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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...

Bridging borders: Bringing Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month to SIU

By Brey Mong-Delane, @BreyMong_DE

April 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

SIU kicked off Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month last week by engaging students in activities to learn about and experience the culture of the people to raise awareness of diversity on campus."We try to cover a wide r...

SIUC lawyer selected as new U.S. Magistrate Judge

By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 20, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

A lawyer for SIU has been picked as the next U.S. Magistrate Judge sitting in Benton, court officials said Friday.Reona J. Daly, a graduate of Illinois Wesleyan University and then the Southern Illinois University School of L...

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