SIU Today - January 25, 2016

SIU to celebrate Black History Month

The university will commemorate Black History Month with numerous special activities and presentations in February. More

Mandara Savage to lead Extended Campus

Mandara D. Savage, who has served as interim director of Extended Campus since March, is the program’s executive director. More

Salukis host critical conference game Thursday

The men’s basketball team hosts Evansville at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 28, at the SIU Arena in a game that expected to have a big impact on the Missouri Valley Conference race. The Salukis are in second place in the conference, one game behind Wichita State; Evansville is in third place. Fans will have the opportunity to receive one of 500 roll banners given out on a first-come, first-serve basis. Fans can purchase tickets online at, by phone at 877-SALUKIS (725-8547), or in person at the Arena ticket office. Fans are encouraged to get their tickets early to avoid lines on gameday.

Body mapping clinic is Jan. 30

An opportunity to improve body awareness for musicians is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30, in the School of Music. More

Annual International Festival set for Feb. 8-12

The university’s popular International Festival, with this year’s theme, “Embracing Diversity and Intercultural Communities,” is set for Feb. 8-12. More

SalukiTech January newsletter now online

In the January SalukiTech newsletter, learn about the bandwidth upgrade that will vastly improve data download time, plus information for O365 users on why they need to upgrade to Internet Explorer 10. Find out more.

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