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Presidents from the state's public universities have met with lawmakers at the state capitol to object to Governor Bruce Rauner's proposed higher education budget for FY 2016.

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU Journalism and Political Science Professor Scott McClurg about "The Carbondale Study," which aims to guage the views of residents on a range of issues from law and crime to environmental issues and race, healthcare, and community relationships.

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More than three thousand current and former SIU Carbondale employees will be getting paid for furlough days taken in FY'11.

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Money matters will be top on the list for SIU Trustees as they meet in Carbondale this week.

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Mar 4, 2015

The SIU Women's Basketball team has struggled in the past two decades.

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An effort is underway to help provide some 2,000 storybooks to SIU Carbondale Head Start students and their families.

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WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU President Randy Dunn about budget issues, new members of the SIU Board of Trustees, and more.

Governor Bruce Rauner has named two new people to the SIU Board of Trustees, and re-appointed a previous member.

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WSIU's Jennifer Fuller interviews Big Muddy Film Festival Co-Directors Stacy Jill Calvert and Hassan Pitts about the 2015 event.

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SIU President Randy Dunn talks with WSIU's Jak Tichenor after Gov. Bruce Rauner's 2015 Budget Address.

Belleville News Democrat reporters George Pawlaczyk and Beth Hundsdorfer say they were inspired to write their "Violation of Trust" series after interviewing a sexual assault victim whose case never went to trial.

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Governor Rauner's FY 2016 budget proposes reducing higher education funding by about one-third.

SIU Carbondale's Spring enrollment is up over last year - and administrators say it's a positive sign their retention efforts are taking hold.

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The search committees for SIU Carbondale's next Chancellor and Athletics Director are set to begin work.

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WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU President Randy Dunn.

The administration at Southern Illinois University Carbondale will comply with with an  Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board decision.

SIU Police are warning people to take extra care in an area just north of campus, after a string of robberies over the last couple of weeks.

Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill’s report on sexual assault on college campuses, coupled with a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, spurred university leaders all over the country to increase their efforts to prevent crime in 2014 – and halfway through this academic year, SIU says they’re seeing about what they expected.

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A federal trial has been delayed for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.

A former Southern Illinois University employee will spend six months behind bars, and four years probation, after pleading guilty to stealing more than $30,000 from the school.

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WSIU's Jennifer Fuller interviews SIU President Randy Dunn.

At the close of 2014, SIU Trustees are looking ahead to what may be coming from the state in the New Year.

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SIU Trustees are considering the future of several aging buildings on the Carbondale campus, and spent time Wednesday touring parts of Greek Row to see first-hand what their options are.

A national search for a permanent SIU Carbondale Chancellor could begin soon, as the university’s Board of Trustees are finalizing details for just how the process should go.

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Dozens of Southern Illinois University Carbondale students gathered at the Student Center during the noon hour Tuesday to protest against what they believe is police injustice in the U.S.

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A federal trial is scheduled for early next year for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.

Minority student enrollment at Southern Illinois University's Edwardsville campus is the highest it's been in at least two decades.

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Former SIU Carbondale Provost John Nicklow will take a similar position at the University of New Orleans.

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SIU President Randy Dunn says administrators are working to put together proposals that include dramatic cuts in state funding for the next fiscal year.

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