SIU in the News - July, 2017

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SIU Department of Agriculture research benefits producers

WSIL-TV – July 31, 2017

SIU's Department of Agricultural Sciences  does more than just talk about farming and being outdoors. Students and researchers are constantly getting ... 


Thanks to NASA, a college town will be the eclipse capital of the world in August

Sacramento Bee – July 21, 2017

... 100,000 or more, which is double the town’s population with students attending Southern Illinois University CarbondaleHotels rooms for the third ... 


10 best places to see the summer solar eclipse

11Alive - July 21, 2017

 ... StJoMoEclipse.com Carbondale, Ill. The home of Southern Illinois University is promoting itself as the “Eclipse Crossroads of America.” ... 


Health Department dental clinic agreement with SIU moves forward

Herald-Whig - July 21, 2017 

... clinic as part of a "federally qualified health center" operated by the SIU School of Medicine's Center for Family Medicine-Quincy. "We're ... 


American horror film director George Romero (1940–2017)

World Socialist Web Site - July 21, 2017

... In any event, I spoke to Tony Williams, professor at Southern Illinois University and the author of The Cinema of George A. Romero: ...


Introducing Your Special Guest Stars: Hitt, Fusarelli, Enlow, White, Jochim, and Fennell

Rick Hess Straight Up Blog - Education Week - July 21, 2017

... up, starting next week, will be Collin Hitt—assistant professor of medical education at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine .... 


State-by-state flight of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse

WSLS 10 - July 21, 2017 

... the path of totality. Then into southern Illinois it goes. Southern Illinois University in Carbondale will get more than two minutes and 30 ... 


Search and rescue dogs do their jobs despite travel stress

ScienceDaily - July 20, 2017 

... in the Department of Animal Science, Food and Nutrition at Southern Illinois University. Perry, who has also been a canine handler in the ... 


 'Singin' in the Rain' wraps up 2017 Summer Playhouse series

Thesouthern.com - July 20, 2017 

... “Singin’ in the Rain” will dance its way onto Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s McLeod Theater stage July 27 through July 30. With ... 


Special Olympics counting down to 50 years

WSIL-TV - July 20, 2017 

... disabilities. It all started July 20, 1968 in Chicago.William H. Freeberg of Southern Illinois University was a man who got things ... 


Chabad to host thousands of eclipse-chasers across America

Arutz Sheva - July 20, 2017

... of this sleepy Midwestern city surrounded by cornfields. Chabad of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale will be there to greet the ... 


DiscoverBusiness.us Releases the 2018 Best Value Online MBA Degrees

PRWeb - July 20, 2017 

(Potsdam, NY) Suny College at Oswego (Oswego, NY) Southern Illinois University (Carbondale, IL) Mississippi State University (Starkville, MS


Eclipse puts Southern Illinois on map

Register-News.com - July 20, 2017 

... Carbondale and Marion events,as well as the NASA feed from Southern Illinois University. Whether it’s in our print edition or online, the ... 


Search and rescue dogs do their jobs despite travel stress

Phys.org - July 20, 2017 

... in the Department of Animal Science, Food and Nutrition at Southern Illinois University. Perry, who has also been a canine handler in the ... 


Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Best Spots To See It In Illinois

Across Illinois Patch - July 20, 2017 

Southern Illinois University in Carbondale will host Eclipse Day at Saluki Stadium ...


Walk/run a show of support for SIU Hall of Famer's infant son

Thesouthern.com - July 20, 2017 

... Friends of Joel Sambursky and his family will gather at the Southern Illinois University Carbondale track Friday night in a show of support ...


Where to park in Carbondale during eclipse weekend

KFVS 12 - July 19, 2017 

... will also be shuttle service available from City Hall to Southern Illinois University. You can click here for an interactive map with ...


Bowling camp held at SIU

WSIL-TV - July 19, 2017 

... kids took to the alleys at SIU to sharpen up their bowling ... 


Construction coming to roadway in front of SIU Carbondale Student Center

KFVS 12 - July 19, 2017 

... find another route when driving near the Student Center at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Road construction is set for the week ...


Computational Catalysis for Energy-related Applications

中国科学院上海硅酸盐研究所 - July 19, 2017

... a Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Southern Illinois University Carbondale and serves as the Associate Editor of ... 


Viewing The Great American Eclipse

National Public Radio - July 19, 2017 

... Illinois and its surrounding areas. In May, I was at Southern Illinois University's graduation ceremony in Carbondale — and I can attest ...


New SIU-Carbondale Chancellor Wants Input on School's Future

US News & World Report - July 18, 2017

... new chancellor of Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus says he wants public input to help develop ... 


New SIU Carbondale chancellor shares vision for the university

WPSD Local 6 - July 18, 2017

... Southern Illinois University Carbondale's new chancellor is sharing what he sees in the university's future. Chancellor ... 


When is the next solar eclipse?

USA Today - July 18, 2017

... of both 2017 and 2024. Carbondale, Ill., home to Southern Illinois University, is calling itself "the eclipse crossroads of America." More ...


After alarming catch in Illinois, no new Asian carp found

Outdoor News - July 17, 2017 

... -inch, 8-pound silver carp. That fish was sent to Southern Illinois University for analysis to determine the fish’s age and origin. DNR and ...


Disabled pilot plans to make fastest round-world trip

The Star Online - July 17, 2017 

... took up flying courses and received his pilot’s wings from Southern Illinois University in the United States using his own ... 


New SIUC chancellor discusses his vision for the university

KFVS 12 - July 17, 2017

... new leader of Southern Illinois University Carbondale discussed his vision for the university on Monday, July 17. Carlo Montemagno will ...


Why Illinois' personal income growth is 49th in nation

Daily Herald - July 15, 2017 

... John Jackson, a political scientist with the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, said Illinois ...


Pressure mounts for release of federal report after discovery of Asian carp

PBS NewsHour - July 15, 2017 

... year. James Garvey, interim vice chancellor for research at Southern Illinois University, said his department has been involved in research ...


State Researching Silver Carp

Alton Daily News.com - July 15, 2017 

... to know everything it can about that one fish. "We got it to Southern Illinois University, and we're learning more things about it," Irons ...


Steak 'n Shake coming to SIU student center

KFVS 12 - July 14, 2017 

... will soon be a new place to eat at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Student Center. Renovations are now underway in ... 


The 3 Best Places in the Tri-State For Viewing the Solar Eclipse on August 21st

106.1 KISS FM Radio WDKS - July 14, 2017 

… for catching the full eclipse! 1) Carbondale, Illinois at Southern Illinois University Not only is Carbondale in the middle of the direct …


SIU trustees appoint new Carbondale campus chancellor

Sun Herald - July 13, 2017 

Southern Illinois University trustees have appointed a University of Alberta nanotechnology scientist as chancellor of the Carbondale campus … 


Agronomy Field Day planned

Register-News.com - July 13, 2017

... resistance, by Karla Gage assistant professor of weed science at Southern Illinois University; southern rust management in corn, by Talon …


Some universities canceling class for total solar eclipse

KFVS 12 - July 13, 2017

… class for the total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21. Southern Illinois University Carbondale students were set to go back to class on … 


It's official: SIU Board of Trustees appoints Montemagno chancellor of SIU Carbondale

Thesouthern.com - July 13, 2017 

Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees has appointed Carlo Montemagno, a professor of engineering who founded and … 


Briefcase for July 12, 2017

The Daily Journal (AP) - July 12, 2017

... Illinois Dunes," which was published in 2016 by Southern Illinois University Press and chronicles the remarkable history of the resilient ... 


Presidential Libraries as Performance: Curating American Character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush by Jodi Kanter (review)

Project MUSE - July 12, 2017 

Hoover to George W. Bush. By Jodi Kanter. (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2016. Pp. 179. Photographs, notes, bibliography,


Weeds, insects come and go in Illinois crops

Illinois Farmer Today - July 12, 2017 

… even in Iowa,” said Jason Bond, a plant pathologist at Southern Illinois University. “It’s all over the Midwest. Even in southern Illinois, …


Duckworth, Durbin announce over $40 million for Community Health Centers

RiverBender.com - July 12, 2017 

… Services Family Center (Chicago, IL): $1,430,180.00 • Southern Illinois University Springfield (Springfield, IL): $2,158,908.00 • Central … 


Cuban researcher visits SIU

WSIL-TV – July 11, 2017

... researcher from Cuba met with faculty and staff from Southern Illinois University's Belleville Research Center as part of an innovation and entrepreneurship ... 


SIU Board of Trustees expected to vote on Carbondale chancellor

WPSD Local 6 - July 11, 2017 

… The Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees is expected to vote on a new chancellor for SIU Carbondale this Thursday …


Pending board approval, Montemagno will be chancellor of SIUC

Thesouthern.com - July 11, 2017 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale may finally have a chancellor. In a letter to the campus community sent out Tuesday … 


Buckminster Fuller birthday party celebrates inventor's life and legacy

Thesouthern.com - July 11, 2017 

…University Mall. Fuller, an architect and inventor who taught at Southern Illinois University Carbondale from 1959 to 1970, died …


In Illinois, Marijuana Laws Struggle to Keep Up With Times

Chicago Tonight - WTTW - July 11, 2017 

… are shifting, including in Illinois. According to the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, nearly two-thirds of Illinois voters support the … 


SIU trustees to consider scientist as Carbondale chancellor

The Washington Times - July 11, 2017

... Southern Illinois University System President Randy Dunn has recommended that trustees appoint a University of ... 


TAUB Products sponsors dental sealant grant program at Southern Illinois University

Dental Products Report - July 11, 2017 

... announced the sponsorship of the dental sealant grant program at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. The program will take place at ... 


How fast is the solar eclipse? And 32 other questions, answered

Courier-Journal - July 11, 2017

 ... of darkness. NPS Fullscreen Carbondale, Ill., the home of Southern Illinois University, is promoting itself as the “Eclipse Crossroads of ... 


Volunteers needed for student move-in

Publicnow - July 11, 2017

 ... just a few weeks, students will start a new year at Southern Illinois University Carbondale and volunteers are needed Aug. 16 and 17 to ... 


No Silver or Bighead Carps Found as Sampling Concludes in Illinois Waterway - 7/10/2017

Publicnow - July 11, 2017 

… silver carps. The silver carp captured June 22 was sent to Southern Illinois University for analysis to determine the fish's age and origin … 


Study Looks at Financials Behind Copycat Manufacturing and Design

USAgNet - July 10, 2017 

… DeYong is an assistant professor of operations management at Southern Illinois University Carbondale's College of Business, and Pun is an … 


SIU's Gibson in Special Feature of 'Journal of Ecology'

USAgNet - July 10, 2017 

… professor of plant biology and a distinguished scholar at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is the executive editor of the British … 


SIU offers bachelor's degree in criminal justice online

KFVS 12 - July 10, 2017 

… and Criminal Justice offers students the opportunity to earn a Southern Illinois University Carbondale degree from anywhere. The program, …


As fewer women have babies, population declines in these states

USA Today - July 10, 2017 

… half the people polled by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University said yes. The …


Virginia Tech fermentation program receives prestigious recognition

Augusta Free Press - July 10, 2017 

… Metropolitan State University of Denver, Oregon State University, Southern Illinois University, University of California-Davis, and …


STFM PRESENTS 2017 SOCIETY AWARDS

Annals of Family Medicine - July 10, 2017 

… MD, MSPH, dean and provost of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and CEO of SIU Healthcare. A national advocate for innovation …


Supplements company sees big growth in 2015

OIA NEWS - July 9, 2017 

… effective. Dr. Tobias Kohler, assistant professor of urology at Southern Illinois University, doesn't dismiss herbal remedies out of hand …


SIU med students get experience in summer program

The State Journal-Register - July 9, 2017

… medical schooling. Vost, a 2012 Sacred Heart-Griffin High School graduate who just completed his first year at Southern Illinois University


SIU researchers talk soybean pathogens and weed management at ILSoy Advisor field days

KFVS 12 - July 9, 2017

… Soybean experts from Southern Illinois University Carbondale will be part of the annual ILSoy Advisor Field Days …


After overrides, how much political capital does Rauner have left?

Belleville News Democrat - July 7, 2017 

… have left? Jak Tichenor, the interim director of the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, said Rauner’s campaign war chest can help the …


Bankrupt Illinois the Beginning of the End for the Democratic Party’s Social Welfare State Experiment

Alex Jones' Infowars - July 7, 2017 

… worth taxpayers to flee in droves. Polling by the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute found that 47 percent of registered voters in Illinois …


The 'Great American Total Solar Eclipse' On August 21: Best Places To See It, What to Expect

Forbes - July 7, 2017

 … raise a glass or more of wine to the sun show. Just north, Southern Illinois University (SIU) and the city of Carbondale, will be hosting a …


Boy finds ‘extinct’ frog in Ecuador and helps revive species

NewScientist.com – July 7, 2017

... tadpoles are strong and feeding well. Alessandro Catenazzi at Southern Illinois University says that the rediscovery of frogs thought extinct has been ... 


WSIU InFocus: Tichenor on Budget Veto Override

WSIU-FM -- July 7, 2017

Jak Tichenor, Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, discusses last week’s override of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget veto. 


Hidden Lakes Winery unveils new menu in Aviston

Belleville News Democrat - July 7, 2017 

… into wines in four years. Matt is studying agriculture at Southern Illinois University Carbondale and expects to work at the winery after … 


The magic of a total eclipse

TBR News Media - July 6, 2017 

... with a three-night minimum, seats are selling in the 15,000 seat Southern Illinois University stadium for $25, and local business people are ...


On not doing wrong

Illinois Times - July 6, 2017

 ... One-Horse Thieves: A Plain-Spoken History of Mid-Illinois from Southern Illinois University Press. In the bookstores after July 26, it is ...


Carbondale hires shuttle service for eclipse event

WPSD Local 6 - July 6, 2017 

... said Fox. The city is also working very closely with Southern Illinois University to coordinate a shuttle service from the Civic Center to ...


‘Tarzan’ swings and sings onto Grandstreet’s stage

Helenair.com - July 6, 2017 

... into the summer season. Hayden Schubert, a theater major at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, makes his Grandstreet debut ... 


SIU Carbondale joins accelerated architecture licensing initiative

PublicNow - July 5, 2017

... Southern Illinois University Carbondale's architecture program is part of an initiative ...


Curcumin shows no effect on parasite shedding in horses in pilot study

Horsetalk.co.nz - July 5, 2017 

... testing indicated it may reduce inflammation. A study team from Southern Illinois University set out to evaluate the effects of the yellow ...


5 things to do now to prepare for the solar eclipse

Naples Daily News - July 5, 2017 

... of darkness. NPS Fullscreen Carbondale, Ill., the home of Southern Illinois University, is promoting itself as the “Eclipse Crossroads of ... 


Iowa's first female puma could be the latest sign of mountain lions on the move

Earth Touch News Network - July 4, 2017 

cats roam. Research by LaRue and Dr Clay Nielsen of Southern Illinois University Carbondale has highlighted dispersal corridors as well as ... 


SIU researchers talk soybean pathogens and weed management at IlSoy Advisor field days

Publicnow - July 5, 2017

... Soybean experts from Southern Illinois University Carbondale will be part of the annual IlSoy Advisor ...


Musical adaptation of 'Sister Act' takes summer playhouse stage

Thesouthern.com - July 5, 2017

... in McLeod Theater, located in the Communications Building on the Southern Illinois University Carbondale campus. Tickets are $30 for adults ... 


SIU professor's study aims to battle product knock-offs

Thesouthern.com - July 5, 2017 

... DeYong is an assistant professor of operations management at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s College of Business, and Pun is an ...


Virginia Tech fermentation program receives prestigious recognition

Virginia Tech News - July 5, 2017 

... Metropolitan State University of Denver, Oregon State University, Southern Illinois University, University of California-Davis, and ...


SIU researcher's work in 'Journal of Ecology' looks for solutions to ag challenges in face of climate change

Thesouthern.com - July 4, 2017

... professor of plant biology and a distinguished scholar at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is the executive editor of the British ...  


SIU to host eclipse photography workshop

Thesouthern.com - July 4, 2017 

... upcoming workshop at Southern Illinois University Carbondale aims to teach people the basics of solar photography ahead of ... 


Dunn to serve as SIUC's acting chancellor until July 13 trustee meeting, when permanent chancellor is expected to be named

Thesouthern.com - July 3, 2017 

Southern Illinois University System President Randy Dunn has announced that he’ll be taking on the role of acting chancellor of ...


10 best places to see this summer's solar eclipse

WFMY News 2 - July 3, 2017 

. StJoMoEclipse.com Carbondale, Ill. The home of Southern Illinois University is promoting itself as the “Eclipse Crossroads of America.”


WSIU InFocus: Tichenor Analysis of House Budget Vote

WSIU-FM – July 3, 2017

... Fuller talks with Southern Illinois University Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute  Interim Director and Illinois Lawmakers Host Jak Tichenor about votes ...


Herpes vaccine trials to continue after SIU med school scientist's death

The State Journal-Register - July 3, 2017 

... co-founded the company in 2015 with Southern Illinois University School of Medicine researcher William Halford, who developed the ... 


Former Centerville resident establishes scholarship

Daily Iowegian - July 2, 2017

 ... Sociology doctoral students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will benefit from a $25,000 gift to the SIU ... 


New agreement helps Kaskaskia College students transfer to SIU Carbondale

KFVS 12 - July 2, 2017 

... smoothly transition into three new bachelor degree programs at Southern Illinois University Carbondale thanks to a new agreement between the ...


AREA OUTDOOR NOTES: Rivers project area closures

The Telegraph - July 2, 2017 

... approximately 8 pounds. The fish has been sent to Southern Illinois University for additional analysis. This particular silver carp find ... 


It’s not that your teeth are too big – your jaw is too small

True Viral News - July 1, 2017 

... for this. The dental anthropologist Robert Corruccini at Southern Illinois University has seen the effects by comparing urban dwellers and ... 


Hayhursts say farming all about faith and endurance

Terre Haute - July 1, 2017 

... daughter Lillian, 24, graduated this year from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in agribusiness management and is helping ... 


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