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Dr. Fanta AwUnderstanding Our New World | Dr. Fanta Aw

Dr. Fanta Aw, executive director and CEO of the National Association of Foreign Student Advisers (NAFSA), an advocacy group for international education, will join the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute on June 5 at 10 a.m. for a virtual conversation as part of the Understanding Our New World series.

Ms. Aw will conversate with Institute Director John Shaw via Zoom about the transformative power of international education and the importance of international exchange programs.

Registration is free but required to view the conversation.

Register for June 5th.


Barb Brown Memorial Fund Garden PartyBarb Brown Memorial Fund Garden Party

Please join us for the annual garden party to honor the life and legacy of Barbara L. Brown, Ph.D.

All donations can be made online at BarbBrownMemorial.org or by check made out to the SIU Foundation with "Barb Brown Fund" in the note line. All proceeds go to the fund.

Proceeds of the fund will be used to continue the service and teaching legacy of Dr. Brown. The purpose and intent of the fund is to enrich the educational opportunities for students of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and promote the principle that public higher education shares a responsibility to encourage public service and serve the public good by addressing the challenges that confront our communities.

Date: Saturday June 8th, 2024

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Leavitt Family Farm
5001 Riley Lake Road
Ellis Grove, IL

Please RSVP to Karen Leavitt Stallman at 618-978-6093 or karenstallman51@gmail.com. RSVP is required due to space available.

Disability Support Services

Individuals with disabilities are welcome at all events. 

Call SIU Disability Support Services at 618/453-5738 to request accommodations.