Southern Illinois University http://wkms.org en Dunn Begins Tenure as SIU President http://wkms.org/post/dunn-begins-tenure-siu-president Southern Illinois University President Randy Dunn greeted students, faculty, and staff during visits to Edwardsville and Carbondale Thursday.<p> Thu, 01 May 2014 21:39:17 +0000 Jennifer Fuller 40276 at http://wkms.org Dunn Begins Tenure as SIU President Dunn to Leave YSU March 21 http://wkms.org/post/dunn-leave-ysu-march-21 <p></p><p>Randy Dunn will vacate the presidency of Youngstown State University on&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_1478995309" tabindex="0">Friday, March 21</span>, and then will have 30 days to move out of the Pollock House presidential residence, according to an agreement unanimously approved by the YSU Board of Trustees&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_1478995310" tabindex="0">on Wednesday</span>. Dunn is leaving to become Southern Illinois University's next president.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 01:20:22 +0000 Chad Lampe & Youngstown State University Media Relations 39078 at http://wkms.org Dunn to Leave YSU March 21 SIU President: Lobbyists in Capitol Needed Expense http://wkms.org/post/siu-president-lobbyists-capitol-needed-expense <p>The president of Southern Illinois University is defending more than $2 million spent on lobbyists in Springfield in the past dozen years.</p><p>President Glenn Poshard says lobbyists are necessary to keep track of the thousands of pieces of legislation that go before lawmakers in the Capitol each year.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 17:13:19 +0000 Austin Ramsey 34516 at http://wkms.org SIU President: Lobbyists in Capitol Needed Expense SIU President to Retire Next Year http://wkms.org/post/siu-president-retire-next-year <p>Southern Illinois University President Glenn Poshard says he will forego the final year of his contract and retire at the end of the upcoming school year.</p><p>Poshard informed the SIU Board of Trustees of his decision Thursday morning.</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:48:12 +0000 John Null 33413 at http://wkms.org SIU President to Retire Next Year SIU Receives Clean Coal Grant http://wkms.org/post/siu-receives-clean-coal-grant <p>Southern Illinois University Carbondale is getting a nearly $300,000 federal grant money meant to develop clean-coal technology.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:35:52 +0000 Drew Adams 18290 at http://wkms.org SIU Receives Clean Coal Grant