Monday, March 31, 2014


Everyone gets a vote in the Saluki App Competition!!

Friday, March 28, 2014

VOTING STARTS MONDAY: Saluki App Competition

The game is on, and everyone gets a vote! 

We have a great group of teams competing for the 2014 Saluki App Competition titles.  Get in there and vote at, CONFIRM YOUR VOTE in the follow-up email, and share with your friends!   

Help support your SIU students!!:)

Voting is open from March 31-April 6, 2014.  Winners will be announced at the SIU Research Forum at the Student Center at 3:00 p.m.

"I am personally very impressed by the students who step up and compete.  The teams should be really proud of the quality of their submissions."
--Amy McMorrow Hunter, SIU Technology Transfer, Competition Sponsor/Supporter

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Saluki App Competition Deadline Extended and Prizes Doubled

Visit for more information and to enter.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Saluki App Competition - Deadline Approaching!

Friday, March 21st is the deadline for submissions to the Saluki App Competition.  A help session is scheduled next week:
Tuesday, March 18
11:30 a.m. -  1:30 p.m.
Woody Hall, C227
Email in advance and we'll order you a sandwich for lunch!  In the meantime, here are some FAQs (from

How do I know for sure if my idea is unique?
Does the competition require that I submit a completed and operational App?
  • No, as long as you can describe it well, have an image to show what it will look like, and a video to show what it will do, you should be OK!  Of course, you may have an advantage over competitors if you can demonstrate a working App.;)  Read the Guidelines for information about submission requirements.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Today: Saluki App Competition Help Session

Join in, and tell your friends too!:)
When: Today, Wednesday, March 5, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Room 160 in the Student Services Building, across the hall from the CURCA office.
What: Saluki App Competition help session; get your questions answered! 
More information: Download Flyer (PDF).

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

No Coffee Talk Today

Tech Tran Coffee Talk for today is cancelled.  Please be careful on the icy roads and sidewalks!