Western Courier

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 ...

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...

Student Government Association adopts new Core Values

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 10, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Football falls short to conference foe

Haley Richards, Sports Editor

October 8, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

NORMAL, Ill. — The Western Illinois Fighting Leathernecks now move to 2-3 on the season and 1-1 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference after coming up short against the Illinois State University Redbirds. The final sc...

New scanning electron microscope unveiled in Currens Hall

Leah Murphy, Courier Staff

October 5, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

On Monday, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held in Currens Hall for a new scanning electron microscope (SEM). The SEM installation was completed in mid-August. “The purchase was funded by a National Science Foundation grant...

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