SIU Today - April 27, 2015

New website offers more responsive experiences

Southern Illinois University Carbondale unveiled a new site that is responsive to mobile devices and provides easier, streamlined access to information for prospective students and other audiences. More

Grant awarded for ‘Energy Boost’ program

The university will be the home of a new program focused on finding energy solutions and training the workforce of the future that will make it tick, thanks to a multimillion dollar grant. More

Discussion on leadership principles is Thursday

Shannon Barrett, an executive with Jabil, a $13 billion international electronics manufacturer, will discuss the guiding principles of leadership this week. More

‘Workout Wednesday’ examines spiritual well-being

The WellSIU “Workout Wednesday” from noon to 2 p.m., on April 29, will focus on spiritual wellness. To learn more about the benefits of spiritual wellness, visit the Thompson Point Fitness Center in Lentz Hall. During that time, any faculty, staff or retiree will have the opportunity to use the facility for free. Information on this and other “WellSIU Employee/Retiree Wellness Initiative” programs available to faculty and staff is here.

Theater department sets performances

The Department of Theater wraps up the 2014-2015 season with a shower of free performances and events and one last ticketed event. More

Touch of Nature to host Buckskin Workshop

A four-day workshop at Touch of Nature Environmental Center will teach participants everything they need to know in order to tan a deer skin as well as other useful outdoor skills. More

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