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August 26, 2014

AT&T contribution expands student opportunities

Some incoming freshman students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale enjoyed an early introduction to math- and science-related fields through the Saluki Summer Bridge to Success program thanks to a contribution from AT&T.

August 26, 2014

Ceremony will honor sisters’ devotion to teaching

They followed different career paths -- one to aviation and the other education -- but sisters LuAnn Gatewood and Gina Gatewood Trover shared a love of teaching.

August 26, 2014

Gala will focus on small business successes

Over the past three decades, Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Small Business Development Center has helped hundreds of new and expanding businesses throughout the region and a big celebration will recognize that success.

August 26, 2014

Media advisory - Tri-State Tornado book

Reporters, photographers and camera crews are welcome to attend a book signing by Geoff Partlow, author of “America’s Deadliest Twister: The Tri-State Tornado of 1925,” on Thursday, Aug. 28, at Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 1300 E. Main St., Carbondale. The book signing begins at 5 p.m.

August 25, 2014

Media Advisory -- AT&T contribution supports Bridge to Success students

Southern Illinois University Carbondale will recognize AT&T officials for a recent contribution to the Saluki Summer Bridge to Success program enabling students studying science and math fields to participate in the program.

August 25, 2014

Research looks at chili pepper in hearing loss reduction study

A physician researcher at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield has been awarded a five-year federal grant from the National Institute of Deafness and Communication Disorders (NIDCD) of the National Institutes of Health to continue his studies of how to reduce hearing loss in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment.

August 25, 2014

Weight Watchers meeting is Thursday

An informational meeting for the latest SIU Weight Watchers program is set for 12:15 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Student Center Ohio Room.

August 25, 2014

Proposals sought for women’s leadership conference

The inaugural SIU Women’s Leadership Conference is accepting proposals from faculty, staff and graduate students for its event on Sept. 19 at the Student Center.

August 25, 2014

SIU names 2014 Chancellor’s Academic Scholars

Exceptional efforts in the classroom and in their communities are among the qualities of each of this year’s Southern Illinois University Carbondale students named Chancellor’s Academic Scholars.

August 21, 2014

Fermentation institute puts SIU 'on cutting edge'

Opportunities for a new field of study and interdisciplinary research are on tap at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

August 21, 2014

Garden of the Gods trail cleanup is Saturday

Join SIU Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center staff on Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Garden of the Gods Recreation Center for a trail cleanup day.

August 21, 2014

EndNote Desktop available to faculty, students

Faculty and graduate students, including SIU School of Medicine faculty, students, and residents, have a new way to organize their research and keep track of citations: EndNote Desktop.

August 21, 2014

Partridge named faculty athletics representative

Interim Chancellor Paul D. Sarvela has appointed Julie A. Partridge as Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Faculty Athletics Representative.

August 21, 2014

2014-2015 Information guide for faculty, staff

A guide to important, student-related policies, information and resources is on-line as a reference for all faculty, staff and students.

August 20, 2014

Traveling Vietnam Wall to educate, honor and heal

Next month’s Traveling Vietnam Wall exhibit and related activities at SIU Carbondale will present opportunities for learning, for healing, and for honoring those lost in the war.

August 20, 2014

Film, discussion will examine river science

A Southern Illinois University Carbondale graduate student organization wants the community to consider life without dams.

August 20, 2014

SIU Family Carnival is Saturday

The 11th Southern Illinois University Carbondale family carnival will provide an afternoon of fun for the family with games and prizes on Saturday, Aug. 23.

August 19, 2014

Spots still available for flintknapping workshop

Slots remain available for a flintknapping workshop at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center on Saturday, Aug. 23.

August 18, 2014

Saluki football ‘Fan Fest’ is Thursday

The annual Saluki football ‘Fan Fest’ will give fans the opportunity to visit Saluki Stadium, walk on the field and interact with the 2014 Saluki football team.

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