SIU Today - January 24, 2019
Leading the pack: Working from behind the scenes, Sutton’s goal is to make student’s dreams come true
After working in undergraduate admissions for over 15 years, Amanda Sutton knows a little bit about solving behind the scenes problems. Full story
Know someone who inspires you for their commitment to public service and community? Nominations for the Lindell W. Sturgis Memorial Public Service Award are being accepted. Full story
In 1969, designer, scientist, developer, writer and SIU Carbondale professor Buckminster Fuller published his manifesto for a design revolution. Now, fifty years later, Fuller’s work will be recognized as part of the Charles D. Tenney Lecture series. Full story
Energy Boost Seed Grant deadline Thursday
The deadline for faculty to submit Energy Boost Seed Grant proposals for fiscal year 2020 is Jan. 31. Visit the website for additional information on application guidelines.
Fiscal year 2020 holiday schedule
The following is the official schedule of university holidays recognized for the 2020 fiscal year, which begins July 1, 2019. The listing shows the holiday date, holiday name, day of the week the holiday falls on, and explanation for the holiday.
Charting Illinois’ future, statesmanship initiatives, speakers lead Simon Institute spring 2019 schedule
A summit of Illinois college students in March to consider the state’s future is one of the featured events planned by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute this spring. Full story