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Student activity fee may increase

By Tai Cox

September 25, 2012

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Although the university raised many student fees last spring, the Undergraduate Student Government has received a proposal to increase one specific fee that was not.Donald Castle, Student Center programs director, went in front ...

Job fair caters to STEM field students

By Matt Daray

September 25, 2012

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SIU students recently had the chance to meet with employers in some of the largest growing fields in today’s job market.The Student Center’s second floor was filled Wednesday morning with company representatives and prospectiv...

Student leaders to help guide University Housing centennial

By Tai Cox

September 24, 2012

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New residence halls, changes to dining halls part of master planWith University Housing kicking off its 100th anniversary of on-campus housing during Saluki Family Weekend, new student leaders have picked a special time to serv...

SIU deemed military friendly

SIU deemed military friendly

September 23, 2012

Officials respond to claims

By Lauren Duncan

September 23, 2012

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Trustee alleged to have pressured JALC staff A few SIU officials said they did not know anything about accusations made against an SIU Board of Trustees member.An article published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sunday stated ...

For Kids’ Sake raises awareness

By Elizabeth zinchuk

September 22, 2012

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 An organization that helps children abroad upheld one of its mottos through an event Saturday: think globally, act locally.For Kids’ Sake held its second annual run/walk-a-thon to raise money to support orphanages and schools in...

SIU receives second threat

September 22, 2012

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Around 2,100 students were evacuated from the Brush Tower dormitories at around 11 p.m. Thursday after the university received a second bomb threat.The evacuation came in response to a written threat received sometime Thursda...

Green Party candidate shares views on energy

By Matt Daray

September 22, 2012

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The Green Party candidate for the Illinois 12th Congressional District said she wants to end fossil fuel use .Paula Bradshaw, the Green Party candidate from Carbondale, said she is heading her campaign by addressing the issues...

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