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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

October 23, 2014

Media Advisory – Simon Leadership Weekend - An annual leadership conference that seeks to influence the lives of young men from the Metro East takes place this weekend at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

October 23, 2014

Troy Hudson to discuss his career, book - Troy Hudson, former NBA player and Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Carbondale Community High School basketball standout, will speak at SIU on Saturday, Oct. 25.

October 23, 2014

Training grant to assist social work students - Graduate students in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s School of Social Work will soon have the opportunity to receive specialized trauma-based behavioral health training through paid fellowships.

October 22, 2014

SIU Carbondale announces strategies to enhance safety - Southern Illinois University Carbondale will enhance campus safety by developing an ongoing awareness campaign, adding campus lighting, increasing public safety staffing, and evaluating all existing safety-related programs and policies, according to Interim Chancellor Paul D. Sarvela.

October 22, 2014

Media Advisory – American Airlines Career Day - Southern Illinois University Carbondale will host 115 Chicago-area high school and community college students during the 10th American Airlines-SIU Carbondale Aviation Career Day on Saturday, Oct. 25.

October 22, 2014

Sustainability Council awards ‘green’ project funds - A hydroponic workshop, a community-supported agriculture project, composting commodes and an alternative spring break service project are among the 13 “green” projects receiving funds from Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Sustainability Council.

October 22, 2014

Workshop will focus on outdoor recreation education - An upcoming event at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center will give university students and educators an opportunity to enhance their outdoor recreation skills and knowledge.

October 21, 2014

Former U.S. Rep. Bob Barr to present lecture - Former U.S. Congressman Bob Barr of Georgia will present a lecture Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s law school auditorium.

October 21, 2014

Ojewuyi earns Carnegie fellowship - Segun Ojewuyi, associate professor of theater at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, will spend a semester at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria as the recipient of a Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship.

October 21, 2014

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. Please note that information listed under “for the media” is to assist reporters and is not intended to be published or aired. Also, event information is subject to change.

October 20, 2014

ISAT research forum is Friday - The third Information Systems and Applied Technologies Research Forum is at noon, Friday, Oct. 24, in the College of Applied Sciences and Arts Building, Room C0111.

October 17, 2014

Poll: Illinois gubernatorial race ‘tied’ - Democrat Illinois Governor Pat Quinn enjoys a two and one-half point lead among registered voters over Republican challenger Bruce Rauner, according to the latest statewide poll from the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

October 17, 2014

Symposium will look at community issues - The Southern Illinois University Carbondale School of Journalism, “Imagining Geographies,” and the Carbondale Human Relations Commission will host a symposium to discuss race, policing and justice issues in the midst of recent events in Ferguson, Mo.

October 17, 2014

College of Business ranks among the nation’s best - Once again, Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s College of Business earned national recognition as one of the country’s top business schools, according to The Princeton Review.

October 17, 2014

‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ is in time for Halloween - Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Department of Theater brings a special production to the stage in time to set the Halloween mood. “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” will play at the C. H. Moe Theater in the Communications Building, Thursday Oct. 23 through Oct. 26.

October 16, 2014

Mine dust control research hits marketplace - A new technology for controlling dust in underground mining operations, developed by researchers at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, has made its way into the marketplace.

October 16, 2014

Property Control reorganizes - Property Control is a reorganized department comprised of staff that formerly reported to Accounting Services and Procurement Services (Surplus Property). The reorganization will allow maximum efficiency, centralized services and a “cradle-to-grave” management of fixed assets under one department.

October 16, 2014

Grant search database available on campus - The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research subscribes to a grant search database that faculty, staff and students can use to search for external funding opportunities.

October 16, 2014

Talk will examine Champaign’s revitalization - A lecture next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will provide insights into the downtown revitalization of another university community in the state.

October 16, 2014

Jacobs to present Tenney Distinguished Lecture - Former U.S. ambassador Janice L. Jacobs, who is teaching this fall at Southern Illinois University Carbondale as a visiting lecturer, will offer her perspectives of 21st Century diplomacy next week.

October 16, 2014

Literary festival will highlight top authors - The winners of the 2014 Devil’s Kitchen Reading Awards will highlight the annual Devil’s Kitchen Literary Festival at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

October 15, 2014

River Region Evening Edition students earn awards - Students and recent graduates in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Department of Radio, Television, and Digital Media program earned top honors at the Illinois Broadcasters Association Silver Dome Student Awards.