School of Agriculture

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Welcome WIU Aggies!

The WIU Aggies group is an organization of WIU School of Agriculture alumni and friends which work to provide annual funding for the growth of the agriculture program and host events to reconnect with fellow Leathernecks. Stay up-to-date on the happenings of the WIU School of Agriculture and be an agent of change for the future of the program by becoming a member today.

Annual Membership Levels

  • Single alumni membership: $25
  • Couples alumni membership: $35
  • Friend of the WIU School of Agriculture: $50
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Upcoming Events

WIU School of Agriculutre 100 Year Anniversary and Ag Mech Club 50th Anniversary Dinner

February 8, 2020

Cocktail Hour at 5:00 p.m.

Dinner and Program at 6:00 p.m.
University Union Heritage Room

Pasta buffet and cash bar. Free will donation. All are welcome!

Contact: Jana Knupp,, (309) 255-5297

Alumni Contact Update

We want to stay in touch with our Leathernecks. Use the form below to keep us updated with your most recent information. Once a Leatherneck, Always a Leatherneck!

Aggies Newsletters

2018-2019 Edition (pdf)

Fall 2018 (pdf)

2017-2018 Edition (pdf)

WIU Aggies Advisory Board

The WIU Aggies is governed by a 14-member advisory board. If you are interested in serving on a future term for the WIU Aggies Advisory Board, please contact Jana Knupp by email at

Current Advisory Board

  • Mark Dempsey
  • John Hennefent
  • Rock Katschnig
  • Jana Poliska Knupp
  • Jancy LaFollette
  • Monte Lowderman
  • Gary Shupe
  • Dylan Sigrist
  • Todd Steinacher
  • Paul Thomas
  • Miles Toeynes
  • Corey Torrance
  • Ashley Suttles Wall

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