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by meganeck
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Women's Basketball
Topic: New assistant coach
Replies: 18
Views: 1346

Re: New assistant coach

So looks like JD will have an all new staff as Crafton is leaving also.
by meganeck
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: New Sense of Hope
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: New Sense of Hope

A new Board of Trustees with a very different approach, asking questions and demanding answers, combined with new blood coming in as Provost while also taking on the role of Acting President with overwhelming support from the Provost search committee provides a sense of hope that I haven't seen on ...
by meganeck
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff
Replies: 2225
Views: 278544

Re: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff

I heard a story this morning on the radio, that a high school student was thinking of going to WIU, but their high school guidance counselor, told them that WIU would be closed in 2 years, so they shouldn't go there. I wonder how many other instances like this there are. I wish these school counsel...
by meganeck
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff
Replies: 2225
Views: 278544

Re: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff

I heard a story this morning on the radio, that a high school student was thinking of going to WIU, but their high school guidance counselor, told them that WIU would be closed in 2 years, so they shouldn't go there. I wonder how many other instances like this there are.
by meganeck
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: Early look at 2019
Replies: 31
Views: 2379

Re: Early look at 2019

Former two-year starting quarterback Chris Murray is no longer with Montana State. Not sure if this is the proper place for this, but i saw this today.
by meganeck
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Women's Basketball
Topic: New assistant coach
Replies: 18
Views: 1346

Re: New assistant coach

Didn't WIU play William Woods in a pre-season/exhibition game or was that the men/

Also this hire would satisfy JD wanting someone who was a head coach and yes i assume JD was very familiar with him. Sounds like a good hire.
by meganeck
Thu May 30, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Men's Basketball
Topic: 2019-2020 Season
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: 2019-2020 Season

Summer here, but WIU Men's hoops still working: LEATHERNECK MEN READY TO GET TO WORK. From the McDonough County Voice: https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/sports/20190524/summer-here-but-wiu-hoops-still-working So according to this article they have one open scholarship available and he mentions taking ...
by meganeck
Thu May 30, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff
Replies: 2225
Views: 278544

Re: Updates to faculty layoff plan and other stuff

I’m not defending the action of the previous board anyway but I’m questioning how this board is allowed to have private meetings when this is what the other BOT got in trouble for. I believe 2 members can meet and not violate rules. I believe you are correct 2 members doesn't violate the open meeti...
by meganeck
Fri May 24, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Football Recruits - 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 851

Re: Football Recruits - 2020

Ok, since the offers keep coming, I'm going to change up how I do things. From now on, I plan on retweeting any of the offer tweets through the Leatherneck Nation twitter account. If you're interested in seeing all of the offers that are going out, you can follow along here: https://twitter.com/Lea...
by meganeck
Fri May 24, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Non-Western Sports
Topic: St. Thomas
Replies: 2
Views: 274

Re: St. Thomas

St.Thomas (MN) is getting kicked out of their conference because they supposedly win too much, especially in football. Here's more on that story ................ Booted for Winning Too Many Games. From "Inside Higher Ed": https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/05/24/university-st-thomas-kicked-ou...