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SIU Officials Approve 5 Percent Tuition Increase

Tuition will increase by $366 for Illinois residents, bringing tuition totals to $7,662 for in-state students and about $21,740 in tuition and fees for out-of-state students.


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SIU Police Probe Latest Reported Sexual Assault

Authorities at Southern Illinois University are investigating the third reported sexual assault on the Carbondale campus in about a month.


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SIU Warns of Toxic Algae in Carbondale Campus Lake

Southern Illinois University is cautioning people and pets to avoid skin contact with water from the Carbondale campus’ lake because of naturally occurring toxic algae.


New Southern Illinois University president Randy Dunn (Photo: Youngstown State University)

New SIU President Has Refund Clause in Contract

The incoming president at Southern Illinois University will have to pay $250,000 if he leaves his new post within three and a half years.


New Southern Illinois University president Randy Dunn (Photo: Youngstown State University)

Randy Dunn Named New SIU President

Former SIUC faculty member leaving Youngstown State presidency


Illinois Governor Pat Quinn makes his remarks during the opening at the state fair in DuQuoin, Illinois on August 23, 2013.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Southern Illinois Gets Broadband Boost

Gov. Pat Quinn announces $1.5 million investment in technology.



SIU Board Meeting Derails After 2 Walk Out

An effort to elect officers on the Southern Illinois University’s governing board short-circuited when two members walked out of the panel’s meeting.


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Furst-Bowe Named Chancellor At SIU-Edwardsville

8th chancellor in school history comes from University of Wisconsin-Stout.


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Ill. University Presidents Plea for More $$$

State university officials have begun their annual trek to Springfield, testifying about what their financial needs.



SIUC Faculty Group Sets Nov. 3 Strike Date

Members of the faculty association plan to strike if a contract settlement isn’t reached.