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Housing stands by no guest policy

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 17, 2015

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Residence Halls will be closed for non-resident guests during Halloween weekend.The no guest policy, now in its second year, was implemented to ensure the safety of students who live at the residence halls, according to Housin...

SIU School of Law ranked one of the top in nation

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 15, 2015

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The SIU School of Law is now nationally regarded as one of the best value law schools for 2015, according to National Jurist magazine.The law school was ranked one of the top 64 law schools in the country and earned a B+ rating from t...

Voters think Illinois is headed in wrong direction

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 13, 2015

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Southern Illinois voters overwhelmingly disapprove of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s performance and the nation’s direction, according to a recent Paul Simon Public Policy Institute poll.The over-the-phone poll was completed by 401 voter...

Cross-country excursions available for student military veterans

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 7, 2015

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Student veterans will be traveling together, both locally and across the country, in an effort to replicate working as a team as they did in the military.The SIU Touch of Nature Environmental Center and Veterans Services ...

State budget cuts limit funding for police training

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 1, 2015

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Law enforcement training programs may be cut as soon as Nov. 1 resulting from a lack of funding, according to the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board.Mobile Team Unit 15, located in Carbondale, is one of 15 ...

Women’s leadership conference speaks on women’s strengths in the workforce

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

September 18, 2015

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The SIUC Society of Women Engineers and Real Talk, an organization that unites students from different backgrounds to emulate change, hosted its second annual "Stronger Together" Women’s Leadership Conference at the Student C...

SIU reintroduces skydiving club

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

September 12, 2015

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For the first time in five years, students can go onto an airplane and free fall into the sky.The SIU skydiving club has not been active for the past five years because of a lack of participation, according to Jared Stern, president o...

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