SIU Today - September 19, 2016

State of the University address is Wednesday 

Members of the university community are invited to attend Interim Chancellor Brad Colwell’s State of the University address at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21, in Student Center Ballroom D. A copy of the remarks will be posted within two days and a video of the presentation will also be posted. Donation boxes will be available to collect nonperishable food for the Student Food Pantry.


CAStLE sessions set for fall semester 

Conversations About Student Learning and Engagement (CAStLE) are scheduled for the fall 2016 semester. More


‘Start Seeing Pink 2016’ kicks off Sept. 26 

Saluki maroon will share the spotlight with “pink” as the university recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month. More


Fermentation institute research provides new tools to brewers 

Making beer is and always has been a fairly straight-forward process. Create a solution of sugars from grain, add yeast and hops, maybe other flavorings, and let it do its thing. More


Wireless access service conversion recommended 

The conversion from “SIU-indoor” to eduroam (education roaming) secure wireless access service continues, with “SIU-indoor” now a secondary option and not visible or accessible to new users. More


Touch of Nature hosts variety of events in October 

The Touch of Nature Environmental Center is offering a diverse selection of activities for community members in October. More


Audience will serve as jury during interactive play 

An intense courtroom drama will be playing out at the university this month and audience members will serve as the jury. More

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