Western Courier

Reed reelected as president: Unopposed SGA candidates all take seats for 2018-2019

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

April 9, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Each unopposed candidate claimed their seat in the Student Government Association (SGA) for the upcoming academic year with the announcement of the Student Government Association election results being revealed Friday afterno...

Necks open with Spartans

Bradley Piros, Courier Staff

April 6, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

women’s soccer team kicks off their friendly spring season tomorrow afternoon when they take on the visiting University of Dubuque Spartans. The Leathernecks were set to play Indiana State last weekend, but that contest was r...

Western Greek Life turns 75

Josh Bowling, Courier Staff

April 6, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Western Illinois University is celebrating 75 years of Greek life with a social on April 14, and a Greek awards reception the following day put on by the Western Alumni Association and The Office of Student Activities. On Saturday, April 1...

Attendance and participation bills back: Long-tabled bills passed after revision

Marc Ramirez, Assistant News Editor

April 4, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

        During Tuesday’s meeting of the Student Government Association, discussion of several bills took the floor of the senate. College of Business and Technology Senator Amanda Wrenn brou...

No confidence vote passed by faculty: 37 percent of faculty abstain in referendum

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

April 2, 2018

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The Western Illinois University Faculty Senate revealed the results of referendum of no confidence in the school’s administration, with 42 percent of voters (213 votes cast) claiming “no confidence.” Twenty-one percent o...

Four students arrested for fraud: OPS and MPD arrest two individuals each in separate cases

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

March 30, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Multiple students were arrested on separate instances of fraud on Monday and Tuesday this week, with arrest announcements coming from both the McDonough County Sheriff’s Office and the Western Illinois University Office o...

Track ready to ride momentum

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

March 28, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — After their first successful outdoor meet of the season last Saturday, the Western Illinois track and field teams are ready to keep the momentum going, as they take on the Southeast Missouri Redhawks at t...

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