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Nov. 19• Vol. 26, No. 7
Presidential Candidates on Campus
Susan Koch, provost and academic vice president, Northern Michigan University, will be on campus Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 1 as part of the ongoing presidential candidate visits. The candidates' vitas and complete interview schedules can be found at wiu.edu/employment.
FY 2011 Cash Flow Update
On Nov. 9, President Al Goldfarb posted an update on the most recent information regarding the State of Illinois budget crisis.
Read the update here.
Multicultural Center Achieves LEED Certification
The WIU Multicultural Center now has another mark of distinction: being the first WIU facility to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification.
Notices, Reminders and Upcoming Events
Free Employee Wellness and Fitness Events
Have a stiff neck? Interested in learning what Zumba's all about? Learn more about the three free wellness and fitness events that will be offered in December.
Steam Tunnel Project and Heating Plant Upgrade
A recent project on campus includes installing 400-feet of walk tunnel and 1,200-feet of shallow tunnel near Western Hall. Click
here to read more details about the project.
Tix4Cause.com: A New Way to Support WIU
Western Illinois University has joined Tix4Cause.com to offer a new way to support the University. Tickets, from anywhere in the nation, are posted on the Tix4Cause website and when sold, 100 percent of the proceeds are forwarded to Western.
Read more about the program here.
Faculty and Staff News
Grants and Contracts
The most recent listing of faculty and staff grant recipients, provided by the Office of Sponsored Projects, is available here.
See the most recent list of
faculty and staff presentations, publications, and other professional activities.