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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

April 23, 2015

Town Hall meetings set for May 6-7 - SIU President Randy Dunn and members of the Chancellor’s Executive Planning and Budget Committee will host several town hall meetings with the campus community to discuss potential state budget cuts.

April 23, 2015

SWIC students can earn SIU aviation degree - Students at Southwestern Illinois College who have an associate degree in an aviation-related field can now earn a bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in aviation management.

April 23, 2015

Ten projects receive Green Fund allocations - Educational kiosks, a shoe care station and a mushroom growing workshop are among the projects that will receive Green Fund awards at Southern Illinois University Carbondale this spring.

April 22, 2015

Media Advisory – Youth Government Day - Several of Illinois’ leading young legislators and officials will share their perspectives about politics and public service on Saturday, April 25, at the 15th annual Youth Government Day, sponsored by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

April 21, 2015

University to host state science exposition - Southern Illinois University Carbondale will play host to a bevy of budding young scientists next month during the Illinois Junior Academy of Science State Exposition.

April 21, 2015

United Airlines-SIU Career Day is Saturday - For pilot Steven Lofgren, Saturday’s arrival at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will not only be a homecoming but literally “a dream come true.”

April 21, 2015

Community paddling event set for May 2 - “Breaking the Surface,” a free community paddling event, is coming to Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center on May 2.

April 21, 2015

Southern Illinois University Arts and Cultural Events - This weekly email brings together all the arts and cultural events happening in a two-week period at SIU Carbondale. From music to art, film to dance, guest lectures to workshops and theater, you will find the information here. Event information is subject to change. This is the last Southern Illinois University Arts and Cultural Events email of the academic year. We will resume sending this email near the beginning of the fall 2015 semester. Watch your emails and SIU News for information about upcoming events throughout the summer.

April 20, 2015

WellSIU ‘Tuesday Trek’ is April 21 - ‘Tuesday Trek’ is at 12:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 21. The 1.5- to 2.5-mile walk will begin at the Student Services Building Pavilion. In the event of inclement weather, the location will be the Student Recreation Center indoor track. If you are unsure if the location has changed, please email Brittney Pender or call the Personal Fitness and Wellness Studio at 453-1272.

April 20, 2015

Media Availability – Michio Kaku - Reporters, photographers and news crews are welcome to attend a media availability with noted physicist Michio Kaku at 1:15 p.m., Wednesday, April 22. The only media availability for the event will take place in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Student Services Building, Room 346.

April 20, 2015

Illinois Policy Institute CEO to visit region - John Tillman, CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute, will discuss free markets, income disparities and government spending during a visit to the region next week.

April 20, 2015

Poll: VA access is veterans’ greatest challenge - Of all the problems faced by Illinois veterans, almost half of the state’s voters -- 46.2 percent -- say getting access to Veterans Administration health care is the greatest challenge they face, according to a recent poll by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

April 20, 2015

National association honors Barbara Hagler - Barbara E. Hagler, a Southern Illinois University Carbondale faculty member, is the 2015 National Business Education Association Outstanding Collegiate Teacher of the Year.

April 17, 2015

University to host noted physicist Michio Kaku - Michio Kaku, a best-selling author and theoretical physicist whose work includes predicting trends affecting business, commerce and finance, will visit Southern Illinois University Carbondale next week as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series.

April 17, 2015

Carmona earns health care management honor - Geraldine Carmona, a senior in health care management at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, earned recognition on April 9 for her academic excellence, volunteer activities and leadership.

April 16, 2015

Yueh-Ting Lee named Graduate School dean - An educator described by former colleagues as “a committed teacher and active scholar” and “an unfailingly enthusiastic team player” will become dean of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Graduate School this summer.

April 16, 2015

Public forums for chancellor finalists set - Four candidates for the position of chancellor at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will visit campus and participate in interviews beginning next week.

April 16, 2015

Media Advisory – FFA Judging - More than 600 high school FFA students from throughout the region will be at Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Friday, April 17, when the College of Agricultural Sciences welcomes them for livestock, dairy and horticulture judging contests.

April 16, 2015

Cayo named Student Employee of the Year - Southern Illinois University Carbondale honored outstanding student employees at a breakfast recognition ceremony April 16 as part of its observance of the annual National Student Employee Recognition Week.

April 15, 2015

Lecture will explore Lincoln’s law practice - A lecture next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will provide perspective on how Abraham Lincoln’s experiences as an attorney in Illinois helped propel him to become president of the United States.

April 15, 2015

Medical dosimetry graduates excel on exams - Graduates from Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Medical Dosimetry master’s degree program continue to excel on their certification exam.