Category Archives: Feature Stories

Power Outage hits WIU Saturday

Ameren’s Power Outage website reported that 214 customers were without power today for roughly an hour in the 61455 zip code. This power outage did affect Western Illinois University as…

Flash Flooding Possible this Weekend

While there are no Flash Flood Watches in effect for Western Illinois at the time of this post, we are tracking the risks for Flash Flooding for this weekend thanks…

WIU President Jack Thomas issues Letter to University Community

On Friday April 14, Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas issued a letter to the University Community regarding inaccurate statements that have been going around. In this letter, he clears…

WIU Central Sign-On Authentication to undergo Changes

University Technology (uTech) recently announced that changes will be taking place to the University’s “Central Sign-On Authentication” server software. According to their press release, the change will take place on Thursday, April 13,…

Students Bring Fundraiser to WIU in Effort to Help Children With Cancer

Two friends at the university of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, wanted to help children battling cancer. Brian and Zach created Love your Melon in 2012, and now more…

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