• RSS WIU News
    • WIU Jack-O'-Lantern Stencils Available for Download October 22, 2018
      Pumpkin carvers will have a chance to demonstrate their #WIUPride this Halloween by carving one using Western Illinois University stencils.
    • Phi Kappa Phi Senior Research Paper Competition Announced December 11, 2017
      The honor society of Phi Kappa Phi announces its competition for the best research paper, submitted by a Western Illinois University senior.
    • Nominations Sought for 2018 PKP Faculty Initiates December 11, 2017
      Phi Kappa Phi, the largest all-discipline national scholastic honor society at Western Illinois University, is seeking nominations from Western faculty for 2018 faculty initiates who have been at Western for five or more years.
    • WIU CS Graduate Student Pays Homage to Mascot with Mobile Gaming App December 11, 2017
      In his spare time, Western Illinois University School of Computer Science graduate student Dalo Chinkhwangwa, originally from Malawi, decided to further hone the skills learned in the classroom by creating a new mobile game app that celebrates his school and its beloved mascot.
    • Congratulations, Class of 2017: President Jack Thomas December 11, 2017
      "I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate our December 2017 graduates. I would also like to thank our students, faculty, and staff for an outstanding fall semester."
    • Paying it Forward: Ronald and Audrey Thompson December 8, 2017
      It has been almost six decades since Ronald Thompson walked across the stage to receive his diploma from Western Illinois University, and during those 55 years post-graduation, he has devoted his entire professional career with the YMCA. That career, along with solid financial planning, has allowed Thompson and his wife, Audrey, the opportunity to pay […]
    • Annette Davila Retirement Reception December 8, 2017
      A retirement reception for Western Illinois University Financial Aid Assistant Director Annette Davila will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18 in the Sherman Hall third floor auditorium.
    • WIU Agriculture Students Win National Competition for Third Year in December 8, 2017
      For the third year in a row, a group of 60 Western Illinois University agriculture students have won the College Aggies Online (CAO) competition and $2,500 in scholarship funding for the University's Agriculture Club.
    • BOT Meeting Set for Dec. 15 December 8, 2017
      The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will consider the active duty tuition rate at the Friday, Dec. 15 Board meeting in the University Union Capitol Rooms on the Macomb campus.
    • Fernando Pacheco Named CoSIDA Academic All-American December 8, 2017
      Western Illinois senior forward Fernando Pacheco (La Piedad, Michoacan, Mexico/Iowa City) has earned CoSIDA Academic All-America® First Team honors. The senior forward is one of 11 players in the nation to be named to the First Team.
  • RSS Western Illinois News
    • This RSS feed URL is deprecated December 11, 2017
      This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news
    • Jorgensen Awarded National Communication Service Award - Western Illinois University News December 11, 2017
      Jorgensen Awarded National Communication Service AwardWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL – Western Illinois University Department of Communication Chair Pete Jorgensen was recently awarded the 2017 National Communication Association (NCA) Training and Development Division's Outstanding Service Award. The award reflects Jorgensen ...
    • Nominations Sought for 2018 PKP Faculty Initiates - Western Illinois ... - Western Illinois University News December 11, 2017
      Nominations Sought for 2018 PKP Faculty Initiates - Western Illinois ...Western Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL - Phi Kappa Phi, the largest all-discipline national scholastic honor society at Western Illinois University, is seeking nominations from Western faculty for 2018 faculty initiates who have been at Western for five or more years. A letter of ...and more »
    • WIU CS Graduate Student Pays Homage to Mascot with Mobile Gaming App - Western Illinois University News December 11, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsWIU CS Graduate Student Pays Homage to Mascot with Mobile Gaming AppWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL – In his spare time, Western Illinois University School of Computer Science graduate student Dalo Chinkhwangwa, originally from Malawi, decided to further hone the skills learned in the classroom by creating a new mobile game app […]
    • Western Illinois 90, UWM 69: Leathernecks get out front early - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel December 10, 2017
      Milwaukee Journal SentinelWestern Illinois 90, UWM 69: Leathernecks get out front earlyMilwaukee Journal SentinelMACOMB, Ill. - Western Illinois hit 10 three-pointers in building an insurmountable halftime lead, handing the UW-Milwaukee men's basketball team a 90-69 loss Saturday night at Western Hall. The Panthers (6-4) were playing shorthanded with Brock Stull ...Western Illinois beats Milwaukee 90-69fox6now.comGilbeck […]
    • Western Illinois beats Milwaukee 90-69 (Dec 09, 2017) - FOXSports.com December 10, 2017
      Western Illinois beats Milwaukee 90-69 (Dec 09, 2017)FOXSports.comMACOMB, Ill. (AP) Kobe Webster made 5 of 8 from 3-point range and scored 21 on Saturday night to help Western Illinois beat Milwaukee 90-69. Brandon Gilbeck had his third double-double of the season with 17 points, 13 rebounds and three blocks and the ...and more »
    • Balanced attack sparks Western Illinois women to win at Austin Peay - Peoria Journal Star December 10, 2017
      Clarksville NowBalanced attack sparks Western Illinois women to win at Austin PeayPeoria Journal StarCLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — The Western Illinois women's basketball team had five players reach double figures and the Leathernecks secured an 81-68 win over Austin Peay on Saturday to break the Governors' seven-game winning streak. Emily Clemens led the way ...Govs fall to […]
    • James Entwistle Services Set - Western Illinois University News December 8, 2017
      James Entwistle Services SetWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL -- Funeral services for former Western Illinois University Instructor James Entwistle will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Macomb. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 at Dodsworth-Piper ...
    • Annette Davila Retirement Reception - Western Illinois University News December 8, 2017
      Annette Davila Retirement ReceptionWestern Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL - A retirement reception for Western Illinois University Financial Aid Assistant Director Annette Davila will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18 in the Sherman Hall third floor auditorium. Davila began her WIU career in 1993 as an ...
    • BOT Meeting Set for Dec. 15 - Western Illinois University News December 8, 2017
      BOT Meeting Set for Dec. 15Western Illinois University NewsMACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will consider the active duty tuition rate at the Friday, Dec. 15 Board meeting in the University Union Capitol Rooms on the Macomb campus. The WIU Board's open meeting will begin ...