SIU in the News - September, 2017

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No beef about the quality of Southern Illinois cattle

Agrinews – Sept. 30, 2017

... in Missouri." SIU Associate Professor Rebecca Atkinson confirmed Brammeier’s observations. She’s the one who now is busy preparing for the 41st ... 

Eco-recreation project seeks to improve water quality at Campus Lake, promote healthy lifestyles – Sept. 27, 2017

... from 23 storm drains. Dr. Marj Brooks, associate professor of zoology at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, and zoology graduate student Rachel Stieger are looking for innovative solutions to ... 

Report: Thousands would be injured or killed if monster quake hit Southern Illinois

WSIL-TV – Sept. 20, 2017 

... here for the same size earthquake," said James Conder, an associate geophysics professor at Southern Illinois University. The last major earthquakes along the ... 

Local power company uses drones to shorten outage waits for customers

WPSD-TV – Sept. 18, 2017

... quicker by using them,” Kyle said. Ameren is working in partnership with Southern Illinois University. Safety officer and ...

SIU law school hosts Constitution Day

WSIL-TV – Sept. 18, 2017

SIU professors honored Constitution Day on Monday by holding a discussion on hot-button issues.

Endangered Ontario: Should we go to bat for bats? – Sept. 11, 2017

...  Boyles, an assistant professor in the zoology department at Southern Illinois University. Boyles says other experiments  ... 

SIUC creative writing department to host fundraiser for Hurricane Harvey, Irma victims – Sept. 11, 2017

...  the creative writing MFA program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Joseph said she wanted to use the department’s history of giving support ...

How do standards measure up at immigration detention centers? A special report

...there," said Cindy Buys, an immigration law professor at Southern Illinois University. The Trump administration plans to populate detention centers ... 

SIU Anthropology Professor and Post-Disaster Reconstruction Expert Talks Natural Disasters

WSIU - September 1, 2017

... Palmer sat down with Roberto Barrios, an associate professor of anthropology at SIU Carbondale and co-chair of the Risk and Disasters ... 

Planetary Radio Live on the Eve of the Eclipse

Planetary Radio - September 1, 2017 

 ... Planetary Radio Live in front of 1,100 rowdy eclipse and space science fans. Also at Southern Illinois University Carbondale for the show ... 

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