SIU Today - March 15, 2018


Fraternities and sororities are an integral part of the university’s fabric. More

SIU raises over $480,000 on Day of Giving

The second annual Day of Giving for Southern Illinois University Carbondale raised more than $480,000 from more than 1,800 donors, and the donations are still rolling in. More

Mat Kaplan to give SIU guest lecture March 23

He guided thousands through the Great American Eclipse at Saluki Stadium last summer. Now, Mat Kaplan returns to campus this month, to give a guest lecture for the campus community. More

SIU System Diversity and Inclusion Higher Education Conference is March 22-23

 “Navigating Professional Challenges and Building Opportunities: Creating a Global Citizenry” is the theme for the second annual System Diversity and Inclusion Higher Education Conference coming to campus March 22-23. More

Student housing to be consolidated on West Side of campus

The university will bring students together in residence halls on the west side of campus this fall in order to increase student engagement, according to Chancellor Carlo Montemagno. More

‘Illinois Ethics Matters’ newsletter available

The monthly Illinois Ethics Matters newsletter for March is available. 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 The website contains information regarding how to file a complaint and the relevant contact information, as well as many other resources.

Touch of Nature offering outdoor summer camp adventures for children

Register for Touch of Nature Environmental Center's 2018 summer camps now to receive a discount on camp fees. More

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