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Childress Scholarship Grows Benefitting Business Students

James and Rosemary “Dee” Childress' scholarship helps business students in paying tuition, fees, books, apartment expenses, medical and vehicle insurance bills and other costs of living. Their total contributions to SIU were $2,040,000.

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Scholarship honors longtime business professor

High school sweethearts Patricia and Marvin Tucker from Paducah, Ky., enjoyed a life well lived. Married young, the couple attended Western Kentucky State University together, where they both received bachelor’s degrees. Following that, they moved to Indiana where Marvin earned his master’s in accountancy. Upon graduation, he was awarded a scholarship to pursue a Ph.D. in Accounting at the University of Alabama.

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Business alumnus Lynn McPheeters donates to help future business Salukis succeed

Growing up on a farm near Canton, F. Lynn McPheeters never imagined he would become the chief financial officer and vice president of Caterpillar Inc. Now, he’s donating $1 million to Southern Illinois University Carbondale, his alma mater, to help future Salukis succeed.

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Sahlin establishes scholarship for CoBA

Bill Sahlin has lived and worked all over the world, but he hasn’t forgotten the role SIU played in his life over 50 years ago. “I enjoyed my experience at SIU tremendously. Coming from urban Chicago to a small-town beautiful environment was refreshing. I worked at Neeley Hall as a maintenance manager at night and took classes during the day. Between that job and the scholarship I received, I managed to make ends meet,” said Sahlin.

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