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May 19, 2022
SIU Carbondale dental hygiene students also receive CDHC certification
The dental hygiene program at Southern Illinois University (SIU) Carbondale is unique not only because it is the only school in the state to offer a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, but also because the program includes the education required to earn the community dental health coordinator (CDHC) certification.

May 19, 2022
SIU Automotive celebrates 70-year history
Carbondale, Ill.—Whether the work was in temporary military buildings or a state-of-the-industry facility, the strength of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s nationally recognized automotive program continues to resonate through seven decades.

May 03, 2022
SIU dental hygiene graduates earn state’s only bachelor’s degrees, rare community health certifications
Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s 21 spring 2022 dental hygiene graduates not only have the rare accomplishment of earning a diploma from the only baccalaureate dental hygiene program in the state, approved by the Commission on Dental Accreditation, but they are also one of just two groups in the state to complete the online community dental health coordinator (CDHC) certification.

April 15, 2022
SIU-C Professor on World Voice Day
Saturday is World Voice Day, and Dr. Maria Claudia Franca is with the Communication Disorders and Sciences program at SIU-C. And she says, like any other part of your body, it's important to take care of your voice, and she stresses the importance of plenty of rest and water.

March 28, 2022
City of Carbondale partners with SIUC for gun violence study
CARBONDALE, Ill. (KFVS) - Amid a rise in violent crime nationwide, a southern Illinois university is tasked with finding a solution to address violence locally. The City of Carbondale and Southern Illinois University are working together to reduce gun violence.

February 16, 2022
SIU Carbondale awards Chancellor's Scholarships to high achieving local students
Seven high achieving high school seniors from throughout the region are receiving Southern Illinois University Carbondale 2022 Chancellor’s Scholarships, which covers tuition, mandatory fees, room and board for four years.

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