Appointments Committee granted approval for...

Thompson Hall prepares for annual Big Pink Volleyball competition

Tea Wheat, Courier Staff

October 7, 2019

Each year Thompson Hall holds their annual capstone event, Big Pink Volleyball. This year, Big Pink Volleyball will take place from Oct. 14 to Oct. 16. Big Pink Volleyball is a recreational event that takes place at the Stud...

Board of Trustees names Abraham Interim President

Devon Greene, editor-in-chief

October 4, 2019

The Western Illinois Board of Trustees met on Thursday afternoon in the University Union to discuss various issues around Western. After an almost three hour long closed session meeting, the Board of Trustees agreed to make Actin...

Center for Economic Education to host Analytics and Economics Day

Devon Greene, editor-in-chief

October 2, 2019

The Center for Economic Education and the Department of Economics and Decision Sciences are putting on their annual Analytics and Economics Day on Friday in Stipes Hall. Associate Professor Jessica Lin is a key player when it com...

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