SIU Today - November 26, 2018

Ceremony, reception to recognize service, retiring employees

The university will recognize university employees for their service and commitment and honor retiring employees during a ceremony and reception Friday in Student Center Ballroom D. The ceremony starts at 8:30 a.m., with a faculty-staff appreciation coffee immediately following in ballrooms A, B and C.

SIU’s 2018 Holiday Craft Sale offers décor and more from over 75 vendors 

Finding just the right gift for a special someone or for yourself is easy at the university’s annual Holiday Craft Sale this Thursday through Saturday. Full story

Students capture communities’ spirit through photographs 

An exhibit featuring the works of eight students in Dan Overturf’s biennial Small Town Documentary class begins Tuesday in the Communications Building. Full story

‘Illinois Ethics Matters’ newsletter available 

The monthly Illinois Ethics Matters newsletter for November is available. The Office of Executive Inspector General publishes the newsletter to allow state employees to stay informed of current issues relating to ethics. The SIU System Ethics Office website is at The website contains information regarding how to file a complaint, relevant contact information, and many other resources.

Graduate students to present research in materials science, engineering 

The Materials Technology Center is hosting a poster session Dec. 3 in the Student Center’s John W. Corker Lounge where 25 graduate students will present posters on their research. Full story

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