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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

May 26, 2022

Higher ed veteran to lead SIU Global - Susan Wegmann, associate dean of digital learning and innovation at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, will be the new executive director of SIU Global Campus at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, effective July 1.

May 26, 2022

Saluki Summer Bridge seeks course proposals - The 2022 Saluki Summer Bridge program is seeking faculty, staff, doctoral and graduate students to teach engaging college-level virtual courses on a variety of subjects to incoming freshmen.

May 24, 2022

Media Advisory: Saluki Step Ahead agreement with Southeastern Illinois College - Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Austin A. Lane and other university officials will be at Southeastern Illinois College in Harrisburg on Thursday, May 26, to sign a Saluki Step Ahead agreement and bring the expertise of a doctoral research university to place-bound students. Southeastern Illinois College President Jonah Rice, along with other college officials will be joining Chancellor Lane.

May 23, 2022

International Fulbright, Japanese students, engage in service projects while at SIU - A group of 18 international students, including 15 Fulbright Scholars and three Japanese college students from Reitaku University in Kashiwa, Japan, are visiting Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Center for English as a Second Language to enhance their English skills while also giving their time and energy to help several local service organizations through the center’s Community Engagement Program.

May 20, 2022

SIU seeking tutors to help schoolchildren impacted by COVID pandemic - The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic may be felt in countless ways for many years to come, but Southern Illinois University Carbondale is launching an intensive, research-based tutoring program to support the children whose learning progress stalled because they were unable to attend classes as usual.

May 20, 2022

2022 Sunset Concerts kick off June 30 - It’s back! The Sunset Concerts Series, a popular summer tradition since 1978, is returning in 2022 with six weeks of free musical entertainment for all ages and interests.

May 19, 2022

Towers network infrastructure upgrade underway - Work continues in upgrading the student living experience in Mae Smith, Neely and Schneider residence halls by adding 1,500 new access points and installing new wiring to almost 1,300 rooms. The Office of Information Technology notes the upgrades will dramatically increase internet access and internet speed for students in the residence halls, improve general access, reliability and bandwith.

May 19, 2022

Morris Library hosts special exhibit honoring Polly Winkler-Mitchell - The Special Collections Research Center of Morris Library is hosting an exhibit, “Drawing with Scissors: The Art of Polly Winkler-Mitchell, 1970s-2000s,” in the library’s Hall of Presidents and Chancellors, across from the first floor rotunda, from Monday, May 23, through June 30. The exhibit is on display from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

May 19, 2022

Decal-By-Mail parking program available through June 17 - The Department of Public Safety Parking Division’s Decal-By-Mail program for eligible faculty and staff for the fiscal year 2023 begins today (May 19) and is available through June 17. Applicants must use payroll deduction. The salary ranges for decal categories have not been increased.

May 16, 2022

Dates set for 2022 SIU Family Weekend, Homecoming - Mark your calendars, make your reservations and plan to attend the 2022 Family Weekend and Homecoming celebrations at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The dates have been set, with Family Weekend on Sept. 23-25 and Homecoming on Oct. 10-15.

May 12, 2022

Webinar on rural health care innovations in Illinois is May 19 - Eric D. Hargan, former U.S. Department of Health and Human Services deputy secretary and Sameer Vohra, chair of the SIU School of Medicine’s Department of Population Science and Policy, will discuss chronic disease, access to health care and policy impacting rural health in the state next week.

May 12, 2022

New Student Programs seeking volunteers - New Student Programs is recruiting volunteers to be part of morning welcome teams to assist new students and their families in various activities at upcoming orientations at the Student Center. That includes greeting students and their guests and providing directions once they arrive.

May 11, 2022

Chicago Tribune reporter to discuss Madigan book - Chicago Tribune investigative reporter Ray Long will discuss his recent book about former Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan in a virtual conversation hosted by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

May 9, 2022

Sixteen Chancellor’s and Provost’s Scholars graduate from SIU Carbondale - They arrived at Southern Illinois University Carbondale based on their exceptional efforts both in the classroom and their hometowns. Now, 16 high achieving Chancellor’s and Provost’s Scholars are leaving the university with degrees following commencement exercises this past weekend.