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Fermentation institute puts SIU 'on cutting edge'

Opportunities for a new field of study and interdisciplinary research are on tap at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Saluki soybeans begin ‘international career’

Saluki soybean varieties developed at Southern Illinois University Carbondale may soon take root in Greece.


Welcoming the intellectually curious


Malik earns outstanding dissertation honor

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is honoring a recently graduated doctoral student for the high quality of her dissertation.


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Traveling Vietnam Wall to educate, honor and heal

Next month’s Traveling Vietnam Wall exhibit and related activities at SIU Carbondale will present opportunities for learning, for healing, and for honoring those lost in the war. read more...

Theater department presents 2014-15 lineup

The Department of Theater at Southern Illinois University Carbondale announces the lineup for the 2014-2015 season. Auditions for three of the productions, open to students and community members, are set for next week. read more...

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