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)
Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute is hosting a one-day conference on March 10 to examine fair school funding in Illinois.
Jason Marsden, executive director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation, will speak at Southern Illinois University Carbondale on March 1 as part of the SIU School of Law Diversity and Inclusion Week.
A one-day workshop to gain the essential skills needed in writing a grant proposal will be held in April at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Beat a drum, bang a gong, the second annual Day of Percussion at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is March 4 in Altgeld Hall.
How do you make geoscience, which incorporates all of the sciences dealing with planet earth, relevant to young people?
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.