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SIU alumnus announces campaign for District 115 representative

SIU alumnus announces campaign for District 115 representative

By Kallie Cox, News Editor

October 2, 2019

SIU alumni announces his running for State Rep. in the 115th District on Oct. 2, 2019.

Carbondale District 95 Reaches a Tentative Agreement with the Board

Carbondale District 95 Reaches a Tentative Agreement with the Board

By Bethany Rentfro, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2019

The CEA has reached a tentative agreement with the Carbondale Board of Education to avoid a strike.  

Jarnigan’s journey of becoming the new face of Saluki athletics

Jarnigan’s journey of becoming the new face of Saluki athletics

By Brooke Buerck, Sports Reporter

October 2, 2019

“I also aim to strengthen the relationships that we have with leadership across the campus and departments and entities across campus, such as the registrar’s office, financial aid, admissions, faculty senate and academic entities,” Athletic Director Liz Jarnigan said.

USG meeting announces search committees for permanent provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs

USG meeting announces search committees for permanent provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs

By Brandi Courtois and Keaton Yates

October 1, 2019

Undergraduate Student Government discussed the search for a permanent provost and vice chancellor of acadmic affairs on Tuesday. As of November, 2018 the Daily Egyptian reported that there were 41 interim positions at the university.

Making the case for the Army National Guard

Making the case for the Army National Guard

By Jenna Jamieson, Opinion Writer

September 29, 2019

"In fact, there’s even misconceptions about what it means to join the National Guard because some students believe it takes them much longer to finish their degree. That’s actually not usually the case. Assumptions and poor research may be causing students to lose out on great programs," writes opinion writer Jenna Jamieson.

Complaint halts search for School of Journalism director

Complaint halts search for School of Journalism director

By Kallie Cox, News Editor

September 25, 2019

Update 10/2: Dean Deborah Tudor has submitted her recommendation for director to the provost, who will also interview the candidate, and is awaiting approval.  Update 9/25: The faculty have been alerted that the complaint has been resolved and they will know how the search will proceed on Monday. ...

City Council discusses future of recreational marijuana in Carbondale

City Council discusses future of recreational marijuana in Carbondale

By Bethany Rentfro, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

The Carbondale City Council held their regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 24 to discuss the issue of recreational cannabis facilities opening in the city.  

CEA files intent to strike

CEA files intent to strike

By Bethany Rentfro, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

The Carbondale Education Association filed an intent to strike notice with the Illinois Education Labor Relations Board today, according to a release by the Illinois Education Association.  

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