A faculty member and students in the Western Illinois University Emergency Management Program are looking at ways to help farmers address debris management in the aftermath of tornado disasters. According to WIU Emergency Management Program...
27-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT
Western Illinois University biological sciences Professor Brian Peer is receiving attention for his research and publication on a bilateral gynandromorph bird found in the wild.
29-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST
To combat sexual assault and other acts of sexual misconduct, Western Illinois University is taking a strong stand and speaking out.
29-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST
WIU Alum Selected to Take Part in Ocean Exploration Program Led by Titanic Wreck Discoverer Robert Ballard
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
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
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
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...
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WIU Professor, Former FBI Agent's Latest Book, "The Like Switch," Provides Tips for How to Influence and Win People Over
A Western Illinois University professor's new book covers techniques that individuals can use to can influence, attract and win people over. WIU School of Law Enforcement and Justice Administration Assistant Professor and former FBI Special Agent...
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Two Western Illinois University Professors have extensive experience in the study of earthquakes, including how the recent changes in the seismic maps impact their classroom work.
31-Jul-2014 11:45 AM EDT
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WIU Professor Provides Real-World Homeland Security Expertise, Research to Students and Security Media
5-Jun-2014 12:30 PM EDT