SIU Today - August 16, 2018

From the Chancellor


As we begin a new academic year, it’s refreshing to look at the positive signs that our revitalization has traction. Read more

Solar Fest and Dawg Fest to feature free outdoor concerts this fall

The Summer Sunset Concerts series is a popular regional attraction throughout the warm summer months, and while it has ended for 2018, you can experience the same kind of outdoor musical enjoyment at two festivals this fall. Read more

View this month’s ‘Saluki Watch Dawg’

The Department of Public Safety’s August 2018 issue of the ‘Saluki Watch Dawg’ is available.

This month’s edition includes details on a back-to-school event the department organized in July for children living in Evergreen Terrace, new bicycle lane markings on Lincoln Drive, and crime reporting information.

Open auditions start Aug. 19 for SIU music and theater performances

With a new semester comes a fresh wave of fun and exciting performances. Both the university’s music and theater departments invite the community to audition for multiple spots in upcoming productions and musical ensembles. Read more

Miners baseball tickets available 

About 200 vouchers for free tickets to 2018 Southern Illinois Miners baseball games are available on a first-come, first-served basis to SIU faculty and staff. Read more

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