CARBONDALE — Cold temperatures are the enemy of snakes — ectotherms that get their body heat from the environment. A Southern Illinois University Carbondale student, however, is trying to find out more about another deadly adversary awaiting them in the warmer crevices of the sandstone cliff…
Sitting in the audience section of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s McLeod Theater, Emily Klingensmith pointed to an area behind her and recalled attending a short play festival years earlier when she was an eighth-grade student of Ann Garrett in Mount Vernon.
CARBONDALE — As the holiday season approaches, Southern Illinois University Carbondale is offering students numerous options for dining, lodging and other support, both during the holidays when usual options aren’t available as well as throughout the year in conjunction with the university’s…
CARBONDALE — Matt Kupec, who has served as CEO of the SIU Foundation since 2018 and was interim athletic director, is Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s new Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Relations. Kupec’s appointment to the new role was one of two new administrative hire…
CARBONDALE — Wil Clark, who had served as the Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s chief information officer on an interim basis since December of 2021, was named as the permanent position holder in early November.
CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale is inviting businesses to register now for the spring 2023 Job and Internship Fair.
Art Over Easy, the annual art auction and show hosted by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s School of Art and Design, returns on Dec. 2.
SIU's Living Learning Communities allows students with similar academic programs or other interests to live and learn alongside their peers.
Thought leaders and innovators are invited to be among those considered for the 2023 TEDxSIUC, a program planned for SIU to share ideas worth spreading.
A Chicago-based foundation with a local connection has given $50,000 for STEM programs at SIU, bringing its total support to more than $450,000.
CARBONDALE — A Southern Illinois University Carbondale business student team is heading for a national competition on business solutions, after taking top honors in the regional round where the Salukis bested two of the nation’s top finishers from the past two years. Making the feat even mor…
The steam tunnels which crisscross underneath the SIU campus have long held fascination for SIU students, alumni, staff and area residents.
CARBONDALE — The Trail of Tears Association Illinois chapter's work in preserving and promoting awareness of the Cherokee tribe's forced removal from North Carolina to Oklahoma through part of Southern Illinois and a book that explores Illinois’ history through paths traveled highlight the 2…
CARBONDALE — Noted environmental and civil justice attorney Jan Schlichtmann will share what he learned from representing families in one of the nation’s earliest environmental and public health lawsuits at the SIU School of Law later this month.
CARBONDALE — Touch of Nature Outdoor Education Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s experiential learning facility, will be hosting what organizers believe will be the largest accessible hunt in the state of Illinois in 2022. About 30 hunters with disabilities, along with their …
CARBONDALE — Annabel Carr, a Southern Illinois University Carbondale freshman from Edwardsville, Illinois, has won free tuition for the spring semester. She was chosen at random Nov. 7 when 2,000+ SIU students attended the first home men’s basketball game.
Most faculty, staff and students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale feel that the campus is one that is both welcoming and feels safe.
Highlights of a recent survey looking at the how Southern Illinois University Carbondale faculty, staff and students feel about the campus climate will be presented during an upcoming Zoom meeting Tuesday.
CARBONDALE — If 2,000 Southern Illinois University Carbondale students attend the first home men’s basketball game on Monday, Nov. 7, one lucky Saluki chosen at random will win free tuition for the spring semester.
Thursday, SIU officials and representatives of the Eurma C. Hayes Community Center celebrated the grand opening of a new Community Technology Center.
CARBONDALE — Sarah VanVooren, a double alumna of Southern Illinois University Carbondale who has served the university in a number of roles, most recently as associate director of conference and scheduling services, will be the new director of events and conferences, beginning Nov. 1.
CARBONDALE — Law school students from around the country will compete this weekend as the Southern Illinois University School of Law hosts the National Health Law Moot Court competition, Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4 to 5, to argue a fictitious case before the U.S. Supreme Court on issues invo…
CARBONDALE — Art students in the sculpture program in Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s School of Art and Design will host their free, fall iron pour, beginning at noon Saturday, Nov. 5.
CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale students will be among those to showcase their artistic talents when the Southern Illinois Dance Company presents “Harvest” next month in SIU’s Student Center Ballrooms.
CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale has once again earned national attention for its commitment to sustainability, earning a spot in The Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges: 2023 Edition. Just 455 institutions of higher learning across the country were recognized.
For the second time in three years a National FFA officer is a student from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Paul Hart, Kyle Griffey and Austin Krelo worked side by side for hours and hours on the rough mountainous terrain, creating trails where there were none, enhancing recreational opportunities and promoting economic growth in the region surrounding the historic gold mining towns of the Lost Si…
Gracie Murphy, a freshman at SIU from Macomb, is one of 35 candidates for national officer for the 850,000 member National FFA Organization.
CARBONDALE — An event next week commemorating ratification of the United Nations charter will focus on the intersection of food security and peace around the world.
CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale alumni and fans from far and wide converged on campus for Homecoming 2022 – A Saluki Walk of Fame, and in true SIU spirit, they enjoyed festivities, topped off with a winning effort on the field against Western Illinois.