2019 AMERICAN AIRLINES AVIATION CAREER DAY SCHEDULED
The American Airlines Aviation Career Day has been scheduled for April 27, 2019. We are happy to have American Airlines flying students to our campus. This event is designed for high school students in the Chicago area who are interested in aviation. The event begins at 6 a.m. with check-in at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago for a flight to Southern Illinois Airport at Carbondale-Murphysboro, Illinois. The selected students will be flown to Carbondale to tour SIU's aviation facilities, the main SIU campus, the SIU Student Center, and Recreation Center. Students will be flown back to Chicago by around 5:30 p.m. the same day.
Registration is now closed. Those selected will be receiving an email with further information.
SIU Aviation Spring Career Fair
The 2019 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Aviation Career Fair is hosted by the Rotor and Wing Club and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity with an aim to invite vendors of the aviation industry to recruit highly skilled and trained Aviation Technology and Flight students. On behalf of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, the Rotor and Wing Ambassadors, and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity we invite you to the April 12th, 2019 Spring Career Fair.
Flying Salukis Win Regional Championship
Please join us in congratulating the Flying Saluki’s for their recent win at the SAFECON Region 8 flying competition hosted by Purdue University. The competition at this event included Purdue University and Lewis University. The Salukis won the overall event trophy and came in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in most of the individual events as well! Read more on SIU Today.
The Salukis came in first overall and first in nearly all of the individual events too! This is their 8th straight regional title. Now they move on to the National competition in May!