Though Aug. 21, 2017, seems like a long way off, it’s not too early to begin making plans to be at the Eclipse Crossroads of America.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale and its multi-county Greater Egypt partners have been awarded technical assistance funding for a program designed to align higher education programming with the needs of the region’s health care industry.
The Southern Illinois University Carbondale Concert Choir and Wind Ensemble bring “eclipse fever” to Shryock Auditorium on Oct. 6 with “Prism: The Cosmos,” a concert featuring works with an astronomical theme. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
The flow of a river changes slowly over time unless transformed by cataclysmic events. The organizers of a day-long field school invite participants to visit the Ohio-Tennessee Valley watershed to see an example of a cataclysmic change and to learn about it not just in the context of industry and ecology, but also in the context of natural and artificial.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among people ages 15-34 in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. With that in mind, a Southern Illinois University Carbondale faculty member has secured a $306,000 grant and will work with campus and off-campus groups to enhance existing suicide prevention efforts and create new programs at SIU.
Talk about a demanding class -- Animal Science 419 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale requires students to spend a few overnights in the barn. But the students love it.
A new monthly event series at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center offers all the makings of a great time for the whole family: a campfire, special entertainment and the chance for visitors to experience the great outdoors as they learn more about it.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale will recognize October as LGBTQ History Month with a number of special activities and programs.
Frank Gambale is the headlining guest at the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Guitar Festival 2016, Third Edition.
Two special opportunities to explore scenic America are available to students and community members through Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Outdoor Adventures during coming months.
A two-day course at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in November will allow drone operators to gain Federal Aviation Administration certification to operate unmanned aircraft systems.
Interim Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Brad Colwell today (Sept. 22) announced the appointment of Elizabeth Lewin to serve as interim associate chancellor for diversity.