It turns out, female cheetahs are quite picky about their mates. And when they’re allowed to choose them, the chances of healthy offspring improve.
Regina Mossotti, a former zoology graduate student at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, holds a three-week-old cheetah cub. Her recently published study shows that female cheetahs can use urine to detect which males would make the best mates. The study could lead to better captive breeding programs. (Photo provided)
A donation by Mid-America Transplant Foundation will mean renovations and additional equipment for Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Mortuary Science and Funeral Service embalming lab and continued undergraduate research assistantships for the program.
Fostering equality and social justice can begin at any age and a new scholarship at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will annually recognize a student who is already demonstrating that.
Ever wondered what that “stuff” really is? Members of the public and students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale can find out next week during an open house at one of the university’s high-tech instrument centers.
As Illinois celebrates its 200th anniversary and gears up for high-stakes state and national elections this fall, Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute has developed a program of speakers that focuses on Illinois history and the role of leadership in our state and nation.
Her work as a police telecommunicator keeps Beth Ann Roberts-Jacquot plenty busy. Throw in family and other personal obligations and the thought of completing a college degree after being out of school for many years was more than a little intimidating.
On the cusp of its 36th publication, the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Library of Living Philosophers, housed in the philosophy department, will receive funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities in support of a new and unique collaborative research project.
The Summer Sunset Concerts series is a popular regional attraction throughout the warm summer months, and while it has ended for 2018, you can experience the same kind of outdoor musical enjoyment at two Southern Illinois University Carbondale Festivals this fall.
With a new semester comes a fresh wave of fun and exciting performances. Both the music and theater departments at Southern Illinois University Carbondale invite the community to audition for multiple spots in upcoming productions and musical ensembles.
Longstanding political dialogue in Illinois is that downstate Illinois does not receive its fair share when it comes to a return on state funding and resources.
Students in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Leadership Development Program don’t learn leadership out of a book; they learn it in the real world.
Good, old-fashioned fun and camaraderie are in store for veterans, active duty service personnel and their families at the Veteran Adventures Warrior Welcome Weekend, Aug. 25-26, at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center. This two-day event is free to all members of any veteran, military, ROTC and National Guard members and their families.