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Letter to the Editor: ‘Student voices aren’t heard on this campus’

Letter to the Editor: ‘Student voices aren’t heard on this campus’

By Kyle Miller, Masters Student, Social Work

July 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

"For too long, the administration at Carbondale has only had one thing in mind – protect their own."

Letter to the Editor: SIUE Staff Senate position on Board of Trustees executive committee special meeting

Letter to the Editor: SIUE Staff Senate position on Board of Trustees executive committee special meeting

By SIUE Staff Senate

June 7, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

We, the University Staff Senate of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, duly elected representatives of the 1,500 civil service, professional, and administrative staff employees of SIUE, make the following declarations.

Letter to the Editor: Removing Dunn would be a mistake

Letter to the Editor: Removing Dunn would be a mistake

By Adrian Miller, Former Member, IBHE Board and SIU Board of Trustees

June 6, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

As an alumnus of Southern Illinois University of Carbondale and a former member of the Illinois Board of higher Education as well as the Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees, I want to take a moment and share what has become an outside perspective on the ongoing leadership struggle on the Carbondale campus as well as the system itself.

Opinion: Former SIUE Chancellors call for funding shift or system split

Opinion: Former SIUE Chancellors call for funding shift or system split

By Nancy Belck, Julie Furst-Bowe, Stephen Hansen, Vaughn Vandegrift, and David Werner

May 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion

If the Board of Trustees cannot live up to its fiduciary responsibility to the citizens of Illinois and the University at Edwardsville, it is time for a change.

Letter to the Editor: President Dunn has failed to serve

Letter to the Editor: President Dunn has failed to serve

By Emily Buice, Former SIUC Undergraduate Student Government President

May 17, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

As one of the “bitchers from Carbondale,” as you so eloquently put it, I am appalled, as is most of the Carbondale community over your behavior regarding the Carbondale campus.

Editorial: An editor’s farewell

Editorial: An editor’s farewell

By Athena Chrysanthou, Editor-in-chief

May 8, 2018


Filed under Editorials

No amount of experience deems any new Editor-in-chief of a college newspaper qualified or ready for the job when they start.

Letter to the Editor: SIUC’s shining light, stronger together

Letter to the Editor: SIUC’s shining light, stronger together

By Dale Buck Hales, Physiology Professor and Chair

May 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Not all is woe at SIU’s Carbondale campus. 

Letter to the Editor: Building a culture of positive transformation and growth

Letter to the Editor: Building a culture of positive transformation and growth

By Michael Eichholz, Derek Fisher, Christie McIntyre, Craig Anz, Mandara Savage, Scott Ishman

May 4, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

While the current situation feels rather acute, our arrival at this destination took years and it will not be reversed overnight. Take heart – we have the talent and drive on our campus and throughout our SIUC community to reverse the trend. So, what do we do?

Opinion: The definitive ranking of cheap beer

Opinion: The definitive ranking of cheap beer

By Reagan Gavin, Managing Editor

May 3, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Curious of how any other brand could top my one true love, I set out to rank all of the popular domestic brands.

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to the SIU Community from Board of Trustees Chair Amy Sholar

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to the SIU Community from Board of Trustees Chair Amy Sholar

By Amy Sholar, Board Chair

May 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

"We have great leadership in and across the SIU System, so to me it is disingenuous to argue that our System’s leadership is ineffective because one campus is struggling, especially when two of the three campuses are flourishing."

Column: Dissolve the Board of Trustees

Column: Dissolve the Board of Trustees

By Sam Beard, Student Trustee

May 2, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

About a year ago I was elected Student Trustee by my peers.

Review: Big Lebowski, a must-see comedy on April 20

Review: Big Lebowski, a must-see comedy on April 20

By Kitt Fresa, Features Editor

April 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Varsity Center will be showing The Big Lebowski on April 20th, here is our review on the cult classic.

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