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Certified therapy dogs will visit WIU's Malpass Library Dec. 4 to help students handle the stress of finals.
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WIU's Malpass Library to Host Therapy Dogs for Studying Students

November 30, 2018

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MACOMB, IL – Students at Western Illinois University can take a break from preparing for final exams as the Leslie F. Malpass Library will again offer a visit with certified therapy dogs.

Golden Retrievers from RocknM Golden Retrievers will be in the library's Garden Lounge (second floor) from 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5. Their visit is sponsored by WIU's Inter-Hall Council.

Students can pet the dogs while taking a break from studying.

There will also be an information table just outside the library's security gates from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, Dec. 3-4, to inform students about Rocky's Resources Tutoring and the University's success workshops.

For more information, contact the library at (309) 298-2705.

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