• A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the May 2019 issue of This Month in CAS!  Finals are here and commencement is right around the corner.  It’s a time for celebrations of accomplishment, and the faculty, staff, and students of CAS have much to celebrate, indeed.
    Congratulations to Dr. Alicia Alexander, professor in the Department of Applied Communication Studies.  Governor JB […]

  • Dr. Alicia Alexander Honored by Governor JB Pritzker

    “Support the Girls helps give women their dignity.”–Dr. Alicia Alexander
    Governor JB Pritzker recently hosted a Women’s History Month celebration at the Capitol. The celebration honored the work of women leaders across the state. Among the state’s important leaders, Pritzker honored Dr. Alicia Alexander, professor in the Department of Applied Communication Studies at Southern Illinois University […]

  • Graduate Student Alex Bailey Awarded $25,000 Commission

    “It is important to me that people are able to engage with the work firsthand and experience it as a community.”–Alex Bailey
    Photo Credit: LaVerne Jones
    Alex Bailey, a graduate student at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, will complete her Master of Fine Arts in ceramics this May. Before completion of her degree, she was offered a two-month residency […]

  • Stitching Together A Century of American Handwork with Erin Vigneau-Dimick

    “The domestic arts are a very different way of art making, and I think it is important to bring this kind of artwork forward and into the gallery and museum setting.”–Erin Vigneau-Dimick
    University Museum Executive Curator, Erin Vigneau-Dimick, and artist and staff member, Mandy Pedigo have been busy stitching together an exhibit spanning a century of […]

  • Dr. Erik Alexander receives Teaching Excellence Award

    “Teaching informs our scholarship in a lot of unexpected ways.”–Dr. Erik Alexander
    Recipients of the Teaching Excellence Award for the 2018-2019 year were recently chosen with Dr. Erik Alexander, professor in the Department of Historical Studies, being awarded the Teaching Distinction Award. The award recognizes faculty for their excellence in teaching throughout the year and recipients […]

A Day in the Life of a Student: Dylynn Otte

A Day in the Life of a Student: Dylynn Otte

“I know I am not just a number here and that is important to me.”–Dylynn Otte Dylynn Otte, pictured third from the left, coaching. Dylynn Otte, a
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Solomon Creek Farm: An Illinois Natural Area for Experiential Learning

Solomon Creek Farm: An Illinois Natural Area for Experiential Learning

This spring, a farm located in Illinois became available for students of Southern Illinois University (SIUE) as an experiential learning location. The natural area, known
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A Message from the Dean

A Message from the Dean

Welcome to the April 2019 issue of This Month in CAS!  The trees are blooming, the perennials are emerging, and Spring is finally here.   Let’s
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Fulbright Specialist Mark Hildebrandt & Air Quality Monitoring

Fulbright Specialist Mark Hildebrandt & Air Quality Monitoring

“I want students to be able to look at data in real time to address ways in which to interact with each other–to do analyses
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  • Message from the Dean

  • A Message from the Dean

    A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the May 2019 issue of This Month in CAS!  Finals are here and commencement is right around the corner.  It’s a time for celebrations of accomplishment, and the faculty, staff, and students of CAS have much to celebrate,

    May 07, 2019 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Scholarly Activities

  • Dr. Erik Alexander receives Teaching Excellence Award

    Dr. Erik Alexander receives Teaching Excellence Award

    “Teaching informs our scholarship in a lot of unexpected ways.”–Dr. Erik Alexander Recipients of the Teaching Excellence Award for the 2018-2019 year were recently chosen with Dr. Erik Alexander, professor in the Department of Historical Studies, being awarded the Teaching Distinction

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  • Faculty News

  • Dr. Alicia Alexander Honored by Governor JB Pritzker

    Dr. Alicia Alexander Honored by Governor JB Pritzker

    “Support the Girls helps give women their dignity.”–Dr. Alicia Alexander Governor JB Pritzker recently hosted a Women’s History Month celebration at the Capitol. The celebration honored the work of women leaders across the state. Among the state’s important leaders, Pritzker honored

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  • Other Recent Articles

  • A Day in the Life of a Student: Tyler Mackey

    A Day in the Life of a Student: Tyler Mackey

    “I want to teach young minds about free thinking…the importance of learning for yourself.”–Tyler Mackey
    Between working, studying, and volunteering, Tyler Mackey, a Junior at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, easily puts in twelve hours each and every day. Mackey works 30-40 hours per week at a body shop cleaning bays, crushing parts, and working on trucks–all […]

    Apr 08, 2019 | 0 comments | View Post

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