SIU in the News - August, 2018

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SIUC welcoming back students, move in day set for Aug. 16-17

KFVS-TV – Aug. 15, 2018

Move in day at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is set for August 16 and 17. The start of the Fall semester is on August 20. On Thursday, August 16, all new students …


Editorial: Busting the myth of downstate disparity

News-Gazette – Aug. 14, 2018

... mythology, anyway. Research at the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute — located at Southern Illinois University, no less — says otherwise. It's the downstaters, particularly those ...


Despite Ohio results, pundits say Dem win in 16th unlikely

MyWebTimes.com – Aug. 14, 2018

John S. Jackson, of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University, still believes the 16th District is a tough win for Democrats, referencing an upset win …


Scientists are trying to save bats from mysterious disease

Richmond Times-Dispatch -- Aug. 11, 2018

… going to have a long-term effect on pest control in agricultural systems,” said Justin Boyles, a professor in the zoology department at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. “Enough species are …


Schools Fearing Shootings Buy ‘Active Assailant’ Insurance

thecrimereport.org – Aug. 2, 2018

… United States.” Professor George Mocsary of the Southern Illinois University School of Law said the insurance is priced too high for something that has a “extraordinarily low” chance of happening. 


Ethiopian Prime Minister’s visit to U.S. sparks wave of optimism

WSIL-TV – Aug. 1, 2018

… a handful of Ethiopians and Eritreans. Dr. Kamal Ibrahim, an Eritrean-American associate professor at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, couldn't make it to Washington, D.C. but shared …


14 Reasons You Always Get Sick on Vacation

rd.com -- Aug. 1, 2018

... according to Howard Tinsley, PhD, professor emeritus of psychology at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. “All of those things that fit into our ... 


Discontinuing routine on leave may be stressful, according to Howard Tinsley, an emeritus psychology professor at Southern Illinois University. Whether we …


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