Garrett Schmidt: Jazz trumpet requires passion and practice

Read the Article. Published October 10, 2014

Prof. Garrett Schmidt was born in Maryville, Illinois. He obtained a bachelor's in music from Eastern Illinois University and a master's in music from the University of Rochester. Today he is an assistant professor of music at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Peg Simons: Self-proclaimed hippie inspired by existentialist

Read the Article. Published October 3, 2014

Dr. Margaret (Peg) Simons as born in Wyandotte, Michigan, and obtained her doctorate from Purdue University in Indiana. She was for many years a faculty member and the Chair of the Department of Philosophy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Cory Byers: Technology no substitute for video shooting skill

Read the Article. Published September 26, 2014

Cory Byers was born in Effingham, Illinois. He obtained a bachelor’s and master’s in advertising from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, and a second master’s in mass communications from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Today he is an instructor in the Department of Mass Communications at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Nepal: Some languages in Nepal in danger of disappearing

Read the Article. Published September 19, 2014

Dr. Kristine Hildebrandt, Associate Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature; Dr. Shunfu Hu, Professor in the Department of Geography; and Dr. Jessica Krim, Assistant Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville talk about their trip to Nepal.

Tammy Voepel: Teaching students to overcome a fear of math Read the Article. Published September 12, 2014

Ayse Evrensel: Economies and cultures can't be separated Read the Article. Published September 5, 2014

Prince Wells and Sandra Weissinger: Black studies programs aid in understanding U.S. Read the Article. Published August 29, 2014

Grant Andree: Speakers, artists open SIUE to the community Read the Article. Published August 22, 2014

Wendy Greenwood: Theater degrees prepare students for careers Read the Article. Published August 17, 2014

Jeff Manuel: Historian studies World War I-era lynching Read the Article. Published August 8, 2014

Morris Taylor: Failures require new thoughts on crime Read the Article. Published August 1, 2014

Alicia Alexander: Communication key to world, family relations Read the Article. Published July 25, 2014

Darryl Coan: Music education is a key to student success Read the Article. Published July 18, 2014

Erin Vigneau-Dimick: Book preservation still important in digital age Read the Article. Published July 11, 2014

Kim Bozark: Theater education includes acting, promotion Read the Article. Published July 4, 2014

Raul Rodriguez: Cuban scholar building connections locally Read the Article. Published June 27, 2014

Anne Craver: French roots go deep in U.S., St. Louis history Read the Article. Published June 20, 2014

Richard Brugam: Retiring professor leaves environmental legacy Read the Article. Published June 13, 2014

Kathleen Tunney: Social work a broad, often invisible profession Read the Article. Published June 6, 2014

Art-A-Thon 2014: "Art-A-Thon" celebrates importance of arts Read the Article. Published May 30, 2014

URCA Students: Undergrads inspired by ability to do research Read the Article. Published May 23, 2014

Yannick le Boulicaut: Scholar brings English literature to 21st century Read the Article. Published May 16, 2014

Pan Shouyong: Scholar explains recent museum boom in China Read the Article. Published May 9, 2014

Steel Band: Band students learn music and culture on trip Read the Article. Published May 2, 2014

Brian Hinterscher: Academic advising a key to student success Read the Article. Published April 25, 2014

Steve Jankowski: Communication is the key to career success Read the Article. Published April 18, 2014

Round Table: Civil War, Lincoln engage scholars and public Read the Article. Published April 11, 2014

Ronald Schaefer: Language is the "lens" to our understanding Read the Article. Published April 4, 2014

Joshua Kryah: Poetry still has the power to carry the day Read the Article. Published March 28, 2014

Susan Hume: Geography more than just maps and capitals Read the Article. Published March 21, 2014

Drew Dolan: Public administration more than just politics Read the Article. Published March 14, 2014

Rajbir Hazelwood: Identity requires more than just citizenship Read the Article. Published March 7, 2014

Craig Steiner: Higher education fundraisers react to new realities Read the Article. Published February 28, 2014

Tisha Brooks: Literature, religion influence scholar's work Read the Article. Published February 21, 2014

Round Table: Diversity more than a black and white issue Read the Article. Published February 14, 2014

Theater Group: Students embrace avant-garde theatre style Read the Article. Published February 7, 2014

Nazli Aggun: Turkish language a bridge to understanding Read the Article. Published January 31, 2014

Mac Hinson: To one local man, clarinet more than a "stick" Read the Article. Published January 24, 2014

Suriname Trip: Suriname trip opens new cultures to students Read the Article. Published January 17, 2014

Adriana Martinez: Climate, humans pose consequences for water Read the Article. Published January 10, 2014

Linda Markowitz: Local sociologist studies unions and feminism Read the Article. Published January 3, 2014

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