Time: 7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Student Center
7:45 AM to 4:30 PM - Student Center: We’ve discovered that students who attend NSO often have higher first semester GPAs and a deeper connection to campus. That’s why attendance at NSO is required for all new freshmen. What's so great about NSO? We remove the 'oops, I forgot' and the 'I wish I'd known' factors by helping you take care of all the details for your first day as a student. And we introduce you to some of the resources that will help you take your best and make it better. Find out more and register.
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: Morris Library First Floor Rotunda Exhibit Space
8:00 AM to 9:00 PM - Morris Library First Floor Rotunda Exhibit Space Visit the Cool Change Art Show in Morris Library’s first floor rotunda. Escape the heat in June and July. Local Artists dispel the hot, thick air with a drenching downpour of inspiration. Explore the cool change they create. Participants include: Julie Carmen, Retha Daugherty, Eileen Doman, Jonny Gray, Maria Johnson, Lisa Lennox, Beth Martell, Theresa Smith, Jan York and others. Contact Beth Martell, 618-453-4097 for more information.
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Morris Library Hall of Presidents Exhibit Space
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM - Morris Library Hall of Presidents Exhibit Space A collection of Japanese wood block prints that date to around the end of the 19th century. The artists responsible for the prints in this collection are Tatsugoro Nagashima, Watanabe Nobukazu, Kobayashi Kiyochika, Migita Toshihide, Utagawa Kokuimasa, Adachi Ginko, Mizuno Toshikata, and Kobayashi Toshimitsu. Many of these prints are propaganda or war reports sent back home to encourage/inform support of the Japanese Imperial army. This collection is a part of The Open Court Publishing Records and was put together by the Special Collections Research Center at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Morris Library DeJarnett American Heritage Room
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Morris Library DeJarnett American Heritage Room Dissertation Defense of Daniel McBride. Psychology.
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Student Center Craft Shop Ceramics Room
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Student Center Craft Shop Ceramics Room Lean to throw on the pottery wheel and hand build items in clay. Tour the world of ceramics. Piece will be fired. Must return to glaze & fire. Minimum 4, Maximum 8 Age 7 - 12 Cost: $45