BGS Alum News!

Sustainable Business Center names Mueller recruiting, communications director GALESBURG, Ill., June 9, 2015 – The Sustainable Business Center (SBC) named Ann Mueller as its new recruiting and communications director, effective June 8, 2015. Mueller’s responsibilities include recruiting new tenants for the business incubator and increasing the SBC’s exposure in the greater Galesburg region. “We are… More BGS Alum News!

Spring 2015 Grads

Richard E. Anderson, Jr. Geneva IL Bennett P. Baker Northbrook IL Jacob Ryan Blakey Mundelein IL Amanda Jo Bockelman Galesburg IL Jessica Price Boeh Flat Rock NC Jackilyn S. Boswell Moline IL Adam Cole Bradley San Marcos TX Sylvia D. Bratcher Oak Lawn IL Jay Paul Bruce Rock Island IL Aaron Matthew Bryant Franklin IL… More Spring 2015 Grads

Graduate School, Anyone?

The School of Graduate Studies hopes you will consider furthering your educational and career goals by pursuing an advanced degree here at Western. We offer 2 doctoral degrees, 2 specialist degrees, 34 master’s degrees and 20 post-baccalaureate certificate programs. Program offerings may be found at: Master’s degrees Post-baccalaureate certificates There are a limited number of… More Graduate School, Anyone?

Advising Time

A Few Tips for your Advising Appointment: Have a list of courses you’re interested in taking ready Ask about your Degree Completion options Proficiency Exams Career Internships Taking Courses at Community Colleges Discuss your graduation plans Ask about Course Prerequisites Talk about how many courses you should take Tell your advisor what you plan to… More Advising Time


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Congrats to Ashley Reaves, Our BGS College Scholar

School of Distance Learning, International Studies and Outreach Scholar Ashley E. Reaves (Oquawka, IL) graduates with a B.A. in General Studies. Reaves has worked as registered dental hygienist for the last few years, as well as served as an instructor at a dental hygiene school. She has been involved with several tooth mobile sealant programs… More Congrats to Ashley Reaves, Our BGS College Scholar