September 23, 2019
- Founders' Day
- Time: 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
- Location: Sherman Hall Front Steps
- Description: Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to celebrate the founding of Western at the 26th annual Founders' Day Celebration, Monday, Sept. 23 on the front steps of Sherman Hall. The Founders' Day Celebration will begin at 1 p.m. with the presentation of colors by the WIU ROTC Color Guard, the singing of the National Anthem, the traditional ringing of the bell, and remarks from BOT Chair Polly Radosh, Acting President Martin Abraham and Mayor Mike Inman. An informal reception on Sherman's front lawn will follow the ceremony. In case of inclement weather, the celebration will be held in the third floor Sherman Hall Auditorium.
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- Source: Office of the President