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Photo of the day: Carbondale building built in 1881 destroyed in fire

Photo of the day: Carbondale building built in 1881 destroyed in fire

By Isabel Miller, Staff Photographer

November 13, 2018


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Firefighters put out a fire on the corner of Poplar and Route 13, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The Fire Department has not yet released a statement. The house was built in 1881.

Photo of the day: Stand for voter awareness

Photo of the day: Stand for voter awareness

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer

November 6, 2018


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Ann DeHorn, 69, of Carbondale, holds up an "End Voter Suppression" sign alongside East Main St. in Carbondale for the voting rights vigil, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, put on by the Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois. (Allie Tiller | @allietiller_de) Staff photographer Allie Tiller can be reached a...

Photo of the day: Touch-A-Truck

Photo of the day: Touch-A-Truck

By Isabel Miller, Staff Photographer

November 5, 2018


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Three-year-old Ruby Stewart sticks her tongue out during the “Saluki Touch-a-Truck” event outside of Saluki Stadium. Stewart said she liked the big wheels of the tractor, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. (Isabel Miller | @IsabelMillerDE) Staff photographer Isabel Miller can be reached at [email protected]

Photo of the day: Students get spooky for Halloween

Photo of the day: Students get spooky for Halloween

By Nick Knappenburger, Staff Photographer

November 1, 2018


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Mortuary Science Seniors Katie Eatmon, Timothy Brueggemann, and Connor Ashlock share a laugh while dressed as the three witches from the movie “Hocus Pocus”, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at the Student Center. (Nick Knappenburger | @nickknappenburger_de) Staff photographer Nick Knappenburger can be...

Photo of the day: The great pumpkin race

Photo of the day: The great pumpkin race

By Carson VanBuskirk, Staff Photographer

October 29, 2018


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Former SIU track and field athlete, DeAnna Price, smashes a pumpkin dressed as President Trump, otherwise known as a “Trumpkin,” on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at Carbondale’s Halloween. (Carson VanBuskirk | @carsonvanbDE) Staff photographer Carson VanBuskirk can be reached at [email protected]

Photo of the day: Think pink

Photo of the day: Think pink

By Nick Knappenburger, Staff Photographer

October 27, 2018


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Kelly Buck hands Kelly Lyndonberg a snowcone, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, outside Morris Library. “We donate all the money to the breast cancer awareness organization here,” Buck said. (Nick Knappenburger | @nickknappenburger_de) Staff photographer Nick Knappenburger can be reached at nknappenbur...

Photo of the day: Carnival candy

Photo of the day: Carnival candy

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer

October 27, 2018


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Daryah Ireland, a sophomore studying business management, 19, makes cotton candy in the Lentz dining hall while dressed as a clown for their carnival-themed night, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. “I think this benefits the students because it gives them the feeling of being at home,” Ireland said. (A...

Photo of the day: A final farewell

Photo of the day: A final farewell

By Nick Knappenburger and Carson VanBuskirk

October 23, 2018


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Interim Provost Meera Komarraju talks about her experiences with Chancellor Montemagno, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, during a memorial service for the late Montemagno at Shryock Auditorium. (Nick Knappenburger | @nickknappenburger_de) A memorial for the late Chancellor Carlo Montemagno sits ato...

Photo of the day: Climbing to a clearer mind

Photo of the day: Climbing to a clearer mind

By Carson VanBuskirk, Staff Photographer

October 22, 2018


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Mike Gowen, of Murray, Ky., scales a rock wall in Giant City State Park near Makanda on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. Gowen said he enjoys the physicality behind rock climbing and how it allows you to clear your mind from everything else, and focus on the wall. (Carson VanBuskirk | @carsonvanbDE) Staff ph...

Photo of the day: Spinning with school spirit

Photo of the day: Spinning with school spirit

By Joey Sears, Staff Photographer

October 18, 2018


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Niana Rogers rides one of the attractions, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at the SIU Homecoming Block Party. "I think there should be more family events [like this one]," Rogers said, "because we don't get to see our families that much, and we see all these people every day." (Joey Sears | @Joey_Sears10) St...

Photo of the day: New dawgs in town

Photo of the day: New dawgs in town

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer

October 18, 2018


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Seth Moorman, a Carbondale K-9 patrol officer, 27, of Carterville stands on the grass field behind the Carbondale police station with his canine, Pasja, as he talks about the training he took to be a K-9 officer, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Moorman said that he spent his first six weeks with Pasja trai...

Photo of the Day: Snakes in a can

Photo of the Day: Snakes in a can

By Chase Jordan, Staff Photographer

October 17, 2018


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Dr. Johnny Gray, Associate professor in both rhetoric and performance studies, spray paints the pattern of a snake onto a tarp, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in front of the Communications Building. “It’s got lots of interesting snake stuff in the show. If you’re into snakes or snake facts or want to s...

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