2016 College Scholar

School of Distance Learning, International Studies and Outreach Scholar: Marissa Brown Marissa Brown (Peoria, IL) graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general studies. Brown is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society, and she volunteers for the PAWS Giving Independence organization, which trains service dogs for children and adults with a broad variety… More 2016 College Scholar

Online Minors Revisited

We’ve discussed this topic before, but time changes everything, even whether or not you want a minor. In that spirit, here is a list of minors currently available online. WIU Online Minors Industrial Technology (works well with Applied Science degree graduates) Business Computer Science Microcomputer Applications Economics Fire Administration Management  Marketing Pre-MBA Psychology Recreation, Parks… More Online Minors Revisited

Alpha Sigma Lambda Scholarship Opportunity

Alpha Sigma Lambda is pleased to announce that for the 2016-17 academic year we will be granting a total of twelve $2700 scholarships. Application information is now online athttps://www.alphasigmalambda.org/students/scholarship-information/. Please note the following changes for 2016-17: Total semester hours attended at current institution must be 24 (changed from 30) Faculty Recommendation letters may now be… More Alpha Sigma Lambda Scholarship Opportunity

Welcome Larry Pickett!

We would like to introduce you to the newest member of our BGS Advising Team! Larry Pickett joined the BGS family to advise students within Colin’s former service area. Larry isn’t new to Western, he worked here as an Assistant Professor of Military Science. In his former position, he was an instructor for Military Science and… More Welcome Larry Pickett!