A team from a southern university is the latest group planning to travel to Southern Illinois University Carbondale next summer for the total solar eclipse.
A team of students and researchers from Louisiana State University plans to launch two large weather balloons like the one shown here from Saluki Stadium in order to take real-time video and conduct scientific experiments during the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. Scientific instruments and video equipment will be suspended from the balloon, as shown in this picture of a previous launch. (Photo provided)
A well-known broadcaster in the field of space exploration will be on hand to host Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s total solar eclipse festivities.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s “Security Dawgs” will host a section of the annual Illinois Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition on Saturday, Feb. 18.
Adam Carroll doesn’t want college students to wind up “broke, busted and disgusted.” Instead, he’d like today’s college students to understand the perils of credit card debt, and how to understand student loans with an eye to limiting education debt.
Openings remain for the annual “Give Kids a Smile Day” at Southern Illinois University Carbondale set for March 3.
Hundreds of high school and community college students will converge on Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Feb. 24 for the 19th annual Accounting Challenge.
The Big Muddy Film Festival built its reputation on strong documentaries that highlight social issues. That trend continues as the festival prepares for its 39th annual run next week.
The SIU Concert Choir, Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band come together to present a concert featuring a variety of music, from classic composers most know by name to new composers due to visit Southern Illinois University Carbondale in person later this year.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and community members can “Open The Door to Opportunity” by participating in a unique fundraising campaign on March 1-2.
Emergency preparedness officials next week will unveil an interactive kiosk aimed at educating the public on earthquake safety, developed in part by a Southern Illinois University Carbondale researcher.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s College of Business American Marketing Association branch is co-sponsoring a Polar Plunge and Donut Dash on Feb. 25 to raise money for Special Olympics.
The SIU Jazz Festival returns to Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Feb. 25 and brings a Saluki home for a visit.