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    • WIU to Begin Offering Online Anthropology Major May 26, 2017
      Beginning with the Fall 2017 semester, the Western Illinois University College of Arts and Sciences will offer an online major in anthropology.
    • WIU Mourns Passing of RPTA Professor Emeritus Gil Belles May 25, 2017
      Gil Belles, professor emeritus of Western Illinois University's recreation, park and administration (RPTA) department, was killed in a vehicle accident this morning (May 25) in Macomb. Arrangements are pending at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.
    • President Thomas: Moving WIU Forward May 25, 2017
      On Wednesday, June 14, members of the University community and area residents are invited to attend press events on the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses where I will present the President's Executive Institute and Strategic Plan Supplement initiatives and goals.
    • WIU Alumni Summit 5/31 May 25, 2017
      Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will host an Alumni Summit at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 31, as an opportunity for any WIU graduate living in the Quad Cities area to share feedback about the future of WIU.
    • A Western Walkabout May 24, 2017
      See Western Illinois University for yourself by scheduling a visit to campus! Contact Admissions at 877-PICKWIU or Admissions@wiu.edu.
    • Duball Awarded Centennial Honors College Scholarship May 24, 2017
      Xavier High School senior Lucas Duball, of Cedar Rapids (IA), has been selected for Western Illinois University's Centennial Honors Scholarship, which awards $10,000 per year to academically high-achieving students.
    • Services Set for McGruder-Whiting May 23, 2017
      Memorial services for longtime Western Illinois University food services employee Beth A. McGruder-Whiting, 63, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25 at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home in Macomb. McGruder-Whiting passed away at May 21 in Macomb.
    • Williams Named Vice President for Student Services May 22, 2017
      Ronald Williams, assistant vice president for academic affairs and interim vice president for student services at Western Illinois University, has been named the vice president for student services, effective June 1.
    • Higgins Hall Celebration and Implosion May 22, 2017
      Join your floormates, friends and the Western Illinois University community as we celebrate the memories of WIU's Higgins Hall. The 50-year-old residence hall will be imploded at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 1. An alumni dinner and social will be held Friday, June 30.
    • WIU's Baker Wins State Mentoring Award May 22, 2017
      Western Illinois University School of Agriculture Director Andy Baker has been named the recipient of the 2017 Illinois Teacher Mentor award.
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    • Bison Stay Alive in Summit League Tournament with 11-4 Win Over Western Illinois - KFGO May 25, 2017
      Bison Stay Alive in Summit League Tournament with 11-4 Win Over Western IllinoisKFGOTULSA, Okla. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State University baseball team kept its 2017 season alive and reached 30 wins for the fifth time in program history with an 11-4 victory over the Western Illinois University Leathernecks in a Summit ...and more »
    • President Thomas: Moving WIU Forward - Western Illinois University News May 25, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsPresident Thomas: Moving WIU ForwardWestern Illinois University NewsAs I continue to say, Western Illinois University has been here for 117 years, and we will be celebrating our 118th year this fall. The institute and plan initiatives serve as a framework as we continue our mission and tradition of educating students ...
    • Summit League: (1) ORU cruises by (4) Western Illinois | KTUL - KTUL May 25, 2017
      KTULSummit League: (1) ORU cruises by (4) Western Illinois | KTULKTULHome runs from Sam Grellner and Noah Cummings powered the top-seeded Oral Roberts baseball team to a 5-2 win over No. 4 Western Illinois in its opening ...College baseball: ORU tops Western Illinois 5-2 in Summit League ...Tulsa WorldORU opens Summit tourney with win | Sports […]
    • Duball Awarded Centennial Honors College Scholarship - Western Illinois University News May 24, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsDuball Awarded Centennial Honors College ScholarshipWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL – Xavier High School senior Lucas Duball, of Cedar Rapids (IA), has been selected for Western Illinois University's Centennial Honors Scholarship, which awards $10,000 per year to academically high-achieving students. High school students ...
    • WIU's Baker Wins State Mentoring Award - Western Illinois University News May 22, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsWIU's Baker Wins State Mentoring AwardWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL – Western Illinois University School of Agriculture Director Andy Baker has been named the recipient of the 2017 Illinois Teacher Mentor award. Baker was named director of WIU's School of Agriculture in June 2014. He joined WIU's faculty in ...
    • Williams Named Vice President for Student Services - University ... - Western Illinois University News May 22, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsWilliams Named Vice President for Student Services - University ...Western Illinois University NewsMACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- Ronald Williams, assistant vice president for academic affairs and interim vice president for student services at Western Illinois ...and more »
    • ORU baseball knocks off Western Illinois for sixth consecutive win - Tulsa World May 20, 2017
      Tulsa WorldORU baseball knocks off Western Illinois for sixth consecutive winTulsa WorldOral Roberts baseball's winning streak reached six games on Friday when the Golden Eagles defeated Western Illinois 6-1 on Friday in Macomb, Illinois. Dylan Snypes went 3-for-5 at the plate and drove in three runs for ORU, which improved to 39-14 ...
    • Ten WIU ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Second Lieutenants - Western Illinois University News May 18, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsTen WIU ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Second LieutenantsWestern Illinois University NewsIn Spring 2005, Western Illinois University's ROTC Leatherneck Battalion was named the best large program in the 10th Brigade and a top 15 percent school in all of Cadet Command's 272 programs. The 10th Brigade, headquartered at Fort Leonard Wood, ...
    • North Dakota State University Athletics - NDSU Baseball Completes ... - NDSU Bison Athletics May 14, 2017
      North Dakota State University Athletics - NDSU Baseball Completes ...NDSU Bison AthleticsFARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State University baseball team completed a three-game sweep of the Western Illinois University Leathernecks with a 6-3 win ...and more »
    • OSU football to face Western Illinois in 2020 - Tulsa World May 11, 2017
      Tulsa WorldOSU football to face Western Illinois in 2020Tulsa WorldOklahoma State has added Western Illinois, a Football Championship Subdivision program, to its 2020 schedule. Western Illinois announced the nonconference meetup in a news release on Wednesday. The Cowboys and Lumberjacks will play for the first ...