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Gallery: Total Eclipse of the Heart drag show

Gallery: Total Eclipse of the Heart drag show

By Corrin Hunt and Mary Newman

April 9, 2018


Filed under Featured, Multimedia, Photos

Jacob Hayes begins to apply makeup to become Veronica, Saturday, April 7, 2018, during the Total Eclipse of the Heart drag show in the Student Center at SIU.

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Native Trees and shrubs to be sold at SIU Arena

Native Trees and shrubs to be sold at SIU Arena

By Kitt Fresa, Features Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Campus, City, News

Members of the Carbondale community will have the opportunity to buy trees and shrubs native to the surrounding environment on March 24 and 25 at the SIU Arena parking lot.

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Gallery: Pinckneyville pushes past Mount Carmel in 2A Super-Sectional; advances to Final Four

Gallery: Pinckneyville pushes past Mount Carmel in 2A Super-Sectional; advances to Final Four

By Cameron Hupp, Staff Photographer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

Pinckneyville Senior Guard Grant Jausel puts up a contested shot Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018, during the Panthers' 60-47 win against the Mt. Carmel Golden Aces at SIU Arena in Carbondale.

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Gallery: Community gathers for fitness classes

Gallery: Community gathers for fitness classes

By Corrin Hunt and Mary Newman

March 7, 2018


Filed under Featured, Multimedia, Photos

The City of Carbondale alongside the Carbondale Park District and the Student Recreation Center have partnered to host a series of group fitness classes during the Carbondale Community Farmers Market.

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Carbondale church becomes the first in southern Illinois to use solar energy

Carbondale church becomes the first in southern Illinois to use solar energy

By Kitt Fresa, Features Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under City, Features, More Headlines, News, News

Church of the Good Shepherd installed a solar energy system that will save the church thousands in energy costs and reduce the church’s carbon footprint. The system is also considered not only the first of its kind in Carbondale but in all of southern Illinois, Dale Ritzel, a member of the church ...

Video: 2018 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

Video: 2018 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

By Joey Sears, Staff Videographer

February 22, 2018


Filed under News, Videos

Despite current construction on the campus boating dock at Campus Lake, the university hosted the Special Olympics Polar Plunge and Donut Dash on Saturday, Feb. 17 for the first time in three years.

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Gallery: Salukis beat out Bradley Braves, 74-57

Gallery: Salukis beat out Bradley Braves, 74-57

By Brian Munoz and Dylan Nelson

February 11, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

Bradley guard Darrell Brown drives the ball past Junior guard Marcus Bartley Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, during the Salukis' 74-57 win against the Bradley Braves at SIU Arena. The Salukis are now the lone second place team in the Missouri Valley Conference.

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Gallery: 2018 International Festival Cultural Show

Gallery: 2018 International Festival Cultural Show

By Mary Newman, Staff Photojournalist

February 10, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, News, Photos

Senior Melisha Shrestha, of Kathmandu, Nepal, performs a fusion of Nepali cultural and modern dances, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, inside the Student Center Ballrooms during the International Student Cultural Show. (Mary Newman | @MaryNewmanDE)

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Video: 2018 International Food Festival

Video: 2018 International Food Festival

By Joey Sears, Staff Videographer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, News, Videos

Gallery: 2018 International Food Festival

Gallery: 2018 International Food Festival

By Mary Newman and Dylan Nelson

February 9, 2018


Filed under Featured, Multimedia, Photos

Each spring the campus community mixes into the student center with a flair of vibrant costumes blended with a dash of native flags and the aroma of spices from around the world for the 44th annual international food festival.

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Gallery: Salukis win overtime battle against Missouri State

Gallery: Salukis win overtime battle against Missouri State

By Brian Muñoz and Reagan Gavin

January 26, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

The SIU women’s basketball team took down the Missouri State Bears in Friday’s overtime thriller, 71-69.

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Gallery: Salukis defeat Indiana State, 82-77

Gallery: Salukis defeat Indiana State, 82-77

By Anna Spoerre and Cameron Hupp

January 25, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Sports

SIU men’s basketball team defeated the Indiana State Sycamores Wednesday night at SIU Arena, 82-77. View staff photojournalist Anna Spoerre and Cameron Hupp's images from this evening's game.

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