SIU Today - October 27, 2016
Campus-wide scan of employee computers is this weekend
The Office of Information Technology’s (OIT) security team will perform a campus-wide scan of all employee computers to detect unsecured sensitive information on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 29-30. More
Early voting available at Student Center
Faculty, staff, students and the public who live in Jackson County can cast their ballots Friday, Oct. 28, and Wednesday through Friday, Nov. 2-4, on the Student Center first floor near the escalators. Hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 2-4. More
Spots still open for ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ conference
Spots are still open for an event next month that will help young women explore careers in science and mathematics. More
View the October ‘Illinois Ethics Matters’ newsletter
The monthly Illinois Ethics Matters newsletter for October is available here. The Office of Executive Inspector General for the agencies of the Illinois governor publishes the newsletter as a way to stay abreast of current issues relating to ethical matters. The university’s Ethics Office website is at http://ethics.siu.edu/. The website contains information regarding how to file a complaint and the relevant contact information, as well as many other resources.
Conservation efforts underway in Trail of Tears State Forest
It seems counterintuitive: in order to preserve something in nature, nature must be managed. And not gently -- conservation management techniques include tree harvest, prescribed burns, even sometimes application of herbicides. More
Women’s basketball opens season tonight
The Saluki women’s basketball team will open the 2016-17 season at 6 p.m., today (Oct. 27) at the SIU Arena in an exhibition game against William Woods. All youths ages 12 and under can receive free admission to the game by wearing a Halloween costume. Trick-or-treating will take place on the upper concourse. Visit SIUSalukis.com for more information or to get tickets to the game.
Military Appreciation game is Nov. 5
Saluki football will host their annual Military Appreciation game at 2 p.m., Nov. 5, when the Dawgs take on South Dakota. More