Daily Egyptian

I’m not giving students ‘trigger warnings’

By Gina Barreca, The Hartford Courant

June 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The day I'm forced to offer "trigger warnings" before teaching is the day I stop teaching. To insist that I, or any other teacher, warn students that the material in a class might upset them defeats the purpose of education. ...

Ex-Loyola basketball players say Sheryl Swoopes’ coaching methods behind mass transfers

By Shannon Ryan, Chicago Tribune

May 1, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

In the summer of 2013, less than four months after beginning her first coaching job at Loyola Chicago, Sheryl Swoopes gathered her team at a campus theater to watch an ESPN documentary about her emergence as one of the best w...

CESL to lose faculty this fall after dip in program enrollment

By Anna Spoerre, @AnnaSpoerre

May 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

SIU’s Center for English as a Second Language program will see a reduction in faculty this fall, the center's interim director said Monday. Letters ­­— containing either a renewal or non-renewal of each faculty member’s term appointment ...

Here’s how Illinois residents can help save a life

By Daily Egyptian campus desk

May 10, 2016

Filed under Campus, City, News

Every day, an average of 79 people receive organ transplants while 22 die waiting for the organ they never got, according to organdonor.gov.Last month, Illinois' organ and tissue donor registry reached 6 million, Illinois Secretary of State ...

SIU fails to redact names in sexual assault documents

By Kayli Plotner, @Kayplot

May 8, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

The university has apologized after personal information regarding sexual assault claims was not redacted in Freedom of Information Act documents.In a September 2015 FOIA request obtained by the Daily Egyptian, SIU’s FOIA ...

SIU students plan for sit-ins at chancellor’s office for most of the week

By Daily Egyptian campus desk

April 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Students plan to sit-in outside the chancellor's office for an hour Tuesday through Thursday, demanding the university resume a search for a professor who specializes in Africana philosophy and African-American philosophy.Jo...

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