WIUM Tristates Public Radio

Joe Rives

Rich Egger

Tri States Public Radio has confirmed that a top administrator at Western Illinois University is no longer with the school. Dr. Joe Rives was Western's Senior Vice President for Strategic Planning and Initiatives & Vice President for Quad Cities. He oversaw the Quad Cities campus.

Rich Egger

The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees held closed door meetings with the administration on June 1, 2018 and June 7, 2018. Many of the issues discussed during those meetings should have been talked about in public, as per the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA).

Rich Egger

The recording of a closed door meeting held by the Western Illinois University Board of Trustees reveals board members repeatedly violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA).