SIU Today - February 05, 2015

Researchers earn mining industry safety award

Researchers in the College of Engineering received a safety award from a leading industry society. More

Aviation Technologies adds Navy Gulfstream jet to fleet

The newest addition to the aviation technologies program will be an invaluable resource for students in aircraft and avionics maintenance training. More

University’s spring enrollment increases

Official spring enrollment is 16,684, an increase of 65 students from spring 2014. The growth in spring enrollment continues the trend started in the fall, when enrollment increased for the first time in 10 years. More

Geographic information system program is Feb. 19

The Illinois GIS (geographic information system) Association regional meeting on building careers and collaborations will be Feb. 19 at Morris Library. Several faculty members in geography and environmental resources will participate in the event. More

W.E.L.L. workshops scheduled

Upcoming Women Excelling in Leadership and Learning (W.E.L.L.) workshops are set. More

‘Saluki Watch Dawg’ February issue is available

The Department of Public Safety’s February issue of the ‘Saluki Watch Dawg’ is available. This month’s edition includes information regarding parking on campus; the Polar Plunge and Donut Dash 5K, and social media safety. The newsletter is also available on the department’s website.

Students can thank donors on Feb. 26

The university is joining more than 100 educational institutions worldwide during February to participate in Student Engagement and Philanthropy Month. SIU Carbondale will participate with a day of thanks on Feb. 26. More

Openings available for ‘Give Kids a Smile Day’

Openings remain for the annual “Give Kids a Smile Day” offered by the university’s Dental Hygiene Program. Now in its 13th year, the event is Friday, Feb. 20. More

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