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Two SIUC Athletes have won national acclaim at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.


The choice for the next chancellor at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is down to two candidates.

SIU is reaching out to the region, hoping to introduce people to the many programs and services available. WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talked with Continuing Education and Outreach Director Kathy Stallman and Recreation Center Associate Director Sally Wright about "For The Community":

AMTRAK

To mayors and universities around Illinois, state funding for Amtrak should be increasing, not being cut back.

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The Southern Illinois University Carbondale Flying Salukis are national champions once again.

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

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner told graduates to work hard, keep learning, and give back during his speech in Carbondale Saturday.

A southern Illinois lawmaker says student representatives on the SIU Board of Trustees should have more voting power.

SIU Trustees have approved a maintenance budget, as the system waits for Springfield to craft a new state fiscal plan for next year.

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SIU Police say they've identified two of the suspects in last Friday's battery on campus, and they're looking for information on the third.

SIU faculty, staff, students, and supporters rallied on the school's Carbondale campus Wednesday, hoping to bring more awareness to the budget cuts Gov. Bruce Rauner is proposing.

An associate professor at SIU Carbondale faces up to a year in jail after being formally charged with battery.

Jennifer Fuller, WSIU

Ohio University Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit says she looks at challenges realistically, but tries to find ways to make them opportunities.

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SIU Police say two people have been arrested, and they're looking for a third suspect, in connection to an incident that prompted a safety alert on the Carbondale campus April 17.

Some faculty members at SIU Carbondale are getting notice that they may not have a job next year, and the school says it’s all because of state funding questions.

Students Organize to Help Nepal

Apr 29, 2015
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A couple of local efforts are underway to help provide assistance to the victims of the earthquake in Nepal.

An Associate Professor at SIU Carbondale was arrested last week after an altercation with a student.

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The latest candidate for Chancellor to visit the SIU Carbondale campus says he sees a lot of potential.

SIU's President says the school has lost more than $10 million this year due to state budget cuts and grant fund sweeps at the state level.

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WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU President Randy Dunn about issues facing the university.

The former athletic director at the University of Northern Iowa wants to take over the same job at SIU-Carbondale.

UPDATE:  SIUC Spokesperson Rae Goldsmith says the campus is clear and there is no concern of threats on campus.

SIU Carbondale officials say a report of an assault on campus Wednesday night turns out be false.

SIU Trustees have approved a five-percent tuition increase for incoming freshmen and transfer students next year.

Environmental Educators from all across the state of Illinois converged at Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Touch Of Nature Environmental Center recently.

WSIU's Kevin Boucher was there.

Four sitting provosts with experience overseeing academic initiatives and serving in multiple university roles have been named finalists for the chancellor's position at SIU-Carbondale.

Axelrod Visits SIU

Apr 14, 2015
Paul Simon Public Policy Insitute

The man who helped lead Barack Obama's successful bid for the White House says next year's race has some vibrant possibilities.

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A SIU Carbondale student has started a petition drive to remove Governor Bruce Rauner as one of the keynote speakers for the university's graduation ceremony next month.

Illinois State Senator Chapin Rose says procurement rules put in place to address corruption during the Blagojevich era are too top-heavy and bureaucratic.

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