Something Old, Something NEW for the Marching Leathernecks

Although the Marching Leathernecks continue to play Georgia just like they always have, they will be wearing a NEW look starting in fall 2011.
According to Mike Fansler, Director of Bands, the current Marching Leatherneck uniform was purchased in 3 stages: the purple pants were purchased in the late 1980s; the white pants (which aren’t being [...]

Lots of CSD News

Western Illinois University Student Speech-Language Hearing Association held its annual Halloween Party for clients of the clinic on Tuesday evening, October 26th. WIUSSLHA members transformed the Speech-Language Clinic into a spooky funhouse, complete with games, crafts, and treats, and greeted their guests in costume. Clinic clients, their families and caregivers, and student clinicians, [...]

SUSAN HARBAGE PAGE: The White Box ~ Changing Perceptions of Privilege

Susan Harbage Page, photographer and performance artist from North Carolina, will be on the WIU campus for two days in December when she will conduct an interactive performance and video project with students. During the visit on Thursday, December 9 at 6 pm in Sandburg Theater she will give a public talk about her career [...]

Beth Terpening Wins Big at Illinois Broadcasters Association

The Illinois Broadcasters Association–University conference was held on Friday, October 8th at Illinois State University in Normal. Attending IBA-U were April Hutter, Dan Kruzel, Beth Terpening, and academic adviser, Patrick Stout.
IBA-U features workshops and seminars on current topics in Broadcasting. Representatives from Illinois radio and television stations share [...]

Broadcasting Students Bring Home Awards

The regional conference of the National Broadcasting Society was held in St. Louis on October 29-30, 2010. The conference convened at the Millennium Hotel in downtown St. Louis. The two-day meeting was filled with workshops and media tours. On Saturday regional audio and video awards were [...]

Ashley Gerkin is COFAC College Scholar

Congratulations to Ashley Gerkin, the College of Fine Arts and Communication College Scholar. Ashley is the 2010 fall COFAC Cecile A. Christison Sterrett College Scholar. She will be honored at the fall Academic Honors Convocation on Friday, December 17, 2010. Paul Kreider, Dean, says of Ashley, “…you were chosen based upon your outstanding [...]