For Immediate Release

Contact: Jak Tichenor, Senior Producer, WSIU Public Television, (618) 453-6187,

Carbondale, Ill.-- The public media series Illinois Lawmakers will produce live coverage of Illinois Governor Pat Quinn's Budget Address to the Illinois General Assembly on Wednesday, February 22 at noon.

Community Cinema Film Screening is February 25

Feb 20, 2012


For Immediate Release

Friday, February 17, 2012


Vickie Devenport, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-6148,


For Immediate Release

Monday, January 30, 2012

Contacts: Vickie Devenport, WSIU Outreach Coordinator, (618) 453-6148,

Carbondale, Ill. -- In recognition of Black History Month, WSIU Public Broadcasting, the public media arm of Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), and the African American Museum of Southern Illinois will present a free film screening of the powerful PBS documentary, American Experience: Freedom Riders, followed by a discussion featuring original Freedom Rider Ernest "Rip" Patton of Nashville, Tennessee.