闲话西伊大

闲话西伊大

 “天生丽质难自弃,养在深闺人未识。” 西伊利诺伊大学,英文Western Illinois University,简称西伊大。除了西伊大,美国还有东伊大(Eastern  Illinois University)、南伊大(Southern Illinois University)和北伊大(Northern Illinois University) 。东南西北都全了。这四所大学可以并称为美国伊利诺伊公立大学系统的“四姐妹。” 虽然她们共同代表了美国公立大学的高水平,但毕竟不如美国最顶尖名校来得高大上,而且由于地处相对偏僻的中西部,媒体曝光也少,长期以来 Continue reading

How far can a WIU journalism graduate go?

How far can a journalism graduate from Western illinois University go? Kevin Mowbray is a good example. Mowbray graduated from WIU with a degree in journalism. Today, he is a top leader in the business world. Mowbray is chief operating officer and vice president of Lee Enterprises, a huge media company based in Davenport, Iowa. He is also the publisher of Lee’s largest newspaper, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. It is an inspiring story for WIU students, isn’t it?