• A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the September 2018 issue of This Month in CAS!  I hope the new academic year has started well for everyone.  The energy on campus at the beginning of a new year is always joyful for me.
    Let me begin by introducing Emily Dustman as our new lead writer and publisher of TMiC.  Emily graduated […]

  • Ninth Year for SIUE Xfest

    “Xfest provides the opportunity for our students to work with artists of international stature—an important component of their study within the department.”–Dr. Chuck Harper
    Deeply Rooted Productions. Photo Credit: Ken Carl
    September 10-14 marked the ninth year of SIUE Xfest: a festival of alternative theatre and dance. For one week out the year, the Department of Theater […]

  • Alumna Rosetta Clay Named Asst. Vice President of Engagement

    “SIUE really helped to shape me into who I am today.”–Rosetta Clay
    Rosetta Clay, ‘94
    Assistant Vice President of Engagement, Illinois Wesleyan University
    Rosetta Clay. Photo Credit: Jason Reblando, Illinois Wesleyan University
    Rosetta Clay was recently named assistant vice president of engagement at Illinois Wesleyan University. She made the transition from Menlo College to Illinois Wesleyan University, bringing with […]

  • Professor Emeritus Eugene B. Redmond

    “Dressed up in pain the flatted-fifth began its funeral climb up the tribal stairwell…”–Eugene B. Redmond, Milestone: The Birth of an Ancestor
    Eugene B. Redmond standing in front a quilt commemorating 40 years of his life. Quilt by fabric artist Edna Patterson. Photo Credit: E. Dustman
    Sunday, Aug. 26 marked two historically significant events for the state of Illinois–the East St. […]

  • Lovejoy Library to Provide Meditation Room

    “We would like to see people make the space their own.”–Juliet Kerico Gray
    Lovejoy Library. Photo Credit: E. Dustman
    Meditation, mindfulness, and contemplation are set to make their way to the Lovejoy Library. With a great interest in addressing the needs of the 21st. century student, the library plans to open a meditation room. Earlier this year, […]

SIUE's First Course on Mindfulness

SIUE’s First Course on Mindfulness

“I hope this class can help people reevaluate what they find meaningful in their life.”–Dr. Linda Markowitz A great place for mindfulness: The Gardens at SIUE.
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Dr. Faith Liebl Receives $422,064 Award

Dr. Faith Liebl Receives $422,064 Award

“The brain is fascinating in how this collection of cells can give rise to thought.”–Dr. Faith Liebl A neuromuscular junction synapse in Drosophila. Photo Credit: Dr. Faith
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Sociology's Weissinger Named SIUE Teaching Excellence Award Winner

Sociology’s Weissinger Named SIUE Teaching Excellence Award Winner

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Office of the Provost announced that Sandra Weissinger, PhD, is the recipient of the annual Teaching Excellence Award for tenure-track
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ACS’ Seniors' “Grow the Gardens” Leaves Lasting Legacy at SIUE

ACS’ Seniors’ “Grow the Gardens” Leaves Lasting Legacy at SIUE

A team of four SIUE Applied Communication Studies undergraduates pursuing their senior assignment project in public relations helped coordinate the Grow the Gardens event. The
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  • Message from the Dean

  • A Message from the Dean

    A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the September 2018 issue of This Month in CAS!  I hope the new academic year has started well for everyone.  The energy on campus at the beginning of a new year is always joyful for me. Let me begin

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  • Program News

  • SIUE's First Course on Mindfulness

    SIUE’s First Course on Mindfulness

    “I hope this class can help people reevaluate what they find meaningful in their life.”–Dr. Linda Markowitz A great place for mindfulness: The Gardens at SIUE. Photo Credit: E. Dustman A brand new course was introduced to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s course

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  • Scholarly Activities

  • Professor Emeritus Eugene B. Redmond

    Professor Emeritus Eugene B. Redmond

    “Dressed up in pain the flatted-fifth began its funeral climb up the tribal stairwell…”–Eugene B. Redmond, Milestone: The Birth of an Ancestor Eugene B. Redmond standing in front a quilt commemorating 40 years of his life. Quilt by fabric artist Edna Patterson. Photo Credit: E.

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  • Human Interest

  • Lovejoy Library to Provide Meditation Room

    Lovejoy Library to Provide Meditation Room

    “We would like to see people make the space their own.”–Juliet Kerico Gray Lovejoy Library. Photo Credit: E. Dustman Meditation, mindfulness, and contemplation are set to make their way to the Lovejoy Library. With a great interest in addressing the needs of

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  • Happenings

  • Ninth Year for SIUE Xfest

    Ninth Year for SIUE Xfest

    “Xfest provides the opportunity for our students to work with artists of international stature—an important component of their study within the department.”–Dr. Chuck Harper Deeply Rooted Productions. Photo Credit: Ken Carl September 10-14 marked the ninth year of SIUE Xfest: a festival

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  • Faculty News

  • Dr. Faith Liebl Receives $422,064 Award

    Dr. Faith Liebl Receives $422,064 Award

    “The brain is fascinating in how this collection of cells can give rise to thought.”–Dr. Faith Liebl A neuromuscular junction synapse in Drosophila. Photo Credit: Dr. Faith Liebl Dr. Faith Liebl has a big question in her lab at Southern Illinois University Edwardville—“How

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  • Other Recent Articles

  • A Message from the Dean

    A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the April edition of This Month in CAS!  The end of the academic year becomes hectic for so many of us, and this is certainly true for the dean’s office, so my apologies for this tardy publication of April’s TMIC.
    Our faculty have, once again, received recognition of their excellence with some of SIUE’s […]

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  • Philosophy’ Fields Dubbed Distinguished Research Professor

    Philosophy’ Fields Dubbed Distinguished Research Professor

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Gregory Fields, PhD, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Philosophy, has joined a prestigious group of tenured faculty members, achieving the University’s highest academic rank of Distinguished Research Professor.

    The distinction is awarded in recognition of significant contributions to research and creative activities. Fields is an active teacher-scholar whose […]

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  • “The Great Divide” Concludes Dance and Theater Season

    “The Great Divide” Concludes Dance and Theater Season

    SIUE’s Department of Theater and Dance offers its final production of the 2017-2018 academic school year with the thought-provoking play; “The Great Divide: A Workshop Production”.

    The Great Divide: A Workshop Production is a new play based on real events as scripted by E. M. Lewis, an award-winning playwright and librettist. On explaining her inspiration for the work, Lewis says, “On January 2, 2016, an […]

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