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Women in business kickoff first interest meeting

Jelene Evans, Courier Staff

September 6, 2019

On Sept. 4, the women of Western Illinois University came together and discussed what it is like for women in the business world, all while enjoying pizza. The meeting held in Stipes Hall Room 226 kicked off at 5 p.m. and conc...

IHC nearly double turn out at first meeting

Nathan Clark, Courier Staff

September 6, 2019

Last Wednesday, approximately 25 students filtered into the Lincoln Room of the University Union for the first Inter-Hall Council meeting of the academic year. “Inter-Hall Council is comprised of representatives from every c...

Getting to know acting President Abraham

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 6, 2019

Thursday afternoon, Western Illinois University’s Acting President Martin Abraham visited the Western Courier office to meet with editors and answer questions and get to know the student production staff. Abraham attended Ren...

Sorority Recruitment kicks off this weekend

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 4, 2019

  Western Illinois University’s Panhellenic Council will be conducting primary recruitment starting Friday and concluding Sunday after new members run to their new sorority home. “Panhellenic Council (PHC) is the g...

UUBingo makes their first debut of the year

Jelene Evans, Courier Staff

August 30, 2019

Last Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019 at 7:00p.m., Western Illinois University University Union Board hosted a bingo night, UUBingo, inside the University Union Heritage Room. The event brought out a lot of students. The University Un...

Community gathers to ‘Neck Up the Square

Marc Ramirez, News editor

August 26, 2019

  The Macomb community proudly swarmed around the town square Friday to experience the first ever ‘Neck Up the Square. The event hosted by the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce, Western Illinois University, Western’s...

Students participate in new engaging welcome week events

Jelen Evans, Courier Staff

August 23, 2019

Last Tuesday at 7 p.m. Western Illinois University hosted a trivia night partnered with the Think fast company. Students were able to go to the University Union’s grand ballroom to participate in the activity. When coming in to at...

Balloon Rally returns to Macomb next month

Marc Ramirez, News editor

August 23, 2019

There are many unique things that the city of Macomb has to offer that people sometimes overlook. A very popular and uncommon event that has been a tradition since 1987 is the Macomb Balloon Rally. This year's event will be hosted on ...

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