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Enhanced technology will benefit researchers

Researchers today have no shortage of data. They have data coming out of their proverbial ears.

Researchers tracking threatened ‘mudpuppies’

These puppies won’t come when they’re called, so researchers at Southern Illinois University Carbondale catch them instead.


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Three student artists share Rickert-Ziebold award

Three artists will share the 2015 Rickert-Ziebold Trust Award at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Graduate student wins prestigious NSF fellowship

A doctoral student in chemistry at Southern Illinois University Carbondale has won a prestigious fellowship from one of the nation’s leading science foundations.


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University to host noted physicist Michio Kaku

Michio Kaku, a best-selling author and theoretical physicist whose work includes predicting trends affecting business, commerce and finance, will visit Southern Illinois University Carbondale next week as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series.. read more...

University again earns recognition for ‘green’ efforts

Southern Illinois University Carbondale has earned national recognition for its commitment to sustainability and green initiatives for the third year in a row and the fourth time in six years.. read more...

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