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Deadline:  Oct 3, 2014.
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Extern Program
Host a fellow Saluki with the Extern Program.
Application deadline, Oct 3, 2014.  
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LATEST NEWS

Association To Host Class Of 1964 Reunion

The SIU Alumni Association will host a 50-year reunion for the Class of 1964 during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 24 and 25 on the Carbondale campus. Alumni, who graduated that year, will be inducted into The Half Century Club, officially becoming “Golden Salukis.”

SIU-Purdue Tailgate At 9 a.m. EST

The SIU Alumni Association is offering a tailgate/ticket package for the Sept. 20 Saluki football game at Purdue.  The Salukis play the Boilermakers at noon (11 a.m. CST) in West Lafayette, Ind. All alumni and friends are invited to register for a pregame event beginning at 9 a.m. (8 a.m. CST) outside Ross-Ade Stadium.  Already have your game ticket?  Call our office for information regarding tailgate only options. The event will feature a menu of pork BBQ sandwiches, brats and sauerkraut, salads, baked beans, desserts, tea, and water. A vegetarian option will be available, as is a cash bar.

SIU Homecoming Oct. 24-25

Plan to attend the 2014 SIU Homecoming Celebration the weekend of Oct. 24-25.  The campus will be “Wild With Pride,” when the Salukis host Indiana State in a 6 p.m. football game Saturday.  To see a schedule of events, click here.  Go to www.homecoming.siu.edu for updates as the weekend approaches.

Do You Have A Story?

Salukis everywhere will soon be celebrating the Homecoming festivities with friends and family. Many alumni will talk about old times as well as what is going on in their life now.  Everyone has a story to tell.  Let us hear yours at www.siu.alumni.com/tellus.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sep
23
Working in Corporate Finance
Date:  Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time:  11:00 a.m. (CDT)

Building a successful career starts with having the right skills.  Join us and continue your commitment to make the next job search faster, easier and more productive.  This event is hosted by Ivan Lenev, a lead Financial Analyst at Rackspace.  To register and attend this event, please click here.
Sep
24
From cosmopolitan Cape Town to the power of Victoria Falls to the remote wilds of Botswana, this is the complete African travel experience. And that’s just the start. Multiple game drives and traditional culinary experiences provide the perfect blend of culture and thrills.
Sep
25
Structuring Your Case Interview Notes
Date:  Thursday, September 25, 2014
Time:  11:00 a.m. (CDT)

Building a successful career starts with having the right skills.  Join us and continue your commitment to make the next job search faster, easier and more productive.  This event is hosted by Alex Ribera, a former Consultant at McKinsey & Co. To register and attend this event, please click here.
Sep
27
It’s time to tailgate with the Salukis! The SIU Alumni Association will host the traditional membership tailgates on Saluki Row, north of the SIU Arena. Join us for the pregame festivities starting at 2:30 p.m. and running until 30 minutes before kickoff. These tailgates before select SIU home football games serve as an excellent opportunity to connect with current students and reconnect with friends with whom you share a common Saluki Experience. But wait, there’s more!