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Five New Agronomy Associates Join Prairieland FS Agronomy Team

We are excited to announce five new additions to the Prairieland FS Agronomy Team. Three from the 2015 graduating class at Western Illinois University, 1 from University of Missouri and one from Kirkland Community College. 448 more words

Agronomy

Congratulations to the Class of 2015 New Student Affairs Professionals!

The following is the speech I gave at the graduation reception for Western Illinois University’s College Student Personnel program 2015 graduates.  I share it, slightly amended, because I think that it applies to all graduates entering the field of student affairs as new professionals.  1,154 more words

Article Published on WIU's Haunted Simpkins Hall

I first wrote about Western Illinois University’s haunted Simpkins Hall for Vol. 4 Issue 9 of the Legends and Lore of Illinois, which I elaborated on in my book… 319 more words

Illinois

Smoking to be banned on WIU campuses

Western Illinois University will soon be smoke-free.

The action goes hand-in-hand with Illinois’ Smoke-Free Campus Act.  The legislation notes that smoking will not be allowed on the “campus of a State-supported institution or higher education.” 46 more words

News

W. Illinois Football Player-Infant Bone Marrow Donor

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A Western Illinois University linebacker soon will give an infant suffering from a rare immune disorder a precious gift in the game of life — a bone marrow transplant. 361 more words

Sports

Audio Story Critique

Talking animals is a podcast hosted by Sam Litzinger on CBS News. In the episode I listened to Litzinger interviewed an British shepherd who unexpectedly grew a following on twitter for himself and his border collie, Floss. 174 more words

Journalism

AP Social Media Policy

After reading the social media policy for Associated Press employees I realize I need to change some things I do on social media.

Here is a list of important things from the policy: 200 more words

Journalism