Lev Grossman will be reading from his latest novel, The Magician's Land, for the English Department's prestigious Fred Ewing Case and Lola Austin Case Writer-in-Residence. His novel has been heralded as "The Catcher in the Rye for devotees of alternative universes". Join us at 7pm in the Sandburg Theater.
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Come learn more about the country and culture of Costa Rica and sample authentic cuisine! Held in the Heritage Room, 2nd floor University Union.
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The President's Excellence in Diversity Awards honor members of the campus & community who have demonstrated leadership through their actions, programs & teachings. Nominations are due April 10, reception to be held on May 14 from 4-6 p.m. in the University Union Lamoine Room.
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Join the wild, wacky fun as WIU gets crazy for a great cause - the Special Olympics! At each kilometer a color station will be set up where you will be covered in color. The color is safe, natural and edible! Sponsored by Eta Sigma Gamma, Health Sciences Honorary.
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WIU and the WIU Alumni Association will celebrate Purple and Gold Day with 15 simultaneous events around the world on Friday, April 24. Events at each location will include an evening social with food and drinks, along with a message from WIU streamed live to all 15 locations. Members of the WIU community are being encouraged to wear purple and gold that day to show school spirit and to attend one of the events in a location nearest you.
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