Mike Kasser, a 1978 graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and chief financial officer of Southern Illinois Healthcare in Carbondale, will become the new president of the SIU Alumni Association’s National Board of Directors. Kasser takes over the organization’s leadership July 1, replacing Barry Smith ’80, who will continue to serve on the board.
The SIU Alumni Association invites you to nominate alumni for the 2015 SIU Distinguished Alumni Awards. Understanding that success can come in many forms, the SIU Distinguished Alumni Awards will recognize alumni for their professional achievements, humanitarian efforts, and cultural impact. In addition, the award will recognize successful young alumni.
The SIU Alumni Association will be offering one-year memberships as a gift to May graduates. This unprecedented initiative was made possible through action by the Association’s National Board of Directors, who want every student to realize the benefits and connections that come with being a member.
The SIU Alumni Association is pleased to announce members can now purchase self-sponsored guest passes for themselves and up to six people per day at the Student Recreation Center in Carbondale.