Skip to content

Breaking News

Flashpoint Ferguson: Latest news on crisis roiling U.S.

Topic - Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University (WIU) is a public university founded in 1899 as Western Illinois State Normal School. Like many similar institutions of the time, Western Illinois State Normal School focused on teacher training for its relatively small body of students. As the normal school grew, it became Western Illinois State Teachers College. Today, Western Illinois University is composed of two campuses that provide a wide range of academic programs. The main campus is located in Macomb, Illinois, while Western Illinois University - Quad Cities is in Moline, Illinois. - Source: Wikipedia

Related Stories