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New greenhouse facility gives WIU growing opportunities

Western Illinois University unveiled it’s newest edition to the School of Agriculture.

On Friday, December 19, 2014, Western Illinois University’s School of Agriculture had a ribbon cutting for their two new greenhouses. 212 more words


Three Arrests After Fights at WIU Dance in Macomb

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) Three men were arrested and eight injured by pepper spray at a dance on the Western Illinois University campus.

WIU spokeswoman Darcie Shinberger says several fights broke out about 11 p.m. 120 more words



Welcome to my first blog post! It is my intent to use this forum as a way to communicate all of the great things we have happening at… 534 more words


CSP Grad Candidate's Social Media Work Helps Beu Health Ed Reach Out to WIU Students

Northport, New York, native Rebecca Novick, who is currently a graduate student in Western’s college student personnel (CSP) program, applied to the program after hearing about it from those she worked with at her undergraduate institution, University at Buffalo (UB). 1,103 more words

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WIU preserves legacy of Lane Evans with special collection

At the Western Illinois University library in Macomb,  it’s like a gift from an old friend.

That’s where you’ll find Dr. Jeff Hancks.  He’s pouring over a truckload of history from 1983-2007.  338 more words


The Making of the #WIUnselfie Movement

A few weeks ago, two Western graduate students reached out to us for a brief meet up in the University Relations Office. They wanted help in promoting their “WIUnselfie movement,” a project that they, and some of their fellow master’s candidates in Western’s… 694 more words