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WIU Alum Selected to Take Part in Ocean Exploration Program Led by Titanic Wreck Discoverer Robert Ballard

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Western Illinois University alumnus and teacher Michael Brunt will take part in Ocean Exploration Trust's (OET) Nautilus Exploration Program this month in the Gulf of Mexico. He is one of 24 selected individuals from around the world to take part in...
7-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

WIU Faculty, Graduate Students Investigate Asian Carp Life History, Interactions

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Two Western Illinois University faculty members have been awarded a continuation of their grant funding to study the life history and interaction of Asian carp in the Upper Mississippi River Basin.
16-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT

WIU Professor's New Social Network Study Investigates How People Use Facebook to Maintain Friendships

New social networking research by a Western Illinois University faculty member investigates how individuals use Facebook to maintain their friendships.
3-Jan-2014 4:00 PM EST

WIU Professor and Student Collaborate on Article about Women Terrorists

A student and professor in the Western Illinois University School of Law Enforcement and Justice Administration recently penned, "Is the Woman Next Door a Terrorist?" for Security Magazine.
4-Oct-2013 10:45 AM EDT

WIU IDT Student Puts WIU Campus on Google Map… 3D Style

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If you've perused the map of Western Illinois University on Google Earth, you may have noticed a few of the buildings appear to be three dimensional or "in 3D." Sherman Hall, the Leslie F. Malpass Library, Waggoner Hall and a few other buildings...
31-Jul-2013 8:00 AM EDT

WIU Professor, Students Work on Tornado Study

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The research of a Western Illinois University professor and two of the school's meteorology students could contribute to better tornado prediction methods.
30-Jul-2013 2:00 PM EDT

New Study About Facebook and Romantic Relationships

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A Western Illinois University faculty member who published a widely covered study about Facebook and narcissism last year has authored another study about Facebook and romantic relationships.
23-Apr-2013 10:00 AM EDT

Gallery 810 at WIU

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The Louvre, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of Modern Art ... classic art museums and galleries that play home to some of the world's most famous works of art. On the Western Illinois University campus, the new Gallery 810 may just serve as...
16-Apr-2013 8:00 AM EDT

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Two WIU Scientists Study Impact of Asian Carp

6-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

WIU Professor Provides Real-World Homeland Security Expertise, Research to Students and Security Media

5-Jun-2014 12:30 PM EDT

WIU Ed Leadership Students Jump In to Help After Washington, IL, Nov. 17 Tornado

A group of school administrators, who are enrolled in Western Illinois University's Educational Leadership Program, was in a school building in Washington, IL, Nov. 17, the day a deadly tornado outbreak swept across the Midwest. The educational...
26-Nov-2013 12:50 PM EST

Disaster Recovery, Tornado Experts Available

18-Nov-2013 1:30 PM EST

Counterterrorism Expert Available: WIU Law Enforcement and Justice Administration Professor Dean Alexander

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10-Sep-2013 11:00 AM EDT

WIU Student Pens Motivational Book with Stepbrother

Western Illinois University senior Garrick Hodge is partnering with his stepbrother, X Games adaptive snocross bronze medalist Garrett Goodwin, for a new book about perseverance.
30-Jul-2013 3:00 PM EDT

WIU Emergency Management Professor Says IL Emergency Managers in Various Modes of Flooding Response

25-Apr-2013 2:00 PM EDT

All in the Family: Boston Marathon Terrorists

19-Apr-2013 11:40 AM EDT

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