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Trenton Education Center Hosts SBDC Day for the Metro East on Jan. 31

11 January 2018, 9:25 AM

The Trenton Education Center, Kaskaskia College invites local and regional business owners and entrepreneurs to meet the staff of the Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for the Metro East at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville to participate in one-on-one counseling sessions. The event runs from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 31 at Kaskaskia College Education Center at 520 E. Broadway in Trenton.

Metro East SBDC Director Jo Ann Di Maggio May finds these open house events...

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SIUE Kicks Off Spring Semester with Warm Treat and Support for Students

8 January 2018, 2:50 PM

(L-R) Junior computer management and information systems major Shauna Yeager and sophomore biology major Nathan Smith talk to Ask Me! volunteers Stephanie Stookey and Kirsten Huene from Human Resources during the first day of the spring 2018 semester.With a projected high of 40 degrees, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s spring semester got off to a chilly start on Monday, Jan. 8. But, thanks to the Office of Student Affairs and campus community members, students were guided to their buildings efficiently and offered a hot chocolate treat for warmth.

Volunteers were spread throughout campus displaying “Ask Me!” signs and offering guidance. Others greeted students and hosted the third annual hot chocolate stand.

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Central Illinois Care Services Expands with Assistance of Metro East SBDC at SIUE

28 December 2017, 11:40 AM

CICS Owners Steve Boyd and Jeff StassiCentral Illinois Care Services (CICS) recently opened its newest office in Glen Carbon to provide services to the Metro East and part of southern Illinois to complement its original Effingham location. Owners Jeff Stassi and Steve Boyd have been working with the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville since early 2016 to enhance their business operations.

SBDC Director Jo Ann Di Maggio May has provided expertise in reviewing the ...

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Human Rights Advocate Naomi Tutu to Speak at MJCHF Fundraising Event

21 December 2017, 9:05 AM

Humanitarian and human rights activist Naomi Tutu.Humanitarian and human rights activist Naomi Tutu will be the special guest for the Mannie Jackson Center for the Humanities Foundation (MJCHF®) Annual Speaker Series and fundraiser scheduled for Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The highly anticipated annual event will be held at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in the Morris University Center’s Meridian Ballroom with a cocktail reception beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Naomi Tutu has dedicated her life’s work to social justice ...

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Aviston Earns a New Auto Body Shop with SBDC Assistance

21 December 2017, 8:15 AM

Aviston, Illinois is an area that is growing in development and will be gaining a new locally owned business in the New Year. Aviston Auto Body Shop owner Ryan Voss decided to pursue his dream of opening his own shop with the help of his wife, Melinda, and the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. They broke ground on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, and plan to open in January 2018.

Everything has been going according to plan for the V...

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SIUE’s Belasen Featured on WalletHub

19 December 2017, 4:16 PM

SIUE’s Ariel R. Belasen, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, was featured in a WalletHub article about the meaning and importance behind credit scores and the validity of having a cash back credit card. 

To read the article about credit scores, click here and to learn more about cash back credit cards, visit here.

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SBDC at SIUE Offers Kauffman Foundation Growth Venture FastTrac Series

15 December 2017, 1:15 PM

FastTrac LogoThe Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for the Metro East at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is collaborating with WRS Solutions LLC to bring the highly acclaimed Kauffman Foundation FastTrac Growth Venture series to the Riverbend area.

The FastTrac series is a flexible program with a proven framework to help established companies and entrepreneurs realize the full potential of their businesses through sustainable growth and operational efficiency. This eight-part serie...

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Students Enjoy Delicious Late Night Breakfast to Kick Off Finals Week

11 December 2017, 1:05 PM

SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook serves junior Nicholas Haley, of Springfield, during the late night breakfast.Approximately 640 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville students were treated to a hearty breakfast Sunday night, served by SIUE administrators, faculty and staff.

SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Jeffrey Waple, and Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Denise Cobb, joined approximately 30 faculty and staff members to dish out a wide spread of food, and wish students well as the semester comes to an end. The menu included French toast sticks, sc...

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The Tibbett’s House: Bed, Breakfast & Books Welcomes All for the Holiday Season

10 December 2017, 1:40 PM

Mindy and Brett CostoWhen you stay at a hotel, do you get the warm comfortable feeling of a home?

Didn’t think so.

When you choose to stay at The Tibbett’s House: Bed, Breakfast & Books in Highland, you are greeted with the smell of freshly baked cookies, and genuine hospitality from owners Brett and Mindy Casto. They even have their company mascots to greet you, too … their two dogs.

You have access to snacks, drinks and toiletries during your stay, as well as some time to connect with other gu...

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Five SIUE Alumni to be Inducted into IBCA Hall of Fame

8 December 2017, 3:10 PM

(L-R) Liz Bray, Stosha Flowers, Alicia McConnell, Amber Allan and Sarah Larson.The DeShasier sisters will achieve a life milestone together as the three SIUE alumni will be inducted into the 2018 Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) Hall of Fame, along with two fellow alums. The Carrollton natives include Stosha DeShasier Flowers, Liz DeShasier Bray and Alicia DeShasier McDonnell.

Liz played SIUE Cougars Women’s Basketball from 1999-2003. She earned a bachelor’s in speech pathology and audiology from the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior...

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SIUE Fall Commencement Bestows Degrees Upon Graduates

8 December 2017, 1:25 PM

Chancellor Randy Pembrook at Fall 2017 Commencement Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook, PhD, oversaw the 2017 Fall Commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 16 in morning and afternoon ceremonies for the 1,257 eligible graduates in the Vadalabene Center on campus.

Ceremony Videos - 9 a.m. | 1 p.m.

McKenzie Ferguson, PharmD, associate professor in the School of Pharmacy and SIUE’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Award winner addressed the morning ceremony, which featured the Graduate School, and the Schools of Busines...

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Retirement Leads to Queen Beedz with the SBDC’s Support

5 December 2017, 5:25 PM

Susan HackneySusan Hackney was looking for a creative outlet as she eased her way into retirement. A lifelong learner, she decided the extra time on her hands provided the opportunity to learn new skills. Having an interest in growing her passion for jewelry making into a business, she learned about the Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

She first attended the SBDC’s monthly workshop “Starting a Small Business” that was held earl...

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SIUE Student Adam Midden Wins in Team Case Competition at Beta Gamma Sigma’s 2017 Global Leadership Summit

4 December 2017, 3:45 PM

RedTeam-AdamMiddenSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville Adam Midden, a senior in the School of Business, and fellow team members won their case category during the Team Case Competition, sponsored by KPMG, at Beta Gamma Sigma’s (BGS) 2017 Global Leadership Summit. 

The Team Case Competition allowed 35 teams of business students to collaborate and provide a solution to a complex business scenario. Midden’s team won based on their innovative and creative solution for their assigned business ca...

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Scott Air Force Base to be Honored at SIUE Commencement

29 November 2017, 4:50 PM

Col. Marc Packler, commander, 375th Communications Group, Scott Air Force Base (SAFB), will address the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville fall 2017 commencement exercise at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16 in the Vadalabene Center.  Packler will be speaking to the graduating class in honor of SAFB’s 100th anniversary.

“We are extremely pleased to celebrate the base’s 100th anniversary,” SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook said.  “Scott Air Force Base and SI...

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WalletHub Features Financial Expertise of SIUE’s Demirer

28 November 2017, 11:05 AM

Riza Demirer, PhD, and director of SIUE’s master’s in economics and finance program.SIUE’s Riza Demirer, PhD, professor and graduate program director in the Department of Economics and Finance, contributed his expertise on tax reform and stock market prices in a WalletHub article posted Monday, Nov. 20.

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India Trip Produces Partnerships for SIUE Schools of Pharmacy, Business, Engineering and CAS

28 November 2017, 10:05 AM

SIUE Chancellor Randy PembrookSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook and School of Pharmacy (SIUE SOP) Dean Gireesh Gupchup visited India in late October and early November to secure agreements that enhance SIUE’s international partnerships.

“We are in the process of increasing our efforts to recruit individuals to SIUE, in particular, Indian students interested in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields seem like a good fit for our programs,” sa...

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SIUE Introduces Online Organizational Talent Management Series

22 November 2017, 9:55 AM

Joel NadlerSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville is introducing online organizational talent management courses that provide instruction and practical applications for incorporating industrial/organizational psychology into organizational decision-making. Enrollment is open now for the non-credit course modules that will begin in February. 

Topics include gathering high-quality survey data, analyzing and interpreting survey results, and designing structured interviews to improve the selection pro...

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Metro East SBDC at SIUE and Troy/Maryville/St. Jacob/Marine Chamber Partner for Small Business Saturday 2017

20 November 2017, 9:40 AM

The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for the Metro East at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) is partnering with the Troy/Maryville/St. Jacob/Marine Chamber of Commerce to promote Small Business Saturday on November 25. Small Business Saturday is a day to celebrate and support small businesses for their significant roles in the community. It comes at a time where shoppers can make their holiday purchases, while supporting local merchants.

The two organizations wil...

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SBDC Commends One Legacy Nomination for the 2018 RootsTech Family History Innovative Product of the Year

9 November 2017, 9:40 AM

Mike StithMike Stith, owner of One LegacyⓇ, has been nominated for the 2018 RootsTech Family History Innovative Product of the Year for his Legacy Sharing program.

One LegacyⓇ collects and shares real stories from everyday people through Legacy Sharing, a guided story-sharing program for groups of all ages.

Stith is humbled by the recognition. “Receiving this nomination is a true honor, and provides added validation for guided story sharing programs,” he said. “Sharing stor...

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SBDC Commends One Legacy Nomination for the 2018 RootsTech Family History Innovative Product of the Year

9 November 2017, 9:40 AM

Mike StithMike Stith, owner of One LegacyⓇ, has been nominated for the 2018 RootsTech Family History Innovative Product of the Year for his Legacy Sharing program.

One LegacyⓇ collects and shares real stories from everyday people through Legacy Sharing, a guided story-sharing program for groups of all ages.

Stith is humbled by the recognition. “Receiving this nomination is a true honor, and provides added validation for guided story sharing programs,” he said. “Sharing stor...

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Pint Perfect of Alton is 2017 Metro East Startup Challenge Winner

3 November 2017, 11:50 AM

2017 Metro East Start-up Challenge WinnersThe Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Metro East Startup Challenge (MESC), a regional business plan competition for entrepreneurs and startups, announced its three cash prize winners today with Alton-based Pint Perfect earning first place and the grand prize of $10,000.

Idea Factory Educational Services (IFES), founded by Nicole Grimm, a former employment relations major at SIUE, won the $6,000 second place prize. The mother-daughter team of Emma and Robyn Starkey grabbed the $4,000 thi...

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Illinois SBDC at SIUE Collaborates to Present Local Showcase Nov. 1 that Promotes and Connects Veteran Entrepreneurs to Resources

26 October 2017, 3:06 PM

The Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will collaborate with the Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) at the Women’s Business Development Center in Chicago and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to support veterans at a local event during National Veterans Small Business Week. 

 The Small Business Connect: Resources for Veterans and All Entrepreneurs Showcase will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov...

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SIUE’s Snyders Sisters Accelerated Education Helps Them Pursue Dreams Together

24 October 2017, 12:45 PM

The Snyders sisters from Jerseyville have always been motivated to advance through higher education and achieve their career aspirations.

Together, they are attending Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and though one is an undergraduate and one a graduate student, their accelerated academic paths have them slated to graduate together in May 2019.

View a video of their story here.

“Ellen’s always been my role model,” said 18-year-old Anne Snyders, a junior majoring ...

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Metro East SBDC Client Code 3 Spices Repeats as Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year

24 October 2017, 10:50 AM

Chris Bohnemeier-Mike RadosevichCode 3 Spices owners Mike Radosevich and Chris Bohnemeier accepted the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce's Small Business of the Year Award on Wednesday, Oct. 18 for the second straight year.

“Code 3 Spices is the perfect example of the kind of power a small business can generate with passion and ambition,” said Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Director Jo Ann Di Maggio May. “The owners are dedicated to th...

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SIUE’s Belasen Offers Expert Advice on “Best Credit Cards for College Students”

23 October 2017, 11:20 AM

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Business’s Ariel Belasen, associate professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, was the featured expert in a Wallethub article, entitled “2017 Best Credit Cards for College Students.”

Belasen offered advice on the best ways for college students to use a credit card and avoid credit issues. Wallethub posted the article on Friday, Oct. 20.

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SIUE and SWIC Introduce Reverse Transfer Credit Program

20 October 2017, 9:20 AM

Students study outdoors on SIUE’s campus.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and Southwestern Illinois College (SWIC) have established a reverse transfer agreement. The Reverse Transfer Credit Program adds a new student-centered feature to the institutions’ existing partnership. The program allows students who have transferred from SWIC to SIUE, without having completed their associate degree, an opportunity to transfer credits back to SWIC in order to obtain this initial credential.

“The reverse transfer agreement e...

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Hundreds Aim to Boost Future Success, Apply for Advanced Degree from SIUE

20 October 2017, 8:43 AM

Haruka Kawata attended the SIUE Graduate School Open House to learn more about the art therapy counseling program and gain the perspective of current graduate students.In today’s aggressive professional environment, an advanced degree gives individuals a competitive edge as they boast enhanced leadership preparation, applied skills, and proven excitement for continuous learning and discovery.

Approximately 370 prospective students received information on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s more than 100 master’s programs, post-baccalaureate certificates, specialist degrees, doctoral degrees and cooperative doctoral programs during th...

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SIUE Adjusts 2018 Spring Commencement

20 October 2017, 8:40 AM

Vadalabene Center CommencementSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville is adjusting its Spring 2018 Commencement schedule to accommodate growth at the event and create an even better experience for the graduates and their guests.

“We are making a serious effort to ensure that all of the graduates’ family members and guests are able to see their graduate receive their degree in person, and have the most enjoyable experience possible,” said SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook. “We had reached a state where...

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SBDC Helps One Legacy Expand Guided Story Sharing Program

19 October 2017, 10:20 AM

One LegacyWhile spending time with his ailing mother at nursing facilities, hospitals, and ultimately hospice, Mike Stith searched for a way to lift her spirits during her struggle with cancer. By asking targeted questions about people and events in her life, the conversations they had lifted her emotions and provided meaningful activity.

Upon finding that many other families and healthcare staff enjoyed participating and appreciated hearing such fascinating personal histories, Stith was inspired to foun...

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Accelerate Toward Degree Completion During SIUE’s Online Winter Session

19 October 2017, 8:55 AM

Denise CobbEnrollment begins Monday, Oct. 30 for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s accelerated winter session. This special session runs Dec. 18, 2017-Jan. 7, 2018. More information is available
at siue.edu/winter-session.

More than 60 three-week courses will be taught entirely online. Available courses cover a variety of disciplines at the introductory, upper-division and graduate level.

“SIUE’s faculty is dedicated to providing high quality learning opportunities that...

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City of Greenville Hosts SBDC Day for the Metro East Oct. 27

11 October 2017, 8:00 AM

The City of Greenville invites local and regional business owners and entrepreneurs to meet the staff of the Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for the Metro East at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville to participate in one-on-one counseling sessions. The event runs from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27 at the Greenville City Hall located at 404 S. Third Street.

Metro East SBDC Director Jo Ann Di Maggio May finds these open house events an effective way to connect with the l...

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SIUE Discusses Race and Ways to Improve its Racial Climate

10 October 2017, 4:29 PM

VenessaTerraConversations about race, building a more safe and equitable campus and the changing face of higher education were among the issues discussed Tuesday, Oct. 10 at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s “Race Dynamics and Racism on Today’s Campus” conference, hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

“I read in The Chronicle of Higher Education that they reported 120 events of racial incidents across the country in the last quarter,&#8...

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Area Employers Connect with SIUE Students During October Career Fairs

9 October 2017, 12:00 PM

More than 150 industry employers and graduate schools met strong student prospects from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville during the Career Development Center’s (CDC) Career Fairs held Wednesday-Thursday, Oct. 4-5.

Lauren Hammel, a senior engineering student from Highland, explored employment opportunities during the Fall Career Fair.

“Our career fairs are growing tremendously,” said Carrie Smolar, assistant director for employer relations in the CDC. “We’re actively working to help students connect with employers and gain professional opportunities.”

“My progr...

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SIUE Inducts Nine to Alumni Hall of Fame during A Night Among the Stars

6 October 2017, 10:20 PM

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville honored nine remarkable graduates at the 2017 SIUE Alumni Hall of Fame ceremony, “A Night Among the Stars,” on Friday, Oct. 6 in the Morris University Center (MUC). These impressive alumni have made exceptional contributions in their chosen fields, in their communities and at SIUE through their leadership, character and hard work.

The School of Dental Medicine honorees will be recognized at the Saturday, Oct. 28 Dean’s Scholarship Gala...

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SIUE ITC Sponsors Presentation on Export Compliance, Travel Safety and Cybersecurity

5 October 2017, 9:35 AM

Silvia Torres-BowmanThe International Trade Center (ITC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, in partnership with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Commerce, present the program Made in America: Protecting our Business, Defending our Technology from noon-4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17 at Birger Hall on the SIUE campus.

“Corporate espionage is very real and a big concern to companies,” ITC Director Silvia Torres-Bowman said. ...

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2017 SIUE Homecoming Welcomes Alumni

28 September 2017, 8:50 AM

Students enjoy the annual Woodland Bowl bonfire during Homecoming 2016.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is celebrating 2017 Homecoming with a weeklong series of events for current students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members. This year’s events begin Monday, Oct. 2, running through Sunday, Oct. 8 on the SIUE campus.

This year’s student theme is “Once a Cougar, Always a Cougar.” The schedule of student events will include: a chalk mural contest; the 16th Annual Chili Cook-Off; the traditional golf cart parade followed by t...

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Popular Construction Leadership Institute 2018 Registration Opens

26 September 2017, 8:40 AM

CLI 2017 ClassSuccess in the highly competitive building industry requires exceptional leadership, management and communication skills. The innovative Construction Leadership Institute (CLI) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has packaged those skills into a convenient, accelerated, nine-week program. SIUE announced today that it is now accepting registrations for the 2017 session of this highly popular program. 

Over the course of its 15-year history, CLI has seen many of its more than 300 gr...

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SIUE’s Pembrook Urges Growth and Change Through New Challenges During University Address

21 September 2017, 3:30 PM

SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook presented his second annual State of the University Address to the campus community on Thursday, Sept. 21 with the theme of “Big Questions.” Pembrook highlighted the University’s many successes, motivated future progress, and in light of two racially motivated incidents on campus last week, emphasized SIUE’s strong stance against hate crimes.

“We’re in a higher education setting, and that mea...

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ITC at SIUE Hosts Expert for Screening International Business Partners

19 September 2017, 11:40 AM

Silvia Torres-BowmanThe International Trade Center (ITC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will present “Due Diligence: Best Practices for Screening International Business Partners” from noon-2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 28 at SIUE’s Morris University Center Maple/Dogwood Room.

As part of its Trade Luncheon Series, the ITC will host Louise Kern, managing director of Global Business Information Services, Inc. (GloBIS) and an expert in the business information industry with over 3...

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SIUE Explore Days Help Connect Students with their Ideal Academic Program

15 September 2017, 3:10 PM

A prospective student considers the academic programming available at SIUE.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s fall Explore Days are offering current and prospective students opportunities for in-depth interaction with representatives from specific academic areas, as they work to decide which program will best foster their growth and prepare them to achieve their future aspirations.

“With more than 280 areas of study, SIUE is equipped to offer students a robust educational experience with diverse programming that will prepare them for successful ca...

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SIUE Study Abroad Fair Inspires Students to Pursue Global Experiences

15 September 2017, 2:35 PM

(L-R) Freshmen Ciara Marold and Hayleigh Lutz listen intently to a representative at the SIUE Study Abroad Fair.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville students explored a breadth of cultural immersion opportunities during the Study Aboard Fair held Thursday, Sept. 14 in the Morris University Center.

“It’s important to leave the country to get a broader world view,” said Katie Murphy, a sophomore studying speech pathology, as she explored the Study Abroad Fair. “When you’re in college, your horizons are expanding. That’s why now is the perfect time to travel.”

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U.S. News Rates SIUE a Top 15 Midwest Regional Public University

12 September 2017, 9:40 AM

US News and World Report

U.S. News & World Report ranks Southern Illinois University Edwardsville among the best Regional Universities Midwest for the 14th consecutive year and among the top 15 public universities in that category. SIUE is also rated among the top Midwest Regionals for least amount of student debt upon graduation. The listing is in the magazine’s “Best Colleges of 2018” issue that was released today.

SIUE was featured at number 70 in this year’s rankings of 165 Regional Unive...

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Record School of Nursing and Online Enrollment at SIUE

7 September 2017, 9:45 AM

SIUE Freshman Class of 2021.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville recorded its ninth largest all-time enrollment as the School of Nursing (SON) posted record enrollment and online enrollment reached a record 854 students for the fall 2017 semester. SIUE saw its overall student enrollment drop slightly (2.4 percent) to 13,796 students registered for fall 2017, but it still lands among the institution’s all-time top 10 enrollment figures.

The SIUE SON has 1,435 students (increase of 100 students or 7 percent) enro...

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Student Organization and Volunteer Fairs Promote SIUE Values

31 August 2017, 1:30 PM

Kassie Jeralds, of pre-pharmacy major from Royalton, signs up to learn more about G.I.R.L., a new student organization founded by junior mass communications major Dejanee Callahan.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville students were presented with ample opportunities to add value and purpose to their higher education experience during the Student Organization and Volunteer Fairs held Monday-Wednesday, Aug. 28-30.

The Student Organization Fair showcased a sampling of the University’s more than 300 student organizations. According to Michelle Welter, associate director of SIUE’s Kimmel Student Involvement Center, student organizations are the most popular wa...

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SIUE’s School of Business Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter Receives National Recognition

22 August 2017, 10:30 AM

Kelly Pfaff-Tim SchoeneckerThe Board of Governors of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) has awarded the 2016-17 Collegiate Chapter Honor Roll certificate to the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Business BGS chapter.

According to the BGS chapter year in review results, “The status is indicative of a campus where academic excellence is valued and where the faculty officers of the chapter work diligently to enhance Beta Gamma Sigma’s stature on campus.” 

As a High Honors chapter, SIUE’s ...

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