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Highway Clean Up!

A group of WICMA members (Western Illinois Construction Management Association) and members of the Macomb Rotary club on a highway clean up assignment in April.

Graphic Communication Earns National Accreditation

Western Illinois University's graphic communication program has been awarded national accreditation through the Accrediting Council for Collegiate Graphic Communications, Inc. Read more.

WIU Installs Small Wind Turbine

Installation of the 70 foot, 2.4 kW (kilowatt) turbine and tower was completed December 6th. It is located just west of Western's Harry Mussatto Golf Course. Read the full story.

FALL 2012

Epsilon Pi Tau Delta Kappa Fall 2012 Induction - Congratulations to the new members!
Faculty News

At the 2012 Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) conference Dr. Charles T. Weiss was appointed to the position of Vice President for the Graphics Division of ATMAE. Dr. Weiss will serve a one year term in the position.

New GCOM Courses Available Spring 2013
  • GCOM 314: 3D Print & Web and GCOM 475: Emerging Tech
Project Santa

The GCOM Club gathered 315 toys for Project Santa! The toys were donated to the local Western Illinois Regional Council (WIRC) which provides toys, clothing, food baskets, and other necessities to area children and families in need.