Shining Moments July 2010

Shining Moments July 2010 features highlights from the College of Applied Sciences and Arts, University, College of Education and Human Services, College of Liberal Arts, College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, and Athletics.

Grant will support first-generation students

by Tom Woolf CARBONDALE, Ill. — A private foundation is investing in Southern Illinois University Carbondale‚Äôs efforts to improve the graduation rate of first-generation students. A longstanding commitment to first-generation students — those whose parents did not attend college — was one of the reasons The Suder Foundation, of Plano, Texas, selected the University for […]