List: SIU events canceled due to COVID-19

By Elizabeth Biernacki, Staff Writer

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As a result of COVID-19, SIU has canceled events with over 25 people participating and select conferences to practice social distancing.

Below is a list of SIU events and conferences that are canceled listed on the student health services site. This list will be updated as new events are announced as canceled.



03/15/20 Public Astronomy Observation

03/17/20 Math Field Day

03/19/20 Law Journal Symposium

03/19/20 Professional Women’s Networking Event

3/21/20 History Fair

03/21/20 CSI Day

03/21/20 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance


03/23/20 Morton Kenney lecture with guest speaker Christina Wolbrecht

03/23/20-03/30/20 Outside the Box Music Festival

03/25/20 Former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, D-Illinois.

03/27/20 Ken Jennings Lecture

03/27/20 Law School Open House

03/28/20 150th Gala

03/28/20 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

04/02/20 Environmental Education Association of Illinois Conference

04/02/20 – 04/03/20 – Renewing Illinois Summit

04/04/20 Honors Day

04/04/20 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

04/08/20 John Cruickshank, Consul General of Canada

04/08/20 World Language Day

04/14/20 Arbor Day/Earth Month

04/29/20 Women in Technology

All spring sporting events


03/19/20 SIU Law Journalism Symposium

03/19/20-03/21/20 Illinois Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

03/20/20-03/21/20 Women’s Leadership Retreat

03/26/20 Southern Illinois Law and Leadership Conference

03/28/20 Southern Illinois Hemp/Cannabis Symposium (PENDING NEW DATES)

04/02/20 Artbomb

04/03/20 Southern Illinois Art Education Conference

04/26/20 Introduction to Equine Rehabilitation

Staff writer Elizabeth Biernacki can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at @EBiernacki_619.

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