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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...

Photo of the day: If you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen

Photo of the day: If you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen

By Nick Knappenburger, Staff Photographer

October 10, 2018


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Two firemen talk while bringing equipment out of the building, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, after a kitchen fire at Quadrangles Apartments in Carbondale. (Nick Knappenburger | @nickknappenburger_de) Staff photographer Nick Knappenburger can be reached at [email protected] or on Instagram @nic...

Photo of the day: Filling up on the ‘good stuff’

Photo of the day: Filling up on the ‘good stuff’

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer

October 6, 2018


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SIU students grab candy from a pile to put in pinatas they made at the Student Center Craft Shop during day two of the pinata event for Hispanic Latino Heritage Month, Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. “You fill [the pinata] with good stuff because that’s things that you want in life,” Celeste Orozco, a junior ...

Photo of the day: Breaking for billiards

Photo of the day: Breaking for billiards

By Nick Knappenburger, Staff photographer

October 4, 2018


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Leon Brooks, a freshman studying computer engineering, lines up his shot, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at Lentz Dining Hall at Thompson Point. “It’s fun to play against better people because you get better that way,” Brooks said. (Nick Knappenburger | @DeKnappenburger) Staff photographer Nick...

Photo of the day: Slam dunking on stress

Photo of the day: Slam dunking on stress

By Chase Jordan, Staff photographer

October 2, 2018


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Sean Thornton, 19, of Oak Lawn, a sophomore studying engineering, hangs from the rim with a smile on his face, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, on a basketball court near West Campus. “In college, it’s important to find something that relieves you of stress in a healthy way, basketball is my escape,” T...

Photo of the day: LGBTQ+ walk spreads love

Photo of the day: LGBTQ+ walk spreads love

By Dillon Gilliland and Reagan Gavin

October 1, 2018


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Members of the Saluki Rainbow Network walk around campus Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. The RSO put on the LGBTQ+ Pride Walk to spread love and acceptance across the campus community.

Photo of the day: Paddling pastime

Photo of the day: Paddling pastime

By Isabel Miller, Staff photographer

September 30, 2018


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Angelina Capp and Colin Heisler row in a canoe, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Campus Lake. Staff photographer Isabel Miller can be reached at [email protected] To stay up to date with all your southern Illinois news, follow the Daily Egyptian on Facebook and Twitter....

Photo of the day: Pippin pre-production

Photo of the day: Pippin pre-production

By Allie Tiller, Staff photographer

September 25, 2018


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Daniel Bennett, a graduate student studying theater technical direction, 28, of Greensberg, Ky. picks up a skull prop built for the upcoming play "Pippin", Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. "Our version of 'Pippin' is a post-apocalyptic take on this older musical." Bennett said. "We’re taking elements f...

Photo of the day: Succeeding through failures

Photo of the day: Succeeding through failures

By Joey Sears, Staff photographer

September 22, 2018


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  Elliot Palm (right), a junior with Air Force ROTC, practices rifle training Sept. 21, 2018. When asked about the mentality a person has to have to train, Palm states, “People in today’s society seem to have the misconception that you either fail or achieve at something, when in realit...

Photo of the day: Metal takeover

Photo of the day: Metal takeover

By Mary Barnhart, Photo Editor

September 19, 2018


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Jonathan Clapp, of Carbondale, throws his head back and screams, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2018, during Lowered A.D.’s performance at PK’s. Lowered A.D. performed along with Diseased Life of Evansville, Ind. and Left Behind of West Virginia for PK's 'Metal Takeover' show. (Mary Barnhart | @MaryBarnh...

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