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SIUE leaders relieved over budget deal, wary of the future

By Koran Addo, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

July 5, 2016

Filed under News

After a year and a half of mostly unproductive bickering, Illinois lawmakers compromised last week to pass a makeshift spending plan giving state agencies a six-month reprieve from the budget standoff between the Republican gover...

SIUC student hospitalized after falling off cliff in Giant City

By Bill Lukitsch, @Bill_LukitschDE

May 4, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

An SIUC student was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital Monday after she fell off a cliff in Giant City State Park.The woman fell about 40 to 50 feet while she and two other students were climbing an off-trail bluff near the Giant C...

May 2 Protest

May 3, 2016

Filed under Multimedia, News, Videos

Former astronaut, previous chancellor join list of SIUC commencement speakers

By Evan Jones and Anna Spoerre, Daily Egyptian

May 10, 2016

Filed under Campus, City, News

Joan Higginbotham will speak at the 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. commencement ceremonies Friday.Higginbotham, a 1987 SIU graduate from Chicago, is the third African-American woman to take a shuttle into space. "My career plan origina...

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