• A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the November 2018 issue of This Month in CAS!

    Much of the spotlight this month falls on our outstanding students, both current and former.
    The College of Arts and Sciences is extremely proud that two of the top Graduate School honors have been awarded to our students. Jacob Miller, a graduate student in microbiology, recently […]

  • Reception to Celebrate “Bucky” & Opening of Fuller Dome Gallery

    “The precise center of the Edwardsville miniature Earth is only four thousand miles distant from the real Earth’s center.”
    –R. Buckminster Fuller, Geoview
    An art-print by R. Buckminster Fuller
    While known for many ideas and inventions, R. Buckminster “Bucky” Fuller is most widely revered for his geodesic dome constructions around the world. Fuller was more than an architect […]

  • BioArt in the Lab

    “Applying biology in an artistic way really helps to connect worlds together that we otherwise try to compartmentalize”–Dr. Brittany F. Peterson
    How can you make bacteria more approachable? Dr. Brittany F. Peterson in the Department of Biology sought out to do just that in her Microbiology course (Biology 350). Utilizing an assignment developed by Dr. Susanne […]

  • Dr. Patricia “Gussie” Klorer Makes a Generous Gift of $25,000

    “My mission is to make the program accessible to those that would not otherwise have the opportunity.”–Dr. Patricia “Gussie” Klorer
    P. Gussie Klorer, PhD, HLM, ATR-BC, LCSW, LCPC
    A generous gift was made by Dr. Patricia “Gussie” Klorer who retired last year from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Art Therapy Department. Klorer was the first director of the […]

  • Alumni Selected to Present at Reputable Conference

    “Through this project, I hope people can appreciate learning about things they don’t know about.”–Jacob Sebok
    Alumnus, Jacob Sebok
    During his final year at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Anthropology major, Jacob Sebok, invested much of his time and energy into creating a digital archive for the endangered languages of Nepal. Sebok started working with linguistics specialist, Dr. […]

SIUE One of Four in Nation to be Named...

SIUE One of Four in Nation to be Named…

“The ultimate goal for our research center is to promote green infrastructure in urban and suburban environments and to train our students in emerging technologies.”–Dr.
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Jacob Miller Rewarded Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

Jacob Miller Rewarded Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

“If you go into a class wanting to learn a concept, the grade will follow.” –Jacob Miller Jacob Miller Jacob Miller, a graduate student in microbiology, recently
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Outstanding Thesis Award Recipient, Joshua Pritsolas

Outstanding Thesis Award Recipient, Joshua Pritsolas

“What we’re doing is taking spatial and temporal information and using it to make more informed decisions.” Joshua Pritsolas The Graduate School announced Joshua Pritsolas as recipient
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Where Art & Science Meet: The AISLE Project

Where Art & Science Meet: The AISLE Project

Brigham Dimick. Arboreal Anatomy. Charcoal & Conte. 52” x 42″. 2004. Outside of teaching courses in biology, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville professor Dr. David Jennings has
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  • Message from the Dean

  • A Message from the Dean

    A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the November 2018 issue of This Month in CAS! Much of the spotlight this month falls on our outstanding students, both current and former. The College of Arts and Sciences is extremely proud that two of the top Graduate School

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  • Program News

  • 13th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

    13th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

    “We need to go back to tradition, philosophy should be spoken out loud, not just written–having this kind of dialogue and exchange is very important.”–Nicholas Hayley Photo Credit: The Department of Philosophy The Department of Philosophy and the Lyceum Club at Southern

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  • Scholarly Activities

  • Alumni Selected to Present at Reputable Conference

    Alumni Selected to Present at Reputable Conference

    “Through this project, I hope people can appreciate learning about things they don’t know about.”–Jacob Sebok Alumnus, Jacob Sebok During his final year at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Anthropology major, Jacob Sebok, invested much of his time and energy into creating a

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  • Human Interest

  • Grief & Our Digital Afterlives

    Grief & Our Digital Afterlives

    “They say you actually have two deaths–the first, when you physically die and the second, when you socially die.”–Jocelyn DeGroot DeGroot’s model of Transcorporeal Communication. How do we experience grief in the advent of the digital age? Associate Professor and Assistant Chair

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  • Other Recent Articles

  • A Message from the Dean

    A Message from the Dean

    Welcome to the October 2018 issue of This Month in CAS!
    September was a month with some great events for CAS, including the rededication and ribbon-cutting of Science East.  You can read all about “Science Showcase”, the event celebrating that $32-million renovation of Science East.  Now, as we enter into the heart of the fall semester, […]

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