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

15 September 2017, 3:10 PM

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will honor 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.

A cocktail reception in the Meridian Ballroom will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner and an awards presen...

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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

SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook.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 Universi...

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SIUE Makes Impressive Guinness World Record Attempt for “Longest Line of Books”

11 September 2017, 8:20 AM

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville may soon be a Guinness World Record holder for “longest line of books!”

While results await official confirmation from Guinness Book of World Records, a remarkable effort was made on Friday, Sept. 8, International Literacy Day, as the campus and surrounding communities joined to create a path comprising 21,048 books stretching nearly three miles. View a video of the effort here.

SIUE’s total surpassed the current record, which was s...

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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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Public Invited to Take Part in Sept. 8 Guinness World Record Attempt at SIUE

6 September 2017, 2:40 PM

SIUE invites the public to participate in its “Longest line of books” Guinness World Record attempt, with gently-used donated books creating a path for miles.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has teamed with community businesses and organizations in hopes of achieving a Guinness World Record for the “longest line of books” on International Literacy Day.

Organizer Stephen Hupp, PhD, professor of psychology in the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior, invites the public to help accomplish the amazing achievement, beginning with an opening kickoff at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8 at the Outdoor Recreational Sports Complex off...

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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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American Heart Association Funds SIUE Research on Cost-Effective Tool to Measure Heart Disease Risk

28 August 2017, 8:50 AM

Graduate student Saygin Sop (seated) looks at a 3D model with fellow student Akhila Karlapalem, while Dr. Jon Klingensmith looks on.Heart disease is the leading cause of the death in the United States, and current technologies used to measure risk are expensive and often inaccessible. That’s why Southern Illinois University Edwardsville researchers are working to create a more cost-effective tool for identifying risk of cardiac events through the innovative use of ultrasound.

The American Heart Association has granted SIUE $154,000 in support of the research being conducted by principal investigator Jon Klingensmith, ...

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Book Donations Needed for Guinness World Record Attempt at SIUE

25 August 2017, 10:00 AM

Children in the SIUE Head Start/Early Head Start Program happily display books that have been donated to them.Tens of thousands of books are needed in support of a Guinness World Record attempt to create the “Longest line of books” at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

In conjunction with International Literacy Day on Friday, Sept. 8, organizer Stephen Hupp, PhD, professor of psychology in the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior, invites the public to help accomplish the amazing achievement which will take place on campus near the Early Childhood Center.

The current reco...

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Diverse Programming and Experiential Learning Top of Mind for SEHHB Interim Dean Paul Rose

23 August 2017, 9:00 AM

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Education, Health and Human Behavior’s (SEHHB) diverse programming offers students powerful learning opportunities that are not readily available elsewhere, according to Interim Dean Paul Rose, PhD.

In his interim role as leader of the School, Rose is focused on working collectively with faculty and staff to orient academic programs around student needs. A key component in fostering student success, he says, is the infusion of expe...

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SIUE Welcomes Freshmen to Campus on Move-in Day

17 August 2017, 3:05 PM


Thursday, Aug. 17 marked a significant transition for 1,200 freshmen at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville as they moved into their residence halls – their new home away from home as they begin their journey in higher education. The students are among the approximately 1,800 freshmen comprising SIUE’s Class of 2021.

“The transition from high school to college is fun,” said Jeffrey Waple, PhD, vice chancellor for student affairs. “It comes with excitemen...

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SIUE Introduces Online Degree Completion Program in Integrative Studies

17 August 2017, 8:00 AM

Denise Cobb

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is introducing a completely online degree completion program in integrative studies with a focus on leadership in organizations. It is geared toward non-traditional students, primarily working adults and is available for fall 2017.

“This flexible program is designed to help adult learners return to college to complete their degrees,” said Denise Cobb, PhD, SIUE provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. “In particular, SIUE no...

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Area Educators Attend SIUE Faculty Led Workshop on Instructing and Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

14 August 2017, 9:25 AM

Elizabeth McKenney, PhD, associate professor of school psychology (second from right) participates in an activity with a group of school psychologists during a workshop, entitled, Instructing and Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.Special education teachers and school psychologists engaged in lifelong learning and collaboration to provide the best possible outcomes for their students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) during a workshop hosted by Southern Illinois University Edwardsville faculty Aug. 8-10 at Civic Memorial High School in Bethalto.

Leading the innovative interdisciplinary workshop were SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB) faculty members Susanne James, PhD, associate professor and g...

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SIUE to Host its Annual Sustainability Workshop on Aug. 14

10 August 2017, 1:40 PM

KimPetzingInnovative ways to merge the classroom with the community is the topic of the next sustainability conference on Monday, Aug. 14 at the Center for Spirituality and Sustainability on the campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. 

“We are charting a new path for sustainability at SIUE that will involve more stakeholders, including SIUE students, faculty and staff and community members,” said Connie Frey Spurlock, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Sociology a...

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Nationally Known Educator, Dr. Steve Perry, Shares Tactical Methods for Student Success at SIUE’s East St. Louis Charter High School

9 August 2017, 11:30 AM

Dr.StevePerryAs part of his life’s mission to make education and college accessible to those who need it most, Dr. Steve Perry, highly sought-after black educator, author and speaker, spoke at the opening ceremony of the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Charter High School (CHS) Teachers Institute on Monday, Aug. 7. 

Perry, educational “revolutionist” for African American students and founder and principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford Conn.,...

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SIUE First Day of Classes and Solar Eclipse Events

2 August 2017, 2:20 PM

solar eclipseSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville’s first day of classes and the total solar eclipse coincide on Monday, Aug. 21. Classes will be held as scheduled. The solar event will begin at 11:50 a.m. and end at 2:44 p.m. with 99.5 percent totality occurring at 1:18 p.m.

Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to experience this scientific phenomenon during your mid-day break or by arranging a convenient time with your manager or supervisor. 

For the University community, telescope ...

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Chancellor Pembrook Brings CAMP Mission Trips to SIUE

26 July 2017, 1:15 PM

SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook in Costa RicaSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook is bringing Central American Mission Projects (CAMP) to SIUE as an active element of his focus on community service and the University’s mission to shape a changing world. SIUE has finalized a partnership agreement with CAMP to provide faculty-led travel study programs for SIUE students. 

“The connection with CAMP provides a special combination of opportunities for service to mankind through valuable hands-on e...

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SIUE’s “Digital East St. Louis” Inspires Local Students to Explore City’s History and Culture

25 July 2017, 1:10 PM

Digital East St. Louis instructor Johnathan Tate (middle) leads soil testing in an SIUE science laboratory with high school students Da’Quain White (L) and Alyssa Gines (R).Students from East St. Louis are documenting the culture and history of their hometown, while gaining valuable knowledge and computer skills, by participating in Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Digital East St. Louis program.

Now in its third year, the program continues to incorporate new interactive projects for the students, with the underlying goal of inspiring a love for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) through creative digital humanities content. Di...

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SIUE’s Catherine Daus Featured in WalletHub Study

24 July 2017, 9:00 AM

Catherine Daus, PhD, professor in the Department of PsychologySIUE’s Catherine Daus, PhD, professor in the School of Education, Health and Human Behavior’s Department of Psychology, was featured in the Ask the Experts section of a WalletHub study examining 2017’s Most & Least Stressed Cities in America.

She spoke to the ways in which employers can reduce work-related stress, how individuals can reduce stress associated with managing finances, and how families can minimize stress and alleviate tensions through shared activity.

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SIUE Researchers Present on Robotic Interaction at National Early Childhood Innovation Summit

30 June 2017, 9:02 AM

RobotPresentationSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville researchers demonstrated how robots may shape the future of early learning during the 2017 Early Childhood Innovation Summit held June 26-28 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Stephen Hupp, PhD, professor of psychology in the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior, presented during the conference alongside student Ehren Wolfe, who is pursuing a master’s in computer science. The two are working on a collaborative research effort, led by Jerry We...

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SIUE Workshop Encourages Educators to Integrate STEM into History Lessons

29 June 2017, 9:00 AM

Matt Johnson, instructional design and curriculum specialist with the SIUE STEM Center, instructs workshop attendees on how to integrate STEM into history lessons.The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Center for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Research, Education and Outreach is partnering with the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources program at SIUE to offer a teacher workshop focused on the integration of STEM thinking in historical lessons.

The workshop was offered June 20-21 in Springfield and June 27-28 in SIUE’s Lovejoy Library. Approximately 20 area teachers attended the workshop to gain inspirati...

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SIUE’s Online Healthcare Informatics Program Ranked #6 Nationally

27 June 2017, 11:35 AM

Frank LyerlaThe Southern Illinois University Edwardsville online master’s in healthcare informatics has been ranked sixth in the nation by affordablecolleges.com.  

Healthcare informatics professionals integrate the worlds of medicine and technology by combining their expertise in data management, patient care and information technology systems. The master’s in healthcare informatics emphasizes the application of state-of-the-art computing technologies to healthcare.

“The combi...

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New SIUE Camp Inspires Kids to Take Action and Care for the Community

27 June 2017, 8:45 AM

Taking Action and Caring for the Community camp leaders and participants visited a local landfill on Monday, July 26. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Taking Action and Caring for the Community summer camp isn’t just teaching children what to think, it’s teaching them how to think for themselves and make the world a better place by tackling real-world problems through hands-on activities.

Students from grades 3-8 are participating in the new camp, running June 26-30. It is offered by the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB), and the Office of Educational Outr...

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SIUE Alumnus Named Highland’s Citizen of the Year

27 June 2017, 8:25 AM

The Highland Chamber of Commerce presented SIUE alumnus Joe Michaelis with the Bill Hardy Citizen of the Year award during its annual Membership Dinner and Awards Night held Tuesday, June 20.

Michaelis is the mayor of Highland. He earned a bachelor’s in physical education from the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior in 1974.

The Belleville News-Democrat detailed the award ceremony in an article posted Friday, June 23.

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SIUE Alumna Lori Blade Named National Coach of the Year

23 June 2017, 3:10 PM

The National High School Athletics Coaches Association has named SIUE alumna Lori Blade National Coach of the Year in girls basketball. She earned a bachelor’s and master’s in physical education from SIUE in 1988 and 1994, respectively.

AdvantageNEWS detailed her national recognition in an article posted Thursday, June 22.

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SIUE’s NBA Math Hoops Camp Combines Learning and Basketball

23 June 2017, 10:20 AM

Participants in SIUE’s We Got Game: NBA Math Hoops camp work together to enhance their math skills through interactive learning. Students from across Madison and St. Clair Counties spent June 19-23 at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville shooting hoops and practicing math and physics skills during the We Got Game: NBA Math Hoops camp.

The camp was offered through the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB) and the Office of Educational Outreach. During the interactive camp, 14 students, grades 5-8, engaged in learning both on and off the basketball court.

“We were excited to introduce this...

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IERC and IBHE Publish Innovative Pathway Model to Help Prepare Early Childhood Educators

31 May 2017, 4:24 PM

The Illinois Education Research Council (IERC) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) have published the policy brief, Advancing the Illinois Early Childhood Education Workforce: A Model College and Career Pathway. 

The brief proposes and describes a pathway model to help the early childhood workforce ensure that young children thrive and reach their potential at each stage in their development. Reaching this goal will help build on t...

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SIUE Student-Athletes Continue to Excel Academically

23 May 2017, 9:20 AM

For 11 straight years, spanning 22 consecutive semesters, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville student-athletes have finished with a departmental grade point average of better than 3.0. They completed the 2017 spring semester with a 3.281 GPA, marking the second-highest semester GPA in school history.

“As always I am proud of our student-athletes, staff, academic support and coaches for continuing this tradition of excellence,” said SIUE Director of Athletics Dr. Brad Hewitt.

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SIUE Charter High School Celebrates Class of 2017

22 May 2017, 9:55 AM

SIUE Charter High School Class of 2017.The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Charter High School (CHS) honored the graduating class of 2017 at its commencement ceremony held Friday, May 19 in SIUE’s Morris University Center Meridian Ballroom.

CHS Director Gina Washington was particularly excited about all 21 graduates moving on to higher education or opportunities in the military. “We are extremely proud of their outstanding assessment scores on the PARCC (The Partnership for Assessment of Readines...

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SIUE Alumna Honored Among YWCA of Alton Women of Distinction

17 May 2017, 1:48 PM

SIUE alumna Mary Pat Venardos was among the YWCA of Alton’s 2017 Women of Distinction honorees. Ten women were honored during the 27th annual Women of Distinction dinner held Thursday, April 27 in Godfrey. The distinction celebrates the female leaders’ accomplishments.

Venardos is a three-time alumna of SIUE, having earned a bachelor’s in education, special education/dual certificate in 1982, a master’s in education administration in 1985 and an education specialist degr...

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SIUE Introduces Dual Credit Educators Preparation Program

16 May 2017, 8:20 AM

Mary EttlingSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville is partnering with the St. Clair and Madison County Regional Offices of Education (ROE) to introduce a Dual Credit Educators Preparation Program (DCEPP). The goal is to grow the number of dual credit-qualified teachers in Illinois by providing resources to support their ability to take the requisite graduate-level coursework. Helping teachers become qualified to teach dual credit courses then helps students have access to more college level course work d...

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Rose Named Interim Dean of the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior

15 May 2017, 1:05 PM

Paul RoseSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Paul Rose, PhD, has been named interim dean of the SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB). The appointment is pending approval by the SIU Board of Trustees. Rose replaces Curt Lox, PhD, who resigned to assume duties as dean of the Brooks College of Health at the University of North Florida.

Rose, who will officially begin his duties on June 1, has served as assistant dean of the SEHHB since 2015 and chair of the Department o...

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SIUE Golden Graduates Honored During Special Commencement Ceremony

12 May 2017, 3:00 PM

Donning gold regalia, members of the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Class of 1967 were invited to campus to participate in a special Golden Graduate reunion. The distinguished guests received a commemorative medallion Saturday, May 6 as they walked across the stage during the final spring 2017 commencement ceremony.

“It was an honor to shake hands with this distinguished group of alumni, and present them with a commemorative medallion,” said Chancellor Randy Pembrook. &#8...

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SIUE Spring Commencement Celebrates Class of 2017

6 May 2017, 5:50 PM

Frankie Muse Freeman 2017 Spring Commencement

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville celebrated its 2017 Spring Commencement exercises for 1,957 graduates Friday and Saturday in the Vadalabene Center on campus. All the ceremonies are available on siue.edu/tv.

After Chancellor Randy Pembrook addressed the Graduate School, School of Business and School of Nursing students Friday night, he bestowed degrees upon the Graduate School and School of Education, Health and Human Behavior graduates Saturday morning, the College of Arts and Scien...

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SIUE Spring Commencement Spotlights 1,957 Graduates

5 May 2017, 2:15 PM

pembrook-commencementSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville Chancellor Randy Pembrook will oversee the 2017 Spring Commencement exercises tonight and tomorrow for 1,957 eligible graduates. The first of four exercises will begin at 6:30 p.m. tonight in the Vadalabene Center on campus. All the ceremonies will be streamed live on siue.edu/tv.

Frankie Muse Freeman will be awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters. Freeman has spent her lengthy career advocating for civil rights issues that have had a lasting impa...

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SIUE’s “Digital East St. Louis” Spotlighted in National STEM Learning and Research Center Blog

1 May 2017, 2:55 PM

SIUE’s “Digital East St. Louis” project was featured in the National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded STEM Learning and Research Center blog, STELAR, on Friday, April 14. Read more here.

The three-year project is using digital humanities to generate interest in computing and information technologies among minority middle school-aged students. It is supported by an $846,000 Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) grant awarded to SIUE from the NSF.

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Research and Creative Activities Featured at Undergraduate Scholars Showcase

28 April 2017, 2:10 PM

Nicholas Carter, of St. Charles, Mo., and Dan Ashbaugh, of Altamont, demonstrate the usability of their team’s LED Learning Guitar.Outstanding research and creative activities were featured during Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Undergraduate Scholars Showcase held Thursday, April 27 in the Morris University Center. The event highlighted the depth and variety of learning experiences offered through the University’s Senior Assignment and Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URCA) programs.

More than 110 students, representing nearly 25 different programs, presented their work through live ...

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SIUE Students Research Effectiveness of Steady State vs. Interval Training

27 April 2017, 1:45 PM

SIUE senior Cody Snyder, a native of Shelbyville, leads a participant in stretches during one of this project team’s training sessions.As the finale to their undergraduate studies in the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB), five seniors determined which, if either, style of aerobic exercise was more effective among untrained adults: steady state or interval training.

Project team members, all slated to graduate in May with a bachelor’s in exercise science from the SEHHB Department of Applied Health, included Courtney Willoughby, of Chatham, Marcus Breden, of Ha...

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SIUE Selected as Peace Corps Site

25 April 2017, 9:55 AM

peacecorpspreplogoSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville is now a Peace Corps Prep site. This partnership agreement, signed by Chancellor Randy Pembrook on behalf of SIUE and the U.S. Peace Corps, is available only to students at participating partner schools.

 “This program provides an opportunity for students at SIUE to contribute to international peace, social justice and the development of full human potential,” said Mary Weishaar, executive director of International Affairs. “It su...

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SIUE Alumnus Honored as Silver Medallion Teacher of the Year

25 April 2017, 9:30 AM

SIUE alumnus Darren Mosley was named Silver Medallion Teacher of the Year at the 29th annual Silver Medallion Academic Excellence Awards Banquet held Thursday, April 20 at Lewis and Clark Community College. The award was sponsored by Liberty Bank.

Mosley earned a master’s in education administration from SIUE in 2008. His recognition was detailed in an article posted in The Telegraph.

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SIUE School of Education, Health and Human Behavior Celebrates Student Achievement

25 April 2017, 8:30 AM

Brighton native Alyson Siglock, a senior majoring in nutrition, earned the award for Academic Achievement in memory of Lindsey Arnold-Zimmer and Riley William Zimmer. She stands with SEHHB Dean Dr. Curt Lox.The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB) honored student achievement and expressed gratitude for donor support during its annual Honors Day celebration, held Saturday, April 22 in the Morris University Center Conference Center.

Approximately 200 students, parents, donors, sponsors, faculty and staff were in attendance as more than 40 students were awarded scholarships totaling nearly $11,000.

“Honors Day is an exciting opportuni...

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SIUE Tabbed a Top 10 Best Online College

20 April 2017, 1:30 PM

SIUE is among the top 10 Best Online Colleges in Illinois, according to College Choice, a ranking and review online publication. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is among the top 10 Best Online Colleges in Illinois, according to College Choice, a ranking and review online publication.

SIUE was tabbed ninth out of 23 universities in the state. Rankings were based predominantly on academic quality, as well as return on investment.

“This ranking is a wonderful acknowledgement of SIUE’s strong and innovative academic offerings,” said Scott Belobrajdic, associate vice chancellor for Enrollment Mana...

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SIUE’s Sasso Named ACPA Emerging Scholar in Residence

9 March 2017, 3:17 PM

Dr. Pietro Sasso, assistant professor and director of the college student personnel administration graduate program at SIUE.Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Pietro Sasso, PhD, assistant professor and director of the college student personnel administration graduate program, has been named Emerging Scholar in Residence for the American College Personnel Association’s (ACPA) Coalition for Men and Masculinities.

In this role, Sasso will work with other emerging leaders and support the work of the coalition as a resident expert, including authoring critical thought pieces and delivering conference...

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SIUE Sports Medicine Student-Researchers Earn National Recognition

28 February 2017, 8:15 AM

(L-R) SIUE students Matthew Harris, Megan Schaller, Dakota Kamm and Claire Maciejewski presented their research at the 2017 annual meeting of the Texas chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (TACSM).Southern Illinois University Edwardsville undergraduate and graduate students represented the Schools of Education, Health and Human Behavior (SEHHB), and Pharmacy (SOP) on a national stage, earning top prizes for their research activities. Five students were invited to present their scholarly work during the annual meeting of the Texas chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (TACSM) held Feb. 16-17 at Baylor University in Waco.

Three of the students are participating in the Universi...

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