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WSIU Public Radio presents "Morning Conversations." Join Host Jennifer Fuller as she interviews dignitaries, local leaders, community organizers, artists and more.

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Morning Conversation: SIU For The CommunityMorning Conversation: SIU For The Community

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 16:12:06 +0000

SIU is reaching out to the region, hoping to introduce people to the many programs and services available. WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talked with Continuing Education and Outreach Director Kathy Stallman and Recreation Center Associate Director Sally Wright about "For The Community":

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Summer Programs: Boys and Girls ClubSummer Programs: Boys and Girls Club

Wed, 20 May 2015 14:43:13 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale Program Director Tina Carpenter about this year's summer offerings.

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SIU President Randy Dunn (5/18/2015)SIU President Randy Dunn (5/18/2015)

Mon, 18 May 2015 16:25:16 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU President Randy Dunn.

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Community Cinema: Limited PartnershipCommunity Cinema: Limited Partnership

Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:53:12 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with moderators Paulette Curkin and Rev. Katherine Bryant Graves about the upcoming Community Cinema screening of "Limited Partnership."

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Bioethics: A Discussion with Thad PopeBioethics: A Discussion with Thad Pope

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:47:14 +0000

Thursday is National Health Care Decisions Day. The goal is to encourage and raise awareness of advanced care planning for end of life. Thad Pope is a bioethicist and is the director of the Health Law Institute at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is visiting SIU Carbondale as the John and Marsha Ryan Bioethicist in Residence. Pope talked with WSIU’s Jeff Williams about the current trends in bio-ethics and end of life medical treatment.

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Nature Educators conference at Touch Of NatureNature Educators conference at Touch Of Nature

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 22:02:11 +0000

Environmental Educators from all across the state of Illinois converged at Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Touch Of Nature Environmental Center recently. WSIU's Kevin Boucher was there.

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Ozark Tour - Wildflowers and WaterfallsOzark Tour - Wildflowers and Waterfalls

Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:02:42 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Heather Cary and Kelly Pearson with the Shawnee National Forest, and Gillum Ferguson with the River To River Trail Society, about the upcoming Ozark Tour.

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All Species Puppet ParadeAll Species Puppet Parade

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:00:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Beloved Puppetista's Cade Bursell about upcoming puppet making workshops, and the All Species Puppet Parade - scheduled for April 22.

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Stage Company: "Becky's New Car"Stage Company: "Becky's New Car"

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:00:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with co-directors Jacquie Betz and Vince Rhomberg about the upcoming "Becky's New Car" performance by The Stage Company.

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SI Men's ConferenceSI Men's Conference

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:00:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Lisa Mann of Women for Health and Wellness and Dr. Brad Miller about the upcoming Southern Illinois Men's Conference.

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SIU Considers Impact of Proposed State Budget CutSIU Considers Impact of Proposed State Budget Cut

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:17:27 +0000

Presidents from the state's public universities have met with lawmakers at the state capitol to object to Governor Bruce Rauner's proposed higher education budget for FY 2016. The Governor's proposal includes a nearly 32% funding cut for the state's public universities. This week, SIU President Randy Dunn briefed the university's board of trustees on what the governor's proposed cuts could mean. Dunn says a potential loss of $64 million to the SIU system could mean the reduction of some 450 jobs on the Carbondale campus and 250 on the Edwardsville campus. Carbondale's share of the proposed cut is about $32 million. During hearings last week in Springfield and a meeting this week with trustees, Dunn talked about a series of scenarios for cuts - a so called "outer ring" of university services that could include some of SIUC's regional programs that provide service to the community as well as to the university. While the list has largely been kept internal, a few services have been

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The Carbondale StudyThe Carbondale Study

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:00:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU Journalism and Political Science Professor Scott McClurg about "The Carbondale Study," which aims to guage the views of residents on a range of issues from law and crime to environmental issues and race, healthcare, and community relationships.

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Community Cinema: "The Homestretch"Community Cinema: "The Homestretch"

Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:01:06 +0000

This coming weekend's Community Cinema at the Carbondale Library features the Independent Lens documentary "The Homestretch."

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SIU President Randy Dunn (3/3/2015)SIU President Randy Dunn (3/3/2015)

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:46:36 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU President Randy Dunn about budget issues, new members of the SIU Board of Trustees, and more.

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Community Cinema: American DenialCommunity Cinema: American Denial

Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:00:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Community Cinema panelists Kathy Field and Fr. Joseph Brown about the upcoming screening of "American Denial."

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Mike Bernardin and The Meisner MethodMike Bernardin and The Meisner Method

Thu, 05 Feb 2015 18:21:17 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller interviews Mike Bernardin, who is visiting Southern Illinois University to teach a master class on the Meisner Method.

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SIU Museum: Warhol ExhibitSIU Museum: Warhol Exhibit

Tue, 03 Feb 2015 13:45:00 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIU Museum Curator Alison Erazmus about the new Andy Warhol Exhibit.

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Morning Conversation: Community CinemaMorning Conversation: Community Cinema

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:24:35 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Kate West, Martha Cropper, and Susie Toliver about the upcoming screening and discussion of "A Path Appears".

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SIU President Randy Dunn (12/22/2014)SIU President Randy Dunn (12/22/2014)

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:47:26 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller interviews SIU President Randy Dunn.

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Holiday Stress TipsHoliday Stress Tips

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:48:52 +0000

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks about holiday stress with Centerstone's Lorianne Schmider and Mary Wilson.

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