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by RedNeck
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Enrollment Updates
Replies: 139
Views: 17133

Re: Enrollment Updates

Numbers, numbers, numbers. I am more interested in Programs and Degrees. We could very well elect a President who pushes for free public community college tuition for all. I would think that would have a big impact on freshman enrollment numbers at public 4 year universities. What can they do to co...
by RedNeck
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: New marketing
Replies: 12
Views: 381

Re: New marketing

Maybe we should take a look at IIT's curriculum offerings? Not everybody is interested in going to school at an urban campus in a massive and dense Mega city.

Maybe Western could add some of what they offer?
by RedNeck
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Leatherneck Athletics
Topic: New football building
Replies: 26
Views: 2409

Re: New football building

Our answer is a few cans of spray paint?
by RedNeck
Fri Aug 16, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: Enrollment Updates
Replies: 139
Views: 17133

Re: Enrollment Updates

Wow 712, I'm no authority on the subject but that looked liked honest to God leadership. I know he's in the Honeymoon phase but, come on, this is a guy people will gravitate to. I have a genuine sense to be optimistic. So many forward thinking proposals. Also, kudos to him for leveraging all of the ...
by RedNeck
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: Football
Topic: Purple Haze Game
Replies: 9
Views: 635

Re: Purple Haze Game

Montana State is a proud program. I see high schools and D-III rip off D-I schools monikers. Really you're doing "Cats" like "Cal" as in Cal Berkeley. Come on you are D-I stop trying to look like some other school ( Yes this applies to you Tennessee Tech, or LSU Lite). Either way it's kinda weak and...
by RedNeck
Tue Aug 13, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Random Chat
Topic: UNI facing lowest enrollment in 40 years
Replies: 0
Views: 104

UNI facing lowest enrollment in 40 years

This is not hot off the press, saw this a month or so ago. But according to this news source. UNI could drop bellow 10K. Seems like it's not just an Illinois thing. UNI relies more heavily on state funding than do the other two Flagship schools in the state. UNI is headed the same direction as Illin...
by RedNeck
Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: When Illinois students leave....
Replies: 8
Views: 494

Re: When Illinois students leave....

When going to the homecoming football game was an experience to write home about ... https://www.newspapers.com/clip/6920645/wiu_governor_drinking/ Yeah, that sounds like fun had by all. The Peach Blossoms were kinda tamed down by the time I got there in the mid '90s. Thats great that the Gov caved...
by RedNeck
Fri Aug 09, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: When Illinois students leave....
Replies: 8
Views: 494

Re: When Illinois students leave....

Shirtless men fake boobs Mops for hair and of course Pickup trucks and booze.

We get that goin' again... well, look out Alabama.
by RedNeck
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: When Illinois students leave....
Replies: 8
Views: 494

Re: When Illinois students leave....

I was surprised that Carthage College was one of the top "importers" of Illinois kids. Many of us either recall or are aware that Carthage College used to be in .......wait for it. Carthage. In the 1960s they decided to pack up the shop and head out of Forgottonia. Seems to have worked out well for ...
by RedNeck
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: When Illinois students leave....
Replies: 8
Views: 494

When Illinois students leave....

How are we doing on the recruiting front?

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