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News Archive - Past 30 Articles

March 25, 2020

SIU using innovative ways to recruit new Salukis - Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor John M. Dunn likes to say, “It’s personal; we’re here to serve our students.” The message holds true for future students, as well.

March 25, 2020

Saluki Cares Student Emergency Fund donations welcomed - Many SIU students are facing unexpected financial challenges that could affect their ability to continue their education. In partnership with the university, the SIU Foundation is welcoming donations to the Saluki Cares Student Emergency Fund.

March 23, 2020

Office of Information Technology can provide help - The Office of Information Technology has been working diligently to respond to campus needs and requests during this very fluid time. OIT has been combining and streamlining services to ensure that users receive the best support possible.

March 23, 2020

Time at home offers opportunities to catch up on the classics - With stay-at-home orders in place in Illinois until April 8 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Southern Illinois University Carbondale faculty have a few insights for people who might want to catch up with the classics in film and literature during their free time.

March 23, 2020

Business offices operating remotely - Human resources, accounting and accounts payable, procurement and other business offices are operating remotely during the governor’s “stay at home” order. Exceptions are Campus Mail and Central Receiving and Custodial Services, which are operating on a limited basis.

March 19, 2020

Beware of Coronavirus/COVID-19 scams - The Office of Information Technology wants to remind faculty, staff and students of the need to remain diligent about email and phone scams -- particularly those exploiting fears surrounding the Coronavirus/COVID-19.

March 12, 2020

Media Advisory – SIU Carbondale coronavirus update - SIU Carbondale officials will hold an informal news briefing related to the extension of spring break and move toward offering classes online and through other alternative formats in ongoing efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in Illinois and beyond. The briefing will take place at 2 p.m. today in the Balcony Conference Room in Anthony Hall.

March 11, 2020

Media Advisory – SIU Carbondale coronavirus update - Due to ongoing efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in Illinois and beyond, SIU Carbondale is extending spring break for students through March 22. Effective Monday, March 23, classes will be offered in online or other alternative formats until further notice.

March 5, 2020

SURS general retirement session is April 22 - University employees may participate in the upcoming State Universities Retirement System (SURS) general retirement session on April 22. This presentation is for all SURS Tier I and Tier 2 participants.

March 5, 2020

New Arts Jazztet will perform Sunday - New Arts Jazztet, a Southern Illinois jazz group comprised of SIU faculty, will perform at Jazz Vespers, an evening prayer service for peace, at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 1501 W. Chautauqua St., Carbondale, at 5 p.m. on Sunday.

March 5, 2020

SIU Day of Giving totals top $1.6 million - The preliminary total raised through Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s fourth Day of Giving on March 4 reached more than $1.6 million. The total reflects more than 2,441 individual gifts from 43 states and 10 countries.

March 5, 2020

Annual ‘Celebrate Women’ event is today - The 24th annual “Celebrate Women: Honoring Inclusive Excellence” reception and awards ceremony is from 4:30 to 7 p.m., today, Thursday, March 5, in Morris Library’s John C. Guyon Auditorium and first-floor rotunda. Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza is the guest speaker for this year’s event, “Votes for Women: A Centennial.”

March 2, 2020

Saluki events set for this week in St. Louis - Faculty, staff and students are invited to catch up with the Saluki men’s basketball team this week during the Missouri Valley Conference’s “Arch Madness,” Thursday through Sunday, March 5-8, in St. Louis.

March 2, 2020

Portions of South Oakland Avenue to be closed beginning Monday - Faculty, staff and students are reminded that portions of South Oakland Avenue will be closed beginning today (March 2) through mid-August for a total replacement of storm sewers, pavement, curbs and sidewalks from Walnut Street to Freeman Street. The work will require that portions of the road be closed to through traffic.

March 2, 2020

Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit starts Tuesday - Central Management Services (CMS) audits all dependents who are on state insurance plans every five years through a Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit, or DEVA. The audit for 2020 for active university employees will begin Tuesday through April 25.

March 2, 2020

Day of Giving on Wednesday will celebrate successes, look to future - Join the SIU Carbondale community, alumni, parents, students and friends in supporting the university and its future during the 2020 Day of Giving on March 4, when university alumni and friends can support a range of programs and initiatives that will move the university forward.