Discovery that changes the world
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is helping Midwest soybean farmers combat a parasitic roundworm -- the soybean cyst nematode, sometimes referred to as the “billion dollar pest.” And they are using the soybean itself to do it.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is home to a state-of-the-art facility aimed at better controlling dust aerosols in certain coal mines, and officials will celebrate its grand opening next week.
Welcoming the intellectually curious
Nine students engaged in creative writing and visual arts recently earned inaugural SIU Carbondale Literary and Art Award honors.
Emily Rose Cole, a first year graduate student in the master of fine arts in creative writing program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, won the Nancy D. Hargrove Editors’ Prize in Poetry from the “Jabberwock Review,” a national literary journal produced at Mississippi State University.
Involvement in community service is “just part of being a good citizen,” Harold R. Bardo believes. read more...
Southern Illinois University Carbondale will celebrate Earth Day 2014 with a week of special activities that highlight and promote green initiatives throughout campus and the region. read more...All news »
Harvey Henson passionate about students, science, service. Read more...