Western Courier

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

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

April 2, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Unopposed candidates answer to students at debate

Marc Ramirez, Courier Staff

March 28, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

During Tuesday’s special session of the Student Government Association, student officials gathered to host the annual SGA Debate. In the University Union Capitol Room, four students gathered for the debate; all however, running ...

BOT votes to keep fees level

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

March 26, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees voted unanimously Friday to keep 2018-2019 student costs level with 2017-2018 rates, establishing zero percent increases on tuition, student fees and room and board for incoming ...

BOT meets today to discuss student costs

Nicholas Ebelhack, editor-in-chief

March 23, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will meet today at 8 a.m. in the University Union Capitol room for their quarterly meeting to consider items such as tuition rates for FY 19 and the 2018-2019 cost guarantees fo...

SGA asks uTech to act

SGA asks uTech to act

March 21, 2018

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