SIU Today - August 04, 2022

Community employment fair on Aug. 17 for 125+ jobs

The university is hosting a public employment fair on Aug. 17, inviting community members to apply for a variety of full-time, entry-level positions where they can obtain university benefits and perks.

SIU “food nerd” and expert offers tips for safe summer outdoor eating

Summer invites us to spend more time at picnics and barbecues, relaxing with friends and family while letting the kids expend some energy playing. Niki Davis, hospitality, tourism and event management program manager and professor of practice, offers a few suggestions to ensure a safe experience for everyone and avoid ending the day with food poisoning.

Saluki Pride: Jackie Welch works hard to assure conference services and continuing ed succeed

While much of the work Jackie Welch does as conference coordinator for Conference and Scheduling Services is behind the scenes, the scope of her efforts reaches well beyond the campus, and she handles her duties so effectively that events large and small run smoothly, according to her co-workers and clients.

New digital signatures initiative will save time, paper

A new digital signatures initiative being rolled out throughout campus will make the work lives of faculty and staff easier, expedite required approvals and reduce the amount of paper used by the university.

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