Courses are still being added for the Fall 2013 semester! A number of courses were added in May and June, especially online. If you’ve already registered but were looking for a course that wasn’t offered at the time, check the schedule again. We also expect a few more to be added before the new school … More Register for Fall
Some WIU professors teach on the main campus in Macomb, Illinois; some teach at the Quad Cities campus in Moline, Illinois; and some teach online, but few teach all three. Dr. Dean Zoerink of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism Administration is one of the few professors who teaches in all three. Based on … More Professor Teaches in Macomb Quad Cities and Online
“WIU did not put out the red carpet for me and my delegation … they put out the purple carpet, and in my country, purple is the color of royalty!” … Her Excellency Ambassador Ms. Tebelelo Seretse of the Republic of Botswana. Ambassador Seretse’s concluding remarks came after a whirlwind two-day tour of Western Illinois … More Botswana Embassy Officials Visit WIU
Simultaneous Enrollment While we in higher education are very familiar with the concept of dual enrollment and we understand the benefits of such partnerships, there is a segment of the population that seems to be overlooked. Traditional “Dual Enrollment” programs are aimed at full-time students hoping to power through their Baccalaureate within four years or … More “Dual” Enroll- ment
When talking with your students concerning choosing an online degree program, there are many things to consider. First are your student’s needs: Are they preparing for an advanced degree such as a Master’s degree, preparing for a career needing a degree, or honing their skills for an already established career? Second is choosing a university … More Why Western? Why BGS?
Over the course of the Bachelor of General Studies program, we have been fortunate to have found success in serving our students on campus, with our community college partners, and online. The BGS degree program recently presented diplomas to 119 graduates for spring 2013. Currently, the courses range from computer science to women’s studies to … More A Tradition of Success
Spring 2013 Dean’s List Bloomfield, Jason Washington, IL Burkhead, Allison Rock Island, IL Carter, Richard Marengo, IL Crinklaw, Robert Moline, IL Croxton, Isaac Bushnell, IL Cummings, Tony Peoria, IL Dear, Terry Rock Island, IL Devlieger, Crystal Rockford, IL Dubois, Eric Mapleton, IL Eaton, Dustin Fort Madison, IA Fox, Ebony Bloomington, IL Gerbode, Joy Lena, … More Spring 2013 Dean’s List