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Mark Dolan, associate professor in SIU Carbondale’s School of Journalism

This is Carbondale -- Mark Dolan, associate professor in SIU Carbondale’s School of Journalism, discusses the new book, “This Is Carbondale,” a year-long effort by photojournalism students. This is the sixth in a series of books that features local communities. (Photo by Steve Buhman)

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44th annual boat regatta set for April 29

When you combine sheets of cardboard, a bonding agent, ingenuity and fun-loving adventurers who create boats they hope can actually carry them across the water, it’s obviously time for a favorite Southern Illinois University Carbondale tradition – the Great Cardboard Boat Regatta.

Rocky Ledges 5K Trail Run set for April 15

Registration is underway for the fifth annual Rocky Ledges 5K Trail Run on April 15 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center.

SIU to close Schneider Hall to prepare for demolition

To prepare for the construction of new residence halls, Southern Illinois University Carbondale will close Schneider Hall, one of three halls commonly referred to as “the towers,” following the Aug. 21, 2017, total solar eclipse.

Memorial recital will honor SIU’s David Lyons

David Lyons was a collaborative pianist at Southern Illinois University Carbondale for nearly a decade. He was also a composer. A memorial recital in his honor will feature his music exclusively as performed by SIU faculty and students.

SIU to host annual Math Field Day

Young mathematicians from throughout the area soon will once again travel to Southern Illinois University Carbondale for day of competitions, comradery and achievement.

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