News Archive by Year

2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 |

News Archive - Past 30 Articles

February 27, 2020

SIU to partner with DCFS for simulation training center - Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker joined child welfare and university leaders today (Feb. 27) to announce that SIU Carbondale will be the university partner for the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services’ third simulation training center statewide.

February 26, 2020

SIU’s Women’s History Month honors women’s suffrage - Southern Illinois University Carbondale commemorates Women’s History Month 2020 in March with events recognizing the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

February 20, 2020

SIU Carbondale makes climate commitment - Southern Illinois University Carbondale reaffirmed the university’s longstanding commitment to sustainability when Chancellor John M. Dunn signed the Second Nature Climate Commitment on February 20, 2020.

February 20, 2020

Employment Eligibility Verification form updates - The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office recently published a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification which contains minor changes and instructions.

February 19, 2020

Bioethicist lecture to look at Medical Aid in Dying possibilities in Illinois - A presentation that assesses why a proposal that would allow terminally ill patients to obtain medical assistance to end their lives should be passed by the Illinois General Assembly is the focus of the 2020 John and Marsha Ryan Bioethicist in Residence lecture next week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

February 18, 2020

‘The Musical of Musicals’ fills McLeod Theater this week - Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Darryl Kent Clark first saw a production of “The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)” nearly a decade ago. Over the next nine years, Clark, an assistant professor in Theater specializing in musical theater dance, kept the idea of the performance in the back of his mind. This weekend, the hilarious musical will be a reality on the McLeod Theater stage.

February 18, 2020

Labs to help SIU students think differently about math - Southern Illinois University Carbondale students will have the chance to think outside the box about math starting this week with a new series of customized “labs” from the mathematics faculty.

February 13, 2020

Trustees freeze tuition - The SIU Board of Trustees, meeting today (Feb. 13) in Edwardsville, approved freezing tuition and fees across the system for the 2020-21 academic year. Prior to the meeting, Board Chairman Phil Gilbert said the system “remains dedicated to maintaining affordable tuition and fees for Illinois students and families.”

February 13, 2020

Faculty/Staff Appreciation basketball games set - Saluki Athletics invites all SIU faculty and staff members and their families to be a part of the upcoming Saluki basketball faculty/staff appreciation games at Banterra Center.

February 13, 2020

Media Advisory – FFA Night at the Ballgame is Feb. 20 - For a sixth consecutive year, approximately 450 FFA students from across Illinois will be on campus Feb. 20 for the annual Southern Illinois University Carbondale FFA Night at the Ballgame at Banterra Center.

February 13, 2020

Weekly ‘BigDawg’ lab sessions start Tuesday - The Office of Information Technology’s Research Computing Unit will start the “BigDawg” Spring Campaign 2020 on Tuesday with the first of 10 workshops that continue through April.

February 12, 2020

Veterans and families can enjoy free kayaking at SIU - Veterans and their families can participate in three upcoming kayaking clinics courtesy of several groups, including Veteran Adventures at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center.

February 12, 2020

Statewide innovation and research effort includes $2.5 million for SIU - An effort at Southern Illinois University Carbondale that seeks to enhance research and innovation in Illinois food, entrepreneurship, research and manufacturing is among those that will benefit from a state funding proposal announced by Gov. JB Pritzker Wednesday.