WIU Alumnus Sells Artwork to Wisconsin Beer Company

From University Relations:
MACOMB, IL – Western Illinois University alumnus Jesse Bernhardt developed a passion and talent for silkscreen printing while studying in Macomb that has translated to design work for a Wisconsin brewing company.
Bernhardt, a 2012 graduate, recently learned of a Pabst Blue Ribbon (PRB) beer company artwork contest and he submitted several silkscreen prints [...]

Western Alumnus to Host “Impossible Shots” on the Outdoor Channel

From University Relations:
MACOMB, IL – Western Illinois University alumnus Mike Irvine has turned his love of shooting sports and a passion for broadcasting into a career on the Outdoor Channel.
Irvine, a 2004 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting, is the new host of “Impossible Shots” on the Outdoor Channel. He has been a producer, [...]

Richard Ness Provides Expertise for Jean Seberg Documentary

In August 2010, Richard Ness, broadcasting associate professor, was interviewed by author Garry McGee and producers Kelly and Tammy Rundle, for their documentary Movie Star: The Secret Lives of Jean Seberg.  It is Ness’s voice that you hear in the advance trailer for the documentary.
McGee was a student of Ness’s in the early 90s and [...]

And We Have a Winner–Diamonds and Denim 2012

The Performing Arts Society hosted a fabulous Diamonds and Denim on Friday, August 3 at The Forum in downtown Macomb. The Forum is a great venue for this event–everyone is in one room along with the diamond raffle table and the hors d’oeuvres tables. There were lots of very positive comments about the venue [...]

PAS New Board Members Meet for Orientation

The Performing Arts Society Class of 2015 met for an Orientation at the home of Al and Sue DeRoos, Class of 2013.  Following the orientation the new board members met with the PAS Board Class of 2013 and Class of 2014 board members.
The PAS welcomes an excellent new class and looks forward to many good [...]

Jackson Shows at Buchanan Center

Thomas Jackson, BA 1972, has had 3 photographs and one oil painting accepted into 64 Arts National Juried Exhibition at the Buchanan Center for the Arts in Monmouth, IL. The show will run from August 31 to October 13, 2012.
Internationally acclaimed American figurative painter and sculptor Eric Fischl selected American Slice 26, American Cipher [...]

Golfing for Gene

Fourth Annual
Gene Kozlowski Memorial Four Ball Scramble
Saturday, September 1, 2012
Starting at 8:30 am
Fabulous Prizes!
Amazing Golf!
Wrestling Bears!*
Call the Harry Mussatto Golf Course Club House to sign up. 309.298.3676
$50.00 fee per golfer
Don’t golf, but want to support the fund?  Call Mick Cumbie at 309.298.1618.
All proceeds benefit The Gene Kozlowski New Playwrights Fund
Also Free Food!!!!
*Wrestling Bears not guaranteed