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November 27, 2023

279 SIU Carbondale employees will be honored for their service

by Pete Rosenbery

CARBONDALE, Ill. — Southern Illinois University Carbondale will recognize 279 employees for their service and commitment in a ceremony on Monday, Dec. 4, in the Student Center Ballrooms.

The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. The holiday reception for faculty and staff, hosted by Chancellor Austin Lane, precedes the ceremony and will be from 8:30-10 a.m. in the Student Center’s International Lounge.

The event will honor employees with 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service to SIU Carbondale. The employees have a combined total of 4,795 years of service to the university. There are 50 employees with 20 years of service, 48 employees with 25 years of service, 11 employees with 30 years of service, four employees with 35 years of service and three employees with 40 years of service.

The list of employees, by hometown, name, department and years of service, who are being honored is available here.