In an effort to keep an open dialogue with students, faculty, staff, and community of SIUC we have asked several various people from across that spectrum to give their reflections on the everyday life for Black people in the area.Read More
June 10, 2016 Detectives of the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Department of Public Safety, in coordination with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Jackson County State’s Attorney’s Office, have identified the maker of a video that advocated racial violence on campus. The viral video was posted on social media near the end of the spring semester and removed following…Read More
Black Alumni Group Vice President, Kevin Winstead discusses the racial tensions on campus and what the Black Alumni Group is doing to keep parents and alums informed.Read More
The federal government is investigating SIU after complaints about its handling of two sexual assault cases.Read More
Linda McCabe Smith, SIUC’s associate chancellor for institutional diversity, announced during today’s SIU Board of Trustees meeting that she will leave SIUC on June 30.Read More
Two Southern Illinois University Carbondale students are being honored by the MidAmerica Healthcare Executives Forum for their academic excellence, volunteerism, leadership and involvement in health care activities.
Four students silently protested the SIU Board of Trustees executive meeting Wednesday to express discontent with interim Chancellor Brad Colwell’s efforts to create a diversity committee. Source: Students silently protest executive BOT meetingRead More
students at Southern Illinois have found themselves in the middle of great stress and turmoil due to the racial climate of Southern Illinois UniversityRead More