SIU Today - May 15, 2020

Nursing program earns approval to begin this fall 

The university gained final approval to begin its nursing program when fall 2020 semester classes start in August.

Calvert to receive Lindell W. Sturgis Memorial Public Service Award 

Mathematics is one of those pursuits in which the correct answer is not a matter of opinion. The numbers don’t care about someone’s feelings. But for Wesley Calvert, working with people and helping them grow is an equation he’s constantly trying to solve.

NSF grant to assist in improving drainage flow path mapping 

Researchers recently garnered a National Science Foundation grant that will advance the modeling and mapping of overland drainage flow paths.

View this month’s ‘Saluki Watch Dawg’ 

The Department of Public Safety’s May 2020 issue of the ‘Saluki Watch Dawg’ is available. This month’s edition includes information on the university’s coronavirus website; burglary and theft prevention tips; suggestions for decreasing skin cancer; seat belt safety tips and dating abuse information.

Recreational Sports and Services will host summer esports league 

Recreational Sports and Services is sponsoring a free summer Recreational Esports League.

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