Wednesday, March 03, 2021


Southeast Missouri State Producing Personal Protective Equipment for Healthcare Workforce

As COVID-19 has sent students home to learn remotely for the remainder of the semester and employees to remote work sites for the coming weeks, Southeast Missouri State University is unusually quiet. But breaking that deafening silence is the innovation and dedication of faculty and staff working rapidly to engineer Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the local healthcare community. The …
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Emergency Relief Fund Supports Students During COVID-19

With the sudden disruption of life at Southeast Missouri State University and in communities around the world, our students are facing uncertain times that come with new challenges and, in many cases, unexpected costs. All faculty and staff are working hard to help our students move forward with their education. Thank you!  If you wish to help address the urgent …
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SoutheastHEALTH Foundation Seeking New Thermometer Donations

SoutheastHEALTH, the Cape Girardeau Police Department and the Cape Girardeau Fire Department are seeking donations of new thermometers to screen their employees for COVID-19 symptoms upon arrival to work. A secure monitored drop off is available between 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, at the SoutheastHEALTH Foundation office, 1849 Broadway, or by calling (573) 519-4920.

Tornado Warning and SE Alerts System Being Tested at Noon Wednesday, April 1

Even in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, communities are not immune from the threat of severe weather and tornadic activity as witnessed over the weekend in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Southeast will test its tornado warning siren system and SE Alerts notification system at noon Wednesday, April 1. Employees using VPN to remote into their work computer will see a test message from the desktop notification system (Alertus) appear on their screen at noon if their work computer is connected to the University’s local area network. Employees who are not remoted into their work computer during the duration of the test, will not see the message. In the event of severe weather, the test will be postponed. The Cities of Cape Girardeau and Jackson, along with Cape Girardeau County, also will conduct their regularly scheduled drill on Wednesday, April 1, at noon to ensure that all storm sirens are operating properly. Even if you are working remotely at home, please use this time to prepare yourself and others for a severe weather event. For more information on SE Alerts, visit For faculty and staff to verify and update their contact information for SE Alerts, follow these instructions.


Southeast Public Relations Professor Named Editor of AEJMC’s ‘Journalism History’

Dr. Pam Parry, chair of the Department of Mass Media at Southeast Missouri State University, has been named the next editor of the History Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s (AEJMC) journal, “Journalism History.” Parry, who teaches media history at Southeast, will serve as an apprentice under current editor Greg Borchard (University of Nevada, Las …
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Celebrate the Top Moments of 2019-20

Celebrate the top moments of 2019-2020 at Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday each week, top moments will be shared from Southeast Missouri’s outstanding season.

Redhawks Ranked 21st in Final CollegeInsider Mid-Major Top 25

Southeast Missouri's women's basketball team was ranked 21st in the final Mid-Major Poll. SEMO ended the 2019-2020 season with a 25-7 overall record and a 14-4 mark in Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play. The Redhawks were crowned OVC Tournament Champions and earned the automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.

Lawson Named 2020 USA Gymnastics Coach of the Year

Southeast Missouri’s Ashley Lawson was named the 2020 USA Gymnastics Ken Anderson Coach of the Year.
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Kaziska, Solorzano-Caruso, Slee Recognized by USA Gymnastics

Anna Kaziska and Dahlia Solorzano-Caruso combined for five 2020 First-Team All-American honors and Mackenzie Slee was selected to the inaugural USA Gymnastics Women's Collegiate Nationals Senior All-Star Team, USA Gymnastics.

Dodd, Wilber Ranked by D1 Baseball

D1 Baseball ranked Southeast Missouri's Dylan Dodd and Tyler Wilber among the top hitters and pitchers of their respective classes.
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