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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

June 27, 2017

SIU agreement helps Kaskaskia students - An agreement between Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Kaskaskia College will streamline the path for Kaskaskia graduates to transfer into specific SIU programs.

June 21, 2017

Two remain as finalists for SIU Chancellor - Two finalists remain for the position of chancellor of Southern Illinois University Carbondale following the withdrawal of two other candidates for the position.

June 20, 2017

Sturgis Public Service Winner is a “Serial Volunteer” - William “Bill” Bruns isn’t one to just sit idly by and watch things happen. He’d much rather lend a hand, whether that means coaching a children’s sports team, advising a service organization, caring for children in crisis or filling in whatever the need may be.

June 9, 2017

Analytics will help student pilots make better decisions - Instructors in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s aviation program are using analytics to track student pilot errors on approaches and landings, research they also hope can become another tool pilots use in determining whether it is safe to land.

June 8, 2017

University Museum to close temporarily - Due to the ongoing state budget impasse, the museum at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will close temporarily effective July 1.

June 7, 2017

Rehabilitation service program earns accreditation - The Evaluation and Developmental Center (EDC), a comprehensive rehabilitation service program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, has earned three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

June 6, 2017

Sunset Concerts begin June 15 - The 39th season of the ever-popular Sunset Concert Series kicks off on June 15 with the Boston-based, high-energy soul rock band Barrence Whitfield and the Savages.

June 2, 2017

Students gain hands-on experience during archaeology field school - Alice Muntz is confident that the students digging precise rectangular grids and sifting buckets of dirt in the quest for artifacts will have the skills required to land jobs in professional archaeology after completing the Southern Illinois University Carbondale-Center for Archaeological Investigations Summer Field School.

June 1, 2017

Headrick named Provost Faculty Fellow - Todd Christopher Headrick, professor of quantitative methods in the College of Education and Human Services’ Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods, and Special Education, will be the Provost Faculty Fellow for the fall 2017 semester.

June 1, 2017

Benefit Choice period extended through tonight - Central Management Services announced that deadline for the State Employees Group Insurance Program Benefit Choice open enrollment is extended through 11:59 p.m. today (June 1).

May 30, 2017

SIU historians part of career diversity initiative - It’s a question they hear often: What can I do with a degree in history? The answer, according to a new career diversity initiative by the American Historical Association, is “plenty.”

May 26, 2017

SIU Foundation presents four inaugural awards - The SIU Foundation, which raises funds to benefit Southern Illinois University Carbondale, has presented four awards recognizing individuals who have supported its mission and the university.

May 26, 2017

Chancellor candidate forums scheduled - Public forums with two new candidates for the position of chancellor of Southern Illinois University Carbondale have been scheduled on June 13 and 14.

May 26, 2017

Media Advisory – Summer Camps June 1-17 - Another full schedule of summer camps is kicking off at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, offering opportunities for reporters, photographers and news crews to obtain interesting activity stories, photographs and video.