Rich Egger


On Midwest Week, a national search will begin soon for a new president of Western Illinois University.

What's Up at WIU ?

Aug 23, 2019

On Midwest Week - a spring and summer of major changes at Western Illinois University, including top administrators and the board of trustees.

On Midwest Week, Western Illinois University tries to deal with serious financial problems. 

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Cutting spending, programs, and jobs - that's how Western Illinois University is trying to survive the two year state budget impasse.

State money is about to run out again for higher education in Illinois. And on Midwest Week, how the budget crisis has affected Western Illinois University - programs, employment, and capital projects.