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Honorary degree recipient reflects on time at SIU

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

February 7, 2016

When Donald Beggs came to SIU as a student, he never imagined he would lead the university as interim chancellor from the same building his mother lived in when she was a student.And at the May commencement, Beggs, who served...

College of Mass Communication and Media Arts thins its budget

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

November 1, 2015

Budget cuts in College of Mass Communication and Media Arts are stretching the college further than its gone before.The college experienced an $88,000 budget cut from the university — 1.6 percent of its overall budget.The cuts come fr...

Board of Trustees announces new administration and construction

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

September 10, 2015

SIU Board of Trustees approved new administrators and campus renovations, and discussed state funding Thursday.The board named Dr. Jerry Kruse the provost and fourth dean of the SIU School of Medicine.He has worked at the uni...

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