Matt Bierman http://tristatesradio.com en More Budget Cuts at WIU http://tristatesradio.com/post/more-budget-cuts-wiu <p>Western Illinois University plans to reduce its spending by $2 million in the fiscal year that begins July 1, even though it does not yet know how much money it will receive from the state. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 01:06:04 +0000 Rich Egger 47232 at http://tristatesradio.com More Budget Cuts at WIU Macomb Teachers, District Make Final Contract Offers http://tristatesradio.com/post/macomb-teachers-district-make-final-contract-offers <p>Both the Macomb School District and the Macomb Education Association said they have issued their “best and final” contract offers. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 18:07:18 +0000 Rich Egger 44430 at http://tristatesradio.com Macomb Teachers, District Make Final Contract Offers WIU Enrollment Decline Impacts Bottom Line http://tristatesradio.com/post/wiu-enrollment-decline-impacts-bottom-line <p>There are 498 fewer students attending Western Illinois University this fall than at this time last year. Wed, 11 Sep 2013 01:15:03 +0000 Rich Egger & Chris Lovingood 40379 at http://tristatesradio.com WIU Enrollment Decline Impacts Bottom Line Moody’s Downgrades WIU Rating http://tristatesradio.com/post/moody-s-downgrades-wiu-rating <p>Western Illinois University’s credit rating has been downgraded by Moody’s &nbsp;Investors Service, though the school has plenty of company. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 00:10:03 +0000 Rich Egger 38923 at http://tristatesradio.com Moody’s Downgrades WIU Rating Money Pressures Continue for WIU http://tristatesradio.com/post/money-pressures-continue-wiu <p>Even though the Illinois legislature agreed to maintain higher education funding at current levels, challenges remain for public universities. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:08:08 +0000 Rich Egger 35421 at http://tristatesradio.com Money Pressures Continue for WIU