SIU Today - October 19, 2015

Reception planned to welcome Colwells

Members of the faculty and staff are invited to a welcome reception honoring Interim Chancellor Brad Colwell and Mary Colwell. The event is today (Oct. 19) from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Student Center’s John W. Corker Lounge, and will include light refreshments and a meet-and-greet with Dr. Colwell.

College of Business earns national recognition

The College of Business has once again earned national recognition as one of “The Best 295 Business Schools” in the nation, as ranked by the Princeton Review. More

Faculty/Staff appreciation game is Oct. 31

The SIU football faculty/staff appreciation game is Oct. 31 when the Salukis host four-time defending national champion North Dakota State at 2 p.m. in Saluki Stadium. More

Flu immunizations continue Tuesday

Free flu immunizations for all active and retired university employees, as well as surviving spouses who are enrolled in a state sponsored health plan, continue this week. Flu shots are available for those whose last names begin with A-M, Tuesday, Oct. 20. More

AFL-CIO vice president to speak on campus

Jorge Ramirez, a leader in the nation’s labor movement, will present a lecture this week in Morris Library’s John C. Guyon Auditorium. More

Law school listed among nation’s ‘best values’

The SIU School of Law is earning national recognition as one of National Jurist magazine’s “Best Value Law Schools for 2015.” More

Agriculture college to mark 60th anniversary

The College of Agricultural Sciences is celebrating its 60th anniversary, making this year’s annual Fall Festival a special event. More

Annual literary festival set for Oct. 21-23

The winners of the 2015 Devil’s Kitchen Reading Awards will highlight the annual Devil’s Kitchen Literary Festival this week. More

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