Daily Egyptian

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten ways to stay antisocial

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten ways to stay antisocial

By Gus Bode, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Look, plenty of us love going to bars and hanging out with our friends every weekend. But for others, especially some at the Daily Egyptian, we need a break from hell. “Hell is other people.” - Jean-Paul Sartre

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten hangouts in and around Carbondale

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten hangouts in and around Carbondale

By Farrah Blaydes and Gus Bode, Staff Reporters

September 7, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Week three and we're already burnt out at the Daily Egyptian, so here's where we're ready to go to decompress.

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten ways to survive the residence halls

Column: Gus Bode’s top ten ways to survive the residence halls

By Rana Schenke and Gus Bode, Staff Reporters

August 31, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Residence life is what you make of it — if you pick up the routine quickly you won’t think anything of it. If not, you might end up outside Lentz asking for someone’s guest pass.

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?

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