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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...

Photo of the day: Aim for victory

Photo of the day: Aim for victory

By Allie Tiller, Staff photographer

September 15, 2018


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Carson Slaney, a freshman studying aviation flight, 18, of Cincinnati, Ohio playing frisbee in the Saluki Row, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the Southern Illinois University Homecoming tailgate. (Allie Tiller | @allietiller_de) Staff photographer Allie Tiller can be reached at [email protected]

Photo of the Day: Do your part

Photo of the Day: Do your part

By Carson VanBuskirk, Staff Photographer

September 13, 2018


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After some of the area’s trash services had no longer offered recycling, Andy Lamont, 27, of West Frankfort, has taken it upon himself to take in the communities recyclables, Thursday, Sept. 13 2018, at the Benton Farmer's Market. Lamont said that most of the things people throw out are recyclab...

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