SIU Communications

A group of faculty at SIU-Carbondale recently received a grant that's designed to help attract more students to the humanities.

Mont Allen - an assistant professor of classics and art history - is leading the effort.

Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois

A regional organization is looking to bring equality in the STEM field by particpating in the People's Choice Award for the Illinois Impact Challenge.

Kim Vrooman, the Director of Communications and Development at Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois, said if the organization is named the People's Choice Award winner it will recieve $250,000 to fund mobile STEM Labs.

22nd Annual Science In The South Conference

Jan 19, 2018

SIU hosted the 22nd annual Science in the South Conference Friday.

Dozens of K-12 educators from around Illinois gathered at the Student Center Friday for the annual Science in the South Conference.

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Kathy Pericak-Spector about SIU's Expanding Your Horizons conference for 2017:

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU DaVinci Days Coordinator HD Motyl about this year's events:


WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU Leadership Development Program Director Bruce DeRuntz, and Interim STEM Education Research Center Director Harvey Henson about a new grant to help expand the initiative:

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with "Expanding Your Horizons" Chair Kathleen Pericak-Spector.