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April 27, 2017
Southern Illinois TEACHERS go for more - Jeanette Johnson
ELL/Bilingual Endorsement or Dual Credit Certification poster Southern Illinois TEACHERS holding an Illinois Professional Educators License can earn an ELL/Bilingual Endorsement or Dual Credit Certification during Summer 2017 through Spring 2018 semesters. Thanks to a grant by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) tuition for qualified courses and graduate school application fees are paid for Summer 2017 (only). ENROLL NOW-Intersession Classes begin 5/15 (must be enrolled by 5/8) and Summer Classes begin 6/12 (must be enrolled by 6/5)

April 27, 2017
Journeys  e Newsletter Inaugural Edition - Jeanette Johnson
It is our pleasure to share with you our Journeys  eNewsletter Spring 2017 Inaugural Edition. We invite you to read this issue to understand the activities and achievements of our remarkable faculty, students, and alumni who call this college home. Enjoy!

March 31, 2017
Earthquake Kiosk brings reality to life
Are you ready for an earthquake? Find out if you're prepared by visiting the Midwest's first-ever earthquake interactive Kiosk that brings the reality of an earthquake to life. Located in the Carbondale Mall in Carbondale, IL the earthquake Kiosk offers multimedia and a NewSpin360 program with a virtual environment that allows users to “spin” through a home. This application gives the earthquake Kiosk an added level of user interactivity that helps increase public awareness and encourages earthquake preparedness.

March 20, 2017
Education college climbs to No. 72 in U.S. News rankings - Christi Mathis
The university moved up 27 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings for best schools of education in the graduate school rankings released last week.

March 16, 2017
SIU Day a BIG DAY of Giving
The results are in on the SIU Day of Giving, Open the door to opportunity fundraiser.

March 15, 2017
The BIG Event
When hundreds of Salukis come together for a cause? BIG things happen! Students sign up to volunteer. We want to show our new and long-standing community partners how much we appreciate their support of our university.

March 15, 2017
Rising in the Ranks
SIU recognized as one of the Best Grad Schools by U.S. News & World Report.

March 15, 2017
Nichols, 2017 Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity Awardee - University Women’s Professional Advancement (UWPA)
Dr. Jane Nichols is the recipient of the 2017 Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity Award. Dr. Nichols will be honored at the 21st Annual Celebrate Women Reception and Award Ceremony on March 30, 2017 on campus in the Morris Library.

March 10, 2017
Rehabilitation and Disability Research featured in Saluki Stories - Unknown
Rehabilitation and Disability Research director is featured in the Diversity, Academic Excellence And Internationalization section of the SIU's Graduate School's, Saluki Stories, Spring 2017 publication. Carl Flowers, Director and professor of Rehabilitation Institute comments about the Rehabilitation Institute and its founder of the program Dr. Guy Renzaglia.

March 06, 2017
Awarded Cutting Edge Award in Human Resource Development - Jeanette Johnson
The 2017 annual Academy for Human Resource Development conference awarded Cynthia Sims, Interim Associate Dean and Associate Professor in the Department of Workforce Education and Development and her HRD students the Cutting Edge Award for outstanding contribution to the field of Human Resource Development at this year's conference held in San Antonio, Texas on March 2-4, 2017.

March 03, 2017
A Festschrift honors Melvin C. Terrell
A book titled Advancing Equity and Diversity in Student Affairs is a Festschrift in honor of Melvin C. Terrell.

February 17, 2017
SIUDAY is March 1. Together, we can open the door to opportunity at SIU-even in one day!

February 16, 2017
Rehfeldt presents at SIU Assessment Day Conference
Dr. Ruth Anne Rehfeldt, Department of Rehabilitation Institute presents at SIU Assessment Day Conference in Morris Library on February 23, 2017. She will provide an Overview of Higher Learning Commission Accreditation and the important role assessment plays in the accreditation process.

January 19, 2017
Carbondale Spotlight: Matthew Keefer
Dean Matthew Keefer featured in Explore Carbondale, Illinois video.

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