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by wiu712
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: Campus situation w/ COVID-19
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

Re: Campus situation w/ COVID-19

WIU BOT to hold special meeting. From the McDonough County Voice: https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/news/20200327/wiu-bot-to-hold-special-meeting Census efforts in university towns are being challenged by Covid-19. At the University of Illinois Springfield, classes are being taught remotely, but many ...
by wiu712
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: Random Chat
Topic: MacMurray College closing
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: MacMurray College closing

Judy Collins is listed as one of MacMurray's famous almuni. Interesting note about MacMurray: It was an exclusively a women's college until 1955, when the trustees established MacMurray College for Men as a coordinate institution. In 1969, the colleges were reorganized into a single co-educational i...
by wiu712
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Campus situation w/ COVID-19
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

Re: Campus situation w/ COVID-19

The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting via tele-conferencing at 11 a.m. Monday, March 30, 2020. The trustees will consider a resolution that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Board temporarily suspends BOT policies, regulations, rules, or any other authority cu...
by wiu712
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Leatherneck Athletics
Topic: Interview with the A.D.
Replies: 0
Views: 78

Interview with the A.D.

WIU working on plan for moving forward.
From the McDonough County Voice:
https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/sports/2 ... ng-forward
by wiu712
Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Campus situation w/ COVID-19
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

Re: Campus situation w/ COVID-19

Message for our University Community from President Martin Abraham:

by wiu712
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: 2020 Season
Replies: 2
Views: 280

Re: 2020 Season

From the McDonough County Voice: Coach Jared Elliott and the Leathernecks are making plans. https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/sports/20200325/elliott-and-leathernecks-making-plans WIU football making the abnormal, normal. https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/sports/20200325/wiu-football-making-abnormal-normal
by wiu712
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Men's Basketball
Topic: New Head Coach
Replies: 120
Views: 9371

Re: New Head Coach

A good coach can win here: Margenthaler, Kerwin, and Molinari. And Leroy (Stix) Morley. He was the Head Coach at Western 1947-1969. His record during that time was 365-215. Morley took Western to seven NAIA finals, and the team took second place in 1955 and in 1958. In the 1955 NAIA Championship ga...
by wiu712
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Western News
Topic: Campus situation w/ COVID-19
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

Re: Campus situation w/ COVID-19

The Eastern Illinois University Board of Trustees will have an emergency meeting on Thursday to discuss the possibility of refunding or crediting students with Housing and Dining contracts who do not return to Eastern for the remainder of the semester. According to the agenda, due to circumstances o...
by wiu712
Sat Mar 21, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Football
Topic: 2020 Season
Replies: 2
Views: 280

2020 Season

Staying connected: WIU football trying to return to normal.
From the McDonough County Voice:
https://www.mcdonoughvoice.com/sports/2 ... -to-normal
by wiu712
Thu Mar 19, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Western News
Topic: Campus situation w/ COVID-19
Replies: 34
Views: 2196

Re: Campus situation w/ COVID-19

As noted above: Spring 2020 Commencement Canceled.
http://wiu.edu/news/newsrelease.php?rel ... 0&urgent=1