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The Office of University Events and Protocol serves the institution by providing guidance and leadership in the areas of event planning; recognition of our students, faculty, and alumni; protocol methodologies; commencement and convocation exercises.  The office is charged with carrying out the traditions inherent to Southern Illinois University.

Upcoming Events


Friday, Nov. 30       Service and Retirement Recognition Ceremony

Friday, Nov. 30       Faculty and Staff Appreciation Coffee

Saturday, Dec. 1    Lights Fantastic Parade

Friday, Dec. 14       Academic Excellence Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, Dec. 15  Commencement