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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.


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Fraternity earns national recognition

A Southern Illinois University Carbondale fraternity recently received national recognition for excellence in a number of areas.


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SIU again earns national honor for diversity

For the third year in a row, Southern Illinois University Carbondale has earned national recognition for its commitment to diversity and inclusivity. read more...

SIU to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Southern Illinois University Carbondale will celebrate the 2014 Hispanic Heritage Month with an assortment of special events and activities. The events run from Monday, Sept. 15 through Oct. 9. read more...

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