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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

May 21, 2015

Compliance workshop is May 29 - The Office of Diversity and Equity is sponsoring a workshop next week that will focus on university compliance regulations.

May 20, 2015

Summer Mindfulness Camp for Kids planned - Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s inaugural Mindfulness Camp for Kids earlier this spring was so popular that a new session is planned for this summer.

May 20, 2015

David Lynch earns national undergraduate award - David Lynch, a May 2014 political science and economics graduate from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is a recipient of the North-American Interfraternity Conference Undergraduate Award of Distinction.

May 18, 2015

Program to explore health care delivery methods - Rapidly changing technological innovations, including mobile devices and apps, could return the nation’s health care system to a time many believed was gone forever: House calls, albeit likely virtual.

May 18, 2015

Flying Salukis win second straight national title - As defending National Intercollegiate Flying Association champions, Prescott R. Dean, Sean S. Gipe and the other members of the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Flying Salukis understood they were targets.

May 15, 2015

Students win funding for research projects - Almost two dozen students recently qualified for a Southern Illinois University Carbondale award that funds undergraduate research and creative activities for promising projects and students.

May 15, 2015

AAUW grant supports doctoral student’s research - A Southern Illinois University Carbondale student from Nairobi, Kenya, will pursue her doctoral degree at SIU with the help of an International Grant from the American Association of University Women.

May 14, 2015

51 faculty earn promotion, tenure - The SIU Board of Trustees today approved promotions in academic rank and tenure for 51 faculty members effective with the 2015-16 academic year. They are:

May 14, 2015

Anton, Jackson receive Sturgis awards - From assisting cancer patients in need of rehabilitation to helping people gain perspective into political machinations on the local, state and federal levels, public and professional service are benchmarks for Southern Illinois University’s 2015 Lindell W. Sturgis Award recipients.

May 13, 2015

Concrete canoe team headed to nationals - A team of engineering students from Southern Illinois University Carbondale paddled away as No. 1 following a recent competition that challenged them to build a canoe out of concrete.

May 13, 2015

SBDC helps entrepreneur’s dreams become reality - Marc Miles, Southern Illinois veterinarian, inventor and entrepreneur, is no newcomer to Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Illinois Small Business Development Center and the many services it offers, so it’s no surprise he sought help there when launching his latest endeavor, a mountain bike park.

May 13, 2015

Two graduate students earn teaching honor - Successful graduate students value the opportunity to teach and mentor as they pursue their own studies. The College of Liberal Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale initiated two new teaching awards in recognition of the dedication to teaching exhibited by top graduate students.

May 12, 2015

Spots available for Young Writers Workshop - Aspiring authors have a summer camp all their own at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The 17th Annual Young Writers Workshop is set for June 23-27, an intensive camp for high school sophomores through seniors (ages 15-18) who want to learn more about writing poetry and creative prose in a professional environment.

May 12, 2015

McLeod Summer Playhouse lineup announced - Curtain up! Light the lights! But bring your sunglasses. The McLeod Summer Playhouse 2015 season is ablaze with some of the region’s most talented artists. This professional summer theater, with its home on the Southern Illinois University Carbondale campus, has long been a platform for the area’s shining stars.

May 12, 2015

Student ready to pursue his passion for museums - He grew up surrounded by art. Visits to museums and art galleries were part of every family vacation from the time he was a child. So for Southern Illinois University Carbondale student Wes Stoerger, graduating on Saturday, May 16, with a master’s degree in museum studies and public administration, a focus on museum administration is a natural choice.

May 11, 2015

Trasviña named to Paul Simon Institute board - John Trasviña, dean of the University of San Francisco School of Law and former general counsel for the late U.S. Sen. Paul Simon, has been appointed to the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute Board of Counselors at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

May 11, 2015

The great outdoors awaits at summer camps - People of all ages can experience the great outdoors this summer at a wide variety of camps for children and adults at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center.