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2013-11-05 23:29:22

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville christened its $52 million Science Building West this afternoon as SIU President Glenn Poshard and SIUE Chancellor Julie Furst-Bowe officially cut the ribbon. The facility incorporates laboratories for faculty and student research initiatives in a state-of-the-art learning environment. Edwardsville, Ill. (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville christened its $52 million Science Building West this afternoon as SIU...

2013-06-14 23:02:17

The NCERC at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville began its 10th anniversary celebration Thursday by hosting more than 100 guests who are in St. Louis for the annual International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) at America´s Center. Edwardsville, Ill. (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 The NCERC at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville began its 10th anniversary celebration Thursday by hosting more than 100 guests who are in St. Louis for the annual International Fuel Ethanol...

2012-01-15 23:00:00

Legendary environmentalist Aldo Leopold will be the subject of a full-length high definition film–narrated by author Curt Meine–that will continue the 2011-12 season of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville´s Arts & Issues series Feb. 2 and 3. Edwardsville, IL (PRWEB) January 15, 2012 Legendary environmentalist Aldo Leopold will be the subject of a full-length high definition film–narrated by author Curt Meine–that will continue the 2011-12 season of...

2011-08-26 20:50:00

When itâs completed this fall semester the state-of-the-art East St. Louis 21st Century STEM Learning Center will help students at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Charter High School and has potential to improve teaching and learning across School District 189. Edwardsville, Ill. (PRWEB) August 26, 2011 When itâs completed this fall semester the state-of-the-art East St. Louis 21st Century STEM Learning Center will help students at the...

2011-01-25 00:02:26

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy is the recipient of one of only four national 2011 Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) Award for Outstanding Institutional Practice in Student Learning Outcomes. Edwardsville, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) January 24, 2011 The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy is the recipient of one of only four national 2011 Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) Award for Outstanding Institutional...

2009-09-15 06:00:00

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jason Plummer, a small businessman from downstate Edwardsville, entered the Republican primary for Lt. Governor during a statewide tour of Illinois which began in his hometown and continued on to Springfield and Chicago. If elected, Plummer will bring his unique vision to revitalize the office of Lt. Governor. Plummer currently works in the family business, R.P. Lumber, headquartered in Edwardsville, as well as subsidiary companies...

2009-09-08 13:39:00

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jason Plummer, a small businessman from downstate Edwardsville, will enter the Republican primary for Lt. Governor during a statewide tour of Illinois scheduled for next week. If elected, Plummer will bring his unique vision to revitalize the office of Lt. Governor. Plummer has worked in the family business, R.P. Lumber, headquartered in Edwardsville and subsidiary companies focusing on property development and technology investments. "As a...

2009-06-18 16:07:00

WOOD RIVER, Ill., June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- YTB International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: YTBLA) ("YTB" or the "Company"), a provider of Internet-based travel booking services for travel agencies and home-based independent representatives in the United States, Puerto Rico, Bermuda, the Bahamas, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Canada, today announced the election of Thomas B. Baker, Jr., Jack H. Humes, Jr., and Patricia S. Williams to the Company's Board of Directors on Monday, June 15,...

2008-08-07 06:00:45

By Teri Maddox, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 7--Dan Anderson is at it again. The man who created an art exhibit out of 300 coffee cups last fall is inviting the public to see 400 faces. His new show at Edwardsville Arts Center consists of 400 photographic portraits of people who live and work in Edwardsville and Glen Carbon. "There's no common denominator," said Anderson, a retired art professor at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and president of the center's board....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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