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Working to Waste Time

Working to Waste Time

January 18, 2012

Eric Zeddies, a junior from Grayslake studying zoology, works at a computer Wednesday in Morris Library. Zeddies said he predicts this semester will be difficult because of the amount of 400 level classes he is taking. He said although he is wasting time on the computer at this point in the semester...

Freshman Artist 2

Freshman Artist 2

January 18, 2012

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SIU Cycling Club

SIU Cycling Club

January 18, 2012

Tim Shotts, a junior from Rochester studying architecture, is president and one of eight members of the cycling club. On Feb. 25 and 26, the cycling club will travel to Columbia, Ky., to compete in Lindsey Wilson College's Road Race Weekend. The event features three race classes: a 75-mile race, a 50...

Freshman Artists

Freshman Artists

January 18, 2012

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Safety to all

Safety to all

January 18, 2012

Roberto Rodriguez, a sophomore from Chicago studying accounting, walks across the illuminated overpass bridge Monday night. Rodriguez said he prefers to walk the lit paths and will not walk through Thompson Point woods when it’s dark, two safety tips recommended to all students. - Nathan Hoefert | D...

Ready to wrestle

Ready to wrestle

January 17, 2012

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SIUC Parking

SIUC Parking

January 17, 2012

Workers from Gardener Fence, Inc. striped a windscreen down Tuesday at the site of the old parking garage outside the Student Center. A Student Services building will be in its place to office administration. – Nathan Hoefert | Daily Egyptian...

Amazing Plants

Amazing Plants

January 17, 2012

Milica Obretkovich, a senior from Libertyville studying inter-personal communication and pre-medicine, examines a dissected part of a plant Tuesday in her plant anatomy class in Life Science II. Following lecture the first day, students in plant anatomy go straight into labs. “This is one of the fir...

Textbook Stacking

Textbook Stacking

January 16, 2012

Michael O’Connell, left, a senior from Ransom studying Recreation Management, and his father Mike O’Connell, shop for textbooks Monday at 710 Bookstore in Carbondale. Mike O’Connell said he buys books at 710 because it is convenient and purchasing books online can be risky because of shipping. ...

Wounded Warriors

Wounded Warriors

January 16, 2012

 Retired Army Staff Sgt. Mike Hulsey, of San Antonio, Texas, calls ducks Saturday in a duck blind at the Grassy Lake Hunting Club in Ware. Hulsey said his invitation to last year’s hunt had a big impact on him. “At the time I was really depressed,” Husley said, “I didn’t know what I was goi...

Marching for a dream

Marching for a dream

January 16, 2012

SIUC Students participate in the Freedom for All March Monday to help commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy in Carbondale. The march began at Grinnell Hall and continued through campus and downtown Carbondale. “We are trying to inspire people to be leaders and follow their dreams,” said Byron M...

SIU Basketball vs. Indiana State

SIU Basketball vs. Indiana State

January 16, 2012

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