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July 28, 2014

Malik earns outstanding dissertation honor

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is honoring a recently graduated doctoral student for the high quality of her dissertation.

July 28, 2014

'Carbondale Community Day' tickets available

Tickets for “Carbondale Community Day” at Rent One Park in Marion for the Aug. 8 baseball game featuring the Southern Illinois Miners are available at the SIU Arena ticket office.

July 28, 2014

IT employees will share knowledge, network

Between 50 and 60 information technology employees from SIU Carbondale will participate in an inaugural system-wide intercampus IT Day on Aug. 6. The event is also for IT employees with the School of Medicine in Springfield and host SIU Edwardsville.

July 25, 2014

Media Advisory -- Summer Camps

School will begin in just a few weeks but there are still numerous opportunities for reporters, photographers and news crews to find engaging summer camp stories at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

July 24, 2014

Employees can sign up to receive emergency messages

The university is in the process of switching to the Rave Mobile Safety alert system to send emergency messages to cell phones and campus e-mail addresses.

July 23, 2014

Media Advisory – McNair Scholars Research

Twenty-three undergraduate students in a Southern Illinois University Carbondale program that prepares them for careers in research will present their work on Friday, July 25.

July 22, 2014

Library gala will highlight Fuller’s work

R. Buckminster Fuller, the late Southern Illinois University Carbondale designer, educator, inventor and visionary, will be the focus of a performance and special exhibit coming to the university this fall.

July 21, 2014

McNair Scholars summer program is Friday

Twenty-three undergraduate students in a university program that prepares them for careers in research will present their work at the 11th annual McNair Summer Research Symposium on Friday, July 25.

July 18, 2014

Seven alumni join SIU Foundation Board

Seven alumni of Southern Illinois University have joined the SIU Foundation Board of Directors. They are serving three-year terms that will conclude on June 30, 2017.

July 17, 2014

‘Southern Adventure’ camp slots available

A few spots remain for the Southern Adventures Day Camp at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center.

July 17, 2014

Important reminders for the campus community

As the university began a new fiscal year on July 1, here are a few important reminders for the campus community.

July 16, 2014

SIU earns five-star rating from Campus Pride

Southern Illinois University Carbondale received a five-star rating for the first time from Campus Pride, a leading LGBTQ campus rating and information index.

July 11, 2014

Dates set for 2014 Family Weekend, Homecoming

The dates are set for two popular Southern Illinois University Carbondale fall traditions: Saluki Family Weekend and Homecoming.

July 11, 2014

Media Advisory -- Summer Camps July 13-26

Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s summer camps offer numerous opportunities for reporters, photographers and news crews to find many interesting stories.

July 11, 2014

Du Quoin fair to showcase Illinois food, wine

The 2014 Illinois Food and Wine Products Show at the Du Quoin State Fair will offer a special promotional opportunity for Southern Illinois businesses.

July 10, 2014

‘Free Movie Night at Saluki Stadium’ is July 15

Saluki Athletics and SIU Extended Campus will host the second “Free Movie Night at Saluki Stadium” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 15.

July 09, 2014

Media Advisory – Give Adults a Smile

The fourth annual “Give Adults a Smile Day” event will return to Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Friday, July 11, giving community members access to free dental services.

July 09, 2014

Mediation training sessions available

An upcoming basic and family mediation program for social service and legal professionals is set for Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

July 08, 2014

Dr. Paul Sarvela to be Acting Chancellor

SIU System President Randy J. Dunn has appointed Dr. Paul D. Sarvela to serve as the acting chancellor of the SIU Carbondale campus.

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