SIU Today - February 01, 2018


Outstanding people make an outstanding university

As the nomination deadline for Faculty and Staff Excellence Awards is near, I am always excited to hear the amazing stories of the work of our faculty and staff. More

SIU welcomes top students for scholarship interviews Feb. 2 and 3

More than 350 high-achieving students and their family members will visit campus on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 2 and 3, for the Chancellor’s and University Excellence Scholarship Interview Weekend.  More

Coach Jerry Kill to return to SIU as ambassador, fundraiser

Legendary coach Jerry Kill, who led the Salukis to five consecutive NCAA playoff appearances, will return to campus as an ambassador for the university. He will also assist with fundraising for the athletics program. More

Spring enrollment corresponds with fall 

Official spring enrollment declined 8.81 percent, slightly improving on the 8.96 percent decline in fall 2018 enrollment. More

Conference to highlight advancement in animal law

The SIU School of Law is among the sponsors of next week’s Illinois Animal Law Conference, which focuses on animal law updates important to communities, attorneys and pet owners. More

Six Big Muddy Film Festival previews set for Friday

Come catch a glimpse of the upcoming Big Muddy Film Festival Feb. 2 at Carbondale Community Arts’ “First Fridays” event. A public reception is from 5 to 7 p.m. at Artspace 304, 304 W. Walnut St., Carbondale. More

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