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University police department sniffs out money for K-9 unit

By Cory Ray, Daily Egyptian

September 6, 2015

Filed under News

The SIUC Department of Public Safety is tracking down funds to add a K-9 unit.Sgt. Chad Beights said the police department started an online donation page in fall 2014 to buy and train one K-9 unit. The estimated cost of the un...

Nepal fundraiser to be held in Gaia house

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

The Nepalese Student Society of Carbondale is hosting a dinner fundraiser at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Gaia house.The death toll in Nepal has exceeded 7,500 and continues to rise after a 7.8  magnitude earthquake on April 25....

Community members shave heads in name of cancer research

By Evan Jones, @evanjones_DE

April 14, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Brave volunteers shaved their heads on Tuesday in Grinnell Hall for childhood cancer research.$2,400 of the $3,000 goal has been raised toward the St. Baldrick’s Foundation since the event was coordinated by the SIU Resi...

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