SIU Today - June 23, 2016

SIU honored for its support of international students 

The university earned national recognition for the care and support it provides to international students with the 2016 LASPAU University Award, presented earlier this month. More

Campus Lake closed due to algae

The university again this year is advising individuals to avoid skin contact with water in Campus Lake due to the presence of toxic algae. The university soon will implement a plan designed to improve the health of the lake. More

Writing Center to open for summer hours on Monday

The Writing Center in Morris Library will open for summer hours beginning Monday, June 27. More

SIUOnline Open Lab is Wednesday 

Instructors with questions about the effective use of Desire2Learn (D2L) tools, SIUOnline technical questions, or third-party tool and textbook integrations can receive help June 29 from the Center for Teaching Excellence. A session is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Morris Library, Room 174. Registration is not necessary.

Automotive students will be busy at vehicle show 

Students in the automotive technology program will be busy at this week’s General Tire Street Machine Nationals in Du Quoin. More

New engineering online degree program available 

Online education opportunities are once again expanding in the College of Engineering, with a new degree program slated to hit the internet this fall. More

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