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USG candidates in debate for upcoming election

By Matt Daray

April 10, 2012

Candidates for president and vice president of Undergraduate Student Government debated who was more qualified for the position Monday at the Student Center.Jeff Rusin, a freshman from Schaumburg studying business administratio...

Event raises awareness of rape, sexual assault

By Matt Daray

April 5, 2012

Students who walked through the Faner Breezeway Tuesday had the opportunity to learn more about sexual assaults and rapes on campus, and how to prevent them.The “We Demand A Rape Free Campus” event brought these issues to ...

Administration says tuition increase is needed

By Matt Daray

March 28, 2012

Although the SIU Board of Trustees has only considered an increase in tuition and fees so far, some university leaders say it is necessary.The board looked at raising tuition 4.8 percent along with other student fees during a board meeting...

SIUC exchanges with University of Botswana

By Matt Daray

March 25, 2012

The university can expect exchange students from Botswana in the near future, as a result of an ongoing collaboration with the University of Botswana.SIU signed an agreement with the University of Botswana at the beginning of M...

SIU architects design new tomorrow for Harrisburg

By Matt Daray

March 21, 2012

With the help of SIU architecture teachers and students, Harrisburg is now rebuilding after a tornado hit the town Feb 29.Students gained real world experience by helping design buildings for families affected by the EF4 tornad...

Renowned female journalist talks war reporting

By Matt Daray

March 5, 2012

Telling stories is what Jackie Spinner loves to do.Spinner, a renowned journalist and SIU alumna, told her own story Monday at the Morris Library Auditorium in celebration of Women’s History Month.While she spoke of her time ...

New RSO embraces esoteric religions, philosophies

By Matt Daray

March 1, 2012

The religious curiosity of students may now be satisfied with the help of a new RSO.The Study of Esoteric Philosophy, esoteric meaning an idea preserved by a small group, meets weekly at the Student Center and asks members to embra...

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