DFMH Fashion Show | Environmental Summit

Apr 29

DFMH students held a fashion show as part of the 10th Annual Environmental Summit held on April 3.  Four groups of students in fashion classes designed and created dresses out of Star Burst wrappers, cereal boxes, coffee filters, and newspapers and magazines. Environmental Summit - Candy Dress ◄ Back Next ►

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Two Nights of Gun Violence and Safety Education

Dec 14

Two Nights of Gun Violence and Safety Education

Two Nights of Gun Violence and Safety Education Organized by Dr. Anthony McBride-School of Law Enforcement and Justice Administration Co-Sponsored by Minorities in Blue   The impact of gun violence sends a negative, disheartening and tragic reality of loss of life that carries deep in my heart. I have always stated, “When someone gets shot and killed it...

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Kennedy-King Community College Visit

Nov 27

Kennedy-King Community College Visit

The Western Illinois Black Caucus Mentorship Program, Center for the Study of Masculinities and Men’s Development (CSMMD) and the African American Studies Department hosted a campus visit for 10-15 students from Kennedy-King Community College, Chicago Illinois on November 2nd-3rd, 2012. A welcoming ceremony and dinner were held on November 2nd for Kennedy-King...

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2012 Social Work Fair

Sep 21

2012 Social Work Fair

On Thursday, September 6th, the Social Work Department hosted the 3rd Annual Social Work Fair. Approximately 110 social work students met with representatives from 22 social service agencies in Macomb and surrounding communities, and from nine WIU campus organizations.  The students received information about available services and resources, and learned about...

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More Insights

Apr 13

Drs Amanda Divin and Mark Kelley and Allison Gilbert, Health Sciences, traveled to Boston, Mass, to attend the American Allience for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (AAHPERD) March 13-17. Dr. Divin had three research posters accepted to the conference: The assocation of nonmedical prescription drug use and suicidality in college students...

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Illinois Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (IAER) Distinguished Service Award

Mar 09

Illinois Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (IAER) Distinguished Service Award

Mindy E., an Early Childhood Resource Specialist at the Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood/Starnet Regions I & III, was presented the annual Illinois Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (IAER) Distinguished Service Award for her work in promoting, developing, and improving education and rehabilitation...

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