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September 21, 2017

SIU Chancellor to Deliver State of the University Address - New Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Carlo Montemagno will deliver the 2017 State of the University address at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26. The address will take place in Shryock Auditorium on campus.

September 21, 2017

SURS general retirement session is set - University employees may participate in a State Universities Retirement System (SURS) general retirement session on Oct. 18. This presentation is for all SURS Tier I and Tier 2 participants.

September 21, 2017

Flu immunizations available - The Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS) will be providing free flu immunizations until Nov. 15, 2017 for all active and retired SIU Carbondale employees, as well as surviving spouses enrolled in a state-sponsored health plan. The Jackson County Health Department will administer the immunizations twice in the upcoming weeks.

September 20, 2017

McNair Scholars Program earns federal grant - A program that has helped dozens of disadvantaged students earn college degrees will be around for another five years at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, thanks to federal grant that honors the memory of an astronaut.

September 18, 2017

Behan appointed acting law school dean - Christopher Behan, associate dean for academic affairs in the School of Law, will serve as acting dean of the school following an announcement by Cynthia Fountaine that she was stepping down effective Sept. 15.  Behan will serve in an acting capacity until the process for naming an interim dean is completed in accordance with the school’s operating paper. 

September 14, 2017

‘Veterans Small Business Roadshow’ coming to SIU - The Veterans Small Business Roadshow, an event especially for veterans and military personnel who are interested in starting a new business, or improving or expanding an existing business, is coming to Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

September 13, 2017

Saluki Service Days activities planned - Southern Illinois University Carbondale students will show their concern for people and the world around them by volunteering their time and energies to give back during Saluki Service Days.

September 12, 2017

Constitution Day events feature debate, U.S. Supreme Court preview - A debate involving the Sixth Amendment guarantee of defense counsel in criminal trials and a look at upcoming U.S. Supreme Court cases are among the activities next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale that focus on the nation’s constitution.

September 12, 2017

SIU to host career fairs next week - Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Career Services Center will host two career fairs next week that are open to students and alumni.

September 12, 2017

Breast cancer awareness month events set - A murder mystery dinner, a human pink ribbon and an assortment of other special activities at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month and raise funds for student scholarships this fall.

September 8, 2017

Fall educational summit is Sept. 14-15 - Southern Illinois University Carbondale is hosting a fall educational summit that will provide a diverse continuing education experience for educators of preschool through 12th grade students.

September 8, 2017

‘Veteran Adventures’ activities are set - Student veterans from throughout the region can enjoy a variety of special trips and activities this year courtesy of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Veteran Adventures.

September 8, 2017

‘Future Saluki Game Day’ offers campus life experience - High school and college transfer students from all over the region, along with their families, are invited to attend the Future Saluki Game Day Celebration on Sept. 30 to experience what campus life at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is really like.