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April 24, 2014

Media Advisory -- Triathlon, regatta on Saturday

Reporters, photographers and camera crews are welcome to attend two popular long-running events at Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Saturday, April 26.

April 24, 2014

Seven to receive Faculty-Staff Excellence Awards

Southern Illinois University Carbondale will honor faculty and staff for superior scholarship, teaching and service during a reception on Monday, April 28.

April 24, 2014

SIU earns ‘Green College’ recognition again

Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s ongoing commitment to sustainability and green initiatives is again gaining national attention.

April 24, 2014

‘alt.news 26:46’ wins seventh national award

For a second straight year, and the seventh time in program history, Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s “alt.news 26:46” took top honors as the best collegiate television magazine news show in the nation.

April 24, 2014

United Airlines-SIU Career Day is Saturday

When United Airlines flight 2051 touches down Saturday, April 26, at Southern Illinois Airport, a tradition that began as an idea to attract students to aviation careers will reach a milestone.

April 24, 2014

Haywood to receive ‘Inspiring St. Louisan’ honor

Michael Haywood, director of the Office of Minority Affairs in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s College of Business, will receive an award as an “Inspiring St. Louisan” from the St. Louis County Branch of the NAACP.

April 24, 2014

Jazz concert to feature pianist Keith Javors

Southern Illinois University Carbondale welcomes jazz pianist Keith Javors as a guest musician in a concert featuring the SIU Jazz Combo and the New Arts Jazztet.

April 24, 2014

Naverson to design set for ‘Off-Off-Broadway’ play

Ronald Naversen, professor of scenic design in the Department of Theater, will be designing scenery for the Off-Off-Broadway production, “An Appeal to the Woman of the House.”

April 24, 2014

Distinguished Alumni will be honored Friday

Four prominent graduates will be honored as 2014 SIU Distinguished Alumni Award recipients on Friday, April 25. The public ceremony and reception will take place at 3:30 p.m. at the John C. Guyon Auditorium in Morris Library.

April 23, 2014

Jackson/Williamson survey shows mixed opinions

A new poll of residents in Jackson and Williamson counties shows mixed feelings about life, education and work in Southern Illinois.

April 23, 2014

Student initiative brings 300 ‘cheer baskets’

Thanks to the generosity of many people and the hard work of the Social Work Student Alliance at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, many area families received spring cheer baskets.

April 22, 2014

Conference on Chinese Thought is April 25-26

The Department of Philosophy at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will host the 10th annual Midwest Conference on Chinese Thought this weekend as Asian American Heritage Month comes to a close.

April 22, 2014

Library will host ‘Civil War 150’ exhibit

“Civil War 150,” a traveling exhibit that traces major events of the Civil War through the eyes and words of those who lived through it, comes to Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Morris Library starting next week.

April 22, 2014

Media Advisory – Fashion showcase/runway show

Reporters, photographers and camera crews are welcome to attend the annual student showcase and runway fashion show presented by seniors in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Fashion Design and Merchandising program. The event is Thursday, April 24, in Student Center Ballroom D.

April 21, 2014

Saluki baseball to host faculty-staff appreciation night

Saluki baseball will hold a faculty-staff appreciation night when they take on Southeast Missouri State at 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, at Itchy Jones Stadium.

April 21, 2014

Talk to focus on brain injury treatments

A lecture on how to determine whether treatments for brain injuries work will take place next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

April 18, 2014

Smith named Student Employee of the Year

Southern Illinois University Carbondale honored outstanding student employees at a breakfast recognition ceremony April 17 as part of its observance of the annual National Student Employee Recognition Week.

April 18, 2014

Grant will help Veterans Service upgrade office

A $10,000 grant will help upgrade the existing Veterans Service office at Southern Illinois University Carbondale into a Veterans Center.

April 18, 2014

Students shine at NASA’s ‘Rover Challenge’

Engineering students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale finished in two of the three top spots at NASA’s annual Human Exploration Rover Challenge last week in Huntsville, Ala.

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