College of Arts and Sciences

Free Flu Shots for Faculty & Staff

January 26, 2011

MACOMB, IL -- The seasonal flu is making its rounds, but Western Illinois University employees can help ward off this nasty bug by taking advantage of a free flu shot clinic Friday, Jan. 28 on the WIU-Macomb campus.

Beu Health Center will offer a seasonal flu shot clinic at no cost for Western employees from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28 in the University Union Grand Ballroom Western Room. According to a recent press release by the Illinois Department of Public Health, flu activity in Illinois is increasing, and staff members at Western's Beu Health Center are encouraging the campus community to help prevent the spread of flu by taking advantage of the free seasonal flu shots. Employee will need to present their I.D. cards to obtain the shots, which will be administered as long as supplies last.

For more information, contact Beu Health Center at (309) 298-1888. Learn more about Beu's services at and visit Beu on Facebook at

Posted By: WIU, University Relations
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