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Parents voice concern about recent gun violence

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

March 30, 2016

Filed under Campus, City

Following the Sunday shooting in the 400 block of West Walnut Street and the Tuesday shooting at Evolve apartments at SIU, the university received several calls from concerned parents about campus safety, university spokeswoman...

Support group helps veterans get acclimated to campus

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

March 30, 2016

Filed under Campus

Anthony Pilota, a U.S. Marine Corp veteran previously deployed to Afghanistan, said his first two months on campus was one of the loneliest times of his life.Many veterans who choose to pursue an education after they leave the se...

Innovation and Sustainability Hub to open in April

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

March 22, 2016

Filed under Campus

Whoever said it wasn't easy being green? The Innovation and Sustainability Hub — expected to open the week of April 4 — is in the process of moving into the old Starbucks storefront at the north end of the Student Center....

Community to host vigil Saturday to protest budget impasse

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, City

Concerned community members will gather downtown Saturday to continue protesting the state's ongoing budget crisis.The Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois, as part of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, is holding its monthly Vigil ...

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