SIU Today - November 23, 2015

I hope all of our faculty, staff and students have a peaceful, safe Thanksgiving holiday surrounded by family and friends.

Brad Colwell
Interim Chancellor

University receives $50,000 geothermal grant

The university recently received a $50,000 GeoAlliance grant to help fund the installation of a highly energy efficient and environmentally friendly geothermal heat pump heating and cooling system for a portion of the Transportation Education Center. More

School of Music plans Holiday Jazz concert

The School of Music makes the holiday season cool by jazzing it up with the Holiday Jazz concert on Dec. 3. More

SIUOnline Open Lab is Dec. 8

Instructors with questions about the effective use of Desire2Learn (D2L) tools, SIUOnline technical issues, third-party tool and textbook integrations, or calculating and submitting final grades, can receive help Dec. 8 from the Center for Teaching Excellence. A session will be from 10 a.m. to noon in Morris Library, Room 174. The open lab, with individual assistance from CTE staff, is available to answer any questions. Pre-registration is not necessary.

Veteran Adventures Deer Camp set for Dec. 11-13

Student veterans from throughout Southern Illinois will gather for the second annual Veteran Adventures Deer Camp Dec. 11-13 at Touch of Nature Environmental Center. More

Online MBA agribusiness economics option available

The university’s online MBA program is expanding to offer an agribusiness economics concentration. More

SIU Today welcomes submissions from faculty and staff. Please read the submission guidelines and use the online submission form to share campus announcements and event information.