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University officials discuss details of coming food pantry

By Tyler Crotzer, @TylerCrotzer_DE

April 8, 2016

After studying for hours for an upcoming mid-term, the last thing any student wants to see is an empty fridge. For all those going hungry, SIU interim Chancellor Brad Colwell and vice chancellor of student affairs, Lori Stet...

The future of energy in Illinois

By Tyler Crotzer, @TylerCrotzer_DE

April 5, 2016

SIU will hold its first Energy Day on Wednesday to educate students on trends in energy and the progress in Illinois to ensure a sustainable future.  The event is from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Student Center Auditorium. Afte...

Centerstone closes Big Brothers Big Sisters, consolidates offices

By Tyler Crotzer, @TylerCrotzer_DE

March 17, 2016

Young Southern Illinoisans in need of critical mentoring services lost one more outlet because of the state's budget issues.Centerstone, which also provides developmental and therapeutic services, canceled mentoring services last month to...

SIU research may aid ketamine’s approval as antidepressant

By Tyler Crotzer, @TylerCrotzer_DE

February 10, 2016

Thirty-two percent of college students in 2014 admitted they felt so depressed that it was difficult to function, according to the National College Health Assessment involving 94,197 students from 168 universities.  Researchers ...

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