Alumni and friends will descend on the Western Illinois University campus, joining current students, to celebrate Homecoming 2014 - "A Hero's Homecoming. Who's Your Hero?". For those graduating 25, 30, 40 or 50 years ago, weekend festivities are planned to celebrate classes of 1964, 1974, 1984 and 1989.
For more info, visit the Alumni Association website.
Autumn has arrived, and fall fun lies around every corn maze corner at WIU's Horn Field Campus. The popular corn maze will be open 8-10 p.m. every Friday & Saturday and 1-4 p.m. every Saturday & Sunday in October. A special Haunted Corn Maze will be available from 8-11 p.m. on Halloween Night. Admission: $5.
Visit the Horn Field Campus Corn Maze web page.
The first female artist to ever win an Oscar, Grammy, Emmy and Tony award, Moreno will share her life story of acting and singing, as well as her contributions to transcend the discriminatory practices of Hollywood. This free event will be held in the University Union Heritage Room.
For more info, visit the news release.
This one day event on Oct. 18 inspires student leader around campus to connect with others. This year's theme is Extreme Makeover: Leader Edition. Students are encouraged to register on Purple Post by October 9th. Contact Becky Collins for more info via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (309) 298-3232.
Conference Registration Website.
Discover Western open houses allow you to tour the Macomb campus, meet with academic and student services staff, talk with current WIU students and more – a great way for you to experience campus life and picture yourself at WIU. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
View more details and register online.
WIU's annual breast cancer awareness fundraising tournament will take place Oct. 20-23 on the WIU-Macomb campus. Proceeds will be donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure and McDonough District Hospital's Mammogram and Other Cancer Screenings Program. Register by Oct. 14!
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Race registration is $25 (until Oct. 6), which includes a technical t-shirt, a finisher medal and a football ticket for the Fighting Leathernecks game versus Illinois State Oct. 18. After Oct. 6, registration is $35 (participants are not guaranteed a t-shirt, medal or football ticket).
For more info visit the race web site or email email@example.com.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is now available to complete entirely online. Take courses in the traditional face-to-face format when your schedule allows. Take online courses when you need the flexibility. Either way, you'll have the same quality curriculum and the same great faculty.
View more details at wiu.edu/MBAnow.