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Southern Illinois University Carbondale at the 2023 Du Quoin State Fair

SIU Activities at Du Quoin State Fair

Friday, Aug. 25, 2023

6 p.m.

Parade canceled due to excessive heat.

Twilight Parade featuring SIU representatives:

  • Chancellor Austin A. Lane
  • Saluki Spirit Squads
  • Marching Salukis
  • WSIU

Saturday, Sept. 2, 2023

Noon - 3 pm

SIU Day at the Fair

FREE parking with an SIU student/faculty/staff ID

SIU Activities in Second Heat building

  • Take a photo with the Saluki Dogs
  • Speak to the Graduate School
  • Health & Community Outreach Education presented by the SIU School of Medicine Lincoln Scholars Program
  • STEM Education Research Center
  • Undergraduate Admissions
  • WSIU and SuperWhy
  • Alumni Association
  • Fermentation Science Institute: Fermentation of Yeast & Sugar and Sensory experiment: Guess the Flavor!
  • School of Medicine Physicians Assistant program health outreach
  • College of Business and Analytics
  • Southern Region Early Childhood Programs-SIU
  • Center for Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Aquatic Science
  • 3-D printing with the Office of Innovation and Economic Development
  • The Social Cognitive Development Lab
  • Undergraduate Admissions
  • School of Automotive informational displays
  • School of Psychological & Behavioral Science: Human-Human interface from Backyard Brains

Saturday, Sept. 2, 2023

5 - 6 p.m.

SIU Waterski Club performing ski show at the Du Quoin Fairgrounds lake