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Photo of the day: Percussionists in training

Photo of the day: Percussionists in training

By Allie Tiller, Staff Photographer

September 10, 2018


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Francisco Perez, a percussion teacher and coordinator at Lamar University, of Beaumont, Texas instructs percussion students on rhythm and grip during the Southern Illinois University music department's Percussion Tune-Up, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Staff photographer Allie Tiller can be reached at [email protected]

Photo of the day: FFA members gather for horse judging

Photo of the day: FFA members gather for horse judging

By Isabel Miller, Satff Photographer

September 7, 2018


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Stephanie Speiser, the senior lecturer for the department of animal science food and nutrition was the announcer for the event. Speiser said that though most of the participants are from southern Illinois, there have been FFA members who have made the trip from Springfield to participate.

Photo of the Day: Pleasing puppies

Photo of the Day: Pleasing puppies

By Corrin Hunt, Staff Photographer

March 23, 2018


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Bailey Barrows, a sophomore from Decatur studying psychology, hugs Buddy, a 6 month old boxer mix, on March 23, 2018, during National Puppy Day celebrations at the Student Center.

Photo of the Day: Serving up ‘Steak n Shake’

Photo of the Day: Serving up ‘Steak n Shake’

By Cameron Hupp, Staff Photographer

March 7, 2018


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Two employees of the new Steak n' Shake in the SIUC student center put the finishing touches on burgers Monday, Mar. 5, 2018. University officials announced in March 2017 that the business would open during the Fall 2017 semester but the opening was delayed after construction complications. Staff photographer Came...

Photo of the Day: Woodworking Thursday

Photo of the Day: Woodworking Thursday

By Cameron Hupp, Staff Photographer

March 1, 2018


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Malik Wilson, a senior from Belleville majoring in civil engineering, works on a project with craft shop coordinator Ron Dunkel Thursday, March 1, 2018, in the Student Center craft shop.

Photo of the Day: Remembering Bauer

Photo of the Day: Remembering Bauer

By Brian Muñoz, Photography and Multimedia Editor

February 17, 2018


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Robert Dunne, an Office of Homeland Security agent from Chicago, pays his respects at the site of Chicago police commander Paul Bauer's death, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, outside of Thompson Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Photo of the Day: Visualizing virtual reality

Photo of the Day: Visualizing virtual reality

By Joey Sears, Staff Photographer

February 9, 2018


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Will Roberts, president for Augmented Pictures and SIU alumni from Miami, describes the future of virtual reality to “Dive into VR” workshop attendees Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in the communications building.

Photo of the Day: Guitar strumming Galindo

Photo of the Day: Guitar strumming Galindo

By Jorge Sida-Valdez, Staff Photographer

February 8, 2018


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Giovanni Galindo, a junior studying cinema and photography from Peoria, strums his guitar Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, next to campus lake.

Photo of the Day: Playing Pokemon

Photo of the Day: Playing Pokemon

By Mary Newman, Staff Photographer

February 8, 2018


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Raegan Sanders, 10, of Anna, prepares her deck of cards for a game, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at The Game Table on Illinois Avenue.

Photo of the Day: Polar Party

Photo of the Day: Polar Party

By Brian Muñoz, Photography and Multimedia Editor

January 27, 2018


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Hundreds of partygoers attend a Polar Bear gathering Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at 807 W. Main St. in Carbondale. The crowd dispersed after police responded to the scene around 4:30 p.m.

Photo of the Day: Working for women’s rights

Photo of the Day: Working for women’s rights

By Brian Muñoz, Photography and Multimedia Editor

January 19, 2018


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Yolanda Simon, of Carbondale, makes a poster for the 2018 Women's March Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at the train depot in Carbondale. "I think that all women should be represented in a democracy," Simon said. "Along with being a woman of color, I believe in certain things such as going [out] and voting......

Photo of the Day: Musings under the menorah

Photo of the Day: Musings under the menorah

By Brian Muñoz, Photography and Multimedia Editor

December 14, 2017


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Rabbi Mendel Scheiman delivers remarks after lighting an electric menorah on the first day of Hanukkah Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at the Old Main Lounge in SIU's Student Center. Scheiman runs Chabad of SIU and serves as a prison chaplain for the Illinois Department of Corrections. "We host this event to help Jewish students in celebrating Hanukkah and spreading this message of freedom and bringing light to darkness," Scheiman said. 

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