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WIU Thanksgiving Break

November 14, 2012

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MACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- Western Illinois University students at the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses will have a week-long break Nov. 19-23. Both campuses will be closed Thursday-Friday, Nov. 22-23 in observance of Thanksgiving.

At WIU-Macomb, residence halls will close at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16 and will reopen at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 25.

Library hours and closures are posted at, and hours for the Donald S. Spencer Student Recreation Center are posted at

Students return for two weeks of classes before finals week, Monday-Friday, Dec. 10-14. Commencement weekend activities are scheduled for Friday-Saturday, Dec. 14-15. The military science department's Army ROTC commissioning is scheduled for 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 in the University Union Prairie Lounge, followed by the Academic Honors Convocation at 5:30 p.m. in Western Hall. Commencement ceremonies will be held Saturday, Dec. 15 in Western Hall. Complete information is available at

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Office of University Relations