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SIU photojournalism professor Mark Dolan poses for a portrait Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, outside his barbecue Pilgrim ambulance. (Athena Chrysanthou | @Chrysant1Athena)

Professor spotlight: meet Mark Dolan, jack of all trades

By Joe McLaughlin
September 6, 2017
Omer Elsanusi, a Ph.D. candidate in mechanical engineering from Khartoum, Sudan, arranges flags from more than 30 different countries Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, after the annual International Parade of Flags in the Student Center ballroom. Elsanusi and his wife, Asia Abobaker, marched with their country's flag during the parade. Sudan was one of the seven countries banned from the United States in President Donald Trump's recent executive orders.

Semester in Photos: Spring 2017

By Daily Egyptian photo staff
May 10, 2017
Amina Butt, of Carbondale, shows a series of white flags with sayings on them to her son, Yusef, on April 13, 2017, at Carbondale’s Gaia House. About 25 community members gathered at the Gaia House for a vigil as a sign of solidarity with Syria amid the country’s civil war. Butt is a member of the Carbondale Muslim Center and her father is president of the city’s Interfaith Council, a collaborative group of local religious leaders. Butt said she wanted to bring her children to the vigil to teach them about the world and help them understand the ongoing conflict in Syria. “It puts their blessed life in perspective for them,” she said. (Bill Lukitsch | @lukitsbill)

Photo of the Day: White flags for Syria

By Bill Lukitsch
April 15, 2017
The “Desi Divas” perform during the International Festival Cultural Show on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in the Student Center ballrooms. The group was one of 12 representing different countries. (Branda Mitchell | @branda_mitchell)

Gallery: International Festival Cultural Show

By Branda Mitchell
February 11, 2017
Daily Egyptian file photo

Photo of the Day: Watchful Eyes

By Anna Spoerre
February 10, 2017
A protester, who refused to give his name, waves a black flag May 2 during the May 2 Strike Committee's protest outside Faner Hall in Carbondale. More than 100 people marched around campus yelling,

Year in review: The Daily Egyptian’s best news and feature photos of 2016

By Daily Egyptian photo staff
December 31, 2016
Senior guard Cartaesha Macklin kisses her son, Carson Verhines, who will turn 2 in April, after SIU’s 74-56 win against Evansville on Jan. 16 at SIU Arena. During the game, Macklin became the top scorer in Saluki women’s basketball history, beating Amy Rakers' record of 1,538 career points. (Jacob Wiegand | @jawiegandphoto)

The best Daily Egyptian sports moments of 2016

By Daily Egyptian photo staff
December 24, 2016
Gwen Hunt, owner of Pizza King, cracks a smile Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at the local bar in Carbondale. Hunt has owned the bar, more commonly known as PK's, for 61 years. (Jacob Wiegand | @jawiegandphoto)

The Queen of the Pizza King (VIDEO)

By Jacob Wiegand
December 15, 2016
George Brozak, director of athletic bands, conducts the Marching Salukis from the stands during SIU’s first home game of the season against SEMO on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, at Saluki Stadium. (Anna Spoerre | @annaspoerre)

Semester in photos: 62 of the best images from our visual staff

By Daily Egyptian staff
December 14, 2016
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