November 10, 2011

Dates set for 2012 Family Weekend, Homecoming

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- It’s never too soon to start planning ahead for exciting events at Southern Illinois University Carbondale! 

The University has announced the dates for the 2012 Saluki Family Weekend and Homecoming celebrations.

Saluki Family Weekend will be Sept. 28-30.  The Saluki football team will play Indiana State on Sept. 29.

Homecoming festivities are set for mid-October.  The Dawgs will take on Northern Iowa in gridiron action on Oct. 13.

The announcement of game times and the full schedule for both of these popular annual celebrations will occur closer to the events.  Keep an eye on the Saluki Times ( and the University’s Student Center website ( for more information and complete details.