With 1,685 international students from 89 countries attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale on federal student visas, the group makes up 9.7 percent of the total student body, according to a Carbondale Reporter analysis of data obtained from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Interim Chancellor William Colwell was the highest-earning individual at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2016, with total compensation reaching $295,000 according to a Carbondale Reporter analysis of Illinois Board of Higher Education data.
A Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) professor is breaking new ground in research on sudden death syndrome (SDS) in soybeans, a disease that can threaten entire harvests of the widespread crop, according to a press release.
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale’s (SIUC) staff salaries and pensioner benefits perfectly exemplify the factors contributing to the state’s higher education crisis and rising tuition costs, according to the Illinois Policy Institute.
The Southern Illinois University (SIU) Foundation is almost halfway to collecting its fundraising goal of $75 million to help provide scholarships and other benefits to its Carbondale students, SIU announced recently.
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale’s commemoration of the 20th anniversary of its Paul Simon Public Policy Institute will culminate with an address from former Illinois Gov. Jim Edgar, who signed off on creating the institute in 1995.
An interactive kiosk unveiled recently at Southern Illinois University is unique in the Midwest. It offers earthquake safety, tips on preventing earthquake damage to houses and businesses, and information about earthquake hazards in Illinois.
Southern Illinois University (SIU) Carbondale will host its first SIU Day of Giving on March 1-2, a 24-hour fundraising campaign designed to inspire alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff to support specific areas of campus.