SIU in the News - September, 2019
WSIL-TV – Sept. 29, 2019
This weekend thousands enjoyed the third annual Saluki Con hosted at the SIU Student Center.
Forgotten in death: SIUC archaeologists, students try to find location of Jackson County Poor Farm Cemetery
Southern Illinoisan – Sept. 27, 2019
Mark Wagner, director of the Center for Archaeological Investigations and associate professor in anthropology at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, said the cemetery may be lost, but information about the cemetery and poor farm is known.
WSIL-TV – Sept. 25, 2019
… and is likely to end with the president remaining in office because the Senate will not convict," said John Shaw, director of the SIU Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.
WSIU InFocus – Sept. 24, 2019
Nathan Bonner and Mona Martin, Student Center, discuss SIU Carbondale's SalukiCon 2019.
WSIU InFocus – Sept. 23, 2019
Pulitzer Prize-winning author and historian David Kennedy discusses his upcoming SIU Carbondale Morton-Kenney Distinguished Lecture.
Southern Illinoisan – Sept. 23, 2019
Southern Illinois University Carbondale stole the red carpet at Sunday night’s Emmys — if only for a moment.
Illinois Farmer Today – Sept. 20, 2019
... Eberly, head chef for University Housing at Southern Illinois University, is keen on using foods sourced locally and has made it his passion.
KSDK-TV – Sept. 18, 2019
Students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale are crunching numbers to crack down on crime in the Castle Point neighborhood in north county.
Southern Illinoisan – Sept. 18, 2019
Provost and Vice Chancellor Meera Komarraju discusses SIU Day. The third campus-wide open house was the university’s largest.
WSIU Radio – Sept. 18, 2019
Around 900 high school students from the region were on the SIU-Carbondale campus Wednesday.
WSIL-TV – Sept. 18, 2019
Provost and Vice Chancellor Meera Komarraju discusses SIU Day which featured more than 50 activities and attracted nearly 1,000 students from 26 schools on Sept. 18.
WSIU InFocus – Sept. 17, 2019
SIU Debate Director Todd Graham and SIU Interim Communication Studies Chair Sandy Pensoneau-Conway discuss the 2019 Constitution Day Debate: "Impeach Trump?"
Trump says the Constitution lets him do ‘whatever I want as president.’ On Constitution Day, students learn otherwise.
Washington Post – Sept. 17, 2019
At Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Constitution Day activities will include a debate between Professor Randall Auxier and Murphysboro Mayor Will Stephens on this topic: “Impeach Trump.”
WSIL-TV – Sept. 13, 2019
Spyros Tragoudas, Electrical and Computer Engineering, discusses the benefits of a $900,000 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency grant that will help support state-of-the-art wireless infrastructure and communication on campus.
CNN – Sept. 13, 2019
Todd Graham, Communication Studies, analyzes the Sept. 12 debate among 10 of the candidates running for the Democratic nomination for president.
WSIU Radio – Sept. 12, 2019
SIU Carbondale Interim Chancellor John Dunn says veterans play a key role on his campus.
Aspiring budtenders learning the ins and outs of cannabis dispensary work at first community college course of its kind in Illinois
Chicago Tribune – Sept. 10, 2019
Officials at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale also hope to offer …
WSIU InFocus – Sept. 10, 2019
Chancellor John Dunn discusses fall semester 2019 priorities, including enrollment and budget.
WPSDLocal 6 – Sept. 9, 2019
Julie Robertson-Brooks, Student Health and Wellness Center, discusses the importance of mental health resources for outreach and education as part of a training conference earlier this week on campus.
WSIU InFocus – Sept. 9, 2019
Koed is a guest of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute and is visiting the Southern Illinois University campus Monday.
Southern Illinoisan – Sept. 8, 2019
For the second year, black students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale were offered a unique opportunity to learn from local African American leaders as they settle in on campus.
thelist.com -- Sept. 8, 2019
Robert Corruccini, emeritus distinguished professor, anthropology, is mentioned in an article on wisdom teeth.
Herald Publications -- Sept. 6, 2019
Kaskaskia College and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale have signed 16 new articulation agreements that will ease ...
From the ground up: Flooring installer creates mobile showroom concept to bring samples to customers
Southern Illinoisan – Sept. 1, 2019
Local man discusses his business, which got a hand up from SIU Carbondale’s Illinois Small Business Development Center.
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