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SIU rewards 20 REACH grants each year. Here are two of the most fascinating projects

By Brey Mong-Delane, @Breymong_DE

May 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

As the semester is coming to a close, two SIU students are wrapping up their yearlong research projects while preparing for graduation. Bradley Henning, a senior from Hanover Park studying exercise science, and Miranda Gibson, a senior from...

Faculty Senate questions new policy’s effect on accreditation

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE |Daily Egyptian

December 13, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

A new SIU policy implemented by the Board of Trustees is raising questions about the school's accreditation and status as a research institution.The board on Thursday voted to change the policy of who lead administrators of professional schools,...

College of Science handling budget cuts, struggling with state grants

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

October 26, 2015

Filed under Campus

While university budget cuts are being managed through periodic staff fillings, the tables are turning with a lack of state grants.The College of Science experienced a nearly $321,000 budget cut from from the university — 2.3 per...

Undergraduate research funds drop 30 percent

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

October 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Research comes in many forms, and for the research department, finding ways to fund undergraduate assistants for spring semester may be its next project.The university undergraduate research budget is being trimmed by 30 perc...

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